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Wheel Master Rear Bicycle Wheel 26 x 1.75/2.125 36H, Steel, Bolt On, Black

  • Rear wheel, Bolt on
  • Black rim, Steel
  • Hub: 5/6 speed freewheel
  • Spokes: 14G chrome

How To Choose The Best Carbon Bicycle Wheels

What Is The Purpose Of A Carbon Bicycle Wheels?

Carbon bicycles wheels are lightweight, strong, durable, and aerodynamic. They're designed with specific features to improve performance and efficiency. Carbon wheelsets are typically lighter than steel rims because there are no spokes. Instead, carbon fiber is woven into the rim itself. This makes these wheels stronger and more rigid than traditional aluminum rims.

Benefits of Using Carbon Rims

There are many benefits to using carbon wheels. For starters, they weigh less than other types of wheel sets. In addition, carbon wheels are extremely light weight which improves speed and agility. Because of its strength and durability, carbon wheels last longer than most other types of wheels. Finally, carbon wheels are very aerodynamic. This reduces drag and increases speed by reducing wind resistance.

How Do Carbon Wheels Perform?

The best way to describe the performance of carbon wheels is to compare them to aluminum wheels. Both materials perform similarly in terms of strength and durability. However, carbon wheels are slightly faster than aluminum wheels due to their reduced weight. Also, carbon wheels are significantly lighter than aluminum wheels. As a result, carbon wheels provide greater acceleration and top speeds.

Are There Any Drawbacks To Using Carbon Wheels?

While carbon wheels are great for racing bikes, they aren't ideal for everyday riding. Due to their lower weight, carbon wheels are prone to flexing and breaking. If you ride regularly, you might be interested in purchasing a set of alloy wheels. Alloy wheels are heavier than carbon wheels, so they provide increased stability and support while maintaining the same level of comfort.

Which Type Of Wheel Set Are Best Suited For Which Bikes?

For general cycling, we recommend choosing between a standard set of 26" wheels or 700c wheels. Standard sized wheels are good for commuting and touring. 700c wheels are excellent for long distance rides. They allow riders to maintain control during extended periods of climbing and descending.

The Importance of Purchasing a Quality Carbon Bicycle Wheelset

There are many reasons why cycling enthusiasts choose to purchase a set of carbon bicycle wheels. One reason is because these wheelsets provide more aerodynamic performance compared to other types of wheel sets. Another reason is because there are several different styles of carbon bicycle wheels available today. Some of these include clinchers, tubulars, and disc brakes. Each type has its advantages and disadvantages. For example, clinchers are lighter weight and cheaper than tubulars, while tubulars are stronger and last longer than clinchers. Disc brake systems are expensive and require special tools to install. However, with proper care, these wheels can be very durable.

Benefits of Cycling With Clinchers

Clinchers are generally considered to be the lightest-weight option among the three common types of bicycle wheels. Because of this, cyclists who prefer speed and efficiency will likely gravitate towards using clinchers. In addition, since clinchers are typically lighter than other options, they allow riders to travel farther distances before needing to stop and rest. As a result, clinchers are ideal for those who enjoy long distance rides.

Advantages of Using Tubulars

Tubulars are strong and durable. Since they're constructed of steel, they're able to withstand heavy loads and rough terrain. Moreover, unlike clinchers which only have two spokes per spoke hole, tubulars have four spokes per spoke hole. This makes them stronger and more stable. Additionally, tubulars are easier to maintain and repair than clinchers. If you notice a crack in your rim, you can simply replace the damaged part rather than replacing the entire wheel.

Disadvantages of Using Disc Brakes

Disc brakes are extremely powerful and efficient. Unfortunately, this power comes with a price tag. First, disc brakes are quite costly. Second, installing disc brakes requires specialized tools. Third, disc brakes are difficult to adjust. Finally, disc brakes are prone to overheating. All of these factors contribute to making disc brakes unsuitable for beginners.

Which Type Is Best For Me?

As mentioned earlier, each type of bicycle wheels offers certain benefits and drawbacks. Therefore, choosing between these three types depends largely upon personal preference. Generally speaking, most cyclists agree that clinchers are best suited for short trips and flat roads. Tubulars are recommended for mountain biking and racing events. Lastly, disc brakes are suitable for both urban and rural riding conditions.

How To Choose Between Different Types of Bicycle Wheels

To determine which type of bicycle wheels is right for you, you must take into consideration your budget, your skill level, and your intended usage. If you plan on spending a lot of money on your bicycle, then you might want to invest in high end wheels. Alternatively, if you're planning on taking your bicycle on shorter trips around town, then you probably shouldn't pay too much attention to the design of your wheels.

Features To Look For When Buying A Carbon Bicycles Wheels

Bicycle wheelsets are available with different materials. The most common material is aluminum which has been around since the beginning of cycling. However, there are other options available today including titanium, steel, carbon fiber, and alloy. Each type of wheel comes with its advantages and disadvantages so we will discuss each of these types below.

Aluminum Bicycle Wheel Set

The aluminum bicycle wheels set is probably the oldest form of bicycle wheels. Aluminum was chosen because it was light weight and strong enough to withstand the rigors of riding. In fact, aluminum bicycles wheels are still being manufactured today. Although they are very durable, they are heavy and require more maintenance. If you ride frequently, aluminum wheels might be best suited for you.

Titanium Bicycle Wheel Set

Titanium bicycle wheels are lighter than aluminum ones. They are stronger too. Titanium bicycle wheels are typically painted black and are considered the strongest bicycle wheels available. While they are extremely lightweight, they are expensive. Because of their strength, they are ideal for racing bikes.

Steel Bicycle Wheel Set

Steel bicycle wheels are cheaper than titanium ones. Steel bicycle wheels are generally coated with chrome plating to give them a shiny finish. They are great for everyday biking because they are inexpensive and easy to maintain.

Carbon Fiber Bicycle Wheel Set

This is the newest option for bicycle wheels. Carbon fiber bicycle wheels are incredibly strong and lightweight. Unlike traditional metal bicycle wheels, carbon fiber bicycle wheels are hollow making them both light and aerodynamic. Since they are hollow, they are able to take advantage of the wind while providing excellent traction. They are also resistant to corrosion and rust.

Alloy Bicycle Wheel Set

These are the cheapest bicycle wheels on the market. Alloy bicycle wheels are typically cast iron or bronze. They are heavier than carbon fiber wheels but they last longer. Alloy bicycle wheels are good for commuting and touring because they provide good stability and durability.

Which Type Is Right For Me?

There are many factors to consider before choosing between aluminum, steel, titanium, carbon fiber, and alloy bicycle wheels. First, decide whether you plan to race or commute regularly. Next, determine whether you prefer speed or comfort. Finally, think about your budget.

Speed

If you enjoy fast rides, then you should choose a high-end bicycle wheelset. High end bicycle wheelsets are designed to handle higher speeds. Most riders who love speed will opt for a high-end bicycle wheelset.

Comfort

If you're planning to commute daily, then you should go with a low-cost bicycle wheelset. Low-cost bicycle wheelsets are built to last long term. They are perfect for commuters who travel short distances.

Cost

Finally, you must consider the price tag. There are several ways to purchase bicycle wheels. Some companies sell complete bicycle wheels sets. Others sell individual components. Still others sell only the frame.

Different Types of Carbon Bicycle Wheels

Carbon fiber has been around since the 1970’s, however, only recently has it become more popular with cyclists. The reason why is because of its light weight and durability. In fact, carbon bikes weigh less than aluminum frames by almost 50%. However, there are many different types of carbon bicycles available today. Each type offers something unique and useful to the cyclist. Here we discuss three common types of carbon bicycle wheels.

Ceramic Disc Wheel

Since then, these wheels have found themselves on mountain bikes and road bikes alike. Ceramic discs provide excellent traction while maintaining low rolling resistance. Because of this, they are great for long distance rides where speed isn’t necessarily important. If you ride fast enough, you might notice a slight increase in drag due to the spinning nature of the ceramic discs.

Aluminum Torsion Bar

This type of wheel uses two bars which twist together to form a torsional spring. Aluminum torsion bar wheels are very durable and lightweight. They are typically used on cyclocross bikes. Cyclocross races require riders to go uphill and downhill quickly. Therefore, the ability to absorb shock is essential. Aluminium torsion bar wheels are designed to be strong and stiff so that they can withstand the forces created during a race.

Butted Tubular Tire

These tires are commonly seen on gravel bikes. Butted tubular tires are extremely flexible and allow the rider to maintain control over rough terrain. Although, they aren’t recommended for technical trails or steep hills.

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ICAN 50mm Carbon Road Bike Wheels 700C Clincher Sapim CX-Ray Spokes Rim Brake Only 1460g (Upgraded Version Wheelset)

  • ICAN 50mm depth 23mm wide carbon rim , fit for 700x23c and 700x25c tire,best all around rim with a balance of lightweight climbing ability, aerodynamic advantage and very good crosswind stability
  • ICAN standard hub 6 pawls hub - 48 point of engagement with aero sapim cx-ray spoke
  • Weight:1460+-20g (640+-10g / 820+-10g) , rider weight limit: 105kg
  • Package included: 1 pair wheels , 1 pair skewer , 1 set brake pads , 1 pair rim tape
  • 2 year warranty for manufacturer defects, lifetime crash replacement program (discount for new wheels)
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Queen Bike 88mm Carbon Wheels 700c Matte Finish Clincher

  • Material: Toray T700c Full Carbon Fiber
  • Test:Pass EN quality standard test
  • Weight:1910g±30g/pair excluding skewers
  • Warranty:1years under normal usage
  • Customized: the wheels could be customized according to your need. If you wanna make any other changes, please feel free to contact us.
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Superteam Carbon Fiber Road Bike Wheels 50mm Clincher Wheelset 700c Racing Bike Wheel (Shimano Body)

  • Rim Style:50MM Depth Clincher Rim Style With Basalt Braking Surface,Classic UD Matte Appearance.The V Shape Wind-breaking Wheel Group Shape,Better Cruising Ability.
  • Spokes:Spokes Weave is 2:1,This Will Improves Wheel Stability And Stiffness,And Each Spoke is Strictly Calibrated to Prevent Yaw Issues.
  • Hub:The Hub Has a High-performance Six-Pawl Shape with Best strength and Supports Most of the Groupset on the market,it Fit For Shiman0 and Campy8/9/10/11 speeds.
  • TEST:All Of Superteam Wheel Was Pass UCI Approved And EN Standard under SGS test Also 2Years Warranty,Our factory has its own inspection machine, each wheel goes through strict inspection test before sale.
  • Material:Carbon Wheels are Light but the Strength is Very Strong, and the Impact Absorption Performance is Good,It Can Increase the Speed and Reduce the Physical Loss; The Good Absorption Performance Can Slow Down the Impact From the Road Surface and Reduce the Fatigue of the Rider,also the Bicycle Wheel Made of Carbon Fiber Composite Material has Unquestionable Acid and Alkali Corrosion Resistance.
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Superteam 700c 60mm 3k Superlight Carbon Clincher Wheelset Cycling Racing Wheels 20/24h (Shimano Body)

  • Material:Carbon Wheels are Light but the Strength is Very Strong, and the Impact Absorption Performance is Good,It Can Increase the Speed and Reduce the Physical Loss; The Good Absorption Performance Can Slow Down the Impact From the Road Surface and Reduce the Fatigue of the Rider,also the Bicycle Wheel Made of Carbon Fiber Composite Material has Unquestionable Acid and Alkali Corrosion Resistance.
  • Rim Style: 60MM Depth Clincher Rim Style With Basalt Braking Surface,Classic UD Matte Appearance.The V Shape Wind-breaking Wheel Group Shape,Better Cruising Ability.
  • Spokes:Spokes Weave is 2:1,This Will Improves Wheel Stability And Stiffness,And Each Spoke is Strictly Calibrated to Prevent Yaw Issues.
  • Hub:The Hub Has a High-performance Six-Pawl Shape with Best strength and Supports Most of the Groupset on the market,it Fit For Shiman0 and Campy8/9/10/11 speeds.
  • TEST:All Of Superteam Wheel Was Pass UCI Approved And EN Standard under SGS test Also 2Years Warranty,Our factory has its own inspection machine, each wheel goes through strict inspection test before sale.
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Superteam 50mm Clincher Wheelset 700c 23mm Width Cycling Racing Road Carbon Wheel Decal (White and Red Decal)

  • Material: Carbon Fiber-Toray T700
  • Test: All pass EN quality standard test
  • Rim Finish: 3k Matte
  • Weight: 1600g±30g/pair
  • Warranty: 2 years under normal usage
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Queen Bike 50mm Carbon Fiber Track Wheel Matte Finish 3K Fixed Gear Wheelset with Cog

  • Material: Toray T700c Full Carbon Fiber
  • Test:Pass EN quality standard test
  • Weight:1880g±20g/pair including cog
  • Warranty:1years under normal usage
  • Customized: the wheels could be customized according to your need. If you wanna make any other changes, please feel free to contact us.
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SunRise Bike Carbon Wheels 60mm Depth 25mm Width Clincher Wheelset 700c Road Cycling Rim

  • Material: Carbon Fiber-Toray T700
  • Test: All pass EN quality standard test
  • Rim Finish: 3K Matte
  • Weight: 1748g±30g/pair excluding skewers
  • Warranty: 1 years under normal usage
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Superteam Road Bike 3 Spoke Wheelset 70mm Clincher Carbon Wheel with Matte Finish

  • Material: Carbon Fiber-Toray T700
  • Test: All pass EN quality standard test
  • Rim Finish: 3k Matte
  • Weight: 1995g±20g/pair
  • Cassette Body: fit for Shiman0 8/9/10/11 speed
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Aurora Racing Factory Price 70mm Road 3 Spoke Aero Race Wheel 700C Clincher Road Race Bicycle Wheelset (Road Front+Rear Wheels)

  • The basalt fiber is bonded to the braking surface to minimize heat buildup and improve overall stopping performance of the carbon wheel.
  • U shaped 22.5mm wide carbon wheels achieve best performance in crosswinds and cornering
  • AURORA RACING Carbon Wheels meet EN Standard,with 1 year warranty guarantee under normal usage
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SUPERTEAM 88mm Carbon Clincher Fixed Gear Bike Wheelset 23mm Single Speed Wheel

  • Material: Carbon Fiber-Toray T700
  • Test: All pass EN quality standard test
  • Rim Finish: UD Matte
  • Weight: 2200g±30g/pair excluding cog
  • Warranty: 2 years under normal usage
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Aurora Racing 2 Pair of Carbon Brake Pads Carbon Wheels Cushions Cork Brake Shoes Suitable Carbon Rims Use

  • Special inserts designed for carbon bike shoes .
  • Can be used on any tubular or clincher rim with a carbon braking surface.
  • Developed as a response to the intense heat caused by braking on carbon.
  • These pads are designed for wheels with carbon rims and employ a composite polymer to reduce glazing and offer consistent brake response.
  • Not for use on aluminium braking surfaces.
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SunRise Bike 25mm U-Shape Wheel 50mm Carbon Fiber Bike Wheelset 700c Clincher

  • Material: Carbon Fiber-Toray T700
  • The Wheels are UCI approved and All pass EN quality standard test
  • Cassette body: fit for shiman0 8/9/10/11 speed
  • Braking system: suitable for V-brake road bike wheel
  • Warranty: 1 years under normal usage
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SUPERTEAM Carbon Fiber Disc Brake Wheelset 700c Road Wheel 25mm Width UD Matt 30/40/45/55mm (40mm, CX3 Hub Center Lock 12100-12142mm Thrux Axle)

  • Hub type: 6olt or center lock type (very important!!)
  • Hub Size:9*100-10*135(QR) / 12*100-12*142mm or 15*100-12*142mm (Thrux axle)
  • Warranty:1years under normal usage
  • Customized: the wheels could be customized according to your need. If you wanna make any other changes, please feel free to contact us.
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Superteam Bike Wheel Clincher 700C Carbon Wheelset 38/50/60/88 UD Matte (88mm Depth)

  • Material:Carbon Wheels are Light but the Strength is Very Strong, and the Impact Absorption Performance is Good,It Can Increase the Speed and Reduce the Physical Loss; The Good Absorption Performance Can Slow Down the Impact From the Road Surface and Reduce the Fatigue of the Rider,also the Bicycle Wheel Made of Carbon Fiber Composite Material has Unquestionable Acid and Alkali Corrosion Resistance.
  • Rim Style:50MM Depth Clincher Rim Style With Basalt Braking Surface,Classic UD Matte Appearance.
  • Spokes:Spokes Weave is 2:1,This Will Improves Wheel Stability And Stiffness,And Each Spoke is Strictly Calibrated to Prevent Yaw Issues.
  • Hub:The Hub Has a High-performance Six-Pawl Shape with Best strength and Supports Most of the Groupset on the market,it Fit For Shiman0 and Campy8/9/10/11 speeds
  • TEST:All Of Superteam Wheel Was Pass UCI Approved And EN Standard under SGS test Also 2Years Warranty,Our factory has its own inspection machine, each wheel goes through strict inspection test before sale.
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Superteam Carbon Fiber Road Bike Wheels 700C Clincher Wheelset 50mm Matte 23 Width (Glossy Black)

  • Rim Style:50mm Depth Clincher Rim Style With Basalt Braking Surface,Classic 3K Matte Appearance.The V Shape Wind-breaking Wheel Group Shape,Better Cruising Ability.
  • Spokes:Spokes Weave is 2:1,This Will Improves Wheel Stability And Stiffness,And Each Spoke is Strictly Calibrated to Prevent Yaw Issues.
  • Hub:The Hub Has a High-performance Six-Pawl Shape with Best strength and Supports Most of the Groupset on the market,it Fit For Shiman0 and Campy8/9/10/11 speeds.
  • Cassette Body:Shim/Sram 8/9/10/11 Speed available
  • TEST:All Of Superteam Wheel Was Pass UCI Approved And EN Standard under SGS test Also 2Years Warranty,Our factory has its own inspection machine, each wheel goes through strict inspection test before sale.
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Superteam 38/50/60/88mm Carbon Wheelset 700c Clincher 23mm Wheel UD Matte Finish (50mm/23mm)

  • Material: Carbon Fiber-Toray T700
  • Test: All pass EN quality standard test
  • Cassette body: fit for shiman0 8/9/10/11 speed
  • Braking system: suitable for V-brake road bike wheel
  • Warranty: 1 years under normal usage
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Superteam 50/25mm UD Matte Finish Wheel 700c Carbon Wheelset Clincher (Black)

  • Material: Carbon Fiber-Toray T700
  • The Wheels are UCI approved and All pass EN quality standard test
  • Cassette body: fit for shiman0 8/9/10/11 speed
  • Warranty: 2 years under normal usage
  • Braking system: suitable for V-brake road bike wheel
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SUPERTEAM Carbon Wheel Disc Braking 45C-25 Clincher (Glossy Black)

  • *Rim Depth:45mm Full Carbon Aerodynamic Profile
  • *Hub:WITH center lock disc brake hub CX3 thrux axle front 12*100 rear 12*142mm
  • *Rim Type:Clincher 25mm Width
  • *Rim Finish:UD Matte carbon fiber weave and UV protected treatment
  • Package included: 1 pair wheelset,1 set Rim tape,extra spokes and nipples
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SUPERTEAM 60mm Wheelset 700c Clincher 25mm U-Shape Carbon Fiber Wheel

  • Material: Carbon Fiber-Toray T700
  • Test: All pass EN quality standard test
  • Cassette body: fit for shiman0 8/9/10/11 speed
  • Braking system: suitable for V-brake road bike wheel
  • Warranty: 1 years under normal usage
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ZUKKA 27.5 Inch Bike Wheel Set,Magnesium Alloy Disc Brake Mountain Cycling Wheels/Fit for 7-10 Speed Freewheels/Quick Release Axles Bicycle Accessory

  • APPLICABLE:27.5 inch Bike wheel set,fits for 27.5”*1.75"-2.125".compatible 7/8/9/10/speed cassette freewheel.
  • HIGH QUALITY:The magnesium alloy integrated bicycle wheel set uses front and rear 10 H stainless steel spokes, aluminum alloy double disc brake ring, which can withstand 350kg of pulling force,strength and durable.
  • EXCELLENT PERFORMANCE: Fashionable colors and excellent workmanship make the bicycle wheel more energetic when riding.The bearings rotate flexibly which can bringing a light and stable riding experience.
  • EASY TO INSTALL:Quick release wheel,installation is more convenient. Front hubs115mm, rear hub 151mm.
  • INCLUDES:wheel*2, quick release*2, original high pressure tire pad *2.The Mountain Cycling Wheels are first choice for bicycle lovers.
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700c Clincher 50mm Carbon Wheelset 27 Width Carbon Road Cycling Wheels Tubeless Compatible Clincher

  • 1:Classic UD matte appearance.U-shaped wind-breaking wheel group shape, better cruising ability.
  • 2:use a high speed CNC machine to drill all the holes in our rims so they are uniform. The spoke and nipple access holes are drilled simultaneously so they match perfectly and have precise angles.
  • 3: 2:1 spokes improves wheel stability and stiffness by and stiffness by a massive 35%.
  • 4:one piece tech,stiffness has increased by 7%.
  • 5:UCI Approved & 1000 days Warranty - All elitewheels carbon road wheels are UCI approved and passed EN Standard under SGS test, with 1000 days warranty under normal usage
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US Stock 26/27.5/29" Mountain Bike Wheelset, Carbon Hub MTB Wheels Quick Release Disc Brakes, 24H Low-Resistant Flat Spokes Bike Wheel fit 7-11 Speed Cassette MTB Wheelset

  • Smooth Seal BearingMTB bike Wheel use the structure of Front 2 and Rear 5 bearings, It effectively increase the transmission efficiency, makes your long-distance riding easier.
  • Lighter StrongerMountain bike wheelset is made of carbon fiber hub, aluminum alloy rim, makes the wheelset lighter and tougher.
  • Easy InstallmentEach bike wheels equipped with a quick release lever, even if you are a beginner, you can install the mountain bike wheelset within 10s. (100 x 9mm/Front, 135 x 10mm/Rear)
  • Unique DesignThe spokes of the bicycle wheelset adopt a unique flat design, which reduces wind resistance and increases speed during riding.
  • Fast shippingBicycle wheelset will be delivered to you about 10 working days after you place your order. If there is any defective which you received, please contact us and we will give you a satisfaction solution.
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BUCKLOS Mountain Bike Wheelset 26/27.5/29 Inch, Aluminum Alloy Rim 32H Disc Brake MTB Wheelset, Quick Release Front Rear Wheels Black Bike Wheels, Fit 7-11 Speed Cassette Bicycle Wheelset

  • 【Seal Bearing】The mountain bike wheelset adopts a sealed structure, and the front wheel and the rear wheel each have two bearings, which effectively improves the transmission efficiency and greatly reduces the entry of dust.
  • 【Protect inner tube】The rim strip installed between bicycle tube and rim, protect tube from pierce by spoke during trip.
  • 【Removable design】The spline body of the rear wheel can be disassembled to facilitate the installation of cassette and the routine maintenance of the mtb wheelset.
  • 【Quick install】Each mountain bike wheelset pair is equipped with two quick release axles, corresponding to the front and rear wheels, so you can install them in a short time.
  • 【Fast shipping】Bike wheels will be delivered to you about 10 working days after you place your order. If there is any defective which you received, please contact us and we will give you a satisfaction solution.
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