Lightning Bolt-on Axle – Rear 12 mm x 153-158 mm x 1.0 Thread

Lightning Bolt-on Axle – Rear 12 mm x 153-158 mm x 1.0 Thread

(7 customer reviews)

$ 48.00

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. Learn about compatibility with Hexlox security systems.

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7 reviews

  1. John Watkins (verified owner)

    Hi, I recently ordered a pair of your Lightning Bolt-On Axles for my Specialized Diverge and was very pleased at how soon they arrived at my delivery address in the UK. The axles are now on the bike and are a huge visual improvement on the nasty looking stock axles. With a small amount of copper assembly grease they torqued straight up to 12 Nm without any binding.
    Great product and a fantastically prompt service, thanks to everyone involved. USPS must get a mention here too.

    Kind Regards – John

  2. John Watkins (verified owner)

    This is a quick follow-up to the email I sent to The Robert Axle Project and which appears above. If you want a nice, clean appearance without unsightly, easily damaged, potentially unreliable handles, not to mention the dead weight (the handles on my former axles have been replaced by a hex bit that fits into a tyre lever which doubles as a wrench), then these are the axles you want!
    No moving parts, unlike some over-complicated solutions I’ve seen, just solidly-engineered simplicity. Tidy!

  3. Gary (verified owner)

    This axle fit perfectly in my Canyon Endurace CF SLX

  4. Tobias (verified owner)

    For my Canyon Ultimate CF SL this is the right axle. I like the high quality, the clean look (no lever anymore) and, of course, the really nice weight of only ~35 g.

  5. Roger Murer (verified owner)

    Great replacement Axle for my Specialized Sequoia 2018. The stock Axles with 5mm hex wore out. I guess the 6mm hex will hold out much longer and even the torque is specified on the Axles.
    Shipment to Switzerland was fast, would buy any time again.

  6. Johnny (verified owner)

    Fits perfectly and looks wonderful on my 2020 Canyon Grail AL 2.0. High quality and looks so sleek.

  7. David B (verified owner)

    Crashed my new Canyon Ultimate Evo and needed a new rear axle. Unbelievably Canyon could not provide a replacement to purchase and referred me to an axle that was not the correct type and would not work. All of my research gave me only 2 options for a replacement rear axle for my bike. This one from Robert Axle, or one that would ship from China on eBay.

    Sent a message to see if it was in stock and they said yes. Shipped the same day and received a couple days later. Worked perfectly. In short, they saved my butt when no other options were available so I am very grateful they are here.

    Quality was great and I may order another just to have as a backup, and maybe one for the front as well. The only thing that I would have liked to see was for it to come with a washer. Maybe they are not needed, but I used my old one anyway.

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

• Canada: $21.50 USD, 10-14 business days

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