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 Post subject: axiom front hubs
PostPosted: Thu Mar 17, 2011 1:20 am 
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i have the chance to buy a wheel with this hub

http://www.pinkbike.com/buysell/689988/

but would need to convert it to 9mm qr
is it possible?
i have seen the adapters but didnt realise they werent universal?


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PostPosted: Thu Mar 17, 2011 4:01 pm 
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i have same hub on my giant. I was looking into the adapters myself before getting the boxxers, but snap didnt realise they werent uni. Nice smooth hub though


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PostPosted: Thu Mar 17, 2011 4:45 pm 
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i know there are hope ones
and nuke proof ones ( i guess thay make hubs now?/always have?)

i read they were wider then qr, 110 instead of 100? :? :?
not sure
would be ideal if i could though


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PostPosted: Thu Mar 17, 2011 6:49 pm 
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wud any mesurements off mine help?


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Axiom is Norco's Taiwanese "house brand" label. They spec it on all their low to midrange bikes. We lovingly refer to it as fromage around these parts. The question is, would you spend $+shipping then do an axle swap on an Exage hub, because that's about the equivalent.


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dd yes please 8) could help


and fmj, that hub/ad is just for reference :wink:
didnt want to link the actual one in case someone jumps on it :(


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what measurements you want


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width
and any others you would deem necessary?


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NP will bob in garage later


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PostPosted: Thu Mar 17, 2011 8:24 pm 
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thanks 8)


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