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Chris King R45 Rear Hub 130QR - Shimano Driveshell

£485.00

The Chris King R45 Rear road hub has it all lightweight, strength, stiffness, easy servicing, 45 point engagement drive and the best bearings in the industry if your building up your dream road wheelset and your still on rim brakes this should be your hub of choice... Read more

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SKU: CKHBRR20B1SA11
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PRODUCT DETAILS

The Chris King R45 Rear road hub has it all lightweight, strength, stiffness, easy servicing, 45 point engagement drive and the best bearings in the industry if your building up your dream road wheelset and your still on rim brakes this should be your hub of choice.

When we set out to design our R45 hub we had over 30 years of bearing experience and 20 years of building hubs under our belts. The R45 is the culmination of that experience; we focused on creating a lightweight road racing hub that utilised hallmarks of Chris King components: precision, performance, and quality. Our R45 rear hub combines a redesigned RingDrive™ system with 45 teeth for lower drag and near instant engagement with a lightweight hub body and our legendary made-in-house bearings. Our steel bearings, have heat-treated, surgical grade steel races that are machined simultaneously, with tools of equal wear to ensure perfectly matched inner and outer races. The quality and speed of our bearings is what sets us apart from the competition and they are what you will feel and notice on every single ride. As Chris King bearing tracks burnish they get faster with age and all our hubs and bearings are fully serviceable for years upon years of demanding use. The patented Chris King RingDrive with 45-points of simultaneous-engagement will get your power to the ground fast, provide unmatched engagement, and give you that legendary Chris King angry-bee sound.

   

  • Engineered, manufactured and assembled in Portland, Oregon USA
  • 5-year built-to-last warranty
  • Legendary made-in-house bearings
  • Easily serviceable and completely re-buildable with our R45 Hub Service Tool
  • Available in 9 beautifully anodized colors
  • Available in Matte finish
  • Matte Available in 24h, and 28h
  • Ceramic bearing upgrade available

 

ABOUT Chris King

Since being founded in 1976, Chris King has become one of the most esteemed names in cycling thanks to the extraordinary quality, durability and performance of its components. Every product in the Chris King range is designed without compromise to offer the ultimate upgrade while the brand's complete commitment to responsible sourcing of materials and environmentally progressive manufacturing mean these precision components are built to last. Read more about Chris King.

ABOUT SADDLEBACK

Founded by real cycling enthusiasts in 2004, our passion for elite performance runs through everything we do at Saddleback. Our team of dedicated roadies, mountain bikers and triathletes practice what we preach to bring you the finest cycling products and a superior service to match. We're the official UK home of 3T, Alchemy, Castelli, Chris King, ENVE, Intense, Sidi, Silca, Stages and Troy Lee Designs.

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