Innovative Wheel Technology powered by Schmidt
Modular Wheels are a sublime expression of the art of wheel manufacturing. Handcrafted in Bad Segeberg by a select group of wheel techies, every Schmidt Wheel follows the principles of true motorsport wheels.
Selected components are matched to assemble the perfect wheel for your car. The unrivaled number of wheel variations make every set of wheels outstandingly unique.
A Video from inside the Schmidt Wheel Factory
Manufacturing a modular wheel is a complex process. Different sorts of materials are involved. Each component is produced on different machines. Following the perfect process developed by experienced wheel technicans. Skilled German craftsmen are matching the wheel components into a perfect marriage – the modular wheel.
Wheel Technicans at work
German craftsmen are dually educated. The young people are trained for 3 years in vocational school by the chamber of commerce. They receive their practical training in the workshops of the companies from their masters. Four days a week the students are practically trained in their apprenticeship companies. One day every week they are trained by the chamber in their vocational schools. The profil is exactly matching the needs of their companies. This system makes it easy to find always the best person for the job.
Metal Spinning is a craft. The traditional job of a Gürtler is very important to produce a round wheel. Don’t think static. Imagine the wheel rolling on the road. Understand how the rubber and the metal will touch the surface on their high speed journey. Feel the material flex and withstand the stress – that is what it takes to be a wheel tech guy.