Heh everybody. first timer here. 1yr old Ibis silk sl, full 105, 2800 miles.
me: 200 lbs.
Velocity standard rear road hub. Need to swap out freehub due to the fact that the gears moved into the splines. First question: is this freehub likely a Shimano part or would this be a Shimano 'type'? p ... Read More »
Hi everyone, I have a pair of Circus Monkey Road hubs, which I have done only about 2000 km on. The bearings are knackered in both front and back. I have been trying to find replacement bearings, but no joy yet. Does anyone know exact size of bearings, bearings number or where I could possibly sourc ... Read More »
I am trying to locate a 120mm road hub, either high or low flange, 32 or 36 hole to use with Atom and Regina 5-speed freewheels. I used to cycle competitively with this bike in the 1970s and need to build a lightweight clincher wheel for training purposes.
Any suggestions as to where I can loc ... Read More »
I've just switched to a front disc setup on my Giant TXC, and am having an issue with the rotor rubbing when pushing sideways on the bars (climbing out of the saddle, etc.). Any hard efforts produce a tell-tale tinging sound.
Setup is as follows:
-Hayes rotor (near-new, straight)
-Shimano BR- ... Read More »
I have 240s front and rear road hubs. The, manual indicates to service the hubs yearly. However, depending on the rider, this could mean 1000 miles or 10000+ miles. Is there a rough mileage guide for servicing these hubs? Also, it does not appear that the front hub can be serviced other then replaci ... Read More »