bouwmeester tammar v4.8 carbon 27.5 wheels

Review: Bouwmeester Tammar V4.8 Carbon Wheels

Using a unique single-wall carbon rim that’s manufactured in Australia, the Tammar V4.8 wheelset has some very impressive ride qualities.

July 28th, 16 1 2,915 Categories: Wheels

DT Swiss XM551 Rims

Review: DT Swiss XM551 Rims and 240s Hubs

Barney reviews chubby wheels from DT Swiss. But with a 40mm internal width, what sort of riding are the XM551 rims best suited for?

July 21st, 16 2 8,157 Categories: Uncategorized, Wheels

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Review: SRAM Rise 60 Wheelset

Top of the line, spendy, carbon hoops. Are they really worth the money? Dave found out.

February 9th, 16 0 7,854 Categories: Wheels

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Review: Syntace W35 and W30 Wheels

We just love reviewing really rad rims (and alliteration, we love that too)

December 28th, 15 0 7,168 Categories: Wheels

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Review: WTB KOM i-25 29in Wheels

Really reliable rims reviewed

December 27th, 15 0 2,551 Categories: Recommended, Wheels

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Review: Derby 29in x35mm HD Wheels

Barney gets his hands on some Derby rims, how did they get on?

December 26th, 15 1 3,473 Categories: Wheels

Right in all of the right ways?

Review: Velocity’s trail-wide, XC-light Blunt SS Rims

None-more-light wide alu rims from Velocity, ridden and rated

November 2nd, 15 2 3,956 Categories: Wheels

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Derby 27.5 x 40mm HD Wheels

Rims are getting wider, so we’ve been riding quite a lot of them. This is what Richard thought to these hoops.

August 16th, 15 0 5,439 Categories: Wheels

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Specialized Roval Traverse SL 29

Wheels from one of the Big S’s – But do they tick enough boxes for Barney?

August 14th, 15 1 3,657 Categories: Recommended, Wheels

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Ibis 741.

Ibis is proudly surfing the fine line between ‘more’ and ‘too much’ with this monster 41mm wide (external) rim.

July 25th, 15 3 7,906 Categories: Recommended, Wheels

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American Classic Wide Lightning 29in

I like big rims and I cannot lie, you other riders can’t deny, that when a bike rides by with itty-bitty tubes, and a big rim in your face, you get…

July 25th, 15 3 4,266 Categories: Recommended, Wheels

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Schwalbe Procore: First Impressions

We’ve had a Procore system for a few weeks now. Long enough to get some first impressions down on digital paper for you.

June 28th, 15 1 7,637 Categories: Other Stuff, Tyres, Wheels

Hubbed to go

Mavic Crossmax XL WTS wheelset

Is the Crossmax XL WTS the adventurer’s choice? Mavic thinks so – here’s what Dave thinks

March 15th, 15 2 6,474 Categories: Tyres, Wheels

Toothy.

Schwalbe Ice Spiker Pro 29

Want to minimise ice-related downtime? Of course you do. Get some spiked tyres, then

March 6th, 15 0 1,853 Categories: Tyres, Wheels

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