Tech

Specialized SCS Wheels – Issues & Solutions

For the latest on SCS, skip ahead to this article right here.   Disc brakes for drop-bar bikes isn’t a new thing, custom builders have been making them for ages.  However, the introduction of hydraulic disc brakes for drop bars the last few years has finally lead to industry wide adoption – every manufacturer...

Now Available: 48 POE White Industries Freehub Upgrade

White Industries is now offering a 48 points of engagement (POE) freehub option – and best of all, it’s retrofitable to all of their hubs made in the last 20 years.  This upgrade doubles the POE, reducing the free play from 14 degrees down to 7.5 degrees.  Faster engagement is a big help in...

New Tool Tuesday :: Morizumi Spoke Machine

I’m not going to lie, I bought this tool mainly for me, to make my life easier. As a custom wheel builder producing high quality wheels is the easy part of my job.  One of my biggest challenges, and time suck, is on the business side of things: spoke inventory management and tracking.  When picking...