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INTENDED USE: Our deepest alloy RIM BRAKE clincher wheelset - aimed at making bigger guys go very fast!
Perfect for Sportives, Time Trials, Bunch races and Triathlons (from Sprint to IRONMAN distance.) This is our superlight/supertough K1-45SLT Deep Alloy wheelset. Available in several build options - with weights as low as 1870 grams per pair. Superbly light for a tough deep alloy wheelset. They also feature our superb and rather beautiful full matt black ‘graphite’ alloy rims.
This is the Limited edition version of our best selling alloy deep section wheelset! A high-end ALLOY aero wheelset for riders who want all the aero benefit and lightness of carbon - but want to stick with a more robust material.
The K1-45SLT is incredibly versatile: a raceday wheelset, A 'Sunday best' set for your posh bike, and an all-season/heavy load wheelset.
Super aero rims complimented by superb black spokes and hubs. We offer a range of build options - to suit your budget, your weight and depending whether your focus is on ‘all out aero’, or on reducing weight... or on the sheer look of these wheels! Available in several build options:
Our “go to” build suitable for most big guys - up to 125kg - is our AEROLIGHT build with its superlative Italian Ambrosio hubs and PSR aero spokes in 32/36 spoke array.
Our recommended medium weight build is the superb AEROFLOW option - with PSR AERO spokes and superb MICHE PRIMATO hubs, super low drag hubs available anywhere - and prodigiously strong too! (More>>) This build is available in 32/36 spoke build - And is rated up to a maximum 135kg
Or for our toughest ever wheels our AEROTOUGH build features the amazing BX103 ‘double bearing’ hubs and the worlds toughest and lightest aero spoke - the Sapim CXRAY. RATED TO 150KG
Your wheels will be hand built to order here in the UK by Andy Morgan, owner and founder of k1 Wheels. (current build times are shown above).
Offered With Full Warranty and professional mechanic support in-house.
|Rim||Aluminium welded 45mm deep circumferential.
CLINCHER ONLY - NOT TUBELESS
The black ‘Graphite’ anodised braking surface is an aesthetic finish, it will wear to a normal silver surface during usage. We supply softer ‘rim kind’ brake pads to help the coating last. Using wheels in wet/gritty/wintry conditions will accelerate the change.
AEROLIGHT BUILD: AMBROSIO
AEROFLOW BUILD: MICHE PRIMATO
AEROTOUGH BUILD: BITEX BX103
|BEARINGS||Japanese EZO Double sealed bearing hubs|
AEROLIGHT/AEROFLOW versions: PSR Aero
AEROTOUGH version: Sapim Cxray
|NIPPLES||Brass - Ni coated|
AEROLIGHT version: from 1780 grams approx
AEROFLOW version : from 1860 grams approx
AEROTOUGH version: 1940 grams approx