The Animal 3.5 is an evolution in plus size wheels. A 650B rim using our proprietary EXA material is laced to a light yet robust AL7075 hub shell through 32 stainless steel spokes. The Animal series rims utilize our Equalizer profile which balances wheel tension uniquely for front and rear wheels .
Tubeless ready design | “Equalizer” design | Proprietary EXA Material
A remarkable value in lightweight wheelsets. 26mm deep rim with a welded joint for superior strength and braking performance.
Lightweight aero design −26mm deep rim profile | Made of our own EXA Material – A special alloy that is heat treated twice for extra strength and lighter weight | Welded joint | Machined side wall – Increased braking performance
Lightweight aluminum axle | Low resistance sealed bearings – 2 in the front hub and 4 in the rear | Compatible with 8, 9, 10 & 11 spd | Optional centerlock | Front wheel options – Adapter supplied for either Quick Release or 12/15mm axle | Rear wheel options – Adapter supplied for either quick release or 12mm x 142mm axle
Lightweight aluminum axle | Low resistance sealed bearings-2 in the front hub and 4 in the rear | Compatible with 8,9,10&11 spd | Optional centerlock | Front wheel options-adapter supplied for either quick release or 12mm/15mm axle | Rear wheel options- adapter supplied for either quick release or 12mm x 142mm axle
ALX473 is a lightweight all around aero wheelset. The 30mm rim and the 2:1 lacing on the rear make the ALX473 an aero wheel with plenty of stiffness where it counts.
Proprietary EXA material | 30mm deep aero design with 17.4mm inner width | TRS Road Tubeless profile with inner bead lock can be used with tubeless tires with the use of the Alex Rims | Tubeless Conversion Kit. Welded rim with machined sidewalls for ultimate strength and braking performance
Stainless aero spokes with alloy nipples | 20h Front Wheel – Radial Lacing | 24h Rear Wheel (2:1 Lacing) – Radial Lace on non drive and 1 cross on drive side
Smooth rolling sealed cartridge | cassette hubs | Lightweight 7075 axle and cassette body | Sealed cartridge bearings | Compatible with Shimano/Sram 8/9/10/11 speed cassettes