In Depth

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...

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...

Updated Pacenti SL23 Road Rim

Pacenti’s SL23 rim has been a favorite alloy road rim of many wheel builders (myself included) for a while now.  It struck a nice balance of weight, width, depth, and stiffness, and had a great brake track and build quality, and is tubeless ready.  Like all things, there was still some room for improvement...

Now Available: Hadley Racing Hubs

Southern Wheelworks is proud to now offer hubs from Hadley Racing. Hadley is an odd duck in the modern world – they have been around for quite a while, have a loyal cult like following of fans, and yet, they have no website.  No Facebook, Instagram, etc.  Their hubs essentially sell themselves without any...