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Fulcrum Wind 55 Disc Brake 2-Way Fit Clincher Wheels - Options

by Fulcrum
$1,960 USD
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Fulcrum Wind 55 Disc Brake 2-Way Fit Clincher Wheels - Options.

ABOUT PRODUT:

The power of aerodynamics.

In describing a racing bike wheel like Wind 55 DB, you start with aerodynamics: it's time to try out on your bike how a finished and optimised profile down to the finest detail is able to make the difference.The 55 mm full carbon unidirectional rim, a full 27 mm wide, is the result of an endless cycle of tests, wind tunnel analyses and laboratory finishing.

Then on the road, with the main objective of reducing the effect of side winds on the ride as much as possible.

And this is what you notice when you choose to race on Wind 55 DB: it cuts through the wind, guarantees stability and consequently very high average speeds without excess effort.

Completing this package id the 2-Way Fit™, 19-mm internal channel, designed to offer the best support for tubeless tires and designed to best match the 25 and 28 mm sizes with the wide rim profile. Thanks to the Mo-Mag™ technology, no conversion will be necessary, the wheel is ready for use even without an inner tube.

If "Aerodynamics" is the first word that comes to mind to describe your new set of wheels, perhaps you should think of Wind as the first choice.

    MAIN FEATURES:

    2-WAY FIT™

    2-Way Fit™ profile for tubeless and clincher.
    Tubeless technology was first used by the auto industry , then by motorcycles and now has reached the cycling industry. After its debut with mountain bikes the moment has come to “put it on the road”, and that’s what we propose to do.

    We have developed our 2-Way Fit™ technology to ensure the perfect compatibility of our tubeless rims with normal clincher types and tubes. 2-Way Fit™road bike wheels are perfectly multipurpose for tackling every situation. Thanks to a special impression in the valve area, the tubes are fitted with the maximum precision while keeping the tube perfectly stable inside the tyre.

    Housing the valve for tubeless tyres is also risk-free, with the unquestionable advantage that there are never any air infiltrations caused by non-ideal positioning when fitting.

    RDB™ RIM DYNAMIC BALANCE

    The concept is simple and elegant: balance the weight of the gasket, with an item of similar weight placed on the exact opposite side.

    DRSC™ - DIRECTIONATED RIM-SPOKE COUPLING

    Exclusive rim/spoke coupling system. It allows the rim, spokes, nipples and hub to align properly with the same tensioning value in all areas.

    MOMAG™

    What is MoMag™?
    A magnet and lots of ingenuity. This was what led to the patent for the well-tested “Mounting Magnet” system, or MoMag™.

    TRACEABILITY

    A guarantee of quality

    The keyword for our products is: traceable.

    If you find a little label attached to any Fulcrum® product, do not remove it. It will provide you a guarantee in case of an ascertained defectiveness of a production batch, and so the component needed or wheel will be traceable.

    All this because, devoted to its mission, Fulcrum® demands the absolute perfection and safety for its customers.

    RIM FULL CARBON TECHNOLOGY

    Full carbon Fulcrum® rims are built using combinations, developed in the laboratory, of different types of fibre, including UD and the famous 90-degree 3K of models at the top of our range.
    To build them we developed a special HTG (high transition grade) resin, whose glass transition point is at a higher temperature than any other fibre used in the bicycle industry.
    This gives incomparable performance when braking.

    WIDE RIM TECH

    Fulcrum®’s R&D department, following requests from the competition circuit, has worked to create rims that are wider than before, about 4 mm or more than previously. This technical choice provides an ideal basis for 25/28mm tyres, the sizes currently popular.
    This ensures stability, excellent handling and superior comfort.

    UNDRILLED RIM BED

    No holes on the bridge connector means that the rim is uniform at every point, free from critical areas subject to stress.
    The advantages are immediately clear: less weight, longer lasting rims, greater resistance to fatigue, the possibility of giving the spokes more tension and more stiffness which, in terms of performance, means improved responsiveness and acceleration.

    • TYRE TYPE 2-Way fit (for clincher and tubeless)
    • TYRE SIZE 28"
    • DISCIPLINE Road / Triathlon
    • ASTM CATEGORY 2
    • WEIGHT 1470 g
    • RIM MATERIAL Carbon
    • RIM MATERIAL DETAILS Full carbon, "Twill" - carbon fiber finishing
    • PROFILE HEIGHT Medium
    • RIM HEIGHT Front and rear: 40 mm
    • RIM WIDTH 26,5 mm
    • INNER RIM WIDTH (CHANNEL) 19 mm
    • TYRE WIDTH From 23 mm to 50 mm
    • BRAKING SYSTEM Disc brake
    • BRAKING SURFACE/BRAKES OPTIONS AFS
    • FRONT AXLE COMPATIBILITY HH12-100
    • REAR AXLE COMPATIBILITY HH12-142
    • FRONT WHEEL SPOKES 21, Two-to-one (14 left - 7 right)
    • REAR WHEEL SPOKES 21, Two-to-one (7 left - 14 right)
    • SPOKES: MATERIAL Stainless steel, double butted
    • SPOKES: PROFILE Rounded, straight pull
    • NIPPLES Aluminum
    • FRONT HUB Carbon, Aluminum oversize flange
    • REAR HUB Aluminum, Aluminum oversize flange
    • BEARINGS USB ceramic bearings. Adjustable Cup & Cones bearing system
    • OTHERS Plasma treated HG freewheel. Aluminum Axle
    • WEIGHT LIMIT 109 kg (Cyclist)
    • FWB OPTIONS HG11, Campy, XDr

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