At Hunt we’re just like all other cyclists and so have spent many years fiddling with bikes, wheels and tyres. Over the course of time we have often had to learn the hard way, with a fair amount of trial and error and head scratching. There is plenty of useful information that can save you loads of time and we realise that you have a life outside of cycling and don’t necessarily want to spend hours researching how to set up tubeless tyres or comparing wheel specifications to find the perfect product for your exact needs. To help you we will be creating a number of ‘how to’ videos exploring the more practical side of wheel ownership as well as a series of videos explaining some of the concepts and features behind our purpose driven wheel range development.
In this article we will take you through the easy steps to fitting tubeless road tyres to tubeless road bike rims and tell you the hints and tips we’ve picked up through our many years setting up tubeless.
Hunt wheels and Mason cycles share many similarities. Both are young companies, both are Sussex based and both strive to produce performance products with the focus of our efforts on you the rider. Dom Mason and Tom Marchment, co-founder here at Hunt, also previously worked with each other several years ago. With this close relationship we had a good feeling that our shared dedication, progressive thinking and passion for all things bike would ignite some nice creative sparks that could deliver some unique bikes and wheels.
Dom Mason, owner of Mason Cycles, had set out on his own to...