HED Belgium Plus R45 24/28

Regular price $1,175.00

Current Lead Time On This Item Is Up To 30 Days

The Ride:

The noble steed, ready to fly out of the gate and roll away from the competition. The HED Belgium Plus 24/28 laced to Chris King R45 hubs, with our ultra-smooth bearings and lightweight hubshells, will give back every watt you put in. A stiff, lightweight, durable wheel with an aero advantage in an aluminum rim. 

The Rim:

The HED Belgium Plus 24/28 is a versatile rim with a deep cycling heritage. The mid spoke count, 24h in the front and 28h in the rear, reduces the build weight while keeping the wheel super stiff and responsive. At 25mm wide, the Belgium Plus will provide a wider tire profile and a rounder contact patch that reduces rolling resistance and creates a more supple ride, and they come tubeless ready to make the ride even smoother. HED goes above and beyond shot-peening every rim and welding the seam to make them one of the strongest rims available. 

The Hubs:

The R45 is the culmination of over 30 years of bearing experience and more than 20 years of hub building experience. Our R45 rear hub combines a redesigned RingDrive™ system with 45 teeth for lower drag and near instant engagement, a lightweight hub body, and our legendary made-in-house bearings. 

Our bearings, available in steel and ceramic, surgical grade steel races that are machined simultaneously to ensure perfectly matched inner and outer races. The quality and speed of our bearings are what sets us apart from the competition and they are what you will feel and notice on every single ride. As Chris King bearing tracks burnish they get faster with age and all our hubs and bearings are fully serviceable for years upon years of demanding use.

The patented Chris King RingDrive with 45-points of simultaneous engagement will get your power to the ground fast, provide unmatched engagement, and give you that legendary Chris King angry-bee sound.

  • Built in-house with legendary Chris King precision 
  • Chris King R45 24 hole front hub 
  • Chris King R45 28 hole rear hub
  • HED Belgium Plus alloy clincher rims are 25mm wide giving the wheels a comfortable ride with the aerodynamic advantage of a deep section rim 
  • Tubeless rim tape installed and Kool-Stop brake pads are included with this wheelset
  • King Lifetime Warranty on our hubs
  • Chris King-backed 2-year crash replacement policy
  • HED-backed 1-year warranty on rims 
    Wheel Specifications
    Rim: HED Belgium Plus
    Wheel Size: 700c
    Rim Type: Tubeless Compatible Clincher
    External Width (mm): 25
    Internal Width (mm): 20
    Rim Depth (mm): 24
    Hub Configuration: 24/28 R45
    HUB Options: Shimano, XDR
    Spokes: Sapim CX Ray
    Nipples: Alloy Black, Alloy Silver or Brass Silver
    Lacing Pattern: 2-Cross
    Rim Weight (g): 460
    Front Wheel Weight (g): 665
    Rear Wheel Weight (g): 805
    Total Wheel Weight (g): 1470

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