John from Bristol wanted a top-end alloy build and went with a set of Pacenti Forza rims laced to a set of Shimano Dura-Ace hubs with Sapim CX-Ray spokes in a 24/28 configuration. Total weight was 1630g.
David wanted the fastest alloy rims available on a set of reliable hubs. I built him a set of HED Belgium Plus rims on Shimano Dura-Ace hubs, laced 28-spoke rear and 24-spoke front with Sapim CX-Ray’s. Total weight came to 1609g.
Last week’s carbon race build for Emyr in London: 50mm deep x 25mm wide carbon clincher rims laced to Shimano Dura-Ace hubs with Sapim CX-Rays – 24-spokes per wheel. Total weight: 1638g.
Good all-round quality alloy build for Stuart in Slough: HED Ardennes (Belgium Plus) rims laced to Shimano Dura-Ace hubs with Sapim CX-Ray spokes. Total weight: 1613g
High end Pacenti wheelset for Tom: Shimano Dura Ace hubs on Pacenti SL23 built 32H rear and 28H front – 3X drive side rear and 2X non-drive + front using Sapim CX-Ray spokes.
Audax ready build for Johan in Sweden: Pacenti SL23 rims on Shimano Dura Ace FH-9000 11-speed rear hub and SON28 dynamo front hub built 32H and 3X throughout with Sapim Race black spokes. Also included an Ultegra 11-28 cassette and Schmidt Edelux II headlight.