While I was at Bike Friday we did just that with a Sachs front drum-brake hub. A real pain to lace but it'll work just fine on the road. The real problem is geting an indexer for the mill to get the spoke holes in the right place.
"Nobody can do everything, but if everybody did something everything would get done." Gil Scott-Heron
On Mon, 12 Mar 2001 Huemax@aol.com wrote:
> To all member,
> I just wondered, if I have a damaged front large flange, I could take it to a
> machine shop where a skilled lathe operator can cut down L/F to S/F??
> And then, if you do only one side. You might have a result like that???
> I do not see any REASON why such a front have can be that way to benefit
> anything???? (except a lot of fun to look at).
> Warmest Rgards to all,
> KEN TODA, warm and wet North Carolina