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    Source for QR rear axle - 135

    I picked up a nice old school Schwinn and swapped out it's nice QR alloy wheels for some bolt on ones. The QR wheelset are destined for a project (new muscle bike / stingray build)
    I found the deal on the Schwinn, however, had some hidden issues. The hollow axle was bent. Would someone point me to a good source for a replacement axle?

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    Right here. If the hub is 135 mm OLD, you need a 146 mm hollow axle.

    http://www.biketoolsetc.com/index.cg...c=Hollow-Axles

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    Quote Originally Posted by HillRider View Post
    Right here. If the hub is 135 mm OLD, you need a 146 mm hollow axle.

    http://www.biketoolsetc.com/index.cg...c=Hollow-Axles
    Thank you. I wasn't sure what size to order or a good vendor to use. The Google search brought up mostly full hubs.
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