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Road Wheels For Curt

Rider: Curt B. Location: Saint Charles, MO Bike: Trek Crockett Hubs: Industry Nine Rims: Pacenti SL23 Spokes: Sapim CX-Ray Nipples: Alloy Weight: 1486g Curt was looking for a light weight, reliable set of road wheels that he could take off pavement if he wanted.  The Pacenti SL23 rims are wide, light, and tubeless ready, and have a very smooth...

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...

Road Wheels For Ed

Rider: Ed F. Location: Augusta, GA Bike: Cervelo R3 Hubs: White Industries, T11 Rims: Pacenti SL23 Spokes: Sapim Laser, 24/28 Nipples: Alloy Weight: 1,475g Ed was looking for a set of every day reasonably light weight wheels for his Cervelo.  We used some of my favorite parts for this build.  The White Industries T11 hubs are light, made in the...

Climbing Wheels for Jose

Rider: Jose M. Location: Jacksonville, FL Hubs: Bitex Rims: American Classic, 2218 Spokes: Wheelsmith DB14 Nipples: Alloy Weight: 1394g Jose lives in FL but heads to the mountains fairly often to ride and he wanted a set of light weight climbing wheels, but didn’t want to break the bank either.  So the recipe was simple – keep rotating...

Comfy Road Wheels For Michael

Rider: Michael F. Location: Ringgold, VA Bike: Cervelo S2 Hubs: Bitex Rims: Pacenti SL23, V2 Spokes: DT Swiss Revolution Nipples: Alloy Weight: 1420g Michael’s Cervelo is a very stiff riding race frame and he was looking to improve the comfort.  He recently had the chance to ride a friend’s wheels that had a modern wide rim, and he...