Lightweight 26" Rear Wheel for Recumbent Intended use: Road riding Features: Rohloff SPEEDHUB 500/14 gear hub, lightweight rim Recommended rider weight: <200 lbsWheel build details Rim: Velocity Aerohead Rear hub: Rohloff SPEEDHUB 500/14 (32H) Spokes: Sapim Race Nipples: Sapim Brass Lacing: 2x Extras: Rohloff SPEEDHUB 500/14 overhaul,Destination: Plymouth, MN
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Fitness Riding & Commuting Wheels Intended use: transportation, fun, fitness Features: Shimano Alfine 11 internal gear hub offers reliable all-weather shifting performance; Shimano Alfine dynamo hub to power lights; sturdy enough to handle road hazards without being too heavy for fitness riding Recommended rider weight: <250 lbs Wheel Size: 700cWheel build details Rims: Alex DA22 Front hub: Shimano Alfine Dynamo (36H) Rear hub: Shimano Alfine 11 (36H) Spokes: Sapim Race Nipples: Sapim Brass Lacing: 3x // 2x
We recently posted a full-suspension fat bike; this week we're going the complete opposite direction with a lightweight road bike.......with derailleurs even.
All-Around Road Wheel Intended use: road riding Features: 23mm wide rim offers better tire support than traditional 19-20mm wide rims; off-center spoke bed improves spoke tension balance between left and right sides Recommended rider weight: <200 lbs Wheel Size: 700cWheel build details Rim: Velocity A23 O/C Rear hub: White Industries H2 (28H) Spokes: Sapim Laser/Race Nipples: Sapim Alloy Lacing: 2x/3x Extras: Velox cloth tapeDestination: Oakland, CA
Ultimate Road Wheels Intended use: racing, training, everyday use Features: light, aero, stiff, durable Recommended rider weight: < 200 lbs Wheel Size: 700cWheel build details Rims: ENVE Composites 45C (45-mm tall carbon clincher) Front hub: Alchemy ELF (20 hole) Rear hub: Alchemy ORC (24 hole) Spokes: Sapim CX-Ray Nipples: ENVE Hidden Alloy Lacing: Radial front // 2x rearDestination: Berkeley, CA
Independent Fabrication, one of our partner frame builders, recently built this rugged touring bike for one of their customers. They were commissioned to build the bike to be as strong as possible to carry the rider safely and reliably through many thousands of miles of unsupported, heavily loaded touring. IF contacted us to build a wheelset around a Rohloff SPEEDHUB 500/14 that would complement the frame.For the wheels, we laced the Rohloff rear hub and a
After struggling with a troublesome front derailleur on his Airnimal Chameleon folding bike, Bruce Metras of B. Metras Company (San Rafael, CA) upgraded his bike with the installation of a Schlumpf Speed Drive.The Schlumpf system simplifies the drive train by using a single chain ring in the front that is connected to a two-speed internal gear system encased in the bottom bracket.