Tom’s Custom Stan’s NoTubes Alchemy Orc UL & ELF

Tom is a patient guy. He actually ordered this wheelset mid January. The delay? Alchemy Bicycle Works had run out of the wonderful Alchemy Orc rear hub. They weren't producing more since the new Orc UL (ultra-light) rear hub was due out soon. So he waited. I must say, it was well worth the wait!…Read more Tom’s Custom Stan’s NoTubes Alchemy Orc UL & ELF

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Fairwheel Bikes’ 2012 Hub Review

Fairwheel Bikes of Tuscon, AZ has recently completed a new hub review. They reviewed a few of my favorites including the Tune Mag 170 rear hub, Mig 70 front hub, Alchemy ELF front hub, and Alchemy Orc rear hub. Check it out at Fairwheel Bikes 2012 Hub Review  

Enve 3.4 updates

Pro City Racing road team mates Alex and Jamie both bought Enve 3.4 tubular race wheels for the 2012 road racing season. They'd selected some very exotic and lightweight, made in the usa, C-4 hubs. This choice proved to be lacking durability that previous models had. So, Zed Wheels replaced the C-4 hubs on the…Read more Enve 3.4 updates

Kevin’s ENVE 45/65 wheelset

Kevin was looking for an all-rounder wheelset with an emphasis on aerodynamics. As a sponsored Pro City Racing road team member, Kevin took full advantage of the sponsorship deal courtesy Zed Wheels and ENVE Composites. The rear is an ENVE 65 clincher laced to a black Alchemy ORC 24h rear hub with CX-Ray spokes. The…Read more Kevin’s ENVE 45/65 wheelset