Singlespeed & Fixed Gear - Anyone know where I can buy a rear wheel ready to go that has a 3-5 speed internal?
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03-24-11, 05:34 PM
My son has a track bike he loves. We do light tours on it, but the 'no gear thing' is getting him down. Anyone know where I can buy a rear wheel laced with a SA or SRAM internal geared hub for the bike that is ready to go, as in put the tire on and mount it? We'd like a 3 or 5 speed. He does not run fixed, but rather single speed now. We'd have to buy online, live remotely.
03-24-11, 05:43 PM
03-24-11, 05:45 PM
sorry, 3 speed here
03-24-11, 06:22 PM
I heard if you dont like it, fixed... you can spin on a freewheel . Oooo...
There is also a kick-back 2 speed ( with or without coaster brake ) just another option for hills/touring...
03-24-11, 06:24 PM
Velo orange has pre-built 700c wheels with 3 speed sturmey archer hubs. They're spaced at 116mm. So you can use washers to get to 120mm rear track spacing.
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