Cross Country and Touring Intended use: Trail rides and touring -Features: Hub -Self-powered lighting. Durable and dependable hassle-free gear hub protects shifting components from debris. Rims- low-profile tubeless, maximum durability and tire seal. -Recommended rider weight: <200lbs -Wheel Size: 29"Wheel build details -Rims: Stan's No Tubes ZTR Flowex -Front hub: Shutter Precision Dynamo Hub, Black -Rear hub: Rohloff SPEEDHUB CCDB OEM, Black -Spokes: Brass, Black -Nipples: Brass, Silver -Lacing: front 3-Cross // rear 2-Cross
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Cross Country / TouringIntended use: TouringFeatures: Hub -Self-powered lighting. Durable and dependable hassle-free gear hub. Internal rim width allows for more tire contact with the road.
Commuting/Light duty touring wheelset
Intended use: Touring
Features: Generator hub provides battery-free lighting and electronic device charging; Rohloff SPEEDHUB internal gear hub provides reliable shifting for daily transportation use
Recommended rider weight: 200lbs
Wheel Size: 700c
Wheel build details:
Strong, mixed terrain touring wheelset- Intended use: Touring/Commuting- Features: Rohloff SPEEDHUB offers reliable shifting in all conditions, belt drive pulley allows for use of Gates Carbon Drive system, Schmidt SON28 generator hub allows battery free lighting in all conditions.- Recommended rider weight: <200 lb.- Wheel Size: 700cWheel build details- Rims: Velocity Aeroheat- Front hub: Schmidt SON 28 6 bolt disc- Rear hub: Rohloff SPEEDHUB- Spokes: Sapim Race- Nipples: Sapim Brass- Lacing: 3 cross front // 2 cross rear- Extras: Matching Red Anodized RimsDestination: Spokane, WA
Durable touring wheelset- Intended use: Touring/Commuting- Features: Rim or disc brake, dynamo generator hub.- Recommended rider weight: <175 lbs.- Wheel size: 700c/29"Wheel build details- Rims: Velocity Cliffhanger- Front hub: Schmidt SON28- Rear hub: Rohloff SPEEDHUB 500/14- Spokes: Sapim Laser- Nipples: Sapim Brass- Lacing: 3 cross front / 2 cross rearDestination: Seattle, WA
Fatbike commuter wheelset with generator hub- Intended use: Fatbiking, commuting, trail riding- Features: Front hub provides battery free lighting, rear hub features three speed internal gear hub- Recommended rider weight: < 215 pounds- Wheel size: 26"Wheel build details- Rims: Surly Marge Lite 26"- Front hub: Shimano Alfine Dynamo disc- Rear hub: Shimano Nexus 3 speed disc- Spokes: Sapim Race- Nipples: Sapim Brass- Lacing: 3 cross front / 3 cross rearDestination: Berkeley, CA
Rohloff SPEEDHUB and Schmidt SON28 dynamo on Velocity Dyad rims Intended use: Commuting and Touring Features: Self contained Rohloff SPEEDHUB 14-speed internally geared hub with belt drive sprocket and efficient SON28 dynamo hub built onto tough and durable rims for every day riding. Recommended rider weight: <175lbs Wheel Size: 700cWheel build details Rims: Velocity Dyad, 32 hole polished silver Front hub: Schmidt SON28 dynamo polished silver Rear hub: Rohloff SPEEDHUB 500/14, 32 hole polished silver Spokes: SAPIM Laser Nipples: SAPIM brass Lacing: 3x front // 2x rea
One fun aspect of building custom wheels is coordinating colors. Okay, it's a small part but there are quite a few options for matching rims and front hubs to the stock colors on the Rohloff SPEEDHUB 500/14 hubs. You can see a few examples of what we stock in the photos above and below.In addition to the black and silver color that most companies offer hubs in, Rohloff also offers an anodized red option for their hubs. We stock a variety of front hub options from different manufacturers, most of which are offered in colors to match all three of Rohloff's color options.
Heavy Duty Mixed Terrain Wheels Intended use: Bikepacking and Touring Features: Rohloff SPEEDHUB 500/14 offers reliable shifting in all conditions; Schmidt SON28 dynamo hub to power lights Recommended rider weight: <300lbs Wheel Size: 700c/29er/29+Wheel build details Rims: 32 hole Sun MTX33 Front hub: Schmidt SON28 Dynamo Rear hub: Rohloff SPEEDHUB 500/14 Spokes: SAPIM Race Nipples: Brass Lacing: 3x // 3x Extras: Avid Rohloff 160mm RotorDestination: New Mexico