Wheel build: a photo essay.

19 07 2014

With thanks to Sean for the advice on building with the new style nipples and the nipple tool. The old aluminium Pillar nipples were rotting with the ammonia from some sealants escaping through the porous gorilla tape, so Enve updated to a flat surfaced brass nipple.




7 responses

19 07 2014

So much tool envy!

19 07 2014

Nice t-shirt.

20 07 2014

What spoke prep are you using Jon? Oh and nice wheels!

20 07 2014
20 07 2014

Thanks, it was the camera angle wot confused me

3 08 2014

I need to do this. My nipples are a crunchy mess of fur. And that’s just the rider…

18 09 2014

Hey Jon, These rims look mint. Would you build me up some wheels if I send a pair of road Smart 3.4’s and CK hubs? Kanak

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