Chris King and his team of engineers developed from the proven R45 hubs, a slight disc compatible hubset is expressly designed for the new era of equipped with disc brake road and cyclocross -Bikes.
Every little detail of the hub is revised and much scratch, dimensions and materials included. Remained the same is only one thing - the soul of King hubs - Consistently good maintainability, high stability and huge 5 year warranty.
The R45 disc hubs are built to meet the requirements that are expected to Chris King components in terms of long-term performance, durability and ease of maintenance, even with the world's most demanding road and cyclocross riders are met. The hub assembly has an exquisitely edited 6-hole disc mount that blends seamlessly with elegant design with the rest of the hub body. This makes for a beautiful appearance and perfect integration.
The front hub maintains the traditional 100 mm wide, while the rear hub with 135 mm wide for the new industry standard for the disc compatible road and cyclocross bikes is designed.
The highlight of the rear hub of the sprocket freewheel with 45 teeth made of titanium, which successfully performs his duties even in the R45. The material titanium was chosen not only because of its light weight, but also because it does not sound quite as aggressive with the lower in comparison to the classic design number of teeth, but nevertheless Chris King characteristic.
The R45 disc hub pair has its own, also completely new, sealed bearings all stainless steel. As each camp is Chris King these ago in Portland, Oregon itself. Each individual is then checked by hand on perfect precision and smoothness. The Chris King's own, special bearing design has it more rolling elements, which results in a higher durability and accuracy. The R45 disc storage additionally have particularly lightweight, low-friction seals for fast and easy rolling. The icing on the cake is the particularly light, feasible only with an Allen wrench and a knife maintenance.
Mounting width: 100 mm
axle : one-piece
Shaft diameter: 17 mm
bearing : multiple sealed bearings
Number of holes: 28, 32
Color: black, silver, red, blue, pewter, pink, green, gold, mango
Spoke hole circle diameter: 57.4 mm
Center-right flange: 30.6 mm
Center-left flange: 22.3 mm
Flange distance: 52.9 mm
Weight: 162 g (manufacturer)
Scope of supply: Front Hub
The last picture shows only the possible colors.