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Old 07-31-10, 08:07 PM   #1
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I need a new rear wheel

http://store.icyclesusa.com/wheel-re...-s-p38789.aspx

basically all I want is it to fit a 9 speed. Can this?
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Old 07-31-10, 08:57 PM   #2
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http://store.icyclesusa.com/wheel-re...-s-p38789.aspx

basically all I want is it to fit a 9 speed. Can this?
Yes. Do you see that that wheel is bolt-on, not quick-release?
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Fit onto what?

There are 3 dimensions to consider:
1. Rim diameter - obvious.
2. Over locknut dimension - has to match your bikes rear dropout spacing.
3. Rim width - if it varies much from what you had previously you may have to readjust your brakes.
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Old 08-01-10, 07:58 AM   #4
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I would not waste my money on a wheel that is bolt on. I would also want to know for sure that it had stainless spokes. I'd pass.
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