Old 09-12-09, 01:37 PM
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Originally Posted by alelog View Post
Thanks a lot for the input. Yes, I probably should have held out for non-disc but I'm happy enough with my choice. Actually, Harris was out of stock for 36h 3N72s but wiggle.co.uk had them for a good price with free shipping. However, after torturing my local guy with catalog searches, I wanted to get the hub through him.
I don't think you'll have any issue with the disc dynohub. Rear wheels survive a lot of abuse with a ton more dish. And who knows you might find yourself wanting to use the hub on a bike with disc brakes at some point.

I use a LED headlight and like it a lot. It's nice not to have to worry about bulbs burning out. I leave it on 24/7 as a daytime running light.
safe riding - Vik
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