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Old 09-16-05, 08:42 AM   #1
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Rear hub suggestions

I'm rolling on ~4yr old Shimano LX hubs. The freehub body is wobbling and the nut assembly is tight so I'm thinking the body is failing. Any ideas on what is a good hub? I race sport/expert categories in NORBA/Collegiate so I am looking for quality stuff and preferably sealed cartridge bearings. I know DT Swiss makes some groovy hubs and Chris King makes some chi-chi stuff, but I don't know much else. Any of you other racers wanna give me a little input on good hubs? I know I'm gonna be looking at a pretty price to get my wheel rebuilt but its worth it!
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Old 09-16-05, 10:29 AM   #2
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The Hope XC is an excellent and good priced hub.

http://www.hopetech.com/products/products_index.htm
http://www.mtbr.com/reviews/Hub/product_87884.shtml
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Old 09-16-05, 08:24 PM   #3
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how about a hadley rear hub, 108 engagement points as oposed to the 36 that you have now.
http://www.unrealcycles.com/item.php?view=136
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