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Old 05-26-14, 03:53 PM
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Rear Wheel Conversion


I have a Velocity rear wheel with a single speed/fixed flip-flop hub sitting around and no need for it. How difficult would it be to convert to a front wheel so I can get some more use out of it?

I would sell it and buy a new front but this particular rear wheel has sentimental value to me.

Thanks for the insight.
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Probably impossible. Rear hub bodies are usually too wide to be set up front use, even if you change the axle.
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Re-lace the wheel with a 100mm front hub.
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