Stiff, Light and Durable – Discover FSA’s Gradient WideR Carbon Wheels by Vital MTB

Stiff, Light and Durable – Discover FSA’s Gradient WideR Carbon Wheels
FSA is proud to release their new Gradient WideR wheelset. Sporting asymmetric carbon rims and 24 spokes per wheel to keep rotational weight low, these wheels have been getting it done on the Enduro World Series under the Sunn Enduro Team, Dan Wolfe, Alex Kangas, and Josh Gibb. We sat down with FSA and Dan Wolfe for a quick look at what makes them exciting.

Gradient WideR Highlights:

– Available in 27.5 and 29-inch sizes
– Robust carbon rim
– Asymmetrical rim profile with hookless bead
– 29mm inner rim width
– Tubeless compatible, includes tubeless valves and tubeless tape
– 24 double-butted spokes per wheel with two-cross lacing
– Brass nipples
– Six-pawl signature FSA alloy hubs with preload reduction assembly
– 54 engagement points
– Boost axle spacing
– ISO six-bolt rotor mount
– SRAM XD or Shimano freehub drivers
– Two-year warranty
– Claimed Weights: 1,676g (27.5-inch) / 1,736g (29-inch)
– MSRP: $1,349 USD

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Video by Vince Smith

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