Technical Stuff — Time Trial or Tri

Invest in hubs, and here's why.

27.5 29er 650b Aero Alex Rims All Mountain Bontrager Carbon Classic Classic and Retro Cyclocross DT Swiss Easton Enduro Fixie Gravel HED Hope Hplusson Hybrid Kinlin Lefty Loctite Mountain Bike Wheel Builds Nextie NOS Novatec Pacenti Project321 Racing Retro Road Bike Wheel Builds Road Bike Wheel Repairs Sapim Shimano Spank Specials Stan's No Tubes Supplied Rims Syntace Testimonials Time Trial or Tri Track Track and Fixed TT and Triathlon Tubeless Tune Tune Hubs Velocity Wheel Builds Wheel Repairs White Industries XLR8 Hubs XLR8 Rims Zelvy Zipp

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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HED Cycling – always a leader in cycling.

Aero Bontrager HED Racing Road Bike Wheel Builds Time Trial or Tri Wheel Builds

HED Cycling – always a leader in cycling.

For many years, the fastest road wheels in the world have been the result of the drive of one man, Steve Hed. He and his wife built up their small business from building wheels in their garage, to a global

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ENVE and the nipple corrosion issue

Aero Carbon Racing Time Trial or Tri Wheel Repairs

ENVE and the nipple corrosion issue

We’re seen a few ENVEs in the workshop lately, all with a similar problem, and all needing rebuilds. It seems that the first ENVE factory built wheelsets (or at least with factory supplied build kits) used an internal alloy nipple

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DT Swiss – finest quality and engineering available now at XLR8

Aero Carbon Classic Cyclocross DT Swiss Lefty Mountain Bike Wheel Builds Racing Road Bike Wheel Builds Shimano Time Trial or Tri Wheel Builds

DT Swiss – finest quality and engineering available now at XLR8

DT Swiss traces a lineage back to drawing wire at a facility in Biel, Switzerland in the mid 1600s. in the early 1900s the first bicycle components were produced. By 1934 products ranged from spokes and rims to dust shields

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Introducing the XLR8 Rouleur rims – light, aero and 24mm wide – bellisimo!

Aero HED Road Bike Wheel Builds Time Trial or Tri XLR8 Hubs XLR8 Rims

Introducing the XLR8 Rouleur rims – light, aero and 24mm wide – bellisimo!

The new XLR8 Rouler rims are here for the road. These are a black anodised 700c rim, with a machined brake track, and (importantly) 24mm wide! We’ve been riding these on a cyclocross bike for a while now, and they

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