Shimano goes mid-sized

XT-wheels

XT-wheels Shimano has dived into the medium wheel sphere with their new WH-M785 Deore XT wheelset. We've got a set to test and Leif will be giving them a workout on the Avanti Torrent he is currently enjoying...

XT-front

15 mm up front, 24 straight pull double butted spokes and splined rotor interface.

XT-rear

142x12 axle out back, 10 speed freehub body, and 24 spokes as well...

XT-rim

Tubeless ready rims come in at a narrow-ish 19mm inner width. Check out Leif's review in Issue 54 out December..