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ICAN 700C Light Weight Road Bike Carbon Wheelset Clincher 38mm Basalt Brake Surface Rim Brake Only 1460g (Classic Wheels)

  • 100% carbon fiber T700 with high-temperature carbon braking surface road bike 700c rim
  • AERO BLADED SPOKES-increase wheel strength and improve aerodynamic speed
  • ICAN standard road bike 6 pawls hub R23-Shimano 10/11 speeds
  • Weight:1420+-20g
  • Guarantee 2 years

How To Choose The Best Carbon Wheelset

What Is The Purpose Of A Carbon Wheelset?

Carbon wheelsets are very popular among cyclists because they provide many benefits including weight savings, aerodynamic performance, durability, and comfort. Carbon wheelsets are lighter than aluminum wheelsets by approximately 20%. Because of these advantages, carbon wheelsets are becoming more common in road racing bikes. However, there are still many questions regarding why someone would choose a carbon wheelset over other types of bicycle wheels. Let’s take a closer look at the pros and cons of using carbon wheelsets.

Weight Savings

The biggest advantage of choosing a carbon wheelset is its lightness compared with traditional steel wheels. For example, a typical set of alloy rims weighs around 10 ounces while a set of carbon rims weigh only 5-6 ounces. That’s a significant amount of weight saved! In addition, carbon wheelsets are typically stronger than steel wheelsets. This makes them ideal for high speed cycling where strength matters most. If you ride fast enough, you might notice that your tires start to slip during hard efforts. With a strong wheelset, you won’t experience tire slippage as frequently. Another benefit of lightweight wheelsets is that they allow you to go faster. Since carbon wheels are so light, you can maintain higher speeds for longer periods of time. Also, since carbon wheels are stiffer than steel wheels, they reduce vibration which improves rider comfort.

Durability

Another great thing about carbon wheelsets is that they are extremely durable. Unlike steel wheels, carbon wheelsets cannot rust. In fact, carbon wheelsets are actually resistant to heat too. Most riders who race on carbon wheelsets report no issues with overheating. Even though carbon wheelsets are incredibly durable, they aren’t indestructible. Like anything else, carbon wheelsets can be damaged if you drop them or hit them with something heavy. But, unlike steel wheels, carbon wheelsets are unlikely to break apart due to impact forces.

Comfort

One of the best reasons to choose a carbon wheelset is improved comfort. While steel wheels are comfortable, they are also quite noisy. Steel wheels create noise whenever they rotate. This creates discomfort for both the cyclist and those riding behind him/her. Carbon wheelsets are quieter than steel wheelsets. Although they are slightly heavier than steel wheels, they are significantly quieter. This reduces fatigue and increases overall comfort.

Cost

Finally, another reason to choose a carbon wheelset is affordability. Compared with steel wheelsets, carbon wheelsets are cheaper. Alloy wheelsets are priced similarly. So, if you're willing to pay for quality, carbon wheels are definitely worth considering.

The Importance of Purchasing a Quality Carbon Wheelset

Carbon wheelsets are becoming more popular with cyclists because of the many benefits they provide. Not only does a high-quality set give you a smoother ride, but it also makes riding easier by reducing vibration and shock absorption. In addition, these sets last longer than other types of bicycle components due to their superior durability. If you're interested in getting into cycling, there are several different options available for you to choose from. One option is to purchase a complete bicycle, which includes everything needed to start riding. Another option is to purchase individual parts, including wheels, pedals, and handlebars. Still another option is to purchase a readymade bicycle, which comes fully assembled and ready to go. Regardless of which type of bicycle you decide to purchase, be sure to invest in a good quality set of carbon wheels.

Benefits of High-Quality Sets

There are numerous advantages to using a high-quality set of carbon wheels. First, they reduce vibrations and shocks, making the ride smoother and more comfortable. Second, they improve performance by allowing you to pedal faster and farther while maintaining control. Third, they increase safety by preventing injuries caused by falling objects. Finally, they ensure long lasting service by protecting the frame and fork from corrosion and rusting.

How To Choose Between Various Types of Bicycle Components

Although there are many different kinds of bicycles available today, most riders prefer to purchase readymade bikes rather than assemble their own. However, before you purchase a readymade bike, you must know exactly what kind of bike you want.

There are three main categories of bicycles: road racing, mountain biking, and hybrid/commuter. Each category has its own unique characteristics, so choosing the right bicycle depends upon your preferences. For example, road racers typically have larger frames and higher gears, whereas commuters have smaller frames and lower gears. Mountain bikers enjoy trails and dirt roads, while hybrids are designed for commuting around town.

Types of Bicycles Available Today

Road racing bicycles are built for speed and endurance. Road racers are generally lightweight and aerodynamic, although heavier models exist. Most road racers have large front and rear tires, along with disc brakes. Road racers are ideal for fast paced rides, especially those who wish to compete in races. Mountain bikes are designed for rugged terrain and rough terrains. Mountain bikes are typically heavy duty and durable, with small tires and fixed gear drivetrains. Hybrid bicycles combine features of both road and mountain bikes. Hybrids are great for city commutes since they allow you to travel quickly yet comfortably. Commuters are typically equipped with low gearing and wide tires. Commuters are best suited for short trips, such as traveling between homes or offices.

Choosing a Bike That Fits Your Needs

Once you've decided which type of bicycle you'd like to purchase, you'll need to determine whether you want a single speed or geared model. Single speeds are simple and easy to maintain; however, they aren't very efficient. Gear systems are more complex, but they are more efficient. Gears enable you to change the ratio of forward motion to reverse movement depending on the terrain.

Features To Look For When Buying A Carbon Wheelset

The most important thing to know before purchasing a set of carbon wheels is whether or not they're compatible with your frame size. If you're unsure of which size fits your frame, take measurements using a tape measure and compare those numbers to the sizing chart provided by the manufacturer.

There are two main types of bicycle frames; steel and aluminum. Steel frames are generally lighter weight and more durable than aluminum ones. However, they aren't nearly as flexible as aluminum frames. Aluminum frames are typically stiffer and stronger than steel frames, making them ideal for racing bikes. But because of their flexibility, they are great for road biking too. Most modern bicycles use either aluminum or titanium alloy tubing. Titanium has become increasingly popular due to its lightness and strength.

Cavity-Wall Tubing

Tubular construction is a common method of building frames. In tubular construction, tubes form the structural backbone of the frame. There are three different ways to build a frame. One type uses solid walls throughout the entire frame. Another uses hollow sections called "cavities." Cavity walled frames are strong yet lightweight. Finally, there is another option called "cavity-wall" construction. With cavity-wall construction, only certain areas of the frame are constructed with cavities while other parts remain solid. This gives the frame a unique appearance, allowing manufacturers to create many different styles.

Hubless Design

Some newer models of bicycles include hubless designs. Hubless design eliminates the need for spokes and bearings. Instead, these wheels rely on tension created by elastic bands to hold everything together. Some of the advantages of hubless designs include increased speed and decreased maintenance costs.

Weight

One of the biggest benefits of carbon wheelsets is their low weight. Weight plays a big role in determining performance. Lighter weight makes riding faster easier and more enjoyable. Because carbon is so light, it doesn't require special tools to install. All you need is a wrench to tighten bolts.

Durability

Carbon is extremely hardy material. It's very resistant to heat and cold weather conditions. It's also incredibly tough. That being said, it does break down eventually. As with anything else, regular care is needed to ensure maximum longevity.

Sizing

As mentioned above, the number one rule when choosing a carbon wheelset is to match your frame size. Once you've determined which size fits your frame, you must decide between 700x23mm or 650b tires. Both tire widths fit into standard rims. The larger 23mm tires provide greater traction and stability. The smaller 650b tires give riders more control and maneuverability.

Different Types of Carbon Wheelsets

There are many different kinds of bicycle wheels available today. Some of these include aluminum alloy wheels, steel alloy wheels, titanium alloy wheels, magnesium alloy wheels, and carbon wheels. Each type has its advantages and disadvantages. For example, aluminum alloy wheels are light weight and strong, while steel alloy wheels are heavy and durable. Titanium alloy wheels are very expensive, however, they are extremely lightweight. Magnesium alloy wheels are inexpensive, yet they are brittle and break down quickly. Carbon wheels are the most popular choice among cyclists because they provide excellent performance with minimal weight. However, there are several factors that determine which kind of wheelset you choose. First, you must decide whether you prefer a road racing bike or mountain biking bike. Second, you must decide between a fixed gear or freewheel drivetrain. Third, you must decide between a single speed or geared hubset. Finally, you must decide between tubeless tires or conventional tubes. Let’s take a closer look at each option.

Road Racing Bike

The best way to describe a road racing bike is that it is designed specifically for long distance riding. Road racing bikes are typically equipped with drop bars, flat handlebars, wide rims, and disc brakes. The frame geometry of a road racing bike is generally more upright than other bicycles. Because of this, road racing bikes are great for climbing hills and sprinting downhill. In addition, road racing bikes are built to withstand high speeds and rough terrain. If you plan to ride a lot of races, then you might be interested in purchasing a road racing bike.

Mountain Biking Bike

If you enjoy spending time outdoors, then you probably already know that mountain biking is a fun activity. Mountain bikers ride trails that are steep and rocky. Mountain bikes are designed to climb mountains and descend them safely. Mountain bikes are typically equipped with suspension forks, front and rear shocks, and knobby tires. Mountain bikes are commonly referred to as “all-mountain” bikes because they are capable of handling both dirt roads and paved paths. Mountain biking is a great form of exercise and outdoor recreation. Many people who love mountain biking also enjoy trail running. Trail runners run along trails that are set aside for hiking and mountain biking.

Fixed Gear Drivetrain

This option refers to a bicycle where the pedals turn directly connected to the chain ring. Fixed gears allow riders to pedal continuously without stopping. Fixed gears are ideal for those who wish to maintain a steady pace throughout a race. Riders who use fixed gears are able to accelerate faster than riders using a freehub driven by a derailleur. Freehub driven systems are common on mountain bikes.

Geared Hubset

Hubsets refer to the mechanism that connects the crankset to the sprocket assembly. Gearing refers to how fast the rider turns the pedals relative to the ground. Direct drive hubsets require the rider to manually shift the chain into position before pedaling. Indexed shifters automatically adjust the chain based on the current gear setting.

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ICAN 38mm Carbon Road Bike Wheelset 700C Rim Brake Sapim CX-Ray Spokes Only 1370g/3.02lbs Cincher 23mm Width Rim

  • ICAN 38mm depth 23mm wide carbon rim , fit for 700x23c and 700x25c tire, best for climbing and sprinting
  • ICAN standard hub 6 pawls hub (The free hub body come with a 6 pawls system which doubles the point of engagement in our road hub from 24 to 48) with sapim spokes
  • Weight: 1370+-20g [600+-10g(1.32+-0.02lbs)/770+-10g(1.70+-0.02lbs)] , rider weight limit: 220lbs /100kg
  • ICAN 38mm wheelset is built and finished by hand(completely hand-built) including the full quality control inspection before packing the item.
  • Package included: 1 x wheelset , 1 x skewer , 2 x brake pads , 1 x rim tape
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ICAN 86mm Carbon Time Trial Wheelset Triathlon Aero Road Bike Clincher Tubeless Ready 6 Pawls Hub 1920g (Standard Wheelset)

  • 86mm deep 27mm wide rim is the most aerodynamic rim we offer. Ideal for long flat rides, triathlons, and time trials
  • Standard hub 6 pawls hub - 48 point of engagement with aero blade spokes
  • Weight: 1920+-20g ( 870+-10g/1050+-10g ) , rider weight limit: 110kg
  • Package included: 1 x wheelset , 1 x skewer , 2 x brake pads , 1 x rim tape
  • 2 year warranty for manufacturer defects, lifetime crash replacement program (discount for new wheels)
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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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#6

Superteam Carbon Fiber Road Bike Wheels 700C Clincher Wheelset 50mm Matte 23 Width (Transparent Decal)

  • Material: Toray T700c Full Carbon Fiber
  • est:Pass EN quality standard test
  • Weight:1565g±30g/pair excluding skewers
  • Warranty:1years under normal usage
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#7

SunRise Bike Carbon Fiber Road Wheelset Clincher Wheels 50mm Depth R13 Hub Decal Bicycle Rims

  • 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: 2 years under normal usage
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#8

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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#9

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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#10

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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#11

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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#12

Superteam 50mm Disc Brake Road Bicycle Wheelset 700c 25mm Carbon Clincher Wheel

  • Material: Carbon Fiber-Toray T700
  • Test: All pass EN quality standard test
  • Rim Finish: 3k Matte(thirty percent matte)
  • Weight: 1780g±30g/pair
  • Customized: Yes
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#13

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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#14

SUPERTEAM 700c Carbon Bicycle Wheel Front 60mm Rear 88mm Clincher Wheelset with Transparent Decal

  • Material: Carbon Fiber-Toray T700
  • Test: All pass EN quality standard test
  • Rim Finish: 3k Matte
  • Weight: 1720g±30g/pair
  • Logo Painting: Could be customized according to your need
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#15

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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#16

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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#17

Superteam Bike Wheel Clincher 700C Carbon Wheelset 38/50/60/88 UD Matte (38mm 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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#18

Superteam 38/50/60/88mm Carbon Wheelset 700c Clincher 23mm Wheel UD Matte Finish (38mm/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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#19

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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#20

SUPERTEAM 50/88 Carbon Wheelset 700C U Shape

  • Professional carbon fiber wheelset,Front 50mm depth rear 88mm depth different size Looks more different。
  • U Shape 25mm width Riding more smoothly,With the basalt brake surface, it is more resistant to high temperatures
  • Warranty:2 Years,If you have any problems during use, please contact us first, our wheels have 2year warranty, not intentional damage, we will replace them for free.
  • 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.
  • The matrix of the carbon fiber composite material wheel set is surrounded by a large number of independent fibers in the form of a continuous phase. When this multi-phase material is impacted, visible cracks appear,Even if a small number of fibers are broken, it will be quickly redistributed,To the unbroken fibers, the structure is still load-bearing, and the wheel still retains most of its strength, which greatly improves the safety of riding.
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#21

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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#22

60mm Carbon Wheel Sets Road Bike 700C Wheelset Tubeless Ready Road Cycling Wheels 28mm 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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#23

ICAN Alpha 50 Carbon Road Bike Wheelset Clincher Tubeless Ready Rim Brake 700C 1570g 20/24 Holes

  • Carbon fiber T700 road bike 700c carbon rim 50mm depth 25mm width
  • Light Novatec A291SB-SL/F482SB-SL J-Bend Hub
  • J-Bend Pillar SA1432 Spokes
  • Weight Total: 1570+-20g (685+-10g / 885+-10g)
  • Package included: 1 pair wheels , 1 pair skewer , 1 set brake pads , 1 pair rim tape
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#24

Superteam 38mm Carbon Tubeless Wheelset Disc Brake Road Bike Wheels 700c 31mm Width (Center Lock, Thru-Axle Type Front 12 * 100mm Rear 12 * 142mm)

  • 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 disc-brake road bike wheel
  • Warranty:1 years under normal usage
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#25

Superteam Carbon Disc Brake Wheelset 700c 50/25mm Paint-Free Wheel Clincher Road Bike

  • 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 disc-brake road bike wheel
  • Warranty:2 years under normal usage
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