PowerTap

Powertap for Katherine

Katherine bought a Powertap hub and was looking to have it built into a wheel.  With plans to use this wheel on her tri bike, but not wanting to blow the budget with a carbon rim, we used the alloy Boyd Altamont rim.  At 30mm deep it’ll give some aero benefit over a shallower...

Rebuilt Powertap

Chad dropped off a Powertap wheel he bought used.  The rim had some dings and a flat spot, and replaced spoke laced the wrong way (it hit the cassette!), so we trashed the rim and rebuilt the hub into a Boyd Altamont rim with new spokes and nipples.  Now Chad can train with power,...

Boyd Carbon Wheels for Jonathan

Rider: Jonathan I. Location: Hewitt, NJ Bike: Scapin Hubs: PowerTap G3 and White Industries T11 Rims: Boyd Cycling 44mm carbon clincher Spokes: Sapim CX-Ray Nipples: Alloy Weight: 1630g Jonathan is a repeat customer, he bought some MTB wheels a while back from me, and when he purchased a new road bike he decided he wanted a nice set of...

Disc Powertap Wheel for Shey

Rider: Shey L. Location: Conyers, GA Hub: PowerTap Rim: WTB ASYM i23 29er Spokes: Wheelsmith DB14 Nipples: Alloy Weight: 1185g Shey had a used disc brake PowerTap hub he wanted laced up.  It’s a cool hub with a composite alloy/carbon fiber shell and a titanium freehub body.  It does require the use of a proprietary 8-bolt disc rotor....

Matt’s PowerTap Rear Wheel

Rider: Matt S. Location: Hendersonville, NC Hubs: PowerTap G3 Rims: Pacenti SL23 Spokes: DT Competition & Sapim CX-Ray Nipples: Alloy Weight: 919g Matt picked up a used PowerTap hub for a song and needed it laced up and road ready.  We used the excellent Pacenti SL23 rim, which is wide, tubeless ready, stiff, and has an excellent brake...