Chris King and his team of engineers developed from the proven R45 hub, 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 completely new dimensions and materials included. Has remained the same, only one - 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 a machined exquisitely 6 hole disc brake mounts that seamlessly merges with elegant design with the rest of the hub body. This ensures a beautiful appearance and perfect integration.
The front hub retains 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 toothed disc freewheel with 45 teeth made of titanium, which successfully performed its work already in the R45. The material titanium 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 disc hub 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.
Mounting width: 135 mm
axle: one piece
Shaft diameter: 17 mm
bearing: multiple sealed bearings
Number of holes: 28, 32
Freewheel body: aluminum, compatible with Campagnolo 10-11 speed systems
Color: black, silver, red, blue, titanium | path, pink, green, gold, orange | mango
Weight: 281 g (manufacturer)
Spoke bolt circle diameter: 57.4 mm
Center-right flange: 19.3 mm
Center-left flange: 34.3 mm
Flange distance: 53.6 mm
Delivery: rear hub with Campagnolo compatible freewheel