Cycling and bicycle discussion forums. 
   Click here to join our community Log in to access your Control Panel  

Go Back   > >

Classic & Vintage This forum is to discuss the many aspects of classic and vintage bicycles, including musclebikes, lightweights, middleweights, hi-wheelers, bone-shakers, safety bikes and much more.

User Tag List

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old 11-19-10, 04:49 PM   #1
Senior Member
Thread Starter
beckman's Avatar
Join Date: Apr 2006
Location: TLV
Bikes: colnago super,colnago mexico,Cinelli, gazelle, quattro assi, Bottecchia, simoncini
Posts: 71
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
campy hub conversion

Is it possible to convert an early 90 campy hub8 speed to a 10 speed?
I was trying to replace the sprockets but the 10 speed sprockets have smaller hole ten the 8 speed / the olde hub is bigger then the new one

can i replace the mechanism, will a new one will fit into the old hub?
beckman is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-19-10, 05:08 PM   #2
Old Fat Guy
Join Date: Jan 2007
Posts: 5,280
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
The answer is 'probably'.

What model hub are you trying to upgrade, and what axle does it have?

I have done Chorus hubs by putting ab inexpensive Mirage 9 speed freehubs on them. You will need some mechanical skill, but it's not all that difficult.
Old Fat Guy is offline   Reply With Quote

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

All times are GMT -6. The time now is 06:31 PM.

We are a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for us to earn fees by linking to and affiliated sites.
  • Ask a Question
    get answers from real people!
Click to start entering your question.