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03-05-13, 09:59 AM
Replies: 18
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Posted By wvginseng

The Bendix red band may get my vote for best...

The Bendix red band may get my vote for best overall coasterbrake. One experiment to make it easier to pedal though, I took the spring that goes around the two piece driver and spread it a little and...
03-05-13, 09:54 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,470
Posted By wvginseng

Actually I believe your stopping distance would...

Actually I believe your stopping distance would be shortened if you did not skid but come very close to a skid, just like a car. I took the hub apart and used very fine steel wool and cleaned off any...
03-03-13, 11:43 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,470
Posted By wvginseng

I do not want to skid but I want my brakes to...

I do not want to skid but I want my brakes to work good enough that I could skid If I want to. Because I ride so fast up to 26 mph on level I want good brakes. The first time I tried the bike out I...
03-02-13, 05:58 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,470
Posted By wvginseng

komet super coaster brake braking questions?

This is the first time I have used a komet super coaster brake, always used bendix in the past. The komet super works perfect except braking, it does not stop quickly and I can't get it to skid, no...
03-01-13, 04:32 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 10,779
Posted By wvginseng

I have read on the internet that velosteel...

I have read on the internet that velosteel coaster brake is one of the best new coaster brakes to buy.
03-01-13, 04:29 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 10,779
Posted By wvginseng

My questions, if anyone has done tests, is to...

My questions, if anyone has done tests, is to find the least resistant coasting coaster brake. was there any improvements to the Komet Super after 1959. Bendix went from 2 brake shoes to 4 brake...
03-01-13, 04:23 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 10,779
Posted By wvginseng

I took a shimano apart back in the early 90's and...

I took a shimano apart back in the early 90's and it had a spring and I never fooled with one again. I have a new Falcon coaster brake that I will never use and it has the spring just like shimano so...
03-01-13, 06:50 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 10,779
Posted By wvginseng

all the new coaster brakes are not very good...

all the new coaster brakes are not very good quality and the KT has that spring just like Shimano. I recommend Bendix for most people interested in coaster brakes as it is very easy to put together...
02-28-13, 02:19 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 10,779
Posted By wvginseng

what is the best coaster brake hubs opinions anyone?

I wonder if anyone has any experience or opinions about what is the best coaster brake hubs as far as quality, but also in least resistance{coast further**, easier to pedal, and braking? I have...
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02-28-13, 01:49 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 195
Posted By wvginseng

custom bicycles made in West Virginia

Hi I am from New Martinsville WV, I wanted to see if there was anybody on this forum that has interest in coaster brake bicycles, I make most all my bicycles into coaster brakes.
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