Ergal Nipples (aluminium alloy) – Technical Data
For 15G spokes – 1.8 mm
Ergal Aluminium alloy
Example: 36 bag (72 pieces) 61 grams – washers EXCLUDED
Steel washer has round shape for rim without Ultimate carbon fiber optional while it has elliptical shape for rim with Ultimate carbon fiber optional.
Round shape washer diameter is: 10 mm
28 – 32 -. 36 – 40 holes (Total number both for nipples and washers: 56 – 64 – 72 – 80)
Every bag inlcudes few more nipples and washers to solve pieces loss during lacing procedure.
IMPORTANT: ALL CERCHO GHISALLO RIMS INCLUDE NIPPLES AND WASHERS IN PRODUCT BOX
CONTACT US TO REQUEST ERGAL NIPPLES INSTEAD OF STANDARD BRASS NICKEL PLATED ONES (THIS OPTION MAY REQUIRE AN ADDITIONAL COST) (ERGAL NIPPLES ARE AVAILABLE ONLY IN 1.8 MM/15G)
Frequently Asked Questions
Wooden rim is already prepared for this kind of nipple and washer, please always verify rim ERD measure before proceeding.
Wooden rims lacing doesn’t require particular skills.
For tubular model it is suggested to apply a spoke tension lower than equivalent aluminium rim.
It is recommended to apply spoke tension and verify 12 hours after, at the end of the procedure your rims will be ready for several hundreds kilometers.
For pneumatic/clincher model with Ultimate optional it is suggested to apply a spoke tension equal than one applied to equivalent aluminium rim.
In this case there’s no need to check tension after last lacing check if not after several hundred kilometers.
Water - Wet resistance
Product is resistant, waterproof, to water and common atmospheric agents exposure