Everything about waxed chains

Explore the benefits of a waxed chain. Less friction, longer-lasting performance, and a cleaner bike.

How-to wax a chain

Waxing a chain involves just four straightforward steps: removing, waxing, drying, and installing.

Using our heater reduces the entire process to about 30 minutes, with the actual hands-on work taking only 2-3 minutes.

Waxing guide

Why a waxed chain

A waxed chain last up to 3 times longer than a traditional lube, is up to 8 watts faster and doesn't get dirty.

It's basically that simple. It saves you money over time, is better for the enviroment and just looks and rides better.

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A waxed chain keeps your drivetrain much cleaner than traditional oil lube. The difference is significant, with wax repelling dirt and grime effectively.

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Less cleaning

Less cleaning

Your drivetrain stays clean, in all conditions. Ride 500km or 310miles and still have a clean chain.

Less friction

Less friction

Waxed chains are the fastest out there. You can save up to 8 watts compared to a dirty chain.

Less worries

Less worries

No more chainring tattoos when riding. No more dirty hands when replacing a tire or working on your bike

Quick link

Check how to install your quick link properly.

Installation Guide

Track your Wax app

The easiest way to track your chain waxing. See when to re-wax and track you wax tablet life.

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Approved by professionals

Hot Wax is designed for everyone, and we're proud to support some of the best athletes around.

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