Save your 15mm thru-axle wheels with Forkmods

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Forkmods can keep your 15mm thru-axle components relevant (Image credit: Forkmods)

Evolving axle standards can be maddening for riders who have a favourite set of wheels. 

Very few front hubs are easily adaptable to various thru-axle sizes and that means an expensive wheelset rebuild, or new fork purchase when the cycling industry introduces new standards. 

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Lance Branquinho is a Namibian born media professional, with 15-years of experience in technology and engineering journalism covering anything with wheels. Being from Namibia, he knows a good gravel road when he sees one, and he has raced some of Africa’s best-known mountain bike stage races, such as Wines2Wales and Berg&Bush.