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PostPosted: Fri May 13, 2011 4:27 pm 
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chris86 wrote:
its a maillard cassette aswell,


that's a freewheel. Isn't that the same key as regina's?


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PostPosted: Fri May 13, 2011 4:31 pm 
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where would i be able to buy a tool from ?
or how would i go about getting it to bits with chain whips? hold the top cogs and undo the smallest?


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PostPosted: Fri May 13, 2011 4:58 pm 
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http://www.amazon.com/Var-Maillard-Big- ... B004ETIHNK


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Thats not such a good price. I mite just look for a different wheel. Would the hub i have be able to run a fixed sprocket?


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chris86 wrote:
Would the hub i have be able to run a fixed sprocket?


No!

Not without some customization with a torch!


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how do you mean?


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PostPosted: Fri May 13, 2011 7:19 pm 
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Removing that freewheel will reveal a freewheel thread but no lockring thread. You'll be able to thread a single speed freewheel though. Don't forget the brakes.


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Ah i get you, thanks for the help.ill post up some pictures of the bike when its done.


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PostPosted: Sat May 14, 2011 5:27 pm 
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:D I,m in the very same boat trying to locate the correct tool to remove mine. Yours is the very same freewheel as the one on my Carlton & the bike I,m restoring at the moment a Motobecane Mirage Any ideas who sells a tool apart from the guy on Amazon? :D


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I got one of those removers from someone on here hold on...


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