A butted spoke is drawn to its specific profile, which defines its high strength.
Race is the most popular double butted spoke of Sapim. Build up tension is easy. Much less torsion and not as elastic as the Laser spokes are the key points. The Race provides a better shock absorption thanks to its thin middle section than non butted spokes. Dealers say about this traditional spoke: “Never change a winning team…”
14G (64 pcs x 260 mm lg) 363 g
Strength on middle section: 1300 N/mm2
Diameter: 14G 2.0 - 1.8 - 2.0 mm