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Singlespeed & Fixed Gear "I still feel that variable gears are only for people over forty-five. Isn't it better to triumph by the strength of your muscles than by the artifice of a derailer? We are getting soft...As for me, give me a fixed gear!"-- Henri Desgrange (31 January 1865 - 16 August 1940)

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Old 01-22-07, 06:00 PM   #1
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ss disc hub for 130mm spacing?

This is a double post from the mechanics' forum but I thought you guys might have some insights.

I already e-mailed White Industries and while they can space a ss ENO disc hub to 130, they don't think it will work due to problems getting the calliper and rotor lined up.

It's an aluminum frame so I'm worried about spreading it. I wouldn't mind running a road disc hub with a singlespeed kit and tensioner, but road disc hubs are hard to come by as it turns out.

I could definitely live with running fixed using an ENO in back with a disc up front, but I'd prefer singlespeed with discs front and back.
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Old 01-23-07, 07:44 AM   #2
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What kind of frame is it that is 130mm and has disc mounts? All the disc-mountable CX frames I've heard of are 135mm.
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