Mavic Aksium Elite 700C Wheelset

5059-117
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Mavic Aksium Elite 700C Wheelset

5059-117
  • Available prices $425.00

Description

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A nice upgrade for your bike that won't wipe out your bank account. The Aksium Wheels have the same tech as spendier models, and while not quite as light, the bladed spokes and aluminum hubs do a good job at keeping the grams off. A great option for year-round riding, or for using as your winter wheelset.

  • S6000 aluminum rims with UB control braking surface.
  • Internal rim width is 17mm.
  • Straight-pull bladed steel spokes.
  • Spoke count is 20 (front and rear).
  • Aluminum hubs with steel axles.
  • FTS-L steel freehub body.
  • 25mm Yksion Elite Guard tires are puncture-resistant and comfortable.
  • BR101 quick releases.
  • Front wheel weighs 815g, rear 970g. Weighed without tires.

Tech specs

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Weight 1.79kg
Ideal for Sport road cycling
Material Aluminum
Size 700C
Recommended tire width 25-32mm
Tire type Clincher
Retention device Quick-release
Brake compatibility Rim brakes
Valve compatibility

The type of tube valve the rim will accommodate. Most Schrader wheels can be retrofitted to fit Presta valves.

Presta
Front hub width

The hub width must fit the inside distance between the two fork ends (dropouts).

100mm
Rear hub width 130mm
Hub (front) Mavic Aksium
Hub (rear)

The hub affects a bike’s rolling efficiency. Internally geared hubs require significantly less maintenance.

Mavic Aksium
Spoke count 20
Spokes Mavic Aksium
Rims Mavic Aksium
Made in Romania