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XERO Carbon X9.9 / ROAD wheel

XERO Carbon X9.9
XERO Carbon X9.9

TAIPEI CYCLE d&i awards 2012

TAIPEI CYCLE d&i awards 2012

Fashion:
-Graphic design of fingerprints on cable rim surface to denote hand-made wheel set.
-Bi-color anodized hub.
-The X mark design on the hub shell represents XERO’s core competence.
Function:
-XERO wheel system weighs 540 g, and is 50mm in height.
-The rim has 2 material features: aluminum brake wall allows faster cooling down effect with high temperature resistance; carbon fiber composite makes use of aerodynamics while adding minimum weight onto the rim.
-Straight pull hub: the energy can be transferred straight from the hub to the rim; the angle of the spoke hole needs to be designed according to the number and the angle of the spoke hole; multiple-axis machining is needed to obtain the desired angle of spoke hole.

Client / Manufacturer

FORMULA engineering Inc.

FORMULA engineering Inc.
Taichung, Taiwan

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Design

FORMULA engineering Inc.

FORMULA engineering Inc.
Taichung, Taiwan

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