Giving your Dynamo hub the new color. Shutter Precision SV – 9

You have probably noticed that in regards to bike component color choice 8 time out of 10 this will be Black or Silver. Here is my little example how it is relatively easy to give almost any color to your favorite bicycle component. I mind you –  this is possible only to the components that … Continue reading

Building E-bike wheel

Took on this project out of curiosity. Originally the electric hub/motor came with a 700C wheel. After some usage wheel went out of true and got damaged.  This is when wheel owner needed to  build it a new. This time lacing it on 26″ rim (Sun Rhyno Lyte) also using new Sapim Strong spokes (2.3 … Continue reading

Wheel building class at The Recyclery

At the end of February you will have a great opportunity to learn wheel building skills! Expert mechanic Ezra Hozinsky of Green Machine Cycles will be teaching a three-session class at The Recyclery. CLICK HERE TO FIND OUT MORE!

Surly Pugsley rear wheel build pics

I shall make this blog inspiring by posting pictures about the rear wheel built for my Puglsley. I shall share the component specifications for that build: Surley Rabbit Hole 32H silver rim. Shimano Alfine 8spd internal gear hub. Older version – SG-S500. Wheelsmith DB-14 silver spokes. Drive side: 283mm; Non drive side: 280mm; Due to … Continue reading