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  • Industry Nine Ultralite 235 29in Wheelset
  • Industry Nine Ultralite 235 29in Wheelset
  • Industry Nine Ultralite 235 29in Wheelset
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Industry NineUltralite 235 29in Wheelset
$1,225.00 - $1,385.00

Item # NIN001W

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  • Black, 15x100/12x142 TA, Shimano/SRAM HG ($1,225.00)
  • Black, 15x100/12x142 TA, SRAM XD ($1,225.00)
  • Red, 15x100/12x142 TA, Shimano/SRAM HG ($1,225.00)
  • Red, 15x100/12x142 TA, SRAM XD ($1,225.00)
  • Turquoise, 15x100/12x142 TA, Shimano/SRAM HG ($1,385.00)
  • Turquoise, 15x100/12x142 TA, SRAM XD ($1,385.00)
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Description

Unconcerned speed.

29ers are about one thing: going forward really, really fast. By combining a lightweight, wide rim with its unrivalled CNC-machined Torch freehubs, Industry Nine is empowering them to do just that. The Ultralite 235 29in Wheelset is a lightweight pair of XC weapons whose generous rim width and tubeless-ready design address most of our wagon wheel concerns.

First, the wider rims are stiffer than traditional XC rims, so they hold up better under torsional load and reduce the noodly feel of ye olde 29in wheels. Second, the combination of 23.5mm internal width and a tubeless-ready design mean you can run fatter tires at lower PSI without risking pinch flats or burping. This makes the ride more plush while the larger tire contact patch enjoys better traction on rooty climbs. Of course, the hubs are ultimately the stars here—this is I9, after all.

Industry Nine made its name with precision CNC machining at its Indiana facility, and the latest generation of Torch hubs prove that they haven't just been playing around. The Torch freehub is built around six offset pawls that provide 120 points of engagement, all of which means that it's never more than three degrees away from translating pedal input to forward motion. While it's still possible to get hung-up on rocky cruxes, the Ultralite 235's combination of low rotational mass and virtually instant engagement make it far less likely.

  • Wagon wheels that privilege speed above all else
  • Freehub is responsive to the point of personal injury
  • Wide rims for plush tires and greater climbing traction
  • Tubeless-ready rim profile increases tire retention
  • Industry Nine's CNC-machining facilities are located in the USA
Tech SpecsWeight
Tech Specs
Rim Material
aluminum
Wheel Size
29 in
Tire Type
tubeless
Rim Width
[internal] 23.5 mm, [external] 27 mm
Brake Compatibility
6-bolt disc
Hubs
Industry Nine Torch
Front Axle
15 x 100mm
Rear Axle
12 x 142mm
Spoke Count
24 / 24
Max Rider Weight
180 lb
Wheel Bag Included
no
Recommended Use
cross country
Manufacturer Warranty
2 years
Weight

Actual Weight

Actual weights are measured in-house by the Competitive Cyclist team.

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Grams

Oz

Black, 15x100/12x142 TA, Shimano/SRAM HG
1480g
52.21oz
Black, 15x100/12x142 TA, SRAM XD
n/a
n/a
Red, 15x100/12x142 TA, Shimano/SRAM HG
n/a
n/a
Red, 15x100/12x142 TA, SRAM XD
1460g
51.50oz
Turquoise, 15x100/12x142 TA, Shimano/SRAM HG
n/a
n/a
Turquoise, 15x100/12x142 TA, SRAM XD
n/a
n/a

Claimed Weight

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[set] 1,455 g

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