Robert’s Alchemy ORC/XR-380 wheel

Robert, a triathlete, wanted a beefy and aero rear wheel. He's a solid guy, does triathlons. After a back and forth consultation over emails, we landed on this build. It didn't take long to choose the Alchemy ORC rear hub, arguably the stiffest rear hub on the market with it's oversize axle, large bearings, 5th…Read more Robert’s Alchemy ORC/XR-380 wheel

Enve 3.4 updates

Pro City Racing road team mates Alex and Jamie both bought Enve 3.4 tubular race wheels for the 2012 road racing season. They'd selected some very exotic and lightweight, made in the usa, C-4 hubs. This choice proved to be lacking durability that previous models had. So, Zed Wheels replaced the C-4 hubs on the…Read more Enve 3.4 updates

Josh’s Enve 65/Tune Mag 170 & Mig 70 wheelset

For the 2012 road racing season, Josh took advantage of the Pro City Racing road team pricing and purchased a Trek Madone team bike. For racing, he went with these custom ENVE 65 tubular wheelset. Features are: Enve 65 tubular rims Tune Mag 170 rear hub Tune Mig 70 front hub Sapim CX-Ray spokes Weight:…Read more Josh’s Enve 65/Tune Mag 170 & Mig 70 wheelset

Jamie’s custom Enve 3.4 wheelset

Jamie, the team captain of Pro City Racing road team, was quite excited about Zed Wheels sponsoring the team in partnership with Enve Composites. After going back and forth between the Enve 6.7s and the Enve 3.4s, he settled on the Enve 3.4s. He did some research and asked for a very lightweight straight-pull hub…Read more Jamie’s custom Enve 3.4 wheelset

Kevin’s ENVE 45/65 wheelset

Kevin was looking for an all-rounder wheelset with an emphasis on aerodynamics. As a sponsored Pro City Racing road team member, Kevin took full advantage of the sponsorship deal courtesy Zed Wheels and ENVE Composites. The rear is an ENVE 65 clincher laced to a black Alchemy ORC 24h rear hub with CX-Ray spokes. The…Read more Kevin’s ENVE 45/65 wheelset

Alex’s custom ENVE 3.4 team wheelset

A 2012 Pro City Racing road team member, Alex wanted a a fast all rounder racing wheelset for his custom Trek Madone Project One bike. He chose the light and very aero ENVE 3.4 tubulars. What he got was an 1150g custom hand built wheelset that will certainly cheat its way through the wind as…Read more Alex’s custom ENVE 3.4 team wheelset

Matt’s customized Diablo SL wheelset

Matt, from Wisconsin, saw Rob’s Diablo SLs on this blog featuring the upgraded to CX-Rays and just had to have his own pair. The all-black Diablo SL wheelset has the usual 27mm niobium alloy rims laced to black ultralight hubs, but this model features the new wide-flange front hub for better later stiffness, and now…Read more Matt’s customized Diablo SL wheelset

Dylan’s Alchemy/Stan’s NoTubes 340 wheelset

Dylan carrying two sacks of potatoes is still lighter than the average cyclist. He wanted an über light climbing wheelset that would match his climbing prowess.  At just 1265 grams for the set, these clearly did the job as just a few days after he picked them up, he won the Mt. Doug Hill-climb. The front wheel features…Read more Dylan’s Alchemy/Stan’s NoTubes 340 wheelset

Emile’s ENVE 1.65/Phil Wood track wheel

Zed Wheel Works sponsors Emile de Rosnay, a 38 year old elite track cyclist. Emile will race on the track in 2011 with this Enve 1.65 tubular rim laced with Wheelsmith DB-14 2.0/1.7/2.0 butted spokes to a top-drawer black Phil Wood low-flange track hub. The wheel will be paired to an Enve 1.65 tubular rim laced…Read more Emile’s ENVE 1.65/Phil Wood track wheel

Brad’s custom Reynolds SDV66T carbon wheelset

Brad snagged a super deal on a pair of Reynolds SDV66/T carbon tubular rims. He was looking for a wheelset to use exclusively for racing. These fit the bill. Laced to sweet red Alchemy hubs using Sapim CX-Ray spokes and pillar internal nipples these are light and aero. 1380 grams completed.  Wheels like these need…Read more Brad’s custom Reynolds SDV66T carbon wheelset

Cody’s Enve 65 + Alchemy ORC rear wheel – 842 grams!

Cody recently purchased two new Cervélo race bikes: an R3 for road racing and a P2 for Time Trials. When Cody bought these two bikes, the R3 came with Easton EC90SL 38mm carbon clinchers. The P2 came with basic Fulcrum wheels knowing he’d be finding some aero carbon wheels before the race season begins. It’s…Read more Cody’s Enve 65 + Alchemy ORC rear wheel – 842 grams!