Our new single mould process is a slower, more refined way of laying up a carbon rim.
This results in better consistency which means fewer opportunities for rim failure.
A new 3k brake track using hi-temp resin replaces the old basalt brake track giving you better braking and temperature management.
We have opted for 25mm wide clincher rims across the range. We have found that this wider platform offers increased stability, stiffness and reliability.
We have opted for a broader range of wind slicing profiles.
The G4 comes in depths of 25mm, 35mm, 45mm, 55mm and 70mm.
All G4 profiles have passed UCI inspection.
Material: Carbon Fibre | Carbon Type: 3K & UD Weave. Japanese T700 - T800 Torayca
Finish: 3K + Clear Coat | Profile: Hooked Clincher
External Width: 25mm | Internal: 18mm
Brake Track: 3K + Hi-Temp Resin | Max. Spoke Tension: 120kgf
Max. Pressure: 115psi | Max. Rider Weight: 100kg (*85kg for 25mm)
Recommended Tyres: Road Tyres 23-28mm
Forget about re-branded hubs that you can't rely on - we only specify the best for our G4 rims.
You can choose from four proven hubs designed for speed and reliability.
• Hub Options: Chris King R45, White Industries T11, DT Swiss 240 or 350.
• Hand built to Order
• Sapim CX-Ray Aero Bladed Spokes
• 20H Front / 24H Rear
• Curve Carbon Brake Pads
• Curve Skewers
• Spare Spokes Included
• Choose from Campagnolo or Shimano
HANDBUILT TO ORDER
That's right, we will send your wheelset anywhere (within reason) in the world for $30 (If purchased through the website).
Your order will be hand built and dispatched to you as fast as possible.
Not happy with the options available here? Contact us or one or one of our international wheel builders for other custom options.
Skunkworks Bikes built G4 wheels.
|MODEL||RIM WEIGHT(g)||RIM ERD||HUB||HUB WEIGHT (g)||TOTAL WEIGHT (g)|
CC G4 25mm
|DT 350S Straight Pull||375||1,365|
|DT 240S Straight Pull||320||1,310|
|White Industries T11||345||1,335|
|Chris King R45||330||1,320|
CC G4 35mm
|DT 350S Straight Pull||375||1,425|
|DT 240S Straight Pull||320||1,370|
|White Industries T11||345||1,395|
|Chris King R45||330||1,380|
CC G4 45mm
|DT 350S Straight Pull||375||1,505|
|DT 240S Straight Pull||320||1,450|
|White Industries T11||345||1,475|
|Chris King R45||330||1,460|
CC G4 55mm
|DT 350S Straight Pull||375||1,605|
|DT 240S Straight Pull||320||1,550|
|White Industries T11||345||1,575|
|Chris King R45||330||1,560|
CC G4 70mm
|DT 350S Straight Pull||375||1,705|
|DT 240S Straight Pull||320||1,650|
|White Industries T11||345||1,675|
|Chris King R45||330||1,660|
Q - Why are the G4 rims and wheels better than the previous models?
A - The materials and process involved in making the G4 rims set them apart from others in the industry. We utilise high-temp resin throughout the entire structure of the rim.
Q - Are the G4 rims tubeless compatible?
A - No. The G4 rims are clincher only. We have found standard clinchers more user friendly for our customers. We have found tubeless systems messy and stubborn to mount.
Q - What tyre pressures do you recommend?
We recommend running lower pressures than you are likely used to:
23mm tyres: 90-105psi | 25mm tyres: 85 - 100psi | 28mm tyres: 80-95psi
Q - How do I look after my rims and get the most out of my investment?
Check out this great post on carbon care. It will help educate you on the proper use of carbon rims to help you get the most out of your new wheels.
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