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Old 10-02-07, 06:35 PM   #21
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Originally Posted by Sheldon Brown View Post
You don't say what sprocket ratio you were running, but given that you were on 20" wheels, I'm guessing that it was rather higher than would be used on a bike with full-sized wheels, so even though you appear to be a strong rider, you would actually be stressing it less than a rider with full-sized wheels (and appropriate sprocket sizes) would be doing.

That's SunRace, not SunTour. Totally different company. If you send 'em those pictures, I have no doubt they'll send you whatever parts you need or a new hub.

Sheldon "Epicyclic" Brown
Ah. I thought they were the same. I have written to Sunrace in Taiwan and sent them the photos as well, and referred to the exploded diagram in the manual to which part I need for a repair.

The sprocket ratio is 42x25. Tyres are 406x50.
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