Bare Composites

Combat 4.5 By Bare Composites

Sale price Price $800.00 Regular price $1,450.00

The Combat 4.5 is perhaps the most well-rounded wheel in the Bare Composites collection. We have strategically structured the entire Bare Composites wheel range around the fundamental of optimal performance and durability while trying to stay as light as possible; the Combat 4.5 is the absolute perfect balance of a Lightweight Aerodynamic wheelset with phenomenal handling. 

The Combat 4.5 is ideal for professional racing with lots of hard corners, fast descents, and every day riding. With the lightest version of the Combat 4.5 coming in at 1345g this wheelset can even be used on a hillier terrain. 

At Bare Composites, we take warranty seriously. Our goal is to be the company for the people by the people, and having a fantastic warranty program is a huge part of that. Our warranty service will be carried out locally in Knoxville Tennessee by our in-house technicians. No complicated delays or systems. If there are any defects in our products during the first three years of regular riding, we will replace the parts. For all the details on our warranty policy, please click HERE



The Combat Collection offers a dynamic braking treatment for better performance in all weather conditions. 

The Combat Collection wheels feature our Low-Catch Rim Profile Design. These rims stimulate minimal drag in gusts of wind, even on our most aero wheels. 


The Combat Collection wheels incorporate Sapim CX-Ray spokes and nipples.

The Bare BH1-F is our proprietary front hub built with high-quality Carbon Fiber and Aluminum materials. Combined with our sealed bearings these hubs spin super smooth, and fast at just 86.4 grams. 

The Bare BH1-R is our proprietary rear hub built with high-quality Carbon Fiber and Aluminum materials. At 217.4 the BH1-R is utilizing a six pawl system to lay the foundation for a high performing hub. 

3 Year Warranty 

We Guarantee our wheels and hubs for three years against any defects. We will service the wheels directly at our facility in Knoxville Tennessee or ship parts directly to your local bike shop for repair. 


Front Wheel Dimensions: 45mm depth x 25mm Width 

Rear Wheel Dimensions: 55mm Depth x 25mm Width 

Wheel Set Weights +/-30gr

25mm Tubular - 1345gr

25mm Clincher - 1495gr

Whats Included

1 Set of Titanium Skewers

1 Set of Carbon Fiber Brake Pads

1 Set of Rim Strips

Maximum Reccomended Rider Weight 

220lbs - Max

While we have tested our wheels beyond our recommended rider weight of 220lbs and have had no issues, we suggest that full carbon wheels should be the choice of riders under 220lbs for optimal performance and safety.