SES 3.4 AR Disc

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The SES 3.4 AR is a truly modern road wheel, offering an aerodynamic advantage over the competition for riders who prefer the benefits of 28-32mm tires.

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SES 3.4 AR Disc

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The SES 3.4 AR is the embodiment of the modern disc brake only road wheelset. Aerodynamically optimized for high volume tires (28-32mm), lightweight for long days in the mountains, high volume for all roads, and arguably the most versatile wheelset we’ve ever made.

In 2016 we launched the SES 4.5 AR a wheelset ahead of its time. Since then, road riders, frame manufacturers, and tire makers have all caught the high volume vision which has propelled the one of its kind 4.5 AR to be our most popular selling wheel in North America where the high volume all road movement has gained the most traction. As more bikes are created that can accommodate tire clearances up to 32mm, we saw the need to create a more versatile, climber friendly SES AR wheelset and the SES 3.4 AR was born.

• Real world aerodynamics, optimized around 28mm to 32mm tubeless tires
• Wide Hookless Bead Anti-Pinch Flat Technology
• Disc brake specific materials and construction
• Low weight leader in category
• Tubeless only design – Hookless beads

The SES 3.4 AR is the definitive modern road wheelset and is aerodynamically optimized to maximize drag reduction when paired with high volume 28mm to 32mm tubeless compatible road tires. While frontal area is increased slightly with these wider tires, the coefficient of rolling resistance is reduced to a level that more than counteracts the losses in aero efficiency due to the dimensions of the wheel and tire combination. Like all SES wheelsets, the SES 3.4 AR is developed on a foundation of real world performance and was optimized at speeds as low as 20mph/32kph to ensure aero efficiencies are attained by riders of all abilities. The SES 3.4 AR features a full carbon fiber disc brake specific construction to maximize weight savings, making it an excellent choice for riders seeking an adept climbing wheel. Consequently, the SES 3.4 AR is the lightest road wheel on the market in its category. Given the wheel’s intent for mountain and mixed surface riding on high volume tires, riders who seek more confidence when descending technical mountain descents will find their solution in the SES 3.4 AR. The additional tire volume means more traction that inspires confidence over the most variable road surfaces. To further ensure mixed and allroad performance, the SES 3.4 AR has been optimized for road tubeless performance and features a hookless bead design that allows for the precise rim dimensions required to achieve the best tubeless performance. To further tubeless tire and rim reliability, the full carbon wheelset features ENVE’s patent pending Wide Hookless Bead which is a design element at the leading edge of the rim that provides a surface that when impacted, will reduce the likelihood of pinch flatting a tubeless tire. With these features, and an internal rim width of 25mm the SES 3.4 AR may also be used with tires greater than 32mm and ridden in mixed surface road events like the Belgian Waffle Ride or even gravel events such as Dirty Kanza when aerodynamics are prioritized.

We have designed this wheel to be used with a minimum of 28c tires rated for tubeless use whether you are using tubes or sealant. Below is a list of approved tires that will result in the best aerodynamics and safety when paired with the 3.4 AR.

Approved/Recommended Tires

28c for the best aerodynamic performance
Vittoria Rubino Pro TLR
Schwalbe Pro One
Kenda Valkyrie TLR
Mavic Yksion Pro UST
Hutchinson Sector
Hutchinson Intensive 2
Maxxis Padrone
IRC Formula Pro (RBCC, Light, X-Guard)
Vittoria Corsa TLR
Vittoria Corsa Control TLR
Goodyear Eagle All Season
Maxxis Rouler TR
Teravail Rampart
Bontrager AW2 Hard-Case Lite TLR

Schwalbe Pro One
WTB Exposure
Vittoria Corsa Control TLR
Goodyear Eagle All Season
Kenda Valkyrie TLR
Vittoria Rubino Pro TLR
Schwalbe G One Speed
Mavic Yksion Elite Allroad

Panaracer GravelKing
Hutchinson Sector
WTB Exposure
Bontrager R3 Hard-Case Lite TLR
Goodyear Eagle All Season
Donnelly USH
Maxxis Refuse
Teravail Rampart

33 – 50c or Treaded
These tires are compatible but drastically reduce the aerodynamic benefit and will be better suited to our G23.

Incompatible/Not Recommended Tires
Any Tube-Type/Non-Tubeless Tires
Continental GP 5000 TL
Specialized S-Works Turbo 2Bliss
Specialized Roubaix Pro 2Bliss
Pirelli Cinturato Velo

Tubeless Kit:
-2x valve stems
-1x roll of tape (good for taping 3 wheels)
-2x Pressure Relief Valve Stem Nuts

Skewers 100/135mm (QR only)

Accessory Bag

Wheel Manual

Wheelbuild Card

Product Specs

Clincher Front Rear Wheelset
Rim Weight 387g 394g 781g
ENVE Alloy Disc CL 643g 774g 1417g
i9 Torch Classic CL 626g 773g 1399g
King R45 CL 657g 780g 1436g
Rim Specs Front Rear
Depth 39mm 43mm
Internal Width 25mm 25mm
External Width 32mm 32mm
Hole Count 24 24
Effective Rim Diameter 578 571
Aero Optimized Tire Size (ONLY TUBELESS-READY TIRES MAY BE USED ON THESE RIMS) 28c-32c 28c-32c
Spoke Information* Front Length (NDS/DS) Rear Length (NDS/DS) Spoke Cross
ENVE Alloy CL 280mm / 282mm 278mm / 276mm 2X
i9 Torch Classic CL 280mm / 282mm 278mm / 272mm 2X
Chris King R45 CL 278mm / 276mm 274mm / 272mm 2X
*This wheelset is built with Sapim CX Ray spokes.

Pressure Recommendations

Rider Weight Rim Model SES 2.2, 3.4, 4.5, 5.6, 7.8 SES 4.5AR
Inner Width 18mm-20.5mm 25mm
Tire Size 23mm 25mm 28mm 32-35mm 38-42mm 42-45mm 47-55mm
< 90 lbs. 40 38 32 29 25 23 18
100 lbs. 44 43 36 33 28 25 19
110 lbs. 48 47 39 36 31 28 21
120 lbs. 52 50 42 38 33 30 23
130 lbs. 56 54 45 41 35 32 25
140 lbs. 59 57 48 44 37 34 26
150 lbs. 63 60 50 46 40 36 28
160 lbs. 66 63 53 48 41 37 29
170 lbs. 68 66 55 50 43 39 30
180 lbs. 71 68 57 52 45 40 31
190 lbs. 73 71 59 54 46 42 32
200 lbs. 75 73 61 55 48 43 33
210 lbs. 77 74 62 57 49 44 24
220 lbs. 79 76 64 58 50 45 35
230 lbs. 80 77 65 59 51 46 35
240 lbs. 82 79 66 60 52 47 36
250 lbs. 83 80 67 61 52 47 36

Red = Maximum Recommended Tire Pressure for Given Rim & Tire Volume Combo on Paved Road Surfaces

Note: Tire pressures are intended as a starting recommendation based on the listed wheel being set up with tubeless tire. The pressure value is calculated considering a tubeless set up, intended road surface, rider's weight, average bike weight, inner rim width, and tire volume.

Rider Weight Rim Model SES 2.2, 3.4, 4.5, 5.6, 7.8 SES 4.5AR
Inner Width 18mm-20.5mm 25mm
Tire Size 23mm 25mm 28mm 32-35mm 38-42mm 42-45mm 47-55mm
< 41 Kg 2.75 2.65 2.22 2.03 1.74 1.57 1.21
45 Kg 3.05 2.94 2.46 2.24 1.93 1.74 1.34
50 Kg 3.33 3.21 2.68 2.45 2.11 1.90 1.47
55 Kg 3.60 3.47 2.90 2.65 2.27 2.05 1.59
59 Kg 3.85 3.71 3.10 2.84 2.43 2.20 1.70
64 Kg 4.09 3.94 3.29 3.01 2.58 2.33 1.80
68 Kg 4.31 4.15 3.47 3.17 2.72 2.46 1.90
73 Kg 4.52 4.35 3.64 3.33 2.85 2.58 1.99
77 Kg 4.71 4.54 3.79 3.47 2.98 2.69 2.07
82 Kg 4.89 4.71 3.94 3.60 3.09 2.79 2.15
86 Kg 5.05 4.86 4.07 3.72 3.19 2.88 2.22
91 Kg 5.20 5.00 4.19 3.82 3.28 2.97 2.29
95 Kg 5.33 5.13 4.29 3.92 3.36 3.04 2.35
100 Kg 5.45 5.24 4.38 4.01 3.44 3.11 2.40
105 Kg 5.55 5.34 4.47 4.08 3.05 3.16 2.44
109 Kg 5.63 5.42 4.53 4.14 3.56 3.21 2.48
114 Kg 5.70 5.49 4.59 4.20 3.60 3.25 2.51

Red = Maximum Recommended Tire Pressure for Given Rim & Tire Volume Combo on Paved Road Surfaces

Note: Tire pressures are intended as a starting recommendation based on the listed wheel being set up with tubeless tire. The pressure value is calculated considering a tubeless set up, intended road surface, rider's weight, average bike weight, inner rim width, and tire volume.


SES AR Rim Shape


Wide Hookless Bead


Disc Brake Specific Construction


Road Tubeless Optimized


Resources + Support

Tubeless Installation Instructions


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SES 3.4 AR Disc

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Rim Size


  • The Road Standard
  • Best matched with road-tires 25-28mm in width

Rim Style


  • Great for training and racing.
  • Quick and easy flat repair


  • The ultimate, lightweight, racing setup
  • Please see our Support Guide for proper tubular rim prep and gluing technique

Spoke Count

20 Hole Front, 24 Hole Rear

The ultimate combination of aerodynamics, stiffness, ride quality, and durability

24 Hole Front, 24Hole Rear

The best utilization of spokes for driving and braking forces, while providing light-weight and durable builds.

Front Axle

ENVE supports standard 100mm and boost 110mm front wheel 15mm thru-axle systems on all wheels except the M90 which uses a 20mm front axle. We can convert thru-axles to accommodate quick releases if your fork requires the use of a quick release. Front axle specifications are provided by your fork manufacturer.

Standard = 15mm x 100mm Thru-axle
Boost = 15mm x 110mm Thru-Axle

Rear Axle

Rear axle configuration is determined by your frame. You can find most in the specs section of the manufacturer website.

The most common current rear axle configuration for all-mountain bikes.
This is boost. Frames 2015 model year and newer will most likely have a "boost" rear axle configuration.
Common rear axle on DH bikes model year 2013 and older.
Most common rear axle configuration on model year 2014 and newer DH bikes.


Shimano/SRAM 10
All Shimano 10/11 speed and SRAM 10 speed component groups
All SRAM 1x11

Hub Model


  • DT Swiss’ most popular and reliable hub

Chris King R45

  • Chris King road specific, lightweight, hub


  • Full carbon shell with CeramicSpeed bearings

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SES 3.4 AR Disc

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