Wheel House & Cycle Monkey

Welcome to our Wheel House! Wheel building is central to Cycle Monkey. Here, we feature hand-built wheels that are made to order for our customers - either for existing bikes or complete bike packages. Check out The Monkey Lab to see complete bikes that feature Cycle Monkey wheels and other products.

Friday, November 21, 2014

ENVE AM29

ENVE AM29
   Intended use: All Mountain
   Features: Gates Belt Drive Cog, Thru Axle front hub
   Recommended rider weight: <250 lb.
   Wheel Size: 29"

Wheel build details
   Rims: ENVE AM29
   Front hub: DT Swiss 240
   Rear hub: Rohloff SPEEDHUB
   Spokes: Sapim CX Ray
   Nipples: ENVE Brass
   Lacing: 3 cross  front // 2 cross rear

Destination: Berkeley CA

Monday, November 17, 2014

MTB: Velocity Aeroheat Rims on Rohloff & Schmidt Hubs



   Intended use:
   Features: Rohloff SPEEDHUB offers reliable shifting in all conditions, belt drive pulley allows for use of Gates Carbon Drive system, Schmidt SON28 genberator hub allows battery free lighting in all conditions.
   Recommended rider weight: <200 lb.
   Wheel Size: 700c

Wheel build details
   Rims: Velocity Aeroheat
   Front hub: Schmidt SON 28 6 bolt disc
   Rear hub: Rohloff SPEEDHUB
   Spokes: Sapim Race
   Nipples: Sapim Brass
   Lacing: 3 cross front // 2 cross rear
   Extras: Matching Red Anodized Rims

Destination: Spokane WA







    

Tuesday, November 11, 2014

Velocity Cliffhanger Rims on Rohloff and Schmidt Hubs




- Intended use: Touring/Commuting
- Features: Rim or disc brake, dynamo generator hub.
- Recommended rider weight: <175 lbs.
- Wheel size: 700c/29"

Wheel build details

- Rims: Velocity Cliffhanger
- Front hub: Schmidt SON28
- Rear hub: Rohloff SPEEDHUB 500/14
- Spokes: Sapim Laser
- Nipples: Sapim Brass
- Lacing: 3 cross front / 2 cross rear


Wednesday, November 5, 2014

Mountain: NoTubes Arch EX rims on Rohloff and Hadley Hubs





- Intended use: Cross country mountain biking, trail riding
- Features: Light but sturdy rims; Rohloff SPEEDHUB provides reliable shifting in all conditions
- Recommended rider weight: <175 lbs.
- Wheel size: 29"

Wheel build details

- Rims: NoTubes Arch EX
- Front hub: Hadley Thru Axle
- Rear hub: Rohloff SPEEDHUB 500/14
- Spokes: Sapim Laser 
- Nipples: Sapim Alloy
- Lacing: 3 cross front / 2 cross rear

Destination: Berg Bikes British Colombia






Tuesday, November 4, 2014

Mountain: Carbon Rims on Hope Pro 2 EVO Hubs





- Intended use: Mountain biking
- Features: Lightweight carbon wheelset
- Recommended rider weight: <175 lbs.
- Wheel size: 29"

Wheel build details

- Rims: Imported carbon 29"
- Front hub: Hope Pro 2 EVO
- Rear hub: Hope Pro 2 EVO
- Spokes: Sapim Race
- Nipples: Sapim Brass
- Lacing: 3 cross front / 3 cross rear

Destination: Berkeley, CA


Friday, October 31, 2014

Mountain: Carbon Rims on Industry Nine Hubs



Wide, Lightweight Carbon Trail Bike Wheels

- Intended use: Mountain biking, trail riding
- Features: Lightweight carbon rims, white spokes
- Recommended rider weight: <225 lbs.
- Wheel size: 29"

Wheel build details

- Rims: Imported carbon 29", 35mm wide
- Front hub: Industry Nine
- Rear hub: Industry Nine
- Spokes: Sapim Race
- Nipples: Sapim Brass
- Lacing: 3 cross front / 3 cross rear

Destination: El Cerrito, CA

Wednesday, October 29, 2014

Road: Velocity A23 Rims on White Industries and Rohloff Hubs



Lightweight Road Disc Wheels

- Intended use: Road riding, training
- Features: Rohloff SPEEDHUB provides reliable shifting in all conditions and is compatible with Gates Carbon Drive belt drive.
- Recommended rider weight: <200 lbs.
- Wheel size: 700c

Wheel build details

- Rims: Velocity A23
- Front hub: White Industries MI6
- Rear hub: Rohloff SPEEDHUB 500/14
- Spokes: Sapim Race
- Nipples: Sapim Brass
- Lacing: 3 cross front / 2 cross rear

Destination: Santa Rosa, CA