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11spd Alfine Commuter Build for Ari

Rider: Ari K. Location: Latham, NY Bike: Custom Habanero Hubs: Shimano 11spd Alfine and DT Swiss 350 front Rims: WTB KOM i23 Spokes: DT Swiss Revolution Nipples: Alloy Weight: 3,130g Ari is having a new titanium frame built up to use as a commuter, and to keep maintenance simple he wanted an internally geared rear hub.  The Shimano Alfine...

Steve’s 2nd Set of Road Wheels

Rider: Steve T. Location: Augusta, GA Bike: Specialized Tarmac Hubs: White Industries, T11 Rims: DT Swiss RR440 Spokes: DT Swiss, Competition 2-cross front, 3-cross rear Nipples: DT Swiss, brass on rear DS, alloy elsewhere Weight: 1,686g Steve has a set of SWW wheels for his Roubaix, and he liked them so much he wanted another pair for his Tarmac.  We did...

Rob’s 26″ Carbon Wheels

Rider: Rob S. Location: Bedford, MA Bike: Yeti SB66C Hubs: DT Swiss 350 Rims: Derby, 26″ AM Spokes: DT Swiss Revolutions Nipples: DT Swiss, brass Weight: 1,675g Rob wanted a set of wide and stiff carbon wheels for his 26″ Yeti, and didn’t want to totally break the bank.  The DT 350 hubs keep cost down, but use the exact...

Matt’s Dynamo Commuter Wheels

Rider: Matt S. Location: Sterling, VA Hubs: SP Dynamo PV-8 and DT Swiss 350 Rims: Pacenti SL23 Spokes: Wheelsmith, DB14 Nipples: Brass Weight: 1,932g Matt needed some new wheels for his commuter and wanted a dynamo front hub to power the bike’s lights.  Dynamo hubs are perfect for commuters because they make the bike ready...

Steve’s Road Wheels

Rider: Steve T. Location: Augusta, GA Bike: Specialized Roubaix Hubs: White Industries, T11 Rims: DT Swiss RR440 Spokes: DT Swiss, Competition 2-cross front, 3-cross rear Nipples: DT Swiss, brass on rear DS, alloy elsewhere Weight: 1,668g Steve is a big strong guy who rides a lot.  He’s got his aim set on the Assault on Mt. Mitchell in 2015 and...