Gravel/Adventure Road

Carbon Any-Road Wheels for Brandon

Rider: Brandon W. Location: Oakland Park, FL Bike: Firefly, custom Hubs: Industry Nine Rims: Nox Composites A36D Spokes: Sapim Laser Nipples: Brass Weight: 1,546g Brandon is having a new custom bike built by the master fabricators at Firefly in Boston.  The bike will be a disc brake any-road bike, drop bars with road like geometry but room for big tires.  He’s using a...

In Depth: Nox Composites A36D Carbon Disc Road/CX Rims

This is a rim I’m really excited about, the new A36D from Nox Composites.  This is the first carbon fiber tubeless ready disc brake road rim available for custom builds.  This is a great option for disc road bikes, as well as ‘cross or ‘gravel’ or ‘all-road’ type bikes as well. STATS DEPTH:  36mm...

Disc Any-Road Wheels for Arnold

Rider: Arnold K. Location: Davenport, IA Bike: Raleigh Tamland Hubs: Bitex Rims: Pacenti SL25 Spokes: DT Swiss Competition & Revolution Nipples: Alloy Weight: 1,674g Arnold was looking for a set of durable no-nonsense disc brake wheels for his Raleigh.  He wanted to keep weight reasonable, but also keep the cost low.  The Bitex hubs are made in Taiwan...

Light Weight Any Road Wheels for Anne

Rider: Anne G. Location: Dimondale, MI Bike: Custom Seven Hubs: White Industries, CLD Rims: American Classic 101 Spokes: DT Swiss Revolution Nipples: Brass Weight: 1,515g Anne is building up a new go-anywhere disc brake road bike that will use on all paved rides as well as lots of mixed surface riding and even some light trail use here and there....

My Any-Road Wheels

Rider: Dustin G. Location: North Augusta, SC Bike: Custom Zukas Cycles Hubs: White Industries CLD Rims: Stan’s Grail Spokes: Sapim CX-Ray, 24 front, 28 rear Nipples: Alloy Weight: 1,623g Woo-hoo, new wheels for me!  These will be going on my soon-to-begin-construction Zukas Cycles ‘any-road’ type bike.  The bike will essentially be a disc brake road bike with room for fat...