A high rimmed aero profile and bladed spokes let these affordable wheels spin cleanly through the air. Wide flange hubs and offset rims keep them rigid and responsive. The rims, hubs and spokes are made in-house by Shimano, and then assembled by hand for lasting reliability.
- Rims are aluminum.
- 30mm profile.
- Oversized alloy nipples.
- Bladed stainless steel spokes.
- Front has 16 spokes. Rear has 20 spokes.
- Adjustable bearing system with contact sealing.
|Ideal for||Road cycling|
|Recommended tire width||23-32mm|
|Brake compatibility||Rim brakes|
The type of tube valve the rim will accommodate. Most Schrader wheels can be retrofitted to fit Presta valves.
Front hub width
The hub width must fit the inside distance between the two fork ends (dropouts).
|Rear hub width||130mm|
|Hub (front)||Shimano RS31|
The hub affects a bike’s rolling efficiency. Internally geared hubs require significantly less maintenance.