Chris King

Clinton’s Mango MTB Wheels

Rider: Clinton B. Bike: Giant Anthem 29er Hubs: Chris King Rims: WTB Frequency i25 Spokes: DT Swiss, Competition, 3-cross Nipples: DT Swiss, brass Weight: 2090g Clinton is a local rider who’s using the bike to get some exercise and dropping weight.  He was looking for a nice set of tubeless MTB wheels with fast engagement and no...

Joe’s Rowdy 650B Wheels

Rider: Joe Y Location: Dumfries, VA Bike: On-One 45650B Hubs: Chris King Rims: WTB Frequency i25 Spokes: DT Swiss, Competition, 3-cross Nipples: DT Swiss, brass, Weight: 2,032g These are Joe’s second set of SWW built wheels!  This set will be used on a long travel, slack, AM-style hardtail On-One 45650B, so he wanted something burly and stiff,...

Keith’s 650B Teocallis

Rider: Keith N. Location: San Rafael, CA Bike: Funk Cycles La Ruta 650B Hubs: Chris King Rims: Nox Composites, Teocalli 650B Spokes: DT Swiss, Revolution, 3-cross Nipples: DT Swiss, brass Weight: 1,578g Keith is building up a new 650B Funk La Ruta – and there’s no better way to compliment a custom handmade frame than a set...

Greg Sour Apple Flavored Carbon 29er Wheels

Rider: Greg M. Location: Mendota Heights, MN Bike: Santa Cruz Highball Hubs: Chris King, limited edition Sour Apple color Rims: Nox Composites, Teocalli 29er Spokes: DT Swiss, Revolution, 3-cross Nipples: DT Swiss, brass Weight: 1,628g Greg was looking for some durable light weight fun wheels.  The King hubs are made in Portland, OR and Greg went with their...

Jaxon’s Sour Apple Chris King & Derby 26″ Wheels

Rider: Jaxon M. Location: Topanga, CA Bike: Santa Cruz Nomad Hubs: Chris King, limited edition Sour Apple color Rims: Derby, 26″ DH Spokes: DT Swiss, Revolution, 3-cross lacing Nipples: DT Swiss, brass, black Weight: 1,842g Jaxon wanted a set of tough-as-nails 26″ wheels for his Nomad.  The uber-wide Derby rims were used, with the...