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Old 05-07-06, 06:19 PM   #1
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Will 9 speed cassettes fit on 8 speed freehubs?

The thread title pretty much says it all. I'm swapping my crank and shifters soon. So I'm wondering if an 9 speed cassette and chain would get me to a 9 speed drive train, or if the freehub will be a problem. It's a Shimano STX RC hub circa '97 if that makes a difference
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If I recall correctly, STX RC was 8 speed, so the 9 sp cassette should fit that hub.
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I meant to say 8 speed. * is a capitol 8. Thanks
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