DT Swiss has always stood for innovative products of the highest quality. Starting as a manufacturer of high quality spokes, the company expanded its product range continuously. Since 2004, the Swiss also have wheels in their program, which they steadily improved through feedback from cyclists and taking into account new developments in material and manufacturing area. Today DT Swiss wheels are among the most dangerous most in the market.
With their robust design, the XM is 481 27.5 "rim perfect for all mountain use. With 480 grams it is very wide very light and with an inner diameter of 30 millimeters to provide optimum support width of the tire. By consuming FEM analyzes is located in the aluminum rim at any point only as much material as required. Connected it is with the SBWT® welding process. the rim is stabilized during welding with a stud and then CNC machined to ensure a seamless transition. Convinced of robustness, DT Swiss is the rim to a system weight of 110 kg.Therefore. Like all DT Swiss rims of the current program, is also the XM 481 27.5 "ideally suited for tubeless operation. What is needed is only a fitting Tubelessband, tubeless valves and sealing milk. Delivered the rim with matching PHR plate washers. The washer can be mounted between the nipple and rim to ensure a perfect fit of the nipple and thereby protect the sensitive spoke ends.
INFO: The rim requires the use of DT Swiss Squorx Pro Head nipples, which are contained in silver supplied. Black nipples can be ordered separately in the shop.
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intended use: All Mountain, lightweight Enduro
ERD: 563 mm
Internal width: 30 mm
Overall Width: 34.3 mm
Rim height: 20.4 mm
Number of holes: 28, 32 holes
Maximum spoke tension: 1200N
Maximum rider weight: 110 Kg (driver, clothing and possibly luggage)
Weight: 479g (without PHR Washer)