intended use of the wheelset: Cross Country / Marathon
Absolute Black, a small but successful producers of the British Isles, is expanding its portfolio to an exceptional pair of bosses. The of 7075 aluminum CNC machined hub body is similar in the central part a diamond. All who rely on an extravagant design, look no further. But the hub not only looks chic. Inside work two large ball bearings 6903, which are double sealed and ensure even under heavy use area for continuous and easy motion.
Tested by cyclocross and mountain professionals Marek Konwa and Maja W?oszczowska.
Absolute Black hub Black Diamond front
Light and sturdy mountain bike hub does not shrink even from the toughest conditions. The extravagant milled artwork does not have a weight limit and is therefore fully usable. The two large ball bearings which are sealed twice, ensure continuous and easy motion. The hub can also be converted with a separately sold Conversion Kit subsequently in various Achsstandards.
Absolute Black hub Black Diamond rear
Light and sturdy mountain bike hub does not shrink even from the toughest conditions. The extravagant milled artwork does not have a weight limit and is therefore fully usable. The two large ball bearings which are sealed twice, ensure continuous and easy motion.
The power transmission is handled by two toothed discs made of steel. A 26-fold gear transmits sprinted quickly. The movable pulley in the hub body is controlled by a magnet, which makes the system very insensitive. Where there is nothing, nothing can break. The second pulley is integrated in the freewheel body. Through the use of steel, the component has a very high lifetime. At the same time the typical incorporating cassette as in freewheel bodies aluminum deleted. The hub can also be converted with a separately sold Conversion Kit subsequently in various Achsstandards.
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.
DT Swiss XR 331
The XR 331 is a newly developed aluminum rim for cross country use. With 20 millimeters inner width is wide enough to give maximum support to 2:25 "Race tires. By consuming FEM analysis of the rim at any point only as much material as needed. Thus, the aluminum rim comes in a sleek weighing only 380 grams. like all DT Swiss rims of the current program, the XR 331 29 "ideally suited for tubeless operation. What is needed is only a fitting Tubelessband, tubeless valves and sealing milk.
intended use: Cross Country, Marathon
recommended weight limit including clothing. 80 Kg (28/28 Hole) 85 Kg (32/32 Hole)
DT Swiss X 392
The X 392 is an aluminum rim for cross country at a low price. With 20 millimeters inner width is wide enough to 2:25 "to give optimum grip Race tires. Like all DT Swiss rims of the current program, the X 392 29" operation ideally suited for tubeless. What is needed is only a fitting Tubelessband, tubeless valves and sealing milk.
intended use: Cross Country Marathon, Tour
recommended weight limit including clothing. 90 Kg (28/28 Hole) 95 Kg (32/32 Hole)
DT Swiss XM 401
With their robust design, the XM covers 401 rim from a wide Einsatzspecktrum. With 460 grams it is easy enough wide enough for the AllMountain and Enduro use for cross country, with an inner diameter of 21.5 millimeters.
intended use: Cross Country Marathon, Tour
recommended weight limit including clothing. 95 Kg (28/28 Hole), 100 kg (32/32 Hole)
Sapim CX-Ray spokes are called spokes. The middle part is butted during production to 1.5 mm in diameter and forged flat in the last step. These processes ensure a strengthening of the structure and bring forth extremely durable spokes.
Wheel building at R2-Bike
Our wheels are assembled by our farmers impeller entirely by hand. While the entire structure is placed value that not only the concentricity true, but also that the spoke tension is as uniform as possible. The special care allows us to give a lifetime guarantee against spoke breakage as long as this was not caused by force!
Furthermore, you get to our impellers following services:
- A universal wheel bag for all standard sizes.
- An extra spoke nipples + to be able to repair the wheel shortly in all required spoke lengths even after accidents.
- A free initial inspection of the impeller, with the resulting work is completely free! There are only shipping.
- A Crash Replacement promise. If you have a wheel damage due to force majeure, we build your wheel on once again. We provide 100% discount on all labor costs and only charge the material!
Wheel Size inches: 29 "
Wheel Size ETRTO: 622 mm
Wheels Type: Clincher (folding and clincher)
Internal width rim: 20 mm (XR 331), 20 mm (X 392), 22.5 mm (XM 401)
Spokes Color: black
1435g (Absolute Black hub Black Diamond front + rear Black Diamond, DT Swiss XR 331, 28/28)
1475g (Absolute Black hub Black Diamond front + rear Black Diamond, DT Swiss XR 331, 32/32)
1595g (Absolute Black hub Black Diamond front + rear Black Diamond, DT Swiss X 392, 32/32)
1635g (Absolute Black hub Black Diamond front + rear Black Diamond, DT Swiss XM 401, 32/32)
Note: Due to production tolerances for all components, are deviations
possible the weight. The details are usually without rim tape, valve and
Decals / Wheel Sticker determined.
Delivery: 1x complete wheelset, assembled (hub, rim, spokes and nipples)
4x spare spokes including nipple
1x construction certificate
2x hologram stickers