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Old 11-23-09, 06:57 PM   #1
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alfine 8spd hub

I read this morning in a review of shimano's Alfine 8spd hub that riders are using them for mountain biking, does any one have any personal experience w/ this hub actually mountain biking with it. I am very interested in using it on my current single speed bike but am a little cautious about using a hub that was designed for more of a road / commuting application on my mountain bike.
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Old 11-24-09, 05:13 PM   #2
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I've been running one for two seasons, I love it. Works great esp if you're coming from a single speed perspective.
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