In the era of 11 speed hydraulic disc brake/shifters from SRAM and Shimano found on cyclocross bikes, like my very own Focus Mares CX 2.0, the bicycle manufacturers seem to be charging ahead of most aftermarket hub manufacturers. This makes it challenging when you're looking for a custom, lightweight, wheelset for cross racing. Right or…Read more What disc hub for cyclocross?
N+1 be damned... Screech! The sound of the needle on that old Dual turntable scratching across Coltrane. Velominati be damned! Is N-1 the future? Our spouses would love to hear this. For so long, N+1 was the perfect number of bicycles in your stable. N being the number of bikes you currently own, of course. So, what…Read more What about N-1 Velominati?
Brad … Loving the wheels. Bike corners like its on rails! – Graham on his custom built PowerTap G3 and DT 350 straight pull hubs on Pacenti SL23 rims with CX-Ray spokes.
The all-new 2014 ZED Wheel Works cycling kit is here! Kudos to Craig Richey and the crew at VOMax apparel for making the whole process of designing and ordering the cycling kit so easy. A big thanks to Paul Underhill at Rumble, Jason Binab at Binab Property Group realty and Renaat Marchand at WannaWafel for…Read more 2014 ZED Wheel Works Cycling Kit arrived!
Race COTR for your chance to win these grand finale draw prizes: Winner: Nyah de Pol DT Swiss 350 Straight pull hubset 24f/28r. Black. Shimano/SRAM 9/10/11 speed compatible. H Plus Son Archetype rims 23mm wide clinchers. 470g. Sapim CX Ray aero straight-pull spokes, front and rear. Sapim 14mm alloy nipples. Black. Nylon rim tape. Ultralight…Read more Cross on the Rock Finale Draw Prizes: 2 wheelsets
These Diablo SL wheels are fantastic. You can feel the difference when climbing — they are so responsive and there’s less bike to hike up the hills. Brad also built them to my particular needs: I am on the heavier side and am a power rider, so he chose a different, stronger spoke configuration without…Read more Emile de Rosnay
Hi Brad, The custom Tune/KinLin wheel set is perfect and I could not be more pleased by your workmanship. The hubs are so smooth.