Singlespeed Wheels For Joe

Rider: Joe L. Location: Augusta, GA Hubs: Hadley Rims: WTB Frequency i23 and i29 29er Spokes: Wheelsmith DB14 Nipples: Alloy Weight: 1980g Joe bought a singlespeed Specialized a while back and has had problems with the stock wheels rear hub, so he wanted to upgrade.  The Hadley singlespeed rear hub has a short cassette body that still allows some fine-tuning...

Rev 16 Hadley Hubs Headed to Rob

Rider: Rob B. Location: Lake Worth, FL Hubs: Hadley – new Revision 16 Rims: WTB ASYM i23 29er Spokes: Wheelsmith DB14 Nipples: Brass Weight: 1905g Rob was in need of some new wheels and wanted to try the Hadley hubs, which are known for their great durability, fit and finish, and great price for a made in the USA hubset....

Road Wheels For Curt

Rider: Curt B. Location: Saint Charles, MO Bike: Trek Crockett Hubs: Industry Nine Rims: Pacenti SL23 Spokes: Sapim CX-Ray Nipples: Alloy Weight: 1486g Curt was looking for a light weight, reliable set of road wheels that he could take off pavement if he wanted.  The Pacenti SL23 rims are wide, light, and tubeless ready, and have a very smooth...

Wide and Tough 27.5 Wheels For Chris

Rider: Chris L. Location: Edmond, OK Bike: Giant Trance 27.5 Hubs: Hope Pro 2 Evo Rims: WTB ASYM i35 27.5/650B Spokes: DT Swiss Competition Nipples: Brass Weight: 2149g Chris got into riding to get into shape and has lost a lot of weight since then, but his stock wheels are about done, so it was time for an upgrade....

Going All In

I’m very excited to announce that I will soon be building wheels full time! The short version of the story is my wife and I are moving to Macon, GA to be closer to family, and when we do, I’ll be focusing full time on building wheels.  For the full story, keep reading. I started Southern...