Paul’s Teocalli 29er Wheels

Rider: Paul S. Location: Waterloo, WI Bike: Trek Superfly Carbon Hubs: White Industries, CLD Rims: Nox Composites, Teocalli 29er Spokes: DT Swiss, Revolution, 3-cross Nipples: DT Swiss, alloy Weight: 1,504g Paul was after some light and stiff wheels for his carbon hardtail.  White Industries CLD (Center Lock Disc) hubs will keep things spinning.  The CLD’s are made in the USA, are very...

Jaxon’s Sour Apple Chris King & Derby 26″ Wheels

Rider: Jaxon M. Location: Topanga, CA Bike: Santa Cruz Nomad Hubs: Chris King, limited edition Sour Apple color Rims: Derby, 26″ DH Spokes: DT Swiss, Revolution, 3-cross lacing Nipples: DT Swiss, brass, black Weight: 1,842g Jaxon wanted a set of tough-as-nails 26″ wheels for his Nomad.  The uber-wide Derby rims were used, with the...

Bryce’s Colorful Carbon 29er Wheels

Rider: Bryce P. Location: Augusta, GA Bike: Canfield Yelli Screamy Hubs: Hope Pro 2 Evo Rims: Light-Bicycle Spokes: DT Swiss, Revolution, 3-cross lacing Nipples: DT Swiss, alloy Weight: 1,660g Bryce is a local and a friend and was looking to upgrade his wheels to something wider, lighter, and stiffer than the Shimano XT/WTB i19 wheels he was...

Steve’s Hope/Frequency i25 Wheels

Rider: Steve M. Location: Birmingham, AL Bike: Trek X-Caliber Hubs: Hope Pro 2 Evo Rims: WTB Frequency i25 29er Spokes: DT Swiss, Competition, 3-cross lacing Nipples: DT Swiss, alloy, silver Weight: 2,027g Steve is somewhat new to MTBing, but he’s clearly hooked!  The stock wheels on his bike are not holding up to his riding style, constantly going out of...

Wayne’s 650B King & Flow EX Wheels

Rider: Wayne F. Location: Taylors, SC Bike: Santa Cruz Chameleon Hubs: Chris King Rims: Stan’s NoTubes Flow EX 650B Spokes: DT Swiss, Competition & Alpine III, 3-cross lacing Nipples: DT Swiss, brass, black Weight: 2,088g Wayne has a Chameleon that’s been converted to 650B that he really enjoys, but he wanted to upgrade the wheels to something nicer than the budget...