27.5

Carbon 27.5 Trail Wheels for Michael

Rider: Michael P. Location: Tucson, AZ Bike: Guerrilla Gravity Megatrail Hubs: Industry Nine Rims: Nox Composites Teocalli 27.5 Spokes: Sapim Laser Nipples: Alloy Weight: 1449g Michael wanted  a set of light, stiff, reasonably wide wheels to use for general MTBing/trail riding.  The I9 hubs offer nearly instant engagement, low weight, and made in the USA quality.  The Teocalli is...

AM Wheels for David

Rider: David G. Bike: Yeti SB6c Location: Seattle, WA Hubs: Industry Nine Rims: Nox Composites, Farlow 650B Spokes: DT Swiss Revolution Nipples: Alloy Weight: 1583g This is David’s 2nd set of Southern Wheelworks built wheels, the first set being a dynamo bikepacking build.  This build is, quite different!  He was looking for some burly AM wheels that would be right...

Derby and Project 321 for Johnny

Rider: Johnny W. Location: Fall City, WA Bike: Cannondale Jekyll Hubs: Project 321 Rims: Derby AM 650B Spokes: DT Swiss Revolution Nipples: Alloy Weight: 1627g Johnny is friends with Scott, who recently purchased a sweet set of wheels built around the wide and burly Derby rims, and Johnny wanted a set for himself.  We used the same AM rims from...

Sour Apple Flavored Derbys

Rider: Scott S. Location: Issaquah, WA Bike: Cannondale Jekyll Hubs: Project 321 Lefty Max front, Hope Pro 2 Evo rear Rims: Derby AM 650B Spokes: DT Swiss Revolution Nipples: Alloy Weight: 1675g Scott was looking for some burly AM tough wheels for his Jekyll.  With a Lefty fork his front hub options are limited, but I like the Project 321...

Gary’s Teocalli and DT 240S Build

Rider: Gary R. Location: Auburn, CA Hubs: DT Swiss 240S Rims: Nox Composites Teocalli 650B Spokes: DT Swiss Revolutions Nipples: Alloy Weight: 1,391g Gary is a fan of DT’s 240S hubs and wanted a set of light and stiff 650B wheels built around a pair.  The 240S hubs are really light and super reliable, they have very few moving...