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Old 06-07-11, 09:39 AM   #1
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degree measurements on hubs

So I was looking a the Phil Wood touring hubs, and I saw they all have a degree measurement associated with them. What does that mean? I can't seem to find an answer, so I'm guessing I'm using the wrong terminology.
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The little superscript "o" (degree) simbol is also used to indicate the number of spoke holes in a hub so a 32 "degree" hub would have 32 spoke holes and be laced to a rim requiring 32 spokes.
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+1, It's not degrees, (though it looks the same) it's a pictogram for "hole". Those of us who don't can't type superscript use a lower case h to mean the smae thing.
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Thanks.. that makes much more sense
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