Crankbrothers partner with Industry Nine to offer new Hydra hubs on Synthesis carbon hoops

Crankbrothers partner with Industry Nine to offer new Hydra hubs on Synthesis carbon hoops

For its brand-spankin' new Synthesis 11 Carbon wheels, Crankbrothers has just partnered with Industry Nine to offer the new Hydra hubs on the ‘tuned’ wheel system. Best mountain bike: how to choose the right one for you Best mountain bike wheels Carbon mountain bike wheels usually fall into one of two camps: super stiff and harsh, and not so stiff and compliant. According to Crankbrothers, the Synthesis carbon wheel system combines one of each, with a rigid rear wheel for enhanced tracking and stability at speed and a more manageable front wheel for improved handling and control. Our own Tom Marvin took a look at these wheels when they were initially launched, and didn't immediately discount Crankbros claims as pure marketing buzz, but said he needed to spend more time with them. Crankbrothers Synthesis wheels, tuned for optimum performance Initially, the Synthesis hoops were spec’d with either Project 321, which ...

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