Re: [CR]Maxi-car hubs at the Japanese auction

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To: (Classic Rendezvous)
Subject: Re: [CR]Maxi-car hubs at the Japanese auction
Date: Sun, 16 May 2004 14:55:58 +0000

Dennis asked:
> I believe that more than a few of you folks have a fondness for these, and
> some other people were wondering what they look like. Here is a unused pair
> that just came up for auction in Japan. Can someone please explain why the
> keyhole spoke slots on just the one side?

Only the freewheel side presents problems with spoke replacement on the road, so the keyhole slots are not needed on the non-drive side.

-- Steven Maasland Moorestown, NJ

> Photos at the bottom of the page:
> Dennis Young
> Hotaka, Japan