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Bikes: too many bikes from 1967 10s (5x2)Frejus to a Sumitomo Ti/Chorus aluminum 10s (10x2), plus one non-susp mtn bike I use as my commuter
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Some of the hubs of that era were freewheel, cassette, or a hybrid sort of setup, what was integrated, but without the classic freehub with a splined cassette. Those sprockets were removed by removing the right side cones, but in any case couldn't be changed to anything else.
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