Chris King R45 Rear Hub
King hubs are as fast as any hub in the game. Even with a legendary sealing system that affords a 5-year warranty in all conditions, King hubs have rolled to numerous professional wins on and off road.Inside the hubshell is where you will find what matters most; the bearings, axles and engagement system that have earned the trust of discerning cyclists. Chris King make their own bearings in-house, each hand-checked for precision and built with a robust sealing system. Chris King's strong, constant diameter axles run through the bearings to the frame and fork dropouts for precise handling and stiffness under power.Every King rear hub is powered by Chris's patented RingDrive engagement system. This unique design offers instant, positive engagement that is over 3 times quicker than a standard 24-tooth pawl-type freehub.