The access to the Mavic Wheel-Tyre System performance: light and reliable. Entry level at Mavic never meant low end. This is even truer with this new Aksium Red WTS Road Wheel, providing the Wheel-Tyre System benefits, previously reserved to our SSC wheels! New lighter rim (-60g), safe and durable Mavic Aksion tyres… At a very attractive price, the Aksium will make you ride better!
Mavic Aksium WTS Wheelset Features:
Access to the Mavic WTS reliability
Rim resistance: Sleeve joint, H2 drilling
Safe and durable Aksion tyres: 66TPI, single compound
High quality cartridge bearing
Access to the Mavic light road WTS
60g saved where it matter the most – the rims: sleeve joint
FTS-L: Force Transfer System Light. Reinforcement of key transmission components: the contact area between the pawl and the hub body is reinforced by 2 stainless steel inserts, which allows the use of a 100% aluminum hub body: The entire hub is extremely lightweight and strong Greater efficiency due to better transmission of efforts on the entire wheel.
QRM: Qualité de Roulements Mavic. Mavic only uses high quality sealed cartridge bearings. On QRM wheels, they provide high durability thanks to double sealing (2RS or LLU) as well as high efficiency thanks to C3 internal clearance (low play, tight tolerances).
Self Lock: The special shape of the spoke end, on the thread, makes it impossible to loosen.The spokes stays tightly screwed into the nipple, no tension loss is occuring. As a benefit, the wheel keeps its original roundness for a long time and does not get out of true.
H2: Hammer Hardening. Local strenghtening of the rim in the area where the spokes exert the greatest stress. This improves rim's life expectancy and resistance to micro cracking.
UB Control: Usiné Brut Control. The braking surfaces are milled to improve braking friction and eliminate shuddering.
Mavic Aksium WTS Wheelset Specifications:
Material: 6106 Aluminum
Height: 24 mm
Eyelet: H2 technology
Brake track: UB Control
Valve hole diameter: 6.5 mm
ETRTO size: 622x15C
Recommended tyre sizes: 19 to 32 mm
Shape: straight pull, bladed
Nipples: brass, self lock concept
Count: 20 front and rear
Lacing: radial front and rear non-drive side, crossed 2 rear drive side
Front and rear bodies: aluminum
Front and rear axle material: steel
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