In Depth :: Hope RS4 Centerlock Hubs

Hope is based in the UK and designs and machines all of their hubs in their UK plant.  They’ve offered road hubs for years, and their latest Pro4 disc hubs are 11spd road compatible, so you can use them on a disc road bike, but their new RS4-CL hubs are their first road-disc specific...

29 Plus Lite for Henry

Henry’s got a new Fargo and wanted a versatile set of wheels for it – something he could put Plus size tires on when we wanted as much cushion and traction as possible, but still have the option for standard 29er tires for a faster ride when the Plus tires weren’t necessary.  We used...

Powertap for Katherine

Katherine bought a Powertap hub and was looking to have it built into a wheel.  With plans to use this wheel on her tri bike, but not wanting to blow the budget with a carbon rim, we used the alloy Boyd Altamont rim.  At 30mm deep it’ll give some aero benefit over a shallower...

Pacenti Forza for Chris

Chris has been riding a set of White Industries hubs and Pacenti SL23 rims I built him for a little over two years now.  The front wheel has over 30,000 miles on it now, but the rear has been rebuild once before due to cracks forming at the spoke holes, and now the 2nd...

North Macon Trail Rehab

A few months ago two local Macon MTB riders both mentioned a short fun trail inside the North Macon Park, which is literally 0.6 miles down the street from the shop.  They both told me the same thing – it’s short but challenging, but it needs some work and a few trees cleared.  Of...