Lightning Bolt-On Axle for NAILD Bikes – 12×142

$ 58.00

Our Lightning Bolt-On thru axle replacement for NAILD axles are a high quality, lower profile, simpler alternative.

  • Includes a threaded M12x1.0 replacement nut, to replace the NAILD nut that came on your bike.
  • This axle is designed for Argon18 and Marin bikes with 12×142 hubs and NAILD thru axles.

After years of mountain biking with thru-axles with bulky handles that seemed to strike every trailside obstacle, we needed a better option. Our Lightning Bolt-On thru axles offer the highest quality, simple, lightweight alternative to that bulky handle. Available in a range of sizes that fit both front and rear wheels on all types of thru-axle equipped bikes. Compatible with Hexlox security systems.

SKU: LIG603.N Category:

Description

  • Be free. No longer are you constrained by the proprietary NAILD axle. Simply replace the NAILD nut with our threaded nut and thru axle. A complete solution for a standard threaded axle for your bike.
  • Lightning is Better. Our front and rear Lightning Bolt-On axles offer a stronger, more durable, lower profile and lighter weight option to replace your stock thru-axles.
  • Low Profile. No more bulky handles to strike trail obstacles. Aerodynamic design.
  • Light Weight. Our axles are internally bored to remove unnecessary material without compromising strength.
  • Better Tolerances. Manufactured in the USA to the tightest tolerances using aerospace materials and CNC manufacturing. No longer will your axle loosen while riding.
  • Available Security. Compatible with Hexlox bike security systems.

This is NOT an axle for attaching trailers or trainers.

 

Specification

  • This axle is designed specifically to replace the NAILD axle system found on some Marin and Polygon bikes with 12×142 hub spacing.
  • The axle includes our threaded replacement nut for the NAILD system.
  • Axle Weight: 42 grams
  • The axle is precision CNC machined in the USA from 7075 aluminum and hard anodized for rugged durability. Our axles are built to the tightest standards in the industry.
  • No special tools required. Design allows for installation or wheel removal using your standard 6mm hex wrench.
  • Designed, built and quality tested in the USA. Proven around the world.
  • Compatible with Hexlox security systems.

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All orders from our website are via US Postal Service, from Oregon, U.S.A. We make every effort to ship your order within one business day.

Shipping rates and average delivery times are:

• United States: $7.50 USD, 3-4 business days

• Canada: $12.50 USD, 10-14 business days

• All other International: $12.50 USD, 12-16 business days

We are unable to offer expedited shipping. If you need expedited shipping of our products, please visit our Dealers & Distributors page for options. We cannot take responsibility for any delays during shipping, including delays in customs or incorrect shipping information.

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    • This axle is designed for Argon18 and Marin bikes with 12×142 hubs and NAILD thru axles.
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    This axle is specific for bikes with NAILD thru axles and 12×142 hub spacing.

    • Includes an M12x1.0 threaded nut to replace the NAILD nut that came on your bike.
    • This axle is designed for Argon18 and Marin bikes with 12×142 hubs and NAILD thru axles.

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