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 Post subject: Re: Help Choosing Hubs!
PostPosted: Wed Mar 05, 2014 12:51 am 
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With the Circus Monkey, just make sure you can buy a replacement freehub if it goes tits up down the line. Not that it will happen, but I suspect that it will be easier to source a replacement Novatec freehub.


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PostPosted: Wed Mar 05, 2014 1:30 am 
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I'm shure I saw this somewhere in here, but can't find it... :oops:

Can I use standard 2 mm gauge straight spokes to build a wheelset with Shimano 6700 hubs (16h-20h) ?

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 Post subject: Re: Help Choosing Hubs!
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sanrensho wrote:
With the Circus Monkey, just make sure you can buy a replacement freehub if it goes tits up down the line. Not that it will happen, but I suspect that it will be easier to source a replacement Novatec freehub.


Is this a known issue with the Circus Monkey hubs?


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PostPosted: Wed Mar 05, 2014 2:33 am 
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http://www.bikehubstore.com offer a few wide hubs


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 Post subject: Re: Help Choosing Hubs!
PostPosted: Wed Mar 05, 2014 3:42 am 
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that's an issue for all alu freehub body

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 Post subject: Re: Help Choosing Hubs!
PostPosted: Wed Mar 05, 2014 7:19 pm 
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reeper250 wrote:
sanrensho wrote:
With the Circus Monkey, just make sure you can buy a replacement freehub if it goes tits up down the line. Not that it will happen, but I suspect that it will be easier to source a replacement Novatec freehub.


Is this a known issue with the Circus Monkey hubs?


Not to my knowledge (there was one blogger I recall who reported problems). Just saying that the last thing you want to happen is have the freehub die and no source for a replacement.

The BHS hub is also a fine choice. I would definitely trust Brandon to supply freehubs for the rear hubs he carries.


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