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    i want to buy this rear wheel but does this make sense?

    here is the wheel in question,

    Dimension Rear Wheels
    Wheels built with DT Swiss stainless steel spokes and brass nipples
    Machine-built and trued
    Quick-release skewers included
    Includes: Shimano CB-E110 coaster brake small parts kit (HU7822)
    ? Includes HU7822- Shimano CB-E110 coaster brake small parts kit
    9.5mm x 24tpi rear axle
    Item Specifications
    Color Silver
    Weight 1180g
    Hub Drilling 36spokes
    Rear Axle Type 3/8" bolt on
    Cassette Body Type Single Cog Driver
    Hub/Brake Compatibility Coaster
    Valve Presta
    ISO Diameter 622 / road / 29"
    Valve Length Short 32-40mm
    Wheel Size 700c
    Tire Type Clincher
    Rear Wheel Type Single-Speed
    Rear Hub Spacing 124mm
    Spoke Info DT Swiss Industry
    Rim Alex DC19
    Skewer Included NA, Bolt-On
    Rim Material Alloy
    Defined Color Black

    the item description says it comes with quick release and then it also says it is bolt on, so what is it? does it really make sense to have quick release on a coaster brake hub since the brake arm must be bolted down anyways. and i would really prefer a non QR wheel. and if by chance it does come with QR wheel would it be difficult to make it non QR? any links to ebay parts i can buy?

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    email or call and triple check but the pic looks like a nutted wheel to me

    I don't think I ever heard of QR coaster brake hub.
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    No mystery about it people. I constantly "use the copy-to" function in my retail store front to save time adding new items. Sometimes you forget to remove the obvious from the master-item description use for the new and different item.

    ...nothing to see here...move along.

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    An obvious mistake as noted about the QR feature and skewer. The picture shows an obvious solid axle to be used with axle nuts.
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