DT Swiss Competition Spokes (18 Pack)The DT Swiss Competition Spokes (18 Pack) are strong, durable and lightweight spokes that are ideal for high-performance cycling wheels.This is one of the most versatile spokes in the DT Swiss spoke range. DT Competition gets its special strength from cold forging. This makes it not only extremely durable but thanks to the thinner middle section, it is 48g lighter than a spoke with a constant diameter of 1.8 mm. The balanced relation between strength and weight of its 2.0 mm counterpart allows for a wide range of uses, from road wheels to super-light Enduro mountain bike (MTB) wheels. Features: Material: Cold Forged Like double-butted frame tubes, these Competition Spokes are thicker were most stressed - the ends where the spokes join the rim and hub - and thinner in the middle to save weight and absorb shock Cold forged 2mm which Tapers to 1.8mm in the middle 12mm nipples available separately Weight: from 311 g for 64 spokes at a length of 264 mm. Buy DT Swiss Wheels & Tyres from Chain Reaction Cycles, the World’s Largest Online Bike Store.