Latest Custom Builds — Lefty

Paulies New Onespeed bling!

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Paulies New Onespeed bling!

Paulie is a long term friend and old customer of XLR8. He owns four or five sets of XLR8 wheels – from road to MTB. He’s been beset with some bad luck lately, so in order to cheer him up

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Pat’s 650b upgrade – Lefty and XLR8 hubs on Alex XD-Lite

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Pat’s 650b upgrade – Lefty and XLR8 hubs on Alex XD-Lite

Patricia has been riding a Cannondale Rush for quite a few years now, and her rig is showing it’s age. The frame and ever reliable Lefty fork still have plenty of life left, but the wheels were weighing her down.

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Jamies XLR8 and Lefty on NOS 26″ Alloy MTB Wheels

Lefty Mountain Bike Wheel Builds NOS XLR8 Hubs

Jamies XLR8 and Lefty on NOS 26″ Alloy MTB Wheels

Jamie is an old friend, and being a Kiwi (from New Zealand) and from Dunedin (way down south) he “appreciates value”. It just leaves more cash in your pocket for beer! He had just jumped on the 29er bandwagon, and whilst

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