Re: [CR]FW Spacers


Example: Framebuilders:Mario Confente
Date: Tue, 19 Aug 2003 23:13:59 -0700
From: "Chuck Schmidt" <chuckschmidt@earthlink.net>
To: classicrendezvous@bikelist.org
Subject: Re: [CR]FW Spacers
References: <25.3d20d956.2c745f57@aol.com>


Stevan Thomas wrote:
>
> In a message dated 8/18/03 10:20:42 PM Pacific Daylight Time, steve@sburl.com
> writes:
>
> > Those Regina cogs were not defective. It was the design that is to blame.
> > Those innermost threaded cogs sprang into a dish shape when they were
> > trounced on. It was especially noticeable in the larger sizes, but the fact
> > that you had the problem with a 21 just shows how strong a rider you were!
> >
>
> Not meaning to diminish how strong Chuck was in the least, I have seen brand
> new, unridden cogs that were dished.
> Stevan Thomas
> Alameda, CA

I also have NOS Regina Oro freewheels with the largest cog dished. Makes freewheel spacers between the hub and freewheel mandatory.

Chuck Schmidt South Pasadena, CA

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