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Old 06-28-07, 11:35 AM   #1
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Flip flop hubs?

What is a good hub to pick up for a flip flop setup? Ive not seen to many people that really have that setup but I don't think I'm quite ready for full on fixed gear yet. Anyways, what do you guys think? Thanks again!
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Old 06-28-07, 11:39 AM   #2
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IRO, Harris Cyclery, or Velocity




All formula.
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Old 06-28-07, 12:06 PM   #6
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Also, when you do order, pick up a couple extra locknuts so you'll have them on hand. You're bound to break one sooner or later....
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so..
how does a hub with a reputation for breaking locknuts get unanimously recommended ??

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Also, when you do order, pick up a couple extra locknuts so you'll have them on hand. You're bound to break one sooner or later....
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Old 06-28-07, 05:57 PM   #8
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a vote for velocity here. and lots of flip/flops out there, you mustn't be looking hard enough.

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its only a locknut... **** happens.
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loose ball formula, they roll super smooth.
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so..
how does a hub with a reputation for breaking locknuts get unanimously recommended ??
Oh, absolutely! I'm even thinking of getting another set of Formulas.
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rock on thanks guys.
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