Campagnolo Veloce Rear Hub Hubs

3.6/5 (5 Reviews)
MSRP : $69.95

Product Description

  • O.L.D.: 130 mm
  • Holes: 32/36
  • 9 Speed Light Alloy Freewheel Body
  • Sealed Bearings
  • Polished

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    Reviews 1 - 5 (5 Reviews Total)

    User Reviews

    Overall Rating:4
    Value Rating:5
    Submitted by smokva a Recreational Rider

    Date Reviewed: June 17, 2009

    Strengths:    - durable
    - cheap

    Weaknesses:    - heavy
    - a little bit on the loud side (as every Campagnolo hub)

    Bottom Line:   
    Rear Veloce hub is one of the most durable components I had on my bikes ever. It refuses to break. Yes, it is heavy and loud but on the other hand it is cheap and maintenance free. Put it on and forget about it. Top pick for strong training wheel or wheel for winter rides. If you are not looking for cool looking or weight weenie part you can't go wrong with it. If you are get yourself a Record.

    Overall Rating:5
    Value Rating:5
    Submitted by marimba_artist a Road Racer

    Date Reviewed: April 6, 2007

    Strengths:    Smoothness of bearings, inexpensive

    Bottom Line:   
    This is a a review for the 2007 Centaur rear hub. This is a great hub, super smooth bearings, good seals, nice freehub ratchet sound, quick engagement, great polished finish, includes skewer.

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    Similar Products Used:   Lots of hubs from Shimano, Campag, Ritchey, Mavic, Rolf, you name it, I've ridden it.

    Overall Rating:3
    Value Rating:5
    Submitted by Al Dente a Recreational Rider

    Date Reviewed: June 4, 2003

    Strengths:    They are cheap and they work

    Weaknesses:    cheesy plastic bits on skewers, polish isn't up to usual Campy standards but hey would have to charge more if they were, very loud when freewheeling

    Bottom Line:   
    It is hard to go wrong with Campy these days. Everything seems to work great, even their low end stuff. When I went from 7 speed friction to 9 speed index shifting I purchased Veloce down tube shifters, rear derailleur, chain, and a $200 set of Veloce wheels that came with Mavic aero rims and a 13-26 cluster. It is amazing how much quality you can get in low end parts these days! The only annoying thing about these hubs are that they are very noisy when freewheeling. Of course all Campy hubs share this trait.

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    Favorite Ride:   Hotter 'n Hell Hundred

    Purchased At:   Ebay

    Similar Products Used:   Campy Record, Shimano Dura Ace, Shimano 600EX, Durham Bullseye, SunTour Cyclone, Specialized sealed bearing, Suzue, Normandy, etc.

    Bike Setup:   20 year old Cinelli with mix of vintage Campy Super Record and newer Veloce parts.

    Overall Rating:2
    Value Rating:4
    Submitted by Paul Abraham a Road Racer from Dunstable, Bedfordshire, UK

    Date Reviewed: June 19, 2001

    Strengths:    Cheap, Looks OK

    Weaknesses:    Noisy freewheel, Corrosion

    Bottom Line:   
    Although the hubs work adequately, the rear is really badly corroded, pieces are just flaking off it. It's on the bike which I ride to work on every day so it sees some pretty bad weather and salty roads in the winter. I think that I will have to replace it soon as there is not much left outside the spoke holes. I will probably go for Royce or Hope as these have a reputation for being bomb proof.

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    Favorite Ride:   Anywhere quiet in the coutryside

    Price Paid:    $50.00

    Purchased At:   Parker International

    Similar Products Used:   Campag Record, Athena

    Bike Setup:   George Longstaff made top measure frame with mixed Campag equipment (mostly athena)

    Overall Rating:4
    Value Rating:4
    Submitted by Jesse Smith a Road Racer from Tucson

    Date Reviewed: September 30, 2000

    Strengths:    Durability

    Weaknesses:    Weight

    Bottom Line:   
    After two years and 6-7K miles, I never had to touch it or grease it yet. I've changed cassettes once and there's no sign of notching on the freewheel. It's a bit noisier than the Record hub.
    It's mated to a Ambrosio rim. I got a set of Speeddream wheels for racing, so the Veloce set is now used for training.

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    Favorite Ride:   Mt. Lemmon

    Purchased At:   Full Cycle

    Similar Products Used:   Record rear.

    Bike Setup:   Veloce group, King headset, Icon stem, TTT bar, Reynolds fork, Easton seatpost

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