AtAVT, we are honored to offer you this Chris King® hub as anauthorized Chris King® dealer.
This is a downhill and freeride specific hub, designed for downhill bikes from Santa Cruz, Trek, Norco, and others. This hub features a wider hub body for better load distribution. It also offers easy axle interchangeability for cross compatibility between Chris King 150mm (2013 or newer) and 157mm hubs.
The 157x12mm ISO disc hub bringsthe proven reliability and performance of Chris King® to your heavy dutyfreeride or downhill bike. It features a 157mm one piece axle with aconstant 19.5 mm diameter through the bearings to the dropouts.
Chris King® hubs are trulyengineering masterpieces, and this 157x12mm ISO hub is no exception. Bearing preload can be adjusted without removing your wheel using just a 2.5hex-head wrench to fine-tune the adjusting clamp on the non-drive side. Thoroughservice can be performed on your hub bearings using just a 2.5 hex wrenchand penknife. And theChris King® Hub Service Tool allows for full hub and driveshell disassemblyand reassembly for a complete and thorough service.
This ISO Disc hub fits all ISOcompliant disc brake rotors with no adapter needed. Most modern brakesystems are ISO compliant, so you can save significant weight and give your bikea nice clean look at the same time.
Chris King® rear hubs are the only hubs thatuse their patented RingDrive engagement mechanism. Unlike traditional hubs thathave relatively few engagement points, the Chris King® RingDrive™ engagementmechanism uses 72teeth on each drive ring, making it engage over 3times faster than a typical 24 tooth pawl-type freehub. The unique RingDriveengagement mechanism provides you with instant, positive forward movement that noother hub can match. When you start out or go for a surprise attack,you won't waste any of your precious power moving forward. This hub issuper strong too! Chris King® has found that it has a handling torqueload of over 800ft/lbs (1085 Newton meters). That's over three times more thanmost other high end hubs that Chris King® has tested.
This Chris King® 157x12mm ISO Dischub comes standard with an aluminum drive shell. For extra toughness, adda Stainless Steel drive shell...it adds only 48 grams.
Because weare an authorized dealer, you also get a full 5 year worry-free warrantyno matter where in the world you are.
Match this rear hub up with aChris King® ISO Discfronthub for the most awesome hub set available. Like a fine watch, themeticulous craftsmanship of these hubs makes them a precision component that youwill be proud to own for years to come.
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