Industry Nine Pillar Carbon Trail Wheelset – 29in

Rim Material: carbon fiber
Wheel Size: 29 in
Tire Type: tubeless

Wheels are a very powerful component you’ll be able to hang on a bike. The burden and stiffness of your wheels affects each and every aspect of the ride. Industry Nine is likely one of the most respected names in cycling, and wheels are all it makes. The Pillar Carbon 29 Trail Wheelset is Industry Nine’s top dog for all-mountain riding — no expense used to be spared within the design and manufacture of the Pillar line. The Pillar Carbon rim is light and stiff and is laced to Industry Nine’s best possible hub, the Torch. Do not let its light weight fool you — the Carbon Trail 29 can take a beating. In other words, you are looking at the most productive of the most productive in 29-inch mountain wheels. These don’t seem to be just any run-of-the-mill epoxy and fiber-reinforced rings. Industry Nine enlisted assist from the composite wizards at Reynolds Cycling. Which means these 28mm-wide outer, 24mm inner, tubeless rims feature Reynolds’ MR5 technology. It specializes in five key elements — spoke face, nipple bed, tire channel, rim sidewall, and hook bead — with the intention to optimize resin chemistry and carbon layup for the structural plenty of every component. The result’s the Pillar Carbon rim with Twin Pillar hookless bead walls. The edges, found exclusively on Industry Nine’s Pillar line of wheels, are tubeless-in a position and offer a very good strength-to-weight ratio and ride quality characteristics. The Carbon Trail 29 uses 32 spokes per wheel for durability. As an alternative of steel spokes, I9’s wheels use 7075 aluminum. The spokes are straight pull, and they’ve a 25% greater cross section then comparable 14/15 double butted steel spokes. In other words, these spokes have a stronger tensile strength. Also, on traditional spokes, threads are rolled, not cut. This adds to strength, but creates a stress riser where the thread channel is narrower than the diameter of spoke itself. Industry Nine, on the other hand, doesn’t want to roll its threads. As an alternative, they are created throughout the machining process, but cut in order that the thread channel is equal to the spoke’s d..
Rim Material: carbon fiber
Wheel Size: 29 in
Tire Type: tubeless
Rim Width: [external] 28 mm, [internal] 24 mm
Brake Compatibility: 6-bolt disc