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We now know the super fast 690 POE of Industry9 Hydra hubs trade-offs axle and bearing life. Is it worth it?
NZ Gravel is on farm and forestry roads; chunky rock, braking ruts and aggressive single track. Berd spokes help smooth out impacts and nasty chatter.
Euan shares his experience of tough U19 racing in tough conditions at Yunca Junior Tour of Southland 2023
We’re proud to build AND support high performing, reliable custom wheels, for their life.
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Hope Pro 5 hubs landed in NZ and we were keen to check them out, and see what’s different to the Pro 4. Our Deep Dive video provides some more information and gets into the details of the Pro 5.
The Talon is a hub from Berd that uses a hook flanged design to work with their ultra high molecular weight polyethylene spokes.
We asked you to submit questions on what you want to know about the space-aged string spokes and Tristan answered those questions
Setting up Tubeless Tyres
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Our head wheelbuilder Gavin takes his events and races incredibly seriously. Gav has completed the Karapoti 23 times, the Whaka 100 a staggering 9 times, and has done literally thousands of other races and events. Gavin has never DNF’d a race.Just take a second to think about how impressive that is. Gav’s 8 year old…
I’ve craved a Moots since first reading about them in Mountain Bike Action magazine when I was 12. They’re a US company with a storied past based in Steamboat Springs Colorado – a town with such a magical name that I simply must visit it one day. When a Moots box arrived at work it…
Check out Tristan’s modern ‘steel is real’ bike build.
Boston built his Swiss Cross with a Force 1x groupset and Garbruck chainring. He’s matched a 38t chainring to a 11-40 cassette which is the perfect gearing for CX racing as well as faster gravel riding. Boston’s long-and-low roadie position is evident with the 120mm 3T stem, 38cm compact drop bars, and Selle San Marco…