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Old 05-24-19, 03:15 PM
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Campagnolo freehub on shimano hub?

OK. So this question may be impossible or impractical, but in short it's this: Is there a way to get a freehub compatible with an 11sp campagnolo casette onto a shimano freehub?

The addendum to that question is, is it worth it? I'm building up a USPS 5900 and I want to put potenza on it mostly because silver is shiny and I think that will look cool on this bike. I understand that modern 11sp campy and shimano drivetrains are more or less compatible at the cassette, but there's the perfectionist part of me that wonders if more or less is good enough. I've already got a set of wheels built up on 105 hubs and while I see lots of campy freehubs for different things, and lots of shimano freehubs for campy wheels, there doesn't seem to be anything that goes the other direction.

So yeah, any bright ideas are appreciated and any critique of my boneheaded plans are welcome.
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Old 05-24-19, 03:50 PM
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Why? a tooth # is a tooth # .. Doesn't Miche. IRD make cassettes for both

the drivers are different, but <C> did make a driver with shimano splines ,
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Old 05-25-19, 10:38 PM
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Shimano hubs have never featured Campagnolo freehub compatibility. I have taken apart almost every Shimano hub made, and I cannot conceive how this would be possible. The hubs are fundamentally different designs.
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Old 05-26-19, 07:07 AM
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Some non Shimano brands like Mavic and Stans have a cassette body for either.

If if its more or less compatible, Id do nothing. You can have the good looks and more ergonomic shifters AND cheaper cassettes with more range options.
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So.. naive question.. what would be the downside to Campy, if Campy sold shimano-compatible cassettes? They already have the fulcum line of wheels, and I think you can get even the Campy brand wheels with Shimano freehubs.
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