Spoking of our carbon wheelset
All our spoked wheels are hand-built. The rear AERO+, WINIUM+, VIVA "S" and UP "S" wheels are built with 20 spokes whose positioning in the rim was very well studied.
The drive side (cassette side) is built with 12 spokes crossed 3 times, a setting that has proven over the years to provide the best transmission of power from the cy- clist to the driving wheel. The left side of the wheel is built with 8 spokes.
This arrangement allows for a more uni- form tension across all of the spokes. This makes the wheel faster providing excellent stiffness. It also improves the wheel's ability to remain running "true" and in- creases the spokes durability.
In addition, this specific spoke arrangement gives the rear wheel a very modern and technical look.