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Old 07-30-11, 08:25 AM   #1
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i want to buy this rear wheel but does this make sense?

here is the wheel in question,

Dimension Rear Wheels
Wheels built with DT Swiss stainless steel spokes and brass nipples
Machine-built and trued
Quick-release skewers included
Includes: Shimano CB-E110 coaster brake small parts kit (HU7822)
? Includes HU7822- Shimano CB-E110 coaster brake small parts kit
9.5mm x 24tpi rear axle
Item Specifications
Color Silver
Weight 1180g
Hub Drilling 36spokes
Rear Axle Type 3/8" bolt on
Cassette Body Type Single Cog Driver
Hub/Brake Compatibility Coaster
Valve Presta
ISO Diameter 622 / road / 29"
Valve Length Short 32-40mm
Wheel Size 700c
Tire Type Clincher
Rear Wheel Type Single-Speed
Rear Hub Spacing 124mm
Spoke Info DT Swiss Industry
Rim Alex DC19
Skewer Included NA, Bolt-On
Rim Material Alloy
Defined Color Black

the item description says it comes with quick release and then it also says it is bolt on, so what is it? does it really make sense to have quick release on a coaster brake hub since the brake arm must be bolted down anyways. and i would really prefer a non QR wheel. and if by chance it does come with QR wheel would it be difficult to make it non QR? any links to ebay parts i can buy?
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Old 07-30-11, 08:44 AM   #2
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email or call and triple check but the pic looks like a nutted wheel to me

I don't think I ever heard of QR coaster brake hub.
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No mystery about it people. I constantly "use the copy-to" function in my retail store front to save time adding new items. Sometimes you forget to remove the obvious from the master-item description use for the new and different item.

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An obvious mistake as noted about the QR feature and skewer. The picture shows an obvious solid axle to be used with axle nuts.
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