What size is my thru axle?

For a front thru-axle, this is measured from the inside to inside of your fork. For a rear thru-axle, this is measured from the inside to inside of your frame at the drop-outs. The O.L.D. measurement is listed for many thru-axles, but isn’t necessary if you know the overall length.

What size is my thru axle?

For a front thru-axle, this is measured from the inside to inside of your fork. For a rear thru-axle, this is measured from the inside to inside of your frame at the drop-outs. The O.L.D. measurement is listed for many thru-axles, but isn’t necessary if you know the overall length.

What is 15mm thru axle?

15mm thru axle uses a different connection on the fork where the axle of the wheel allows a 15mm bolt to go through it. Same concept for a 20mm thru axle. Some wheel manufacturers have adapters that allow you to use the same wheel with the different fork hub standards by swapping out the axle ends.

What is 12mm thru axle?

From this specification we know 142mm is the hub width (or frame spacing) and 12mm is the diameter of the axle. We need to specify the following items to get the proper replacement Thru Axle.

Should you grease thru axle?

Although it is not required, it is recommended that you apply a light amount of grease to your Mountain Bike axles. You can apply it to the threads, and also on the base of the axles themselves. This not only makes them easier to install and remove, it also helps prevent rust and corrosion.

Can QR hub convert to thru axle?

You can use through bolts (which can be quick release) in QR dropouts. These require specific hubs that allow for a 9mm front through bolt and a 10mm rear through bolt. On most Shimano hubs (and some similar Formula type hubs) you can replace QR axles with solid axles and use axle nuts on each end.

Can you convert 12mm thru axle to 15mm?

This is where PDXTI’s carbon 12mm to 15mm thru-axle adapter comes in handy. Weighing a paltry 9.7 grams, this simple tube of carbon fiber slides into your wheel’s 15mm front axle, spacing out the front axle and allowing you to utilize a 15mm thru-axle front wheel on a fork designed for 12mm.

Can you use 12mm thru axle on 15mm hub?

*Please note: Some 12mm thru axle forks are only compatible with hubs which have end cones with a maximum outer diameter of 19mm. Most conventional MTB based 15mm thru axle hubs use end cones that have an outer diameter of 21mm or larger and therefore will not fit with the smaller 19mm fork slots.

What are bolt-on axles?

Lightning Bolt-On axles are a low-profile, lightweight thru-axles designed to replace the stock axle that came with your bike. The axles are precision CNC machined from 7075 aluminum and are built to the tightest standards in the industry.

What are the axles made out of?

The axles are precision CNC machined from 7075 aluminum and are built to the tightest standards in the industry. No more slop and no more bulky handle sticking out there.

What size thru axle Fork adapter for RockShox front fork?

. Vbestlife. Quick Release Bicycle Aluminum Alloy Front Fork Thru Axle Skewer 15mm x 110mm Thru Axle Fork Adapter for Bicycle Front Fork Shaft for Rockshox . .