RATCHET DRIVE HUBS | HARDENED ALLOYS | SAPIM SPOKES

XC (29")
XC (29")
XC (29")

XC (29")

Regular price £370 Unit price  per 

SILT Cross Country (XC) Disc Wheel set

Hardened Alloy... Ratchet drive hubs.. Sapim Spokes.

Serious wheels, for Serious Riding

The SILT XC wheelset was designed to be a lightweight, performance orientated XC wheelset that will float effortlessly below the bike, yet still be robust enough to take hits when the trail gets gnarly.    

Tech Spec (summary)

Depth 20mm
Material T10 Hardened, Lightweight Alloy
Type
Tubeless Ready
Rim Width (external) 27mm
Rim Width (internal) 24mm
Spoke Pattern / Hole Count Front (2-cross) 28H, Rear (2-cross) 28H
Weight 1,510g

The Product in detail

Rims
  • Hardened, heat treated rim design - lightweight and responsive
  • Asymmetric design for more even spoke tensions
  • 28 hole Front | 28 hole Rear
  • Tubeless ready design gives you the option to have increased puncture resistance, faster-rolling wheels and improved weight (works with standard tube also)
  • 4-D precision drilled spoke holes - directs spokes exactly to hub anchor point
  • Ramped rim bed for easy tyre fitment
  • Bead lock design for secure tyre binding, even at lower pressures
    Hubs
    • Unique, high-speed Ratchet Drive system Exclusive to SILT
    • Heat treated stainless steel drive ring
    • 6-bolt hub design
    • Fully CNC'd rounded design with 4-D precision drilled spoke holes
    • SRAM XDR, Shimano 11 speed or Shimano Microspline freehub
    • Available in all major standards - Front: Bolt thru (12mm, 15mm, Boost) and QR; Rear: 148x12mm (Boost), 142x12, 135x12 and QR

    Wheel Hub Diagram

    *SILT Ratchet drive hub design. Patented Ratchet drive hub Technology, one moving part, incredibly durable and easy to service.  

    Bearings

    Bearings are an essential component of wheels and it's important your bearings perform as you want them to. All of our wheels come with a fast Endurance bearings as standard. These bearings are fast, and designed to stand the test of time so you can ride as much as you want, with confidence your bearings will keep spinning smoothly  

    Spokes and Nipples

    • The SILT AM wheels are designed to robust! For this reason, we have used Sapim's legendary D-Light (double butted) spokes. The short 2mm section at either end of spoke, and 1.65mm for the middle section offers a strong built that will still accelerate quickly. (2.0mm - 1.65mm - 2.0mm) 
    • Extremely high-fatigue test results means they are extremely durable
    • Read more about Sapim spokes - Sapim.de
    • For nipples, we use Alloy Sapim double square head nipples
    Lacing pattern
    • 2-cross: Front and Rear
    Additional items in the box
    • Tubeless valves x2
    • Spare spokes x4
    • Spare nipples x4
        XC (29")