The best all purpose aero wheelset. Designed to perform great in any conditions, from hill climbs to triathlons, the EPIC 5.6 is great for riders looking for one wheelset to do everything.
The EPIC 5.6 is perfect for a wide variety of road racing situations. It's a more aerodynamic option than the EPIC 3.4, and performs great in rides and races with a lot of varying conditions. Perfect for longer race stages, criteriums, and for riders looking for an added aerodynamic advantage.
The EPIC 5.6 is the best choice for triathlons in windy conditions. It's a more crosswind stable wheelset than the EPIC 7.10, and is also great for lighter riders concerned about bike handling. If you are looking for an aero wheelset to use in any training and racing conditions, the EPIC 5.6 is for you.
If you are a recreational rider, that rides solo and in a group over a variety of terrain and conditions, the EPIC 5.6 is for you. The superior aerodynamics are great for riding alone or leading a group. If you are looking for one wheelset to do everything, you've found it.
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Tokyowheel System-Optimized™ wheels have distinctly different front and rear rims to maximize performance. Learn More...
Faster, more aerodynamic wheels as a result of engineering in a computer simulated windtunnel. Learn More...
69 folded layers of carbon fiber arranged in a stronger, lighter construction only possible with System-Optimized™ wheels. Learn More...
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A three part technology for superior braking with carbon rims.
Lightweight, durable road bike hubs and strong aerodynamic spokes. Available with optional Sapim Cx-Ray Spokes and Ceramic Bearings
One of the most well known names in hubs. DT Swiss components have a long history of quality and high performance.
This wheelset has been certified and approved by the UCI (Union Cycliste Internationale), for use in UCI sanctioned road races. These wheels are also certified for use in ITU (International Triathlon Union) sanctioned triathlons.
Titanium Quick-Release Skewers (Included with Quick-Release Compatible Hub Options), Nylon Rim Strip, Valve Extensions.
EPIC 5.6 - Carbon Clincher -...
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|Weight*||1644g - 1781g (depending on hub & spoke options)||1434g - 1571g (depending on hub & spoke options)|
|Rim||700c Carbon Clincher||700c Carbon Clincher|
|Rim Weight*||Front 550g, Rear 600g||Front: 450g, Rear 490g|
|Rim Depth||Front: 55mm, Rear: 65mm||Front: 33mm, Rear: 43mm|
|VAPOR 2 wheel weight*||Front: 785g, Rear: 996g, Set: 1781g||Front: 685g, Rear: 886g, Set: 1571g|
|Sapim upgrade wheel weight*||Front: 741g, Rear: 943g, Set: 1684g||Front: 641g, Rear: 833g, Set: 1474g|
|Ceramic upgrade wheel weight*||Front: 728g, Rear: 916g, Set: 1644g||Front: 628g, Rear: 806g, Set: 1434g|
|DT Swiss upgrade wheel weight*||Front: 762g, Rear: 939g, Set: 1701g||Front: 662g, Rear: 829g, Set: 1491g|
|Rider Weight Limit||254lbs / 115kg||242lbs / 110kg|
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|Weight*||1644g - 1781g (depending on hub & spoke options)|
|Rim||700c Carbon Clincher|
|Rim Weight*||Front 550g, Rear 600g|
|Rim Depth||Front: 55mm, Rear: 65mm|
|Brake Track Width||25mm|
|Max Width||Front: 29mm, Rear: 28mm|
|Carbon Finish||Matte UD Carbon Fiber|
|Hub||VAPOR 2 or DT Swiss 240s|
|VAPOR 2 wheel weight*||Front: 785g, Rear: 996g, Set: 1781g|
|Sapim upgrade wheel weight*||Front: 741g, Rear: 943g, Set: 1684g|
|Ceramic upgrade wheel weight*||Front: 728g, Rear: 916g, Set: 1644g|
|DT Swiss upgrade wheel weight*||Front: 762g, Rear: 939g, Set: 1701g|
|Hub Axle Width||Front: 100mm, Rear: 130mm|
|Free Hub||Shimano/SRAM 9/10/11 Or Campagnolo 9/10/11|
|Bearing type||Stainless Steel Cartridge Bearings|
|Bearing numbers||VAPOR 2: F 688 (4), R 6802 (4) | DT Swiss: F 6803 (2), R 6802 (2) / 6902 (2)|
|Spokes (Black)||VAPOR 2: Pillar Aero Bladed J-bend or Sapim CX-Ray J-bend | DT Swiss: Sapim CX-Ray Straight-pull|
|Spoke Count||Front: 20, Rear: 24|
|Spoke Pattern||Front: Radial, Rear: 2x|
|Spoke Lengths||Pillar: F 252, R 243/248 | DT Swiss: F 253, R 254/255|
|Max spoke tension (kgf)||Pillar: F 125, R 60/130 | DT Swiss: F 125, R 65/130|
|Nipples||Pillar Brass (black) or DT Swiss Brass (black)|
|Recommended Tire||110 psi|
|Recommended Tire Pressure||140 psi|
|Max Tire Pressure||Continental GP4000s II (23mm x 700c or 25mm x 700c)|
|Rider Weight Limit||254lbs / 115kg|
|Included Accessories||Titanium QR Skewers (for QR hubs), Nylon Rim Strips (applied), Brake Pads, Valve Extensions, Spacer|
|Note||* rim weights are subject to a +/- 5% variance|