Industry Nine

Carbon 27.5 Trail Wheels for Michael

Rider: Michael P. Location: Tucson, AZ Bike: Guerrilla Gravity Megatrail Hubs: Industry Nine Rims: Nox Composites Teocalli 27.5 Spokes: Sapim Laser Nipples: Alloy Weight: 1449g Michael wanted  a set of light, stiff, reasonably wide wheels to use for general MTBing/trail riding.  The I9 hubs offer nearly instant engagement, low weight, and made in the USA quality.  The Teocalli is...

Carbon Any-Road Wheels for Brandon

Rider: Brandon W. Location: Oakland Park, FL Bike: Firefly, custom Hubs: Industry Nine Rims: Nox Composites A36D Spokes: Sapim Laser Nipples: Brass Weight: 1,546g Brandon is having a new custom bike built by the master fabricators at Firefly in Boston.  The bike will be a disc brake any-road bike, drop bars with road like geometry but room for big tires.  He’s using a...

Carbon XC Wheels for Michael

Rider: Michael K. Location: Lafayette, LA Bike: Lynksey Pro 29 Hubs: Industry Nine Rims: Nox Composites Skyline and Teocalli 29er Spokes: Sapim Laser Nipples: Brass Weight: 1,602g Michael wanted a set of light and stiff carbon wheels to use for general trail riding and endurance racing, including the Leadville Trail 100 next year.  We used the wide Nox Teocalli rim on...

Industry Nine and Pacenti for Maxwell

Rider: Maxwell E. Location: New Orleans, LA Bike: Seven Axiom Hubs: Industry Nine Rims: Pacenti SL23 Spokes: Sapim CX-Ray, 24/28 Nipples: Alloy Weight: 1,449g Maxwell wanted a set of light every day road wheels with fast engagement and minimal problems in the crosswinds he often rides.  The Pacenti rims are wide, light, tubeless ready, and fairly stiff.  The Industry Nine...

Week In Review 8/9/15

Week In Review is new weekly blog post series taking a quick look back at some of the happenings around Southern Wheelworks HQ.   Check back every Monday for more!