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PostPosted: Mon Oct 17, 2011 8:27 pm 
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Hi
What are the options for a pair of disc compatible hubs ?
I could use an MTB front and then would need a suitable rear, any suggestions ?

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PostPosted: Mon Oct 17, 2011 10:09 pm 
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I run normal MTB ubs in the rear...its only 5mm.


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PostPosted: Tue Oct 18, 2011 12:46 am 
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What frame are you using?


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PostPosted: Tue Oct 18, 2011 6:55 am 
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In the UK then there is Hope or Goldtec. Though you aren't likely to find anything under 28 hole.

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PostPosted: Tue Oct 18, 2011 8:15 am 
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you can pick up all the main disc hubs in the UK... (CK, DT, Tune, et al)

The real issue is whether you need 130mm OLN or can handle the 135 of the MTB hubs. You can always re-space/cone the Shimano ones.


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PostPosted: Wed Oct 19, 2011 2:07 pm 
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jooo wrote:
What frame are you using?


Running a Crux and a Planet X frame that is MTB spaced.

No issues on the CruX


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That was meant for the OP.

135mm is the way to go for sure. No point in manufacturers building 130mm frames when 135mm disc hubs already exist.


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