Best Bike Hacks: Make Your Wheels Stiffer

Santa Cruz Syndicate mechanic Pierre Alexandre Roche has a clever trick to create a stiffer wheel.

On Loris Vergier‘s wheels, “PA” will wire-tie the spokes together where they overlap to reduce flex. A stiffer wheel can transfer energy better, thus create greater speed.

Check out some more of PA’s mechanical genius in the video below:

 

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