Handbuilt Wheels

At Bootlegger Bikes, we believe that your cycling experience deserves nothing but the best – and that's why we're proud to introduce our handbuilt wheels. Crafted with precision, passion, and a commitment to excellence, our custom wheels are designed to elevate your ride to new heights.


Why Handbuilt Wheels?


Unmatched Quality

At Bootlegger Bikes, we don't compromise quality for time. Each wheel is meticulously crafted using hand-selected, high-quality materials and components. We understand that the key to a superior riding experience lies in the details, which is why we pay careful attention to every aspect of the component selection and wheel-building process.

Personalized Just for You

Your bike is an extension of yourself, and your wheels should reflect that. We take great pride in tailoring each set of handbuilt wheels to match your unique riding style and preferences. Whether you're a seasoned cyclist or a casual rider, we ensure that your wheels are customized to enhance your performance and ride quality.

Durability That Lasts a Lifetime

Investing in handbuilt wheels from Bootlegger Bikes means investing in longevity. We believe in building products that stand the test of time. Our wheels are not just a purchase; they're an investment in the joy of cycling for years to come.


The Handbuilding Process


Craftsmanship at Its Finest

Our master wheelsmith, Matt, brings decades of experience to the table, combining traditional craftsmanship with modern technology. Each wheel is assembled with precision and care, ensuring that every spoke, rim, and hub works in harmony to provide you with a smooth, reliable ride.

Rigorous Testing

We’ve vetted the process that we use and the components that we offer through rigorous testing both on and off the bike.   Our builds come to you with known results to ensure many years of happy riding.  


Why Choose Bootlegger Bikes?


Passion for Cycling

We are cyclists at heart, and we understand the profound impact that the right set of wheels can have on your cycling experience. Our passion for cycling drives us to deliver handbuilt wheels that we are proud to ride ourselves.

Customer Satisfaction Guarantee

Your satisfaction is our priority. We stand behind the quality of our handbuilt wheels and offer a quality guarantee. If you encounter any problems with your wheels we’ll work with you to make it right.  

Join the Bootlegger Bikes Community

When you choose Bootlegger Bikes, you're not just buying wheels; you're becoming part of a community of like-minded cyclists who appreciate the artistry and performance of handbuilt wheels. Share your experiences, connect with fellow riders, and embark on your cycling journey with a community that understands and shares your passion.

Ready to transform your ride?  Let Bootlegger Bikes help you get there.

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Custom Wheel Deposit:

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Labor Discounts:

Wheel parts purchased from us.   $70/wheel
*We are confident in our work and stand behind it.  If you have an issue with a wheel that we built and it is related to workmanship we'll go out of our way to fix it.  If you hit a rock and broke a spoke, we'll fix it.  But you might need to bring us some beer:)