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    Handbuilt wheels assembled from the best components, designed and built just for you.

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    Check out the Avant Vélo Podcast - Art + Bikes and the people who love them.  

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  • Meet the Designers

    Find out how they do that voodoo they do so well

    Designer 1

    Boise, ID

    Cats, bikes, beer and coffee. Not necessarily in that order.

    Designer 2

    Oakland, CA

    American muscle cars, Ansel Adams and carrot juice. In that order.

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  • The Avant Vélo Podcast

    At the intersection of art and cycling.

    San Francisco, CA

    Co-founder of MASH SF, a photographer and filmmaker, Mike has created a worldwide community devoted to having fun on bikes.

    Oakland, CA

    Visual artist working primarily with wood and found objects. Jeff is a RISD graduate and works part time as the in house art curator for Clif Bar in Emeryville, CA.

    San Francisco, CA

    A textile artist working exclusively with found materials, Mansur crafts visual narratives of various scales while also working full time as a high school guidance counselor.

    Napa, CA

    Owner of Retrotec and Inglis Cycles, Curtis has been building bicycle frames in California since the 1990s. Curtis learned his trade in the Air Force and is a respected craftsperson and small car aficionado.

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    HED Belgium+ Custom Wheels

    HED Belgium+ Custom Wheels

    650.00 - 975.00
    Delivery time is approximately 2 weeks. Disc and rim brake options available.
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    White Industries CLD, DT Swiss XR361 700C Wheelset

    White Industries CLD, DT Swiss XR361 700C Wheelset

    White Industries Centerlock Disc hubs, 28 holes in black - 15x100 TA front, 12x142 TA rear. Both front and rear are laced 3 cross to DT Swiss XR361 rims, an awesomely light offset disc only rim well suited to XC MTB, cyclocross or gravel road rides. Holding it all together are Sapim CX Ray bladed spokes and DT Swiss alloy nipples. The complete set weighs 1558 grams and should ride extra smooth with the low pro rim!
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    Avant Vélo Logo Bottle

    Avant Vélo Logo Bottle

    22oz water bottle, custom designed and printed in the USA! Perfect for all your adventures, on or off the bike.
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