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CBT: CONFIDENCE BRAKE TECHNOLOGY

At FFWD Wheels we are constantly working on improvement of our products. In this process of product deve- lopment we learned that the combination of compounds will make the difference between good or great. As techniques develop quickly it remains a continuous process at FFWD Wheels!

FFWD Wheels applies three different brake track layers depending on the type of rim or type of use.

CBT BBS
All FFWD tubular (road) rims have a Basalt brake surface (BBS). Reducing heat production and improving brake performance in combination with the supplied SwissStop black prince brake pads.

CBT 1.5
Based on 1.5k CARBON structure in combination with High TG Custom Compound Resin. Increasing braking power by 30% in all conditions, more durable and doesn’t make noise while braking.

CBT 3H
The F3R FCC has an exclusive brake surface. Mixing three different composites and a copper layer with a High TG Resin enables fast heat reduction and high brake efficiency. Durable and capable of higher tire pressure.

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What do you ride?

Whether it is for road or track racing, cyclocross or triathlon, FFWD Wheels offers a broad range of highend wheel sets for each type of rider and use. Let us narrow it down for you by asking four quick questions.

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Road

Road

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Track

Track

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CX

CX

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TRI

TRI

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MTB

MTB

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Which type of rider are you?

Geographic conditions, intended use and type of rider are leading when finding the right wheel set. Our product range offers different types of wheels with specific characteristics that determine whether it matches your needs.

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Intermediate

Intermediate

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Advanced

Advanced

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Pro

Pro

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Which rim would you like?

The rim, intended use and type of rider are leading when finding the right wheel set. Our product range offers different types of wheels with specific characteristics that determine whether it matches your needs.

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FAC
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Full alloy clincher

For training

The FFWD set that has no carbon. Developed for riders who want to have an alloy training set, or use in the mountains.

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CAC
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Carbon alloy clincher

For dirty roads

A full carbon rim with integrated alloy brake surface. These wheels are mostly used by enthusiasts and in areas with less smooth or dirty roads.

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FCT
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Full carbon tubular

Ultimate competition

Ultimate competition wheel used by the professionals. The lightest wheels with the tires glued onto the rim.

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FCC
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Full carbon clincher

For triathletes

Full carbon wheels without any alloy inside. They have the looks of a tubular with the benefits of a clincher. For enthusiasts or triathletes.

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Which hub would you like?

The hub, intended use and type of rider are leading when finding the right wheel set. Our product range offers different types of wheels with specific characteristics that determine whether it matches your needs.

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FFWD hubs

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The best hubs based on price and quality. High-end hubs with the least rolling resistance keep on going when you give them a spin. Produced by DT Swiss and based on their 3-pawl system.

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DT Swiss 240S

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These hubs are derived from its MTB version with a closed bearing sealing and have a ratchet system that offers many kilometers of service free riding.

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DT Swiss 180

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High-end hubs fitted with ceramic bearings and a carbon hub shell eliminating those final grams off your bike.

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