i want instant engagement, what are the best single speed hubs to get for this? it seems chris king and industry nine are the way to go. anyone fond of something else? if so what are they.
That's how they sell 'em, but you can mount other sized WI cogs (17-22) to the trials body/driver and rock 72 points of engagement.jh4rt said:White Industries Trials Freewheel (only available in 18t).
Where does one find the information on how to do this?Loudpawlz said:The WI freewheel option opens up your choice of hubs.
That's how they sell 'em, but you can mount other sized WI cogs (17-22) to the trials body/driver and rock 72 points of engagement.
I had been using WI freewheels for years before I got the itch to try this.jh4rt said:Where does one find the information on how to do this?
SSSasky said:The True Precision hubs are probably the most true 'instant engagement' hubs on the market right now, and the coasting mechanism is totally silent, which is bizarre. Pricey, but super well made. My shop has one that I fondle a lot, and wish I could afford...
He was at the Toronto Bike Show a few weeks ago. Had a set of very nice looking/feeling hubs - caught my eye since I had not heard anything from them in a long time. He said they had some early issues, but stands behind their warranty - you should drop them a line. I'd like to know, since I've been tempted to pick one up...red-haze.com said:... I took the second one apart after no one responded at True Precision...