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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 04-25-07, 07:28 AM   #1
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New Build - Hub measurement question

Got my hands on a 70's (I think...from what I gather, it appears to be circa '72 or so) Panasonic frame - haven't built a fixed yet myself, so I'm venturing well into the unkown.

My first step is going to be a set of Deep Vs. Question: how do I measure the rear hub spacing on the frame? Inside to inside?

Will follow up with another question pertaining to the bottom bracket...but gotta take a pic of it first.
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