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

Go Back   > >

Commuting Bicycle commuting is easier than you think, before you know it, you'll be hooked. Learn the tips, hints, equipment, safety requirements for safely riding your bike to work.

User Tag List

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old 02-06-06, 05:13 PM   #1
flux capacitor
Thread Starter
Orikal's Avatar
Join Date: May 2003
Location: Houston
Bikes: 2003 Bianchi Eros, 82 Univega (fixed), random year mtb frame for ss
Posts: 543
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
For those with the Nexus 8 speed.......

Where'd you purchase it? Online? LBS? Did you get a good deal?
Orikal is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-06-06, 06:44 PM   #2
Seņior Member
ItsJustMe's Avatar
Join Date: Sep 2005
Location: Michigan
Bikes: Windsor Fens, Giant Seek 0 (2014, Alfine 8 + discs)
Posts: 13,737
Mentioned: 10 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 420 Post(s)
Harris Cyclery has a deal going on right now; a rear wheel built around a Nexus 8 for about $260 or $270. Seems like a good deal, a built wheel for about what the parts would cost.
Even if you just want the hub, they're probably a good place to get it. For one thing they actually have experience with them, which you're unlikely to find in an LBS.

I was about to go that way when I realized that I have vertical dropouts. Time to go garage sale-ing in the spring I guess.
ItsJustMe 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 10:44 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.