Switching to wider rims can dramatically increase the volume of a given tyre.
Which Increases the distance between the bead seats and has the additional benefit of flattening out the tyre’s sidewalls giving the tyre more support and helping it to resist rolling or squirming at low pressures.
lower pressures can often be used which leads to better traction, control and comfort.
Tubeless compatibility on all new Maxlight wheels (we recommend: tubeless kits from Effetto)
Thru axles increase stiffness. 142mm (rear) and 100mm (front).
32 Hole drillings and 3 x Lacing. Robust build for UK Riding.
Double-butted spokes: These are lightweight spokes that are thinner in the middle (e.g. going from 2mm to 1.8mm and back to 2mm again) to save weight and reduce ride stiffness, without compromising on wheel strength.
Alloy nipples reduce weight at the crucial point of the wheel to help acceleration.
10/11spd Shimano compatible and XD driver option.
• Tubeless Compatible Rim 6061H-T6 Heat Treated
Estimated Rim Weight = 460g
32h 3x lacing
Depth 18mm, Ext Width 40mm, Int Width 35mm
40mm wide is perfect for 2.3”-3”
Thru axle 110mm x 15mm front, 148mm x 12mm rear
10/11 speed Shimano freehub 4 pawl (SRAM XD available)
Centrelock disc mount
Sealed cartridge bearings
Lock Rings and QR Adaptors included.
• Spokes and Nipples:
Double butted black spokes
Black alloy nipples
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