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Old 7th January 2019
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Depends on what and how you ride. Laced wheels are more flexible and durable. That is why they are mandated for moto cross bikes. Cast wheels resist torque warping and require less maintenance. Although they tend to break relatively easily. As for looks? One man's classic beauty is another's butt ugly.
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