• Prime RP-50 Carbon Tubular Disc Road Wheelset 2016

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Prime RP-50 Carbon Tubular Disc Road Wheelset

The Prime RP-50 Carbon Tubular wheelset is all about straight-line speed and transfer of power from pedals to the rear wheel for maximum acceleration! Ideal for crit racing, Time Trials and rolling terrain where speed and reduced aerodynamic drag are the key factors in performance gains!

Our 50mm deep aero rim profile offers increased speed for less physical input by increasing the aerodynamic benefits across a wide range of yaw angles; additional benefits are a stiffer wheel which will suit sprinters and crit racers.

Our 25mm wide rim profile is optimised for use with wider tyres ranging from 25c to 33c. For road use 25c to 30c tyres can easily be accommodated with our preference swaying towards 25c for all round use.

The use of wider tyres offer many benefits; a wider contact patch for increased traction and cornering grip; reduced rolling resistance and added comfort associated with higher volume tyres.

For gravel and Cyclocross use tyres ranging from 28c to 33c will easily be accommodated.

The RP-50 features our CT-50 rims with RD010 hubset and is hand built with Sapim CX-Ray spokes and Sapim Secure Lock aluminium nipples.


  • Prime Quick Release skewers
  • Adaptor kits for QR / 12mm / 15mm (Front) – QR / 12mm x 142mm (Rear)
  • Spare spokes x 3: 1 front, 2 x Rear (1 drive side / 1 non drive side)
  • Nipples x 3
  • Total Wheelset Weight: 1490g

Rim Specifications:

  • Material: T700 UD carbon fibre rim section
  • Rim Profile: Prime U profile for enhanced aerodynamics and predictable handling in crosswinds
  • Spoke count: 24 hole
  • Rim width: 25mm wide
  • For disc brake use only

Hub Specifications:


  • Material: Superlight Forged & CNC machined 7075 alloy hub body
  • Spoke type: Straight Pull
  • IS 6 Bolt disc standard
  • Bearings: Premium Japanese sealed cartridge bearings x 4
  • 2 in 1 Axle: 130mm x QR with 142mm x 12mm thru axle adaptors included
  • Pawls: 4
  • Points of engagement: 26
  • Freehub Body: Light weight alloy with ABG (Anti Bite Guard), Shimano/SRAM 9/10/11 speed
  • Freehub Body Option: Campagnolo freehub body available for purchase separately
  • Hole count: 24
  • Weight: 233g


  • Material: Forged & CNC machined 7075 alloy hub body
  • Spoke type: Straight Pull
  • IS 6 Bolt disc standard
  • Bearings: Premium Japanese sealed cartridge bearings x 2
  • 3 in 1 Axle: 100mm x 9mm QR with 12mm thru axle & 15mm thru axle adaptors included
  • Hole count: 24
  • Weight: 83g

Buy Prime Wheels from Chain Reaction Cycles, the World's Largest Online Bike Store.

  • Delivery costFREE
  • Delivery toUnited States of America
  • 365 Days return or exchange

    If you're not completely satisfied with an item you may return it within 12 months of purchase. We'll give you a full refund if the item hasn't been used or the component hasn’t been fitted.

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  • Colour: Black Decal, White Decal
  • Wheel Size: 700c
  • Speed: 11 Speed

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