My Gear

Mountain Bike

Elephant Bikes-This is a custom steel frame built with a shorter front center to fit my shorter torso. It’s got a 68 head tube with the 120mm Fox fork on it. With the 650 wheels it’s a lot of fun to ride. Like my cross bike below this has a fair share of American made parts, Sram components and time pedals. The wheels are Stan’s Crest rims with DT Swiss hubs. Of course I run them tubeless.

Cross Bike

Gunnar Cycles-This is also a custom built frame. The seat tube measures 56cm, the top tube is 54mm. The fork is also a custom steel bend from Gunnar to fit the frame without any toe overlap. Being cross I have a couple wheelsets both with Velocity A23 rims. Since I have rim brakes I like the same rims so the brake setup stays the same. I have White Ind hubs on one set and Velocity hubs on the other. I keep one pair set up tubeless. The other I have tubes in to make changing to different tires easy.

Other Stuff-Lake shoes, Uvex helmet, Ospray pack, wool socks, thrift store clothing.

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I’m Now On Instagram

No really! Check me out at matthewlarsenwheelbuilding. I also have a new email: matthewlarsenwheelbuilding@gmail.com. I’m still building the same great wheels with the same great service.

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Cyclocross Rim Sale

Great pricing on great cyclocross rims. Pricing for pairs only of in stock rims.

Stan’s Iron Cross $80

Only385g, CRAZY light! Stan’s tubeless technology. 32 hole only.

Velocity Major Tom $60 pair! The 23mm wide profile and seam relief channel are great for gluing up tubulars. 28/32 hole pairs, 32 hole pair w/black sidewalls.

Velocity Blunt SL $60

These were designed as lightweight Mtn bike race rims. The 700c size works great as a lightweight cross or graveling rim. These 24mm wide rims weigh 420g. Silver 28 hole only

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Save My Number

775-997-5634. Write it down or put it in your phone. This website is going away soon along with my email associated with it. You’ll need my number which is 775-997-5634 to call or text me for your bicycle wheel work.

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Closeout SALE!!!

I’m lookin’ to create some space in the shop and capitol for a new supply of parts. In stock rims as low as $40, pairs for $70, Also, all Shimano hubs are priced to move too. If that’s not enough these complete hand built wheelsets are marked down even further.

Stan’s 26″ Tubeless Fat Bike Wheelsets $250-$275

Stan’s Hugo rims, 6 bolt fat bike hubs, DT Swiss spokes

Tubeless 700c Disc Wheelset $275

Velocity Blunt SL rims, Shimano centerlock hubs, DT Swiss butted spokes, alloy nipples, all black

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Velocity Major Tom Sale!

The Velocity Major Tom is a cyclocross specific tubular rim. Their 23mm wide tubular profile is perfect for gluing up cross tires, and the seam relief channel helps with centering. They are tubulars so they are fast. They are built for cyclocross so they are strong. Now they are priced so you can afford the tires to go with them.

I have a few pairs of these some with machined sidewalls some without. cost is $99 pair. Hole counts vary. Call soon for the best selection.

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