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Tech FAQ: Rims and Pressure to Fail

Singletrack.com's resident wrench, Lennard Zinn, has a word to the wise: If you're buying superlight disc-brake wheels, DO NOT inflate to the rated pressure on the side of the tire.

Tested: Avid Elixir 3 Hydraulic Disc Brakes

When considering bike components, lower price can mean inferior performance. Singletrack.com's one-man wrecking crew Zach White says that's not necessarily the case with SRAM's new Avid Elixir 3 hydraulic disc brakes.