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/ TEMPO 2XC29 - aluminium

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The mountain bike version of the TEMPO 2 are marked out by a complete asymmetric design that toughens the performance. Efficiency and handling are second to none in the category. The rim design is tubeless ready, and the rim shape is offset for stiffness and durability improvements. 

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AM
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799,00 € tax incl.

 

 

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Data sheet

Rim depth : 28mm
External rim width : 29mm
Internal rim width : 21mm
Front wheel weight : 680g
Rear wheel weight : 760g
Front wheel hub : RAR
Rear wheel hub : RAR
Spokes : 32: (16 DT Swiss Aerolite / 16 DT Swiss Aerocomp) for 29" and 650b
Front spoke pattern: 2 X crossed non-disc side (max. lateral stiffness) - 3 X crossed disc side (max. torque stiffness)
Rear spoke pattern : 2 X crossed drive side (max. lateral stiffness and high torsional stiffness) - 3 X crossed disc side (max. torque stiffness)
Warranty : 2 years

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Made from a 6082 T6 aluminium alloy extrusion, the TEMPO 2XC rim shape is sleeved joint and the TEMPO AM rim is closed through two knurled brass tubes. A chemical weld ensures a strong and safe junction. 

Since the disc brake was introduced, and due to the increase of cog number on the rear wheel, the wheels weakened due to left/right sides asymmetry. 
The TEMPO 2XC and 2AM rims compensate for this weakness with three different asymmetries.
1. the first one concerns the rim offset by 2,5mm favoring the weak side of the wheel. This asymmetry increases the spoke tension where it is usually too low, it improves wheel stiffness as well as wheel snappiness. 
2. Different spoke are used on each wheel side to strengthen it while balancing the left/right side stiffness. 
3. The spoke cross pattern is different on each side of the wheel to increase stiffness and torque transfer. 

A stainless steel eyelet optimizes the alloy endurance where the nipples pull the rim. About 30% extra wheel life comes from this asset and the spoke - nipple alignement is straighter. 

You can convert TEMPO 2XC and 2AM tubeless very easily, the tubeless kit is pre-installed. The wheels are available in 29er. 

Modele

Depth (mm)

Width (mm) Ext-Int

Drilling

Weight (g)

Use category

TEMPO 2XC29

16,0mm

29,0 mm / 25,0 mm

32

370g

Cross-country

RAR TEMPO 2 XC29

INCLUDED ACCESSORIES:
 - padded RAR wheelbags
 - titanium RAR quick releases (for 5/100 & 5/135 axles only)
 - Tubeless kit mounted (tape+valve)

Accessories