Re: [CR] Phil Wood (RIP) first hubs?

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Date: Sat, 17 Apr 2010 09:07:19 -0700
From: "Rich Pinder" <>
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Subject: Re: [CR] Phil Wood (RIP) first hubs?

Someone told me that the ones which came on my Windsor pro (which were spec'd by the original owner at the time he bought it) were his 'first generation'. These are the HIGH flange type. Someone also mentioned there may have been a LOW flange version back in the 70's as well (??)

Pics at: Resolution should be pretty good in that second one.

I recently rode this beauty a bit, and took it to the RoseBowl ride... great bike.

Rich Pinder Sherman Oaks, CA

pbbikes wrote:
> Hey everyone , welcome to the weekend. I'v ebeen searching around for some
> photos of the early or first hubs that Phil Wood together. I was talking
> with an old shopowner from Northern Ca this morning about his shop in the
> 70's in general and he pulled out a really odd looking set of phils that
> were pretty worked but the high flanges looked different. Almost like he
> put flanges on a bottom bracket. The hub barrell also looked fatter.
> Anyone have a picyture they can send me or a link.
> Ciao barry scott
> Mount shasta CA USA