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DT Swiss 240S Disc Hub (discontinued)

Average User Rating: (Spectacular)
Discontinued
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    Featured Review

    “The Standard By Which All Others Are Measured”

    The Good: Featherweight Simple and serviceable Bombproof reliability That unmistakable Hugi sound Adaptability

    The Bad: Slow engagement Price

    Overall Review:

    I have been on DT 240s for over 10 years. In those 10 years the only service that has been required is a simple regrease of the internals every year or so, depending on mileage, which requires no specialized tools. In my opinion, these hubs are the gold standard for reliability, serviceability, and weight. The new ones are especially great as the interchangeable end caps allow you to run 9/15/20mm in the front or 135x10 or 142x12 in the back. Gotta love that!

    The engagement is a little slow by today's standards but I guess I don't mind it because I have never been left wanting for quicker engagement. Yes, they are spendy but if you want the best, it comes at a price.

    Save your pennies, buy 240s and never buy another hubset again.

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    Miscellaneous The 240s is the signature DT Swiss hub!  It has been and will continue to be the standard in low weight high quality hub design.  The proven ratchet freehub provides near instant engagement while the stainless cartridge bearings roll effortlessly. Ratchet freehub system Rear hub Standard QR axle(QR not included) Stainless cartridge bearings Swiss made The standard in low weight, reliable hubs Approximate weight 221 grams Centerlock disc brake Works with 8/9/10 speed Shimano or SRAM cassettes
    Price $409.24