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  • Who are we?

    A bit about us

    Welcome to our new website. We've spent a lot of time re-designing the site, listening to what you want and making the whole experience better. 

    You will notice that we use actual stock levels so you know when it's in stock and when it isn't. We have a fully integrated live stock system that handles stock from in store and online from one central database - plus we have live stock information from our key suppliers that allows you to see beyond what we have here within these four walls. This all helps to reduce the times you have to get an email to say what you ordered isn't available. 

    We know you're always looking for the latest stuff, so we work hard on bringing you hottest new stuff first. Available to order now with availability dates so you can place a Pre Order and get it before anyone else. 

    Our new Checkout process allows you to check out by creating an account, signing in to an existing account (your account from our previous site will still work), a "Guest" checkout so you don't need to create an account, lastly you can just Express Checkout with Paypal. 

    Finally our new shipping options allow you greater control on how your order is delivered with realistic delivery times - so you'll know when you'll get it. You get despatch and tracking information (when available) with all orders.

    Last of all if you have any questions, email sales@alansbmx.com or just call us on 01942 826598.

    If you have time please do some Reviews of the products you have used on here. 

    Thanks again for checking us out. 

    Alan Woods. 

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  • Wheel Buliding

    We are now offering our popular wheelbuilding service via the website.

    • Wheelbuilding, when you buy all the parts from us at the same time, is free.
    • If you wish to supply your own parts, or just have a new hub or rim fitted we can build this for you to the highest standard.
    • Due to the problems faced truing a used rim, we normally ask we build a NEW rim, although we will accept rims in "as new" condition.
    • We cannot reuse used spokes. Do not worry about the spoke length we will select the correct one for hub/rim combo.
    • IMPORTANT if you are stripping your own wheel YOU MUST REMOVE THE FREEWHEEL (if freewheel type) FIRST! If you do not do this we cannot get the freewheel off and we are all stuffed.
    • Before sending your parts you must email or call 01942 826598 to obtain a Returns Number so we know what parts are coming in. Likewise, contact us first if you have any questions.

    Over the past few years we have built up a reputation for our quality wheelbuilding. In fact I feel we can stick our neck out and say we build the best custom wheels in the country. We are fortunate enough to have a master wheelbuilder who does all our wheels and has many years of experience. In our experience he is infallible, he has NEVER built a wheel wrong for us. You can be sure that every custom wheel we supply has the correct length spokes (no popped innertubes), is super-true and has lots of spoke tension - it will also be supplied with free high quality rim tape, inner tube.

    We quote 7 days for custom wheels providing all parts are available, to cover us during busy periods, but this is usually less. Numerous Pros have used our wheels over the years. If there is a rim or hub we do not list do not hesitate to contact us. You can order these via telephone, in our new shop or online at www.alansbmx.com.

    Wheels are one of the most important parts of your bike and one of the first riders try to upgrade - new wheels can add strength, save weight, improve performance (roll faster) and reduce maintenance (sealed bearings). We offer a wide range of ready built wheels off the shelf ready to ship same-day but we also offer a custom wheelbuilding service so you can select the perfect wheels for your budget and type of riding. * Wheelbuilding is free when you buy the hub, rim and spokes at the same time.

    We have also started to put examples of the custom build wheels that we have made for customers up on the site, to give you an idea of what the wheel looks like with that particular rim and hub combo, but you can order these as well.

    Spokes

    If you just want to order spokes on their own for you existing wheel and do not know the length, just select ANY LENGTH - then at checkout tell us:

    1. Make and model of rim you have.
    2. Whether it is 36 or 48 hole.
    3. The make and model of the hub you have.
    4. Front or Rear.

    All our spoke lengths are for 3 cross 36H and 4 cross 48H. With this information we will send you the right length. Due to the work involved calculating spoke length we can only provide spoke length when you are actually ordering them.