Rob’s 26″ Carbon Wheels

Rider: Rob S. Location: Bedford, MA Bike: Yeti SB66C Hubs: DT Swiss 350 Rims: Derby, 26″ AM Spokes: DT Swiss Revolutions Nipples: DT Swiss, brass Weight: 1,675g Rob wanted a set of wide and stiff carbon wheels for his 26″ Yeti, and didn’t want to totally break the bank.  The DT 350 hubs keep cost down, but use the exact...

John’s Lefty I9 & Nox Wheelset

Rider: John N. Location: Bristol, CT Bike: Cannondale Scalpel 29er Hubs: Industry Nine Rims: Nox Skyline and Teocalli Spokes: DT Swiss Revolutions Nipples: Alloy Weight: 1,440g John used to race XC and now he just rides fast for the sake of riding fast, without worrying about a podium.  His Cannondale came with a heavy set of wheels on an otherwise very...

SWW Athlete: Neil Beltchenko

Ladies and gentlemen, I’m proud to introduce you to the first sponsored Southern Wheelworks Athlete: Neil Beltchenko. Neil lives in Crested Butte, Colorado and is quickly making a name for himself in the ultra endurance/bikepacking mountain bike race scene.  2014 was only his second year racing, and he managed 3rd place in the 300...

Scott’s 2-Speed Commuter Wheel

Rider: Scott M. Location: Camden, SC Bike: Fyxation Eastside Hub: Sturmey Archer S2 Rim: H Plus Son Archetype Spokes: DT Swiss Revolutions Nipples: Alloy Weight: 1,620g Scott has a fixed gear commuter/’round town bike that he finds himself spinning out too often.  Instead of changing the gear ratio (and losing some low end climbing ability) he decided...

Robert’s Custom Decal’d Teocallis

Rider: Robert B. Location: Austin, TX Bike: Trek Remedy Hubs: Chris King Rims: Nox Teocalli 650B Spokes: DT Swiss Revolutions Nipples: Alloy Weight: 1,534g Robert’s car got rear ended a while back, and he was carrying his bike on a hitch rack at the time, so it received some damage.  New wheels were in order, and he used this...