DT SWISS rear hub 240s Straightpull Disc 6-hole 12x142 mm thru-axle | Freewheel SRAM XD
Switzerland is known for good chocolate, superb cheese and wonder of precision engineering. The attention to detail produces these products can also be in the DT Swiss 240s hubs find. Above all, the love of mechanics can be ascertained easily. The tried-and-toothed with 18 teeth toothed disc freewheel is extremely reliable and can stand comparison to Swiss movement hardly shy. The storage technology with 2 bearings for freewheel and hub body is adapted to the loads that occur. For a long life sealing system ensures the labyrinth together with grinding discs and executed sealing bearing rings made of stainless steel.
DT Swiss improves its products continuously. Objectives are extreme reliability and of course the lightweight. In the mechanism of the hub, however, the development department reached its limits. Partly for the same reliability seems hardly possible. As potential to improve but the spoke flanges have been identified. By using straight spokes - Straightpull - the loading of the spokes is reduced and reduces the risk of fractures spokes to a minimum!
The DT Swiss 240s rear hubs are all regular axle type convertible s.
Material Hub Body: aluminum
Material serrated washers: steel
Freewheel: 11-speed Sram XD
Freewheel gear: every 20 ° (18x per revolution)
Axle system: 12 x 142 mm thru-axle
Brake Mount: 6-holes
Freewheel body: SRAM XD 11-speed (XX1, X01, X1)
Spoke receiving: Straightpull
Number of holes: 28
Color: black with red decals
Weight: 222g (manufacturer)
A detailed user manual you can find here .