Re: [CR]FW Spacers

Example: Framebuilders:Mario Confente
Date: Tue, 19 Aug 2003 23:13:59 -0700
From: "Chuck Schmidt" <>
Subject: Re: [CR]FW Spacers
References: <>

Stevan Thomas wrote:
> In a message dated 8/18/03 10:20:42 PM Pacific Daylight Time,
> 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