FLO Cycling

FLO 45 Carbon Clincher

$699
The all new FLO 45 Carbon Clincher. Ultra lightweight, nearly invisible to cross winds, and faster than our first generation FLO 90 at only half the depth. Perfect for climbing, road racing, and recreational riding.

Time Savings with FLO Wheels

The below time savings were calculated using our Net Drag Reduction Value (NDRV) equation. The NDRV equation is designed to give cyclists an accurate estimate of expected time savings using FLO wheels. Learn more about our Net Drag Reduction Value equation.

Wheel 40k Ironman
2013 FLO 30 38s 2m 51s
2016 FLO 60 Aluminum + Carbon 55s 4m 9s
2016 FLO 90 Aluminum + Carbon 1m 0s 4m 29s
2016 FLO DISC Aluminum + Carbon 1m 14s 5m 31s
2016 FLO 45 Carbon Clincher 55s 4m 6s
2016 FLO 60 Carbon Clincher 63s 4m 41s
2016 FLO 90 Carbon Clincher 64s 4m 48s
2016 FLO DISC Carbon Clincher 1m 11s 5m 19s

Specifications

FLO 45 Carbon Clincher Front Rear Front Disc Rear Disc
Weight* 707g 830g 730g 870g
Rim 700c Carbon Clincher 700c Carbon Clincher 700c Carbon Clincher 700c Carbon Clincher
Tubeless Compatible Yes Yes Yes Yes
Rim Depth 45.5mm 45.5mm 45.5mm 45.5mm
Brake Track Width 24.0mm 24.0mm N/A N/A
Brake Track Angled Angled N/A N/A
Max Rim Width** 24.2mm 24.2mm 24.2mm 24.2mm
Internal Rim Width 17.0mm 17.0mm 17.0mm 17.0mm
Carbon Finish Matte UD Carbon Fiber*** Matte UD Carbon Fiber*** Matte UD Carbon Fiber*** Matte UD Carbon Fiber***
Spokes Sapim CX-Ray Sapim CX-Ray Sapim CX-Ray Sapim CX-Ray
Spoke Count 20 24 Standard (<198lbs) / 28 Clydesdale (<242lbs) 24 24 Standard (<198lbs) / 28 Clydesdale (<242lbs)
Spoke Pattern Radial 2 Cross Standard / 3 Cross Clydesdale 2 Cross 2 Cross Standard / 3 Cross Clydesdale
Hub FLO VORTEX 2 FLO VORTEX 2 FLO VORTEX 2 FLO VORTEX 2
Free Hub N/A Shimano 9/10/11 OR Campy 9/10/11 OR XD OR XDR N/A Shimano 9/10/11 OR Campy 9/10/11 OR XD OR XDR
Bearings 6900 Japanese EZO Stainless 6802 Japanese EZO Stainless 6900 Japanese EZO Stainless 6802 Japanese EZO Stainless
Recommended Tire Pressure See our Tire Pressure Guide (Max pressure 120 PSI) See our Tire Pressure Guide (Max pressure 120 PSI) See our Tire Pressure Guide (Max pressure 120 PSI) See our Tire Pressure Guide (Max pressure 120 PSI)
Recommended Tire Size 23mm-28mm 23mm-28mm 23mm-28mm 23mm-28mm

* Wheel weights are subject to a +/- 5% variance.

** Our wider rims do not fit all frames. See our fit guide.

*** Small surface imperfections are normal with a matte carbon finish.