Rear Coaster Brake origin 8 Wheel:
· Rim: 622x14 (700 x 20/23), 36 holes with 42mm deep.
· Coaster Brake Gurpil Hub.
· Sprocket 16t.
· Weight: 1,90 kgs.
· Without machined sides.
· Inox Spokes.
The Weinmann rim has a 42mm profile and is perhaps the most popular in the fixie community, with stainless-steel spokes, sealed bearing hubs and double aluminium walls. This rim doesn’t have a machined braking wall.
It is a wider edged than the Weinmann dp18 rims with more aluminium to show off the colours. This makes is a little more aggressive and flashy. The hub has coaster brake, so if you pull back the pedals the bicycle will be brake.
Weinmann rims stand out as excellent quality for money, making them the queens of fixed-gear bikes. The size is 700c, meaning it is compatible with all road-bike tyres. You can mount 23, 25 or 28 tyres and will need a 60mm-valve inner tube. And it is crucial you mount a rim strip between the tyre and the inner tube to reduce or prevent punctures.