Boyd

Stiff Road Wheels For Wes

Wes is a local road rider, and he’s a big and strong guy.  He brought in some older Bontrager wheels to get trued up, but we discovered a crack in the rim.  The wheel was a light weight low spoke count wheel that lasted a lot longer than I would have suspected.  But for...

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...

Deep Wheels for Stacie’s Tri Bike

This is a special build, it’s for my neighbor, Stacie!  She has been thinking about updating her Kuota for a while, and this is the result.  First we did a gearing refresh with new chain rings, chain, and a wider range cassette which will allow her to stay in the big ring longer before...

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 and White Industries

This set of wheels is headed to Justin in Fairview Heights, IL.  White Industries excellent T11 hubs in the beautiful polished silver finish, laced up to Boyd’s excellent Altamont rims, 24/28 spoke count.  The silver hubs and spokes paired with the black nipples and rim makes for a great, classy, looking set of wheels....