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Ursus Wheels

Brand Info Miura Tech Stuff Uncategorized Ursus Ursus carbon Ursus wheels

As the 2016 model year approaches, we have some HUGE news. We are launching some killer new wheel brands, available RIGHT NOW. We'll preview 3 of them this week, and our final brand is... Ursus Wheels, Italy The scoop? An incredibly broad range of aluminum and carbon race wheels Why ride em? Serious design, pro-tour heritage, and mega value across the board Other details? Modern features with old-school touches like external nipples Who are they? An Italian firm with decades of design and wheelbuilding experience Bottom line? Add a dash of style and technology without breaking the bank Click to continue for details on the complete Ursus...

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Alto Velo Wheels

Alto Velo Brand Info carbon wheels Sales and Shop News Tech Stuff Uncategorized

As the 2016 model year approaches, we have some HUGE news. We are launching some killer new wheel brands, available RIGHT NOW. We'll preview 3 of them this week, and next up is... Alto Velo - USA The scoop? Aluminum and carbon wheels featuring amazing technology Why ride em? The tallest flange height in the industry creates massive stiffness Other details? High-end hubs designed in the USA with unique labyrinth seals Who are they? Engineers and racers join forces chasing value and performance Bottom line? Rounded wide rims, great brake surface, sick value...and the stiffness. Road Wheelsets - Pricing in USD: Aluminum [Tubeless] Clinchers (Alto Velo A26) - $1150 - in...

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Knight Composites Wheels

Brand Info General News Knight aerodynamics Knight carbon Knight Composites Knight wheels Sales and Shop News Tech Stuff

As the 2016 model year approaches, we have some HUGE news. We are launching some killer new wheel brands, available RIGHT NOW. We'll preview 3 of them this week, starting with...   Knight Composites, Toronto  The scoop? Carbon wheels with the fastest aerodynamics in the industry Why ride em? 35, 65 and 95 mm carbon wheels that will add speed, guaranteed Other details? Incredible "trailing edge" aero technology blows all other away Who are they? Three industry geniuses, including Toronto's own Kevin Quan Bottom line? Zipp may have led the rounded carbon rim charge, and ENVE then carried the torch, but these guys have taken the lead...

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Olympia Leader Disc In Focus

#OlympiaCicli Bikes of the Day Brand Info Olympia Bicycles Olympia bikes Olympia carbon bikes Olympia Cicli Olympia Leader Disc Tech Stuff

Olympia Leader Disc Ultegra Di2 Who: Since this bike was the first Olympia Leader Disc in North America, we figured a quick peak was worth it. Olympia have a 120+ year history of innovation, and now employ a team of 250 workers in their Italian factory. With road and MTB offerings, OlympiaCicli might still be the biggest bike brand you've never heard of, until now. What: This Leader Disc was Olympia's first road+aero+disc offering, and promptly won the 2014 ExboBici Italy Innovation Award for design. Featuring a fairly traditional road geometry, this carbon aero bike would seem at home amongst your local Sunday...

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NAHBS 2015

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For you custom bike junkies, we will be posting photos starting at 10 am today from NAHBS 2015 - that is the North American Handmade Bicycle Show, in Lousiville, Kentucky. Check out our Instagram feed by following @BlacksmithCycle for full coverage from the show floor or search the hashtag #NAHBSMITH all weekend on Instagram and our Twitter feed. We will have all the latest from custom builders such as Mosaic, Alchemy, Crumpton, Zen, and many more...hope you enjoy!! And since we aren't collaborating on any builds at this year's show, check out our NAHBS 2014 Mosaic GT-1, the design that started the gravel...

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