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Zipp 808 Firecrest Carbon Clincher Road Bike Wheels

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  • Free tracked delivery to Ireland
  • Trustpilot review 9.3 out of 39.823 reviews

  • These Zipp wheels will make any bike look better.
  • High aerodynamic advantage due to the 82 mm deep rim.
  • Side winds have a relatively small effect on the wheels because of their rounded shape and ABCL dimples on the rim.
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Brand Zipp
Colour
  • Black
Type of bearing
  • Industrial
Rim Category
  • Deep (46mm and up)
Rim Depth
  • 82 mm
Rim Material
  • Carbon
Rim Width
  • 27,5 mm
Rim width (internal)
  • 17,1 mm
Type of Tyre
  • Clincher
All specifications

The Zipp 808 Firecrest Carbon Clincher road bike wheels have been designed with pure speed in mind. This is a wheelset which has proven itself in numerous triathlons, time trials, and even road races. The familiar Firecrest design is known for having an almost continuous rim width, running from spoke bed to brake track. This leads to improved control over the airflow and improved aerodynamics. The Zipp 808 Carbon Clincher Firecrest is therefore faster and more stable than other wheels with a similar rim depth. The 77/177 hubs have a custom flange geometry and spoke mounts. This further increases the torsional- and lateral rigidity. The Carbon Clincher technology by Zipp also offers excellent stopping power. By using a special type of resin based on motor sports technology, the rim is capable of withstanding the high temperatures associated with braking.

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Delivery includes

• Zipp 808 Carbon Firecrest wheelset
• Rim tape
• Quick Releases
• Valve extenders
• Inner tubes
• Spoke wrenches

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Colour Black Black Black Black
Type of bearing Industrial Industrial Industrial Industrial
Type Set / Front Wheel / Rear Wheel Set / Front Wheel / Rear Wheel Set / Front Wheel / Rear Wheel Set / Front Wheel / Rear Wheel
Rim Category Deep (46mm and up) Medium (33 to 45mm) Medium (33 to 45mm) Deep (46mm and up)
Rim Depth 82 mm 45 mm 45 mm 58 mm
Rim Material Carbon Carbon Carbon Carbon
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9.4 / 10

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Pros
  • Price (1)
  • Fast Delivery (1)
  • Aerodynamic (1)
  • Stiff (1)
Cons

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Most recent reviews

Kevin, 19 January 2018

Fast delivery and good price

Pros
  • Price
  • Fast Delivery
Arnas, 4 November 2016

Worth every £ for satisfaction felt during the ride!

Super fast and epic looking wheels to enjoy your ride and brag about it whether your are weekend warrior as me or doing some competitive TT/racing. For a while now had a 50mm and 58mm deep carbon section wheels and jumping to 80mm it hardly made handling any harder in side winds.

Pros
  • Aerodynamic
  • Stiff
  • Looking good
  • Freehub sound epic
Johan, 28 February 2018

Fina hjul. Inte testat hjulen än.

Fina hjul. Känns som riktigt bra kvalite. Har inte testat dom än.

Pros
  • Snygg design
  • Bra pris
  • Snabb leverans
Cons
  • Har inga än.
Fred, 24 January 2018

prima set wielen voor o.a. tijdritten

Setje wielen gekocht voort tijdrijden. Wielen worden al veelvuldig door ons gebruikt bij de amateurs. Nieuwe uitvoering hebben geen stickers meer maar is dit verwerkt in het carbon. Wel is het zinvol in de gaten te houden dat de bandenspanning max 8,5 bar mag zijn. Verder netjes afgeleverd door firma. (tip kijk wel bij andere internet firma's ivm de prijs!) gr

Pros
  • licht van gewicht
  • nette afwerking
  • strak
Cons
  • voorwiel kan iets windgevoelig zijn.
  • stickers niet onder lak
Alexander, 30 October 2017

Optisch und zeittechnisch sehr zu empfehlen

Laufen wie geschmiert.... Ein Traum

Colour
  • Black
Type of bearing
  • Industrial
Rim Category
  • Deep (46mm and up)
Rim Depth
  • 82 mm
Rim Material
  • Carbon
Rim Width
  • 27,5 mm
Rim width (internal)
  • 17,1 mm
Type of Tyre
  • Clincher
Type of nipple
  • External
Number of spokes in front wheel
  • 18
Number of spokes in rear wheel
  • 24
Engagement
  • 10 degrees
Wheel size
  • 28 inch
Type of brake
  • Rim brake
Type of tyre
  • Foldable tyre
Brake surface-material
  • Carbon
Wheel bags included
  • No
Built-in width fronthub
  • 100 x 5 mm QR
Built-in width rearhub
  • 130 x 5 mm QR
Spoke material
  • Stainless steel
Type of spoke
  • Straight pull
Quick Releases included
  • Yes
Warranty
  • 2 years
Extended warranty
  • No
Crash replacement
  • No
Recommended tyre width
  • 25 mm / 28 mm / 30 mm / 32 mm
Model Year
  • 2016

Detailed product description

ABLC Technology
Zipp ABLC technology optimises the advantages gained by Zipp’s patented Firecrest rim profile. The ABLC dimple rim profile creates minor turbulence which guides the airflow inwards, which keeps the air flowing over the rim smoothly and reduces turbulence behind the wheel.

Manufacturer specifications

Front wheel:
• Rim depth: 82 mm
• Rim width (maximum): 27.5 mm
• Number of spokes: 18
• Type of spokes: Sapim® CX-Sprint
• Hub: Zipp 77

Rear wheel:
• Hub: Zipp 177
• Rim depth: 82 mm
• Rim width (maximum): 27.5 mm
• Number of spokes: 24
• Type of spokes: Sapim® CX-Sprint