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Classic Car Club Manhattan | WAKE 6560

Best review ever…  Yeah. Best review ever. Princeton Carbon Wake 6560 Wheels   MAY 30, 2018 PRINCETON CARBON WAKE 6560 WHEELS “I’m not racing”, I told myself. “I’m just riding.” Living exclusively in a rarified, Classic Car Club world makes it easy to be spoiled. Spoiled by gear, science, high-tech toys and componentry. The easy […]

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absoluteBLACK’s | T-Lab | Custom Gravel Bike From Sea Otter

absoluteBLACK’s Custom T-Lab Gravel Bike From Sea Otter May 2, 2018 Scott Kingsley Product & Tech News, Sea Otter Update – We added noted some additional changes that Brandotti made to the bike since Sea Otter. We’ve been holding onto this one for a little bit now until we were given the go-ahead to talk about everything on this […]

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PRINCETON CARBONWORKS | BOUTIQUE CARBON WHEELS FROM “THE LAND OF GIANTS” Rather than fade away after leaving the sport, ex-rowers often hang-up their oars in favor of a bike and become avid cyclists, and seriously powerful ones at that. Princeton CarbonWorks: Boutique Carbon Wheels from “The Land of Giants”     PRINCETON CARBONWORKS: BOUTIQUE CARBON […]

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Found: Sinusoidal Princeton Carbonworks WAKE 6560 wheels claim faster, lighter, cheaper By Zach Overholt -March 1, 2018 Ready for another battle of the wind tunnels and white papers? There’s a new wheel company in town, and they’re aiming straight for the top with their first wheel – the WAKE 6560. Started by a group of elite rowers […]

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North American Hand Built Show | Hartford, CT

North American Hand Built Show | Hartford, CT February 16-18 Ahead of NAHBS we teased the unveiling of WAKE [D] 6560 on a stunner BH G7 “Something wicked this way comes.” BH has been instrumental in our photography content, particularly Matt Sodnicar, and this photo becoming our most liked Instagram post to date was a […]

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Triathlete Magazine March/April | Adventure Issue

SWOON | Ivy League Wheels at a State School Price | Princeton CarbonWorks Wheels Will Make Your Head Spin Princeton CarbonWorks’ new carbon clincher wheelset is designed around a rim with 24 sinusoidal oscillations, creating a shape that aims to cut through the wind faster than a standard rim profile.  Alternating between 60 and 65mm […]

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Better Speed

It’s just a memo – about how Princeton CarbonWorks makes you faster. Princeton CarbonWorks #betterspeed Memo “Cyclists don’t want aerodynamic wheels: They want fast, light wheels. Wheel design advanced through carbon fiber pushed the envelope, while unfortunately staying confined by an industry adage “width, depth, weight – optimize one, compromise the others.” This leads to […]

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PRINCETON CARBONWORKS – REINVENTING THE WHEEL 01.04.18 – by Colin O’Brien It’s easy to be dismissive about newcomers to the cycling market. We’ve all seen the woeful pitches on Kickstarter. And the endless articles about new gear, offering the perfect solution to a problem that never existed. But every so often, one comes along that […]

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Simply Undeniable: The Princeton CarbonWorks Team

Simply Undeniable: The Princeton Carbon Works Team At the core of Princeton CarbonWorks is our Founder, Marty Crotty, and three Co-Founders, Brad Werntz, Harrison Macris, and Paul Daniels.  We are eager to tell you how we came together to design and develop our technology, create our company and create the Wake 6560. Five years ago, […]

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The Revolutionary “Sinusoidal” Design: A Trifecta of Benefits

A “Sinusoid” is a mathematical curve that describes a smooth and repetitive oscillation.  The WAKE 6560 has 24 such waves molded into its carbon fiber.  The profile provides benefits to mechanics, aerodynamics, and weight. Mechanically, the dynamic cross-section variability – WAKE – puts spoke tension point at a symmetrically convex section of carbon, vs concave […]

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