In Depth

Now Available: Velocite Venn Rev 35 Carbon Disc-Road Rims

This is a new product I’ve started offering and I’m really excited about them!  Velocite is a Taiwanese company that designs and manufactures a variety of bike components (including frames) with a heavy emphasis on carbon fiber.  The Rev 35 rims are one of their newest products, and has a lot of technology packed...

Now Available: Onyx Racing Hubs

Onyx Racing’s radically different hubs are now available for custom builds from Southern Wheelworks! Onyx hubs are quite a bit different than everything else on the market, thanks to their freehub mechanism.  Instead of using a pair of face gears (ala King and DT Swiss) or pawls and a drive ring (Hope, Shimano, I9,...

Little Things – Velocity QR Skewers

I don’t know about you, but I really like using well thought out and functioning stuff.  Especially the little things that don’t necessarily have to be all that nice, but when they are, using them just makes your day a bit better.  Well designed and functioning tools are like that.  My Abbey Bike Tools...

In Depth :: Updated Derby Carbon MTB Rims

Derby rims are most well known for their width – they were some of the first really wide carbon rims on the market, and one of the first with a hookless bead, and even after several years they are still some of the widest available. Derby rims come in a variety of wheel sizes...

In Depth: WTB’s ASYM Rims

WTB’s Frequency and KOM rims are some of the finest alloy MTB rims on the market right now – they are well made, and WTB’s TCS tubeless profile is a great UST-like design, and both do an excellent job balancing strength, weight, and width.  Never one to rest on their laurels, WTB now has a new...