Greg Sour Apple Flavored Carbon 29er Wheels

Rider: Greg M. Location: Mendota Heights, MN Bike: Santa Cruz Highball Hubs: Chris King, limited edition Sour Apple color Rims: Nox Composites, Teocalli 29er Spokes: DT Swiss, Revolution, 3-cross Nipples: DT Swiss, brass Weight: 1,628g Greg was looking for some durable light weight fun wheels.  The King hubs are made in Portland, OR and Greg went with their...

Now Available: Boyd Cycling Rims

I’m really excited to announce that Boyd Cycling rims are now available for custom builds through Southern Wheelworks!  Boyd is based out of Greenville, SC and is well known for lots of tech at affordable prices.  Their rims are made overseas to keep prices down but are their own design – these are not...

Steve’s Road Wheels

Rider: Steve T. Location: Augusta, GA Bike: Specialized Roubaix Hubs: White Industries, T11 Rims: DT Swiss RR440 Spokes: DT Swiss, Competition 2-cross front, 3-cross rear Nipples: DT Swiss, brass on rear DS, alloy elsewhere Weight: 1,668g Steve is a big strong guy who rides a lot.  He’s got his aim set on the Assault on Mt. Mitchell in 2015 and...

Mystery Carbon

I get a few emails a month from Chinese and Taiwanese manufacturers/dealers (usually it’s unclear of which they are) I’ve never heard of trying to sell me carbon rims.  I could buy these Mystery Carbon rims for cheap, mark them up 100%, and sell you wheels are a very competitive price. I do NOT...

Michael’s WI & Teocalli Wheels

Rider: Michael H. Location: Austin, TX Bike: Turner Czar Hubs: White Industries, CLD Rims: Nox Composites, Teocalli 29er Spokes: DT Swiss, Revolution, 3-cross Nipples: DT Swiss, alloy Weight: 1,498g Michael wanted some lighter and stiffer wheels for his Turner, and wanted some top shelf hubs to go along with them.  The White Industries CLD hubs are...