Latest Custom Builds — Shimano

Chico’s Colnago Obsession - the Dura Ace 7400 and Mavic Restoration

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Chico’s Colnago Obsession - the Dura Ace 7400 and Mavic Restoration

Alex and our Chief Wheelbuilder worked together in the late 90s as bike couriers (messengers for all of you in the States) in Sydney. Since then we’ve helped him out for race wheels, and were very happy when he approached

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Daniel's Shimano Nexus 8 and Hplusson bling build!

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Daniel's Shimano Nexus 8 and Hplusson bling build!

Daniel needed to replace an aging Sturmey Archer internally geared hub on his road bike. More modern internally geared hubs are proving to be very reliable and having low drag, so he selected a Shimano Nexus 8 speed internal hub.

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Like a Pheonix – the Shimano C24 repair

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Like a Pheonix – the Shimano C24 repair

We love doing repairs. We do build a lot of Archetypes and Kinlins on Novatec and White Industries hubs, so we don’t annoy you with every wheel build. But repairs are a litttle more cerebral. Shimano road wheels (especially of

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Campbell’s Challenge – Bargain Lightweight Wheels

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Campbell’s Challenge – Bargain Lightweight Wheels

Campbell came to us with a specific challenge – could we build a better set of wheels than Dura Ace C24s, at (or better than) their online price?  It’s always a tough challenge to compete with some of the online

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Josh’s Hplusson TB14s – cool, retro and up to the task!

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Josh’s Hplusson TB14s – cool, retro and up to the task!

Josh (our Chief Wheelbuilder and the denizen of all things technical) is heading up to Noosa Strade Bianchi this weekend. NSB is a vintage “gravelfondo” (gravel Granfondo for road bikes) held in the hinterland of Noosa, Qld with four rides

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