DT SWISS rear hub 240s Straightpull Disc Center Lock for 12x142 mm thru-axle | Freewheel Shimano 11-speed Road
Switzerland is known for good chocolate, cheese and first-class miracle of precision engineering. The attention to detail these products produces can be found 240s hubs in the DT Swiss. Above all, the love of mechanics can be ascertained easily. The tried-and-toothed with 18 teeth toothed disc freewheel is extremely reliable and has hardly bear comparison to the Swiss watch. The storage technology with 2 bearings for the freewheel body and hub body is adapted to the occurring loads. For a long life, the labyrinth seal system ensures together with grinding running sealing washers and bearing rings in stainless steel.
DT Swiss is constantly improving its products. Objectives are extreme reliability and of course the lightweight. In the mechanics of the hub, however, the development department reached its limits. More easily while maintaining reliability seems hardly possible. As potential for improvement, however, the spoke flanges have been identified. By using straight spokes - Straightpull - the burden of the spokes is reduced and the risk of fractures spokes reduced to a minimum!
The DT Swiss 240s rear hubs are all common axle type convertible s.
Material hub body: Aluminum
Material toothed discs: Steel
Freewheel: 9, 10, 11-speed Shimano | SRAM
Freewheel gearing: every 20 ° (18x per revolution)
axle type : 12x142 mm thru axle
Brake Mount: Center Lock
Number of holes: 24 or 28
Color: black with red decals
Weight: 220g (manufacturer)
Delivery: 1x hub, 1x distance ring for 10-speed
Spoke hole diameter: 2.5 mm
Spoke bolt circle diameter left: 38.5 mm
Spoke bolt circle diameter right: 45.5 mm
Flange distance: 53.2 mm
Flange left: 33 mm
Flange right: 20.2 mm
You can find a detailed user guide here .
Note: The hub comes without Center Lock adapter!