Taipei Product: E-Thirteen’s innovative DH wheel and cassette

By Stephen Frothingham

The 9-21 7-speed cassette comes with the wheel.

TAIPEI, Taiwan (BRAIN) — E-thirteen has created a stronger DH rear wheel design by reducing the space between its proprietary 7-speed cassette and the hub’s drive-side spoke flange. The new LG1R Carbon wheel is going to be raced this season by DH star Aaron Gwin.

The wheel’s special cassette has the freehub pawls attached to its largest cog, which is an aluminum 21-tooth. The design saves wasted space between the cog and …read more

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