Your Cart is Empty

June 19, 2019 2 min read

We offer a wide range of wheels–both sourced from the likes of Enve, Chris King and Astral, and our own AVT Works custom–but there are times when even our custom options won't quite get you the wheelset you've been dreaming of.  At times like those, just get in touch, because we're always happy to get a different spoke, rim, or nipple so that you get the wheels you really want.

Chris King / DT Swiss Wheelset

This wheelset is for a rider who wanted a rim that we don't usually offer, but which was the perfect choice for his use.  The result is this beautiful 27.5" wheelset built with Chris King ISO-B rear and ISO-AB front hubs laced to DT Swiss EX471 rims.

By request AVT WORKS custom wheelset
By request AVT WORKS custom wheelset with Chris King ISO-B rear and ISO-AB front hubs
By request AVT WORKS custom wheelset built with DT Swiss EX471 rims

Industry Nine / Stan's Wheelset

Recently we talked with another rider who was tired of waiting for Chris King's Micro Spline driveshell to arrive, but who wanted a top-quality, fast-engaging, US-made hub, so he asked us if he could get what is essentially the standard Chris King / Stan's Flow MK3 wheelset, but built around Industry Nine's Hydra hubs. We're building the wheels, and we think that will make a fantastic wheelset, so of course we were happy to oblige!

Industry Nine Hydra hubs, Sapim Race spokes, and Stan's Flow MK3 rims are going to make an awesome wheelset.
Industry Nine's Hydra hubs with a Micro Spline driver in black.

One of the reasons that you might want something custom is for colors not available in any other wheelset, and Industry Nine hubs have some of the best anodizing in the business, as this deep red attests.  You'll see some options, like the Enve/Industry Nine M-Series wheelsetwe offer, where the hubs and spoke nipples are only available in black, but if you want that wheelset, but built with hubs of a different color, we're happy to build them for you.

Industry Nine's Hydra hubs with an XD driver. This red is one of the wide range of stunning colors that I9 offers.

Phil Wood / HED Single Wheel

One other recent build that was completely different, was this Phil Wood Pro hub on a HED Belgium C2 rim.  This rider just needed a single super-reliable rear wheel in a configuration that we don't normally offer, so they gave us a call.  We worked out the best combination with him, and built the wheel. 

Phil Wood Pro road hub with Hed Belgium C2 rim

These are just a couple of examples of completely off-the-menu wheelbuilds that we've done recently, but the they're just a couple of the wide range of options that we can do. 

What can we build for you?

Also in AVT Blog

Select Home Trainers Now Available.
Select Home Trainers Now Available.

March 24, 2020 5 min read

We know that many of you, like us here at AVT live in areas which are now subject to varying degrees of stay inside orders. Much as we'd prefer to be riding in the hills around Ashland we've switched inside to using the home trainer.

With this in mind we have the following trainers available on a pre-order basis for USA customers only. in the interests of making these available quickly we are listing theme her and taking orders for them, so if you are interested shoot us an email and we'll create a manual order for you to check out and pay.

Read More
Santa Cruz Reserve Wheel & Rim Overview
Santa Cruz Reserve Wheel & Rim Overview

March 22, 2020 1 min read

Read More
A COVID-19 Service Update From AVT
A COVID-19 Service Update From AVT

March 16, 2020 2 min read

With everything that's going on in the world right now related to Corona virus we wanted to update you all on how this is impacting us at AVT and our ability to continue to serve our customers.
Read More