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Shimano Saint FH-M800 Hub

4/5 (2 Reviews)
Weight : 600 grams MSRP : $196.99


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Product Description

  • 20mm front thru-axle
  • Solid 10mm steel thru-axle
  • Cup-and-cone bearings
  • Quick engage 3-pawl freehub body
  • Oversize Center Lock rotor-hub interface
  • Water resistant double-contact bearing seals
  • 32/36-hole drilling


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User Reviews

Overall Rating:4
Value Rating:5
Submitted by Joe DePalma a Weekend Warrior from Newark, DE

Date Reviewed: February 24, 2011

Strengths:    Rock solid user friendly design, no cheap plastic or nylon parts, holds up well on both rough streets and trails

Weaknesses:    Very loud when coasting - but who's listening? I don't sneak up on anyone, trust me.

Bottom Line:   
This hub is solid - I've put about 200 miles on it in the last 2 weeks and I haven't noticed anything wrong. The streets here in DE are rough, but this hub is so large and strong that I haven't noticed. It's loud, but no one cares how loud your bike is. I gave it 4 chilis overall because of the noise, but that's it.

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Duration Product Used:   Less than 1 month

Price Paid:    $30.00

Purchased At:   eBay

Similar Products Used:   Shimano Deore and Altus hubs both front and rear

Bike Setup:   Trek 3700 - nothing stock except frame

Overall Rating:4
Value Rating:5
Submitted by Marty Mcfly a Weekend Warrior from USA

Date Reviewed: December 4, 2010

Strengths:    This is a very strong hub. it has awesome engagement and it has a nice sound to it. Its is better than any of those deore hubs.

Weaknesses:    When i got it the bearings were pretty worn and pitted. Also on the end there is an end cap that has to be removed so you can service the inside of the hub. This can be a pain in to take off. It also has BALL bearings, not sealed cartridge bearings. Its not a standard 6 hole disc.

Bottom Line:   
If you can find a cheap one then its a really good deal. I modified mine to a cartridge bearings and it is even better than before.

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Duration Product Used:   1 Year

Price Paid:    $25.00

Purchased At:   Flea market

Bike Setup:   Black Market .357, marzocchi drop off 4, intense mk2, rhyno lite, etc...

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