Onyx Hook Flange Hubs for Berd Spokes

Onyx Hook Flange Hubs for Berd Spokes

**Shoutout to our friends Twisted Spoke CBD for bringing us these parts to lace up!** Onyx and Berd pairing up may be an unlikely combo.  Berd makes the lightest spokes on the market, often saving between 100-200 grams in a wheelset and Onyx makes some of the heaviest...
What is a radially compliant rim?

What is a radially compliant rim?

Tyler from Bikerumor recently asked me to record a podcast with him about what makes a bike wheel radially compliant and what are some of the advantages and disadvantages around that.  Naturally I was excited to be on his podcast and you can listen to that below but I...
Bicycle Wheel Stress Relief Table

Bicycle Wheel Stress Relief Table

Bicycle wheel building may be full of folklore, pseudo science and anecdotal evidence but one thing that consistently seems to help a bike wheel last longer is to find some method to momentarily increase spoke tensions beyond your target and then to allow them to...
Mountain Bike Hub Buyers Guide

Mountain Bike Hub Buyers Guide

  ​Today, I want to show you the differences among a lot of the more common high-end hubs on the market, these are no specific order other than just by cost, they’re all really good quality hubs, and you can’t really go wrong with any of them,...