Weight Weenies
* FAQ    * Search    * Trending Topics
* Login   * Register
HOME Listings Blog NEW Galleries NEW FAQ Contact About Impressum
It is currently Fri Jan 20, 2017 1:45 pm

All times are UTC+01:00





Post new topic  Reply to topic  [ 2 posts ] 
Author Message
 Post subject: Tune mig 70 front hub
PostPosted: Tue Aug 20, 2013 8:53 am 
Offline

Joined: Tue Aug 07, 2012 6:35 am
Posts: 303
Location: Parakai, New Zealand
Tune mig 70 front hub - I confess I'm a total newbie in regards to all things tune - so my question is whats the difference between the old version with a 15mm axle (silver end caps) vs. the current with a 17mm (black end caps)?

Were the 15mm good, bad, noisy, unreliable, ugly and/or otherwise trouble-free?

Importantly are the 15mm versions still worth picking up at (10-15% off) near full retail? :noidea:

Thanks


Top
   
PostPosted: Tue Aug 20, 2013 7:03 pm 
Offline
Shop Owner
User avatar

Joined: Sun Feb 06, 2005 4:22 pm
Posts: 3693
Location: Tucson, Az.
The differences are pretty minimal. Axle size increased, bearing size changed and it went from a threaded end cap to a press fit. The old version was just as good and I don't think they changed the front for any performance related issues. I think it was done because the rear was going to 17mm so by changing the front they are able to keep more consistency with the bearings used in the front and rear.

_________________
Fair Wheel Bikes

Fair Wheel Blog

Instagram


Top
   
Posted: Tue Aug 20, 2013 7:03 pm 


Top
   
 
Display posts from previous:  Sort by  
Post new topic  Reply to topic  [ 2 posts ] 

   Similar Topics   Author   Replies   Views   Last post 
There are no new unread posts for this topic. Tune Mag conversion 10 to 11s advice

in Road

1415chris

7

349

Mon Mar 14, 2016 7:20 pm

madcow View the latest post

There are no new unread posts for this topic. Tune stem, why spacer on top?

in Road

Canofale

10

839

Sat Apr 30, 2016 4:58 am

Canofale View the latest post

There are no new unread posts for this topic. Attachment(s) TUNE AC 16+17 MTB Quick Release Set

in Road

addictR1

13

937

Fri Nov 11, 2016 3:32 am

TarugoKing View the latest post

There are no new unread posts for this topic. Tune AC14 vs Enve Ti QR skewer

[ Go to page: 1 2 ]

in Road

nemeseri

16

1592

Sun Mar 06, 2016 12:54 am

userfriendly View the latest post

There are no new unread posts for this topic. Tune MAG 160 - bearing play adjustment

in Road

extralite

2

414

Fri Jun 03, 2016 9:38 pm

extralite View the latest post


All times are UTC+01:00


Who is online

Users browsing this forum: Bing [Bot], cwdzoot, Lightweenie, MSNbot Media, nonamed, Tomdaws and 24 guests


You cannot post new topics in this forum
You cannot reply to topics in this forum
You cannot edit your posts in this forum
You cannot delete your posts in this forum
You cannot post attachments in this forum

Search for:
Jump to:  
Powered by phpBB® Forum Software © phpBB Limited