13g Spoke Nipples

13g Spoke Nipples 2.3mm

What is a nipple? It is the connecting point between the rim and spoke. Demand in the market differs a lot. Different mounting systems, rims and colors as well as weight guide you to a wide range of nipples. Producing on most modern machinery, Sapim ensures highest precision and quality. Sapim nipples are designed and manufactured in Belgium. A perfectly designed and manufactured nipples is a secret of a well mounted wheel.

The interface between spoke and nipple is highly important for the durability of a wheel. All DT Swiss nipples are available with or without the patented locking system DT Pro Lock®.

13G Spoke nipples are available for different approximate rim hole sizes. ‘Reduction’ nipples take the nipple shaft down to 14G for a 4mm rim hole. Standard 13G nipples are for a larger approximate 5mm rim hole