Sounds like you have already gotten away with it for a short time.nhodge said:i broke out a 2 spoke hole section on the brake side of a 20mm front hub. anybody w/ some real knowledge out there know if it's wise/unwise to ride it at all? i plan on keeping the bike on the ground. wheel is retrued & is holding true just cruising along, keeping a cool wind going. any of you guys actually done this& got away w/ riding it for a short time?