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Disc Any-Road Wheels for Arnold

Rider: Arnold K. Location: Davenport, IA Bike: Raleigh Tamland Hubs: Bitex Rims: Pacenti SL25 Spokes: DT Swiss Competition & Revolution Nipples: Alloy Weight: 1,674g Arnold was looking for a set of durable no-nonsense disc brake wheels for his Raleigh.  He wanted to keep weight reasonable, but also keep the cost low.  The Bitex hubs are made in Taiwan...

Light Weight Any Road Wheels for Anne

Rider: Anne G. Location: Dimondale, MI Bike: Custom Seven Hubs: White Industries, CLD Rims: American Classic 101 Spokes: DT Swiss Revolution Nipples: Brass Weight: 1,515g Anne is building up a new go-anywhere disc brake road bike that will use on all paved rides as well as lots of mixed surface riding and even some light trail use here and there....

Black and Polished for Steve’s Ti/Carbon Serotta

Rider: Steve E. Location: Rohnert Park, CA Bike: Serotta Ottrott Hubs: White Industries, T11 Rims: H Plus Son, Archetype Spokes: DT Swiss Competition & Sapim CX-Ray Nipples: Brass Weight: 1,692g Steve has a beautiful titanium and carbon fiber Serotta Ottrott and was looking for a better set of wheels for it.  The White Industries hubs are my favorite road hubs available...

Chris’s Wheels for the Rapha Cent Cols Southern Alps Challenge

Rider: Chris S. Location: Birmingham, AL Bike: Specialized Tarmac Hubs: White Industries, T11 Rims: Pacenti SL23 Spokes: Sapim CX-Ray, 24/28 Nipples: Alloy Weight: 1,460g Chris is signed up to ride Rapha’s Cent Cols Challenge, specifically the Southern Alps Challenge.  The ride is 10 days and covers 1200 miles and has more than 150,000ft of climbing!  Last year, on one of the...

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...