James’ ZIPP 404 upgrade

James asked to have his ZIPP 404 clincher wheel set upgraded to DT240s hubs. This would allow him to run 11 speed Shimano/SRAM cassettes on this older set of ZIPP wheels. The black nipples and black Sapim CX-Ray spokes definitely indicate a custom ZIPP build. ZIPP has done well over the years, but I have…Read more James’ ZIPP 404 upgrade

Graham’s PowerTap/Pacenti SL23 build

Graham had heard about the Pacenti rims, their ride quality, build quality and decent weight for a wider alloy rim (450g). Built with an affordably light and durable DT350 straight pull front hub, Sapim CX-Ray spokes all around and an 11 speed compatible PowerTap G3 hub. 28 holes rear, cross-three and 24 front radially laced.…Read more Graham’s PowerTap/Pacenti SL23 build

Kevin’s Diablo SL Wheelset

Kevin wanted light and affordable, with a tweak of personalization. That’s what he got with his made to order Diablo SL wheelset. At 1390g, they are indeed light - perfect for ripping the legs off his rivals up any ascent. The all black look with black hubs, rims, DT Revolution spokes and black alloy and…Read more Kevin’s Diablo SL Wheelset