View-Speed Inc. was initiated in mid-2011 to manufacture and sell some products we have found useful in bicycle training and triathlon racing over the past 25 years
The S3F and S4F/R have patents pending.
Skewer-Speed Series 3 Front (S3F)
Weight 21 grams – Aerodynamic Shape
S3F Skewer is made of high strength grade 5 titanium, tested to destruction by Element Materials Technology, formerly named Stork Materials Technology.
S3F required 3,552 pounds of force to fracture and15 Newton-meters of torque to thread failure.
Each skewer has a clock line laser etched on the drive side for easy preflight check that it is secure.
When installed additionally secured with some Loc-Tite Quicktape 249 Threadlocker Tape.
The Skewer-Speed S3F ships with a piece of Loc-Tite Quicktape 249.
Designed for simplicity and ease of use.
The View-Speed Skewers do not use centering springs.
S3F has considerably less frontal area than standard skewers with a very aerodynamic shape and light weight.
Skewer-Speed S3F (21 grams) comparison with quick release (57grams).
Skewer-Speed S3F aerodynamic shape compared to quick release skewer non aerodynamic shape.
Close up of keyed fastener.
Low profile frontal area of Skewer-Speed S3F mounted on bicycle front fork.
Comparison of Skewer-Speed S3F and Quick Release.
Close up of Skewer-Speed S3F and Quick Release.
Note the radius clock line on the Skewer-Speed S3F for a quick rotational position check pre-ride.
Close up of Skewer-Speed S3F mounted on front fork – note very low frontal area.