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Old 05-24-18, 07:57 AM
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6 speed is certainly wider than 5 .. Frame has ro be spread wider to get a wheel with that now wider axle in..

Why not just get a nicer quality 5 speed freewheel .. Sun Race , IRD.. Shimano-Singapore..

I suspect the (unstated) bike selling price was low, allowed by a parts pick with cost as the most important criteria..

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