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Cenos X3 Swiss

Cenos X3 Swiss is our ultimate wheelset for Cross country racing

Weight 1280 g

30 mm rim width optimized for 2.1-2.4 inch tires

Exceptional stiffness characteristics

Professionally handbuilt

DT 240s straight-pull hubs

Sapim CX-Ray spokes

Comes with rim tape and a tubeless valve installed



General Front Rear
Set Weight 1280 g 600 g 680 g
Type DT Swiss 240 SP CL DT Swiss 240 SP CL
Axle 110 x 15 mm BOOST 148×12 mm BOOST
Brake interface Centerlock Centerlock
Internal Rim Width 30 mm 30 mm
External Rim width 35 mm 35 mm
Rim Height 25 mm 25 mm
Rim Weight 330g 330g
Type Sapim CX-Ray Sapim CX-Ray
Count 28 28
Tension DS 130 kgf NDS 140 kgf DS 140 kgf NDS 150 kgf
Sapim Polyax Sapix Polyax

Handbuilt with precision

Our desire for bike wheels came from the experience of working on them. It is fascinating how alive and subtle wheels can be. We built our wheels with the utmost care and attention. Spoke tension is specifically adjusted to best fit each setup. Only the best tools are used in every part of the process. We build only with Sapim spokes.

We build our wheels so we could sign on them. So we do.


All Cenos products are developed weight being one of the top priorities.  We have developed an Advanced Carbon Layering (ACL) technology which allows to significantly reduce rim weight while maintaining the stiffness and durability. Lighter rims helps to accelerate faster and allow to brake later. 

Easy Tire Lock

We have designed a custom Easy Tire Lock (ETL) rim profile for easy tire mounting. Custom-shaped groove allows much easier tubeless tire inflation and lets the tire stay locked even when deflated. This helps to easily add sealant through the valve core. In combination with a wide profile, most of the tubeless tires can be (dis)mounted without levers and only with a floor pump.

Hand-built in Europe

Every wheelset is a system of at least 50 components. Therefore the building quality is essential. All Cenos wheelsets are hand-built by experienced assemblers in Lithuania. We build our wheels so we could sign on them. So we do.

Cenos X3 rims