The Mavic Aksium wheelset features the low-weight, lateral stiffness, bladed spokes and smooth, sealed bearings demanded in road racing wheesets, but comes in at a very affordable price.
- Bladed spokes for aerodynamics
- 21mm rim profile is stiff and light, perfect for racing on open roads
- Compatible with 10-speed Shimano / SRAM cassettes (7/8/9-speed compatible with spacers)
A light, stiff wheelset is one of the best upgrades that you can make for your road race bike. Every pedal stroke will be transferred into greater power, efficiency and speed when you're rolling on top notch wheels like the Mavic Aksiums complemented with Mavic Aksion tyres!
The front wheel weighs just 800 grams and the rear 935 grams, giving a total weight around 1735 grams, making them one of the lightest, most aerodynamic wheelsets available at this price point. Comined with Mavic's legendary reliability, the Aksiums are one of the best value upgrade wheelsets available.
The Aksium has all of the strength, reliability and speed you should expect from Mavic wheels. Constructed from 6106 aluminium, with a black anodized finish, they look the business as well. The finely milled braking surface gives reliable braking performance. The Aksium wheels feature 20 bladed, straight-pull, stainless-steel spokes front and rear. They're locked down with brass nipples, rather than steel or aluminium, for low weight and high durability. The design of the spoke ends minimises tension loss so that the wheels stay true. The 21mm rim profile, low spoke count, and use of bladed, stainless steel spokes makes for a very nimble, efficient wheelset. The dual-sealed bearings will provide exceptional smoothness, efficiency and longevity.
The wheels come with Mavic aluminum quick-release skewers, rim tape, Mavic Aksion road endurance tyres and Shimano/SRAM-compatible freehub bodies. The wheelset weighs just 1,735 grams, excluding tyres.
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Reid Cycles ships bikes, parts and accessories anywhere in Australia!
Free shipping of bikes is available to most metropolitan and some regional areas. We also combined shipping wherever possible to keep the price down. Once you have one or more items in your cart, view your cart, pop your postcode in and we'll give you the combined shipping price. We are currently unable to ship to overseas addresses, please contact our customer services team to enquire about distributors in your area.
We aim to keep the price as low as possible by shipping smaller items for free if they can be shipped with larger items. Helmets, shoes and parts most often ship for free with your new bike!
Remember that bikes are shipped boxed, and 85% assembled. The final assembly required includes the installation of the handlebars, front wheel, pedals and saddle, adjusting the brakes and tuning the gears. We recommend that the assembly is done by a qualified bike mechanic or other suitably qualified person. Damage caused by incorrect assembly (such as installing the pedals the wrong way around) is not covered by your warranty.
Orders for items that are currently in stock are usually despatched within 1 to 2 working days. You'll receive an email with tracking information once the order has been despatched. Certain periods of the year are seasonably busy, with much higher volumes than normal. At these times, we still aim to despatch within 1 to 2 days, but deliveries may take a little longer due to our couriers' workload.
It's always best to send to an address that always has someone in attendance, such as a business address. You may also want to give our courier an 'authority to leave' instruction, which is an instruction to say that there is a safe place leave to delivery, even if there is no one there to take delivery. Only give us an 'authority to leave' if you're confident that the delivery will be safe. Otherwise, the courier can leave a 'sorry we missed you' card, allowing you to arrange redelivery.
Please contact us if you have any questions.
In Store Collection in one of our stores is always free! Your bike comes fully assembly, adjusted and ready to go. You can order online for pickup in store. The store will receive your order, assemble your bike and give you a call when it’s ready to collect! Whenever possible, we recommend collection in store. The bike will be fully assembled by an experienced Reid Cycles mechanic. Our staff will also be happy to help you make final adjustments, set saddle height and answer any other questions you might have!
Reid Cycles offers an industry-leading warranty on every Reid bike we sell.
For your peace of mind, we include:
A lifetime warranty on every frame we sell
A lifetime warranty on all rigid forks, including our carbon fibre range
A 2-year warranty on all suspension forks, Shimano components and Mavic Aksium wheelsets
A 12-month warranty on all other non-consumable components
We love our customers, so in the unlikely event of an issue, we want to resolve this to your satisfaction as quickly as possible.
For any warranty issues, please contact the store where you purchased the product. For online sales, you can contact the customer service team. Please find the relevant phone numbers and email addresses on our Contact Us page.
So we can help you as quickly as possible, we may ask you to pop an email to firstname.lastname@example.org with a description of the issue and some photos of the affected part.
For full warranty terms, please visit our Warranty Policy page