As Chris and his team of engineers began to develop the new R45, all based on the motto "Light and Fast". Every little detail of the hub is revised and much completely new dimensions and materials included. Has remained the same, only one - the
Soul the King hubs - consistently good maintainability, high stability and huge 5 year warranty.
The R45 Nabenset is 20% lighter than the already lightweight Classic Hub sets. Having begun so that the front and rear wheel hub smaller and more slender, further innovation 17mm axles. No matter how hard will put curves or the pedals, for these axes, it is a breeze. Words such as twisting or bending, are foreign to them. Furthermore, a new freewheel body was developed, wtube weight has been reduced to the minimum feasible. The highlight of the new rear hub is the 45 dentate toothed disc freewheel titanium. This material was ctuben not only because of its light weight, but also because it sounds with the lower in comparison to the classic look tooth number not as aggressive, but nevertheless Chris King characteristic.
The R45 hubs pair has its own, also completely new, poems bearings made completely of stainless steel. As each stock represents Chris King these ago in Portland, Oregon itself. Each individual is here checked manually to perfect precision and smoothness. The Chris King own special bearing design has thereby more rolling elements, which results in a higher durability and accuracy. The R45 bearing additionally have particularly lightweight, low-friction seals for fast and easy rolling. A highlight is the particularly lightweight, feasible only with an Allen key and a knife maintenance.
The R45 Road hub are radially einspeichbar!
Mounting width: 100 mm
axle: one piece
Shaft diameter: 17 mm
bearing: multiple sealed bearings
Number of holes: 20, 24, 28, 32
Color: black, silver, red, blue, pewter, pink, green, gold, mango
Spoke bolt circle diameter: 39.8 mm
Center-right flange: 34.8 mm
Center-left flange: 34.8 mm
Flange distance: 69.6 mm
Weight: approx 103 g
Scope of supply: Front Hub