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The first high-performance internal gear-hub with a 12mm Thru-Axle, featuring unique detachable flanges and hydraulic shifting, giving you an instant, accurate, and maintenance-free gearing, in a lightweight but robust package that will outlast your bike!
All this makes Kindernay XIV the perfect upgrade for any modern bike.
The Kindernay XIV is the first multispeed gear hub with full-length standard 12 Through-Axles. It is featuring unique, detachable flanges & hydraulic shifting giving you maintenance-free, accurate, and instant gearing in a lightweight and robust package. The straight-cut planetary gears inside the Kindernay XIV deliver 14 speeds with evenly spread 13.9% intervals, across 543% gearing range; and give the gear-hub an extremely high crank torque capacity, rated at 160Nm. Kindernay XIV is also approved for use on Speed Pedelecs/Speed EPAC/L1e-B, but our instant shift technology and ease of use also make it perfect for eMTB, or any other modern bike or eBike.
Durable And Maintenance Free System
In spite of currently being the most lightweight high-speed system, XIV is extremely durable, robust, and almost maintenance-free.
Ultra Compact With High Performance
12mm Thru-Axle with large diameter clutches and multiple engagement points assure high torque-capability and massive gear strength while being ultra-compact and lightweight.
Instant Shift, Adjusted For Life
Instant shift system: once the click is heard, the shift has been completed. And all that with a one-time calibration at the factory. You will never need any adjustment. Just mount and ride.
E-Bike And S-Pedelec Approved
Kindernay XIV internal gear hub is approved for use on Speed Pedelecs/Speed EPAC/L1e-B. Both instant shifting and ease of use make it perfect for eMTB, or any other modern bike or eBike.
Our XIV is the lightest 14-speed gear hub ever, with approximately 100 grams per speed. But that is not all. Check the specs of this amazing system that enables you to shift in an instant, be it while standing still, while coasting, or while airborne... anytime, anywhere.
Multiple axle stub versions available:
For 142mm / 148mm / 197mm x12mm and 135mm / 190mm x10mm frames
14 speeds in sequence with 13.9% intervals
Low maintenance, very long service intervals - 5000kms / 1 year
Doesn't include a prebuilt rear wheel rim
The Kindernay XIV features an advanced planetary gear design, which yields a total of 14 speeds out of just three simple planetary series. Oversized clutches provide a massive torque capability of 160Nm. The SWAP shell greatly increases the versatility of the system.
The Ingenious SWAP Shell
The ingenious SWAP shell enables the XIV hub to be easily moved between different wheel sets (or different bikes).
XIV Hub Shell
The CNC machined and forged XIV hub shell combines ultra low weight with high stiffness and strength.
Large diameter clutches ensure massive torque capability
The custom made brake rotor with its proprietory 7-bolt interface saves weight and increases stiffness
Rigid axle mount
12mm Thru-Axle has minimal torsional flexing, ensuring a stiff rear-wheel and quick and easy installation