Industry Nine

AM Wheels for David

Rider: David G. Bike: Yeti SB6c Location: Seattle, WA Hubs: Industry Nine Rims: Nox Composites, Farlow 650B Spokes: DT Swiss Revolution Nipples: Alloy Weight: 1583g This is David’s 2nd set of Southern Wheelworks built wheels, the first set being a dynamo bikepacking build.  This build is, quite different!  He was looking for some burly AM wheels that would be right...

Carey’s Atomik Carbon Trail and Industry Nine Wheels

Rider: Carey L. Location: Alexandria, PA Bike: Niner WFO Hubs: Industry Nine Torch Classic Rims: Atomik Carbon, Trail 29er Spokes: DT Swiss Revolution Nipples: Alloy Weight: 1,562g As the options of available carbon rims expands however, it can be confusing as to which is the best fit for each rider.  My job as a wheel builder isn’t just to assemble wheels, but...

Vladimir’s Super XC Carbon 29er Wheels

Rider: Vladimir C. Location: Arlington, MA Bike: Niner Jet 9 RDO Hubs: Industry Nine Torch Classic Rims: Nox Composites Skyline 29er Spokes: DT Swiss Revolutions Nipples: Alloy Weight: 1,425g Vladimir was looking for a set of light weight wheels for XC and endurance racing.  He wanted to keep weight down, but didn’t want to give up too much stiffness...

John’s Lefty I9 & Nox Wheelset

Rider: John N. Location: Bristol, CT Bike: Cannondale Scalpel 29er Hubs: Industry Nine Rims: Nox Skyline and Teocalli Spokes: DT Swiss Revolutions Nipples: Alloy Weight: 1,440g John used to race XC and now he just rides fast for the sake of riding fast, without worrying about a podium.  His Cannondale came with a heavy set of wheels on an otherwise very...

SWW Athlete: Neil Beltchenko

Ladies and gentlemen, I’m proud to introduce you to the first sponsored Southern Wheelworks Athlete: Neil Beltchenko. Neil lives in Crested Butte, Colorado and is quickly making a name for himself in the ultra endurance/bikepacking mountain bike race scene.  2014 was only his second year racing, and he managed 3rd place in the 300...