altamont

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...

Pedro’s Powertap Rear Wheel

Rider: Pedro H. Location: Reston, VA Hub: Powertap G3 Rims: Boyd Altamont Spokes: DT Swiss, Competition & Revolution Nipples: DT Swiss, alloy Weight: 1040g Pedro has a set of the stock Boyd Altamont wheels and wanted a matching rear wheel built around a used Powertap hub he had.  So he sent me the hub and I laced...

Now Available: Boyd Cycling Rims

I’m really excited to announce that Boyd Cycling rims are now available for custom builds through Southern Wheelworks!  Boyd is based out of Greenville, SC and is well known for lots of tech at affordable prices.  Their rims are made overseas to keep prices down but are their own design – these are not...