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  1. Wheels and Tires
    Hi everyone I have the fuel EX 5 2021 still with standard rims and hubs and was wanting to put some hope hubs on to match my new hope brakes however I’m not sure which to get or how I would find out. Can anyone help please?? thanks
  2. Wheels and Tires
    Hello folks! I've been reading and learning stuff in this forum for a few weeks now and I need help on assessing the urgency of replacing hub and rim (please forgive if it's too stupid of a question) Only lately, after riding about 10.000 miles in 2 years, it dawned on me the importance of...
  3. Wheels and Tires
    Ok heres the deal I bought a 21 trek rail 9.8 xt and tore it apart in my kitchen and rebuilt it with all XTR 10-51t cassette XTR derailleur shifter and 4 piston XTR brakes. I also pulled the Bontrager pro 30 ally rims with the Bontrager alloy, sealed bearing, alloy, 6-bolt, Rapid Drive 108...
  4. Wheels and Tires
    I loathe the space between points of engagement when pedaling. Even my 54 tooth ratchet dt swiss hub feels too janky. I understand there are hub types with more points of engagement (such as pawls for example), but I'm ignorant re which type/brand is more durable. I'm hoping for durability...
  5. Wheels and Tires
    I'm considering a new wheel build. How will a hub with a high P.O.E. affect suspension? I'm primarily riding slow New England tech trails and while the high P.O.E. hubs will certainly translate to more power transfer when I'm ratcheting the pedals on the tech flats and climbs, I don't want to...
  6. Wheels and Tires
    I'm considering a new wheel build. How will a hub with a high P.O.E. affect suspension? I'm primarily riding slow New England tech trails and while the high P.O.E. hubs will certainly translate to more power transfer when I'm ratcheting the pedals on the tech flats and climbs, I don't want to...
  7. General Discussion
    To complement its new 12-speed XTR drivetrain that's detailed in great length here, and brakes that you can read about here, Shimano has launched a host of new hubs (both XTR and non-series), plus new XTR-level pedals, a slick dropper post remote, and a new chain keeper. Here's a rundown on...
  8. Video, Photography, and POV Cameras
    Project 321 made a name for itself with adaptors so you can use Cannondale Lefty forks on other bikes. Now they're back with their own US-made hubset, as well as a new hub for the Cannondale Lefty SuperMax fork. Owner Jake Liles also offer some sweet custom-anodized versions of the Cannondale...
  9. General Discussion
    Shimano officially announced the long-anticipated release of a new 11-speed XTR mountain bike component group today in both Race and Trail tuned versions. The new XTR M9000 component group includes options for 1x, 2x and 3x front chainring combinations, a new cassette, brakes, front and rear...
  10. Misc Components
    Coming up with a great idea is one thing. Taking that idea from the drawing board to the factory floor is an entirely different proposition. That's why Rus Kappius is looking for a little help from the cycling world. The engineer turned cycling component inventor has developed what he believes...
  11. 29er Bikes
    Industry Nine releases all new 2013 Torch series Mountain wheels and hubs Evolution leads to perfection - Hand made in Asheville, NC It seems like many bicycle companies have been coming out with tons of new wheelsets, and the likes of SRAM, Reynolds, Specialized, Syntace, and multiple others...
  12. Misc Components
    Video Just Added! I first saw Kappius Components tricked out and drilled carbon hubs at the North American Handmade Bicycle Show (NAHBS) two months ago in Sacramento. I saw the hubs on a Kent Eriksen creation and they definitely caught my attention. It is easy to pass off these drilled hubs...
  13. Wheels and Tires
    Saw those hubs which have pretty nice specs for the price: Novatec Front Hub D711SB 158grams https://www.novatec.com.tw/novatec/english/p_show.php?sid=268 Novatec Rear Hub D712SB 268 grams https://www.novatec.com.tw/novatec/english/p_show.php?sid=269 Looks from the diagram 24 engagement...
  14. General Discussion
    Review by: Robb Sutton (198) Original Article found here: Hope Pro II Hub Set Review | Mountain Biking by 198 Hope Pro II Hubs Wheels are one of the most important components on a mountain bike. When deciding on which wheelset to purchase for your mountain bike, you need to choose your hub set...
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