Paul Guebara shows us what’s new for 2013 including the X1600 Spline 26″ and 29er, M1700 Spline 650b, X1900 26″ and 29er $400 pricepoint wheelset and the new X313 rear shock.
DT Swiss M1700 Spline 650b
A perfect fit in between the 29er wheels and the 26” wheels, the M 1700 Spline 650b is the wheel set for 650b riders looking for perfect durable trail wheels. On 26mm wide rims, the straight pull Ratchet System hubs line up perfectly for increased stiffness and strength. This wheel set is available in multiple configurations. Weight per set: 1775g.
DT Swiss XD Driver Freehub Body
All MTB wheels are compatible with the XD driver body for Sram XX1 cassette (except X 1900 SPLINE, X 1900 SPLINE 29).
DT Swiss X313 Carbon Rear Shock
Full carbon comes on this innovative three setting shock to match the needs of a true mountain bike ride at a super low weight. With only 142 g the X 313 carbon is the lightest rear shock in the world. Fully locked out mode for sprints and smooth climbs, drive mode for rough climbs and finally, fully open for when the trail points downwards and gets real rough. Weight: 145g.
DT Swiss XR 1450 Spline 29
Our high end 29er aluminum wheel set with straight pull hubs with Ratchet System® paired with straight pull spokes at a mere 1555 g weight. This wheel set is ready for durable XC race winning performance in a lightweight 29er package. Convertibility is a plus as this wheel set is available in multiple convertible axle configurations. Weight per set: 1555g.
DT Swiss FX 1950 Tricon
Tubeless design comes to Freeride. The FX 1950 TRICON® sets a benchmark with wide tubeless rims, sophisticated lacing and high end spokes. Thanks to the closed rim well it's the ticket for tubeless freeriding. The hubs with the Ratchet System® are very reliable and the straight double threaded spokes make the spoke connection much stronger. Enjoy your ride! Weight per set: 2000g.
DT Swiss X 1600 Spline
It is hard to beat the value and performance of this 1635g XC wheel set. With straight pull spokes and straight pull hubs with Ratchet System, this wheel set comes in a great weight for racing or all day riding on single track trails. Available in multiple configurations. Weight per set: 1635g.
DT Swiss X 1600 Spline 29
Another 29er high performance product featuring our straight pull Ratchet System® hubs paired with straight pull spokes. The X 1600 Spline 29 wheel set delivers great value at a weight of 1770 g. Durable and stiff on those long days in the saddle, this wheel set will upgrade your bicycle on the trail. Available in multiple configurations. Weight per set: 1770g.