Jill was lucky enough to get hold of these very beautiful and rare Chris King hubs in turquoise. The photos don't do them justice. They absolutely pop! Laced with Sapim Race butted spokes to Stan's NoTubes ZTR Arch EX 29er rims. A nice touch of light blue alloy nipples at the valve stem finish off…Read more Jill’s limited edition Chris King Turquoise hubs on ZTR Arch EX rims
A custom build for a 29er cross country bike. Silver Hope Evo Pro 2 disc hubs, 32h front and rear. Laced with silver Sapim Race butted spokes to Stan's Notubes ZTR Arch EX 29er rims using silver alloy Sapim polyax nipples. These wheelset is for a Trek 29eer aluminum hard tail project that started with…Read more Hope Evo Pro 2/Stan’s Arch EX 29er
Tom is a patient guy. He actually ordered this wheelset mid January. The delay? Alchemy Bicycle Works had run out of the wonderful Alchemy Orc rear hub. They weren't producing more since the new Orc UL (ultra-light) rear hub was due out soon. So he waited. I must say, it was well worth the wait!…Read more Tom’s Custom Stan’s NoTubes Alchemy Orc UL & ELF
Matt won the SIMBS Annual General Meeting draw prize, a voucher valued at $500 for a custom set of mountain bike wheels. Matt went with Hope Evo Pro 2's laced to Stan's NoTubes ZTR Flow tubeless rims with Sapim spokes.
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
Tom wanted an very light climbing wheelset for his 2011 Trek 6.9 Project One. These are an honest 1265 grams for the set. The front wheel features a black Alchemy ELF front hub, laced with 24 black Sapim CX-Ray spokes to a Stan’s NoTubes ZTR 340 Alpha 355 gram clincher rim with Sapim black alloy nipples. The rear…Read more Tom’s custom Alchemy/NoTubes wheelset
Jeff wanted an über light climbing wheelset for his 2010 Madone 6.9. His current wheelset is the excellent Bontrager Aeolus 5.0 carbon clinchers. These are great all-rounders, but not super light by today’s standards. He originally was thinking Bontrager XXX-Lite clinchers, but they are quite expensive. For about half the price, Jeff went with this…Read more Jeff’s custom Alchemy / Stan’s NoTubes ZTR 340 wheelset – 1260g