Frequency

Tough 27.5 Wheels for Tim

Rider: Tim K. Location: Atlanta, GA Bike: Trek Remedy 7 Hubs: Industry Nine Rims: WTB Frequency i25 Spokes: Wheelsmith DB14 Nipples: Alloy Weight: 1842g Tim was looking for a wider and stiffer wheelset than the stock pieces on his Trek, which have started breaking spokes recently.  The WTB Frequency rims tick all the boxes for a tough set of...

Singlespeed Wheels For Joe

Rider: Joe L. Location: Augusta, GA Hubs: Hadley Rims: WTB Frequency i23 and i29 29er Spokes: Wheelsmith DB14 Nipples: Alloy Weight: 1980g Joe bought a singlespeed Specialized a while back and has had problems with the stock wheels rear hub, so he wanted to upgrade.  The Hadley singlespeed rear hub has a short cassette body that still allows some fine-tuning...

Bank’s Burly 29er Wheels

Rider: Banks M. Location: North Augusta, SC Bike: Trek HiFi Hubs: Hope Pro II Evo Rims: WTB Frequency i25 29er Spokes: DT Swiss Competition Nipples: Alloy Weight: 2,095g Banks is a friend and local rider, and is one of those guys who is almost always up for trying something.  Riding through rocky creek bed with vertical banks on each side...

Steve’s Hope/Frequency i25 Wheels

Rider: Steve M. Location: Birmingham, AL Bike: Trek X-Caliber Hubs: Hope Pro 2 Evo Rims: WTB Frequency i25 29er Spokes: DT Swiss, Competition, 3-cross lacing Nipples: DT Swiss, alloy, silver Weight: 2,027g Steve is somewhat new to MTBing, but he’s clearly hooked!  The stock wheels on his bike are not holding up to his riding style, constantly going out of...