NS 88 [SET]
THE RACE MULTITOOL
Serious about aerodynamic performance. Improvements are increasingly noticeable at this wheel depth.
With an increased profile, the NS88 Front generally provides for stiffer riding and makes it easier to hold top speed when you’re riding flat out.
Rider confidence is key though -a front wheel this deep will catch front winds. When a front 88 is paired with the ultimate race companion, the NS Disc, this is (together with the Tri-spoke) the biggest aerodynamic advantage you can give your setup. This set up is not recommended for climbers and decenders -it’s a straight line weapon only. Most often seen on time trial, and long distance triathlon set ups.
Every component in the NS-Road line design has been carefully evaluated on its ability to absorb impact and vibration, minimise overall weight and deliver great gains in aero efficiency. As a result, responsive-stiff-lightweight wheels are now accessible to all of us. We challenged status quo and did the unthinkable: increasing both performance and affordability.
// Excellent cross wind performance
// Aerodynamic boost, free speed for the du/triathletes and road racers
// Reduced vibration, increased impact absorption, more stable, better control
// Lightweight, same effort takes you further
// Faster acceleration and ability to hold top speed longer.
|WEIGHT||Front 860g Rear 1055g Rim Brake / Front 945g Rear 1040g Disc Brake | Wheels only / no cassette, tyres, tubes or rotors|
|TYRE SYSTEM||Tyres and tubes, or tyres only (tubeless)|
|TYRE COMPATIBILITY||Recommended tyre widths: 23mm - 28mm|
|WIDTH||19mm internal / 25mm external rim width|
|DEPTH||88mm rim depth|
|RIM||Carbon Fibre Toray T700, U-shape|
DT Swiss 350 Straightpull Centerlock for Disc Brake
12x100mm / 12x142mm Through Axle (standard)
DT Swiss 350 Classic for Rim Brake [9x100mm / 10x130mm Quick Release (standard)]
Spoke count | Front 20 Rear 24 for Rim Brake | Front 24 Rear 24 for Disc Brake
Spoke pattern | Front Radial | Rear Two-cross/Radial (2:1)
Spoke material | Stainless steel Sandvik T302+
Pillar spokes | PSR Aero 1423 (6.5g/pc) Rear PSR Aero 1432 (6.5g/pc)
Straightpull for Disc Brake / J-bend for Rim Brake
|TAPE||Yes - Rim bead protection (no Tubeless tape installed)|
|FINISH||UD - Black matte | Coated decals (NOT STICKERS / NOT REMOVABLE) | Outline Black|
Disc brake | Centrelock | Valve extenders not needed
Rim Brake | V-Brake | Valve extenders recommended if using a 50mm Presta valve (tube) - How to install valve extenders
Rim brake surface: Carbon, basalt and resin TG (190-200C) (12mm)
|ASSEMBLY||Proudly hand-built by the world's greatest carbon fibre artisans. Xiamen, China|
Generally 85-100psi (Max 110 / Min 80) -check your tyre manufacturer max and low pressures
Max rider weight 130kg
Moved using local couriers - air and land transportation as required
800mm x 650mm x 170mm, 3.6kg
Included in the box:
-Wheelset & Cassette spacer for 8/9/10 speed Shimano/SRAM
-Rim tape installed
-Booklet -Welcome to nscarbon, Set up and Maintenance guide
-Quick release | Aluminium alloy 48g Front 53g Rear (Rim Brake only)
Free shipping within NZ— 2-3 days target timing.
NZD100 flat fee to AU — 4-5 days target timing.
Fee calculated at checkout — 2 weeks target timing (incl. custom clearance times as applicable)
All NSC wheels are covered by both our Lifetime Warranty and Incident Protection Policies. Check them out here.
OUT OF STOCK?
If the wheelset you like is currently out of stock please get in touch with us to get visibility on estimated delivery times.
If the design, componentry or any other features of this wheelset doesn't work for you we can always pull a blank sheet of paper and start from scratch. Get in touch and let us know what you have in mind.