Technical Stuff — Classic and Retro

Invest in hubs, and here's why.

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Invest in hubs, and here's why.

We've been doing this bike wheels thing for a while now, and there's one constant .... hubs are an investment. Buy wisely, and buy once. A good set of hubs will last several sets of rims. We recommend spending at least as much on hubs as the rest of the wheelset. Why? Aren't the rims the core of a wheelset? As we see it, rims are somewhat consumable. Certainly in the case of rim brake rims, as wear on the brake tracks will one day compromise rim integrity, and they'll need to be replaced. With the emergence of disc brakes...

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White Industries – often the best choice

29er 650b Aero All Mountain Classic Classic and Retro Cyclocross Fixie Hplusson Mountain Bike Wheel Builds Racing Retro Road Bike Wheel Builds Road Bike Wheel Repairs Specials Supplied Rims Track and Fixed TT and Triathlon Wheel Builds Wheel Repairs White Industries

White Industries – often the best choice

We’ve been building with White Industries products since 1995. In fact, we built a pair from one of the first shipments to Australia in the mid 90s. And we continue to recommend White Industries to our customers for one key

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Agreed, 110%.

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Agreed, 110%.

“For every improvement, there’s another increment to ponder. That’s life.” Derek Hynd – surfboard shaper and test pilot.

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Get in quick! 20th Anniversary Speed Racer hubs!

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Get in quick! 20th Anniversary Speed Racer hubs!

After 20 years offering the most reliable bike bling on the planet, White Industries is  celebrating with these new 20th Anniversary Limited Edition Speed Racer hubs. Based on the original White Industries MTB hubs released, well 20 years ago, they’re

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A little love …

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A little love …

We pride ourselves in offering the same level of service whether you buy all the parts for your build through us, or supply them to us. We are often rebuilding hubs for customers. We can even arrange a mirror like

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