30mm Profile Alloy Clincher Wheelset
Previously only available to select markets, the Garda is now available to the public. the Garda is a robust, smooth-rolling wheel that can provide the longevity of a training wheel with the heart of a racing wheel. A simple and classic setup of a low profile pinned rim laced to a cartridge bearing hub with a sexy new duplex spoke pattern lays the foundation of a great wheel that just keeps on going, mile after mile and year after year.
Rim (size) 700C
Rim Type Pinned 6061 Clincher
Rim Finish Matt Black (Anodized)
Spokes 20 (Paired) 24 (Paired)
Shape 3.2mm Aero
Material Sandvik Stainless Steel
Nipple Material+Gauge Brass 14G
Spoke Brace n/a No
Lacing Radial (Duplex Spoke Pattern) 2-Cross
Hub Bearings (#) 2 Cartridge 2 Cartridge +2 C&C
Freehub Type Shimano/Sram
Freehub Switchable n/a No
Freehub Material Steel
Axle Width (O.L.D.) 100mm 130mm
Axle Material Alloy Cr-Mo
Skewer Type QR
Weight) 925g(F)* 1220g(R)*
* Weighed with rim tape.
Compatible with the new Shimano 11 speed standard as well as 9 and 10 speed cassettes.