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Originally Posted by dabac View Post
Wheels taco b/c they have two balanced states. Either flat or taco. A strong sideways nudge can flip them from one to the other.
Don't worry about the bike needing 7-speed.
A 4.5 mm spacer (and sometimes a 1 mm too) is all it takes to fit a 7-speed cassette on a 8/9/10-speed hub.
OK. It is a cassette, not a freewheel, so I have the cassette. Looks like the cheapest thing is to buy a whole wheel! Then I don't even have to build anything.
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