Eric was one of my first customers on the Zed Wheels new online shopping site. He went through the made-to-order choices for a customized, and at the moment one of a kind Diablo SL wheelset. Red hubs isn't unique, but laced with silver nipples and classic stainless silver spokes made these wheels really pop! They…Read more Eric’s Custom Diablo SL
Robert, a triathlete, wanted a beefy and aero rear wheel. He's a solid guy, does triathlons. After a back and forth consultation over emails, we landed on this build. It didn't take long to choose the Alchemy ORC rear hub, arguably the stiffest rear hub on the market with it's oversize axle, large bearings, 5th…Read more Robert’s Alchemy ORC/XR-380 wheel
John wanted a nice race wheelset for his Kuota road bike. He was looking for something reasonably light, good quality and strong. After discussing his needs, we landed on this sweet 1430g wheelset. A 30mm niobium alloy rim rear, 27mm deep niobium alloy front. C-4 satin black hubs, made in the usa, laced with Sapim…Read more John’s custom C-4 wheelset
Alan wanted light and affordable, with a tweak of personality. That’s what he got with his made to order “Silver Surfer” Diablo SL wheelset. At a verified 1390g, these are light and strong. . The all silver look provides a touch of retro with its silver SL hubs, silver niobium 27mm rims, silver Sapim Laser…Read more Alan’s Silver Diablo SL wheelset
Andrew was looking for a lighter wheelset to replace his rather hefty traditional 32 hole Ambrosio wheelset. A diehard Campagnolo fan, Andrew recently upgraded to 2011 Campagnolo Super Record components. At just 1493 grams for 24f/28r 30mm semi-aero wheelset, the weight loss continues with his new Campy-compatible all-black Hurricane wheelset.
Marcus scored a deal on a sweet Eddy Merckx. He wanted a wheelset for that bike or his Wilier. He went with all black, and beefed up the drive-side with DB 2.0/1.7/2.0 spokes instead of the stock Sapim Laser 2.0/1.5/2.0 spokes. Otherwise, these are right out of the catalogue of semi-custom wheels, and at 1476…Read more Marcus’ Hurricane SL wheelset
Mark’s Hurricane Wheelset, stock setup with black KinLin XR-300 rims, black Superlight 289g hubs, 24h front laced X2, 28h rear laced X2, black DT Revolution and DT Competition spokes with silver alloy and brass nipples.