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Old 08-15-2010, 09:25 PM
curtisfox curtisfox is offline
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Default Re: A new shift concept for the engineers....

Originally Posted by Goat Herder View Post
It is not that simple. A BMX free wheel could be seen like a nut. Nut can be flipped around. Of course that would also mean the said free wheel being ran on the left side would always unthread itself. A genuine left side free wheel has threads of a different nature to prevent this from happening.

They are two different animals and in no way interchangeable.

The term flip flop hub is funny too makes no sense. Go Ahead and flip flop the hub around and watch both free wheels come off, won't happen gonna be a free wheeling fool.

Here is another distraction......
I thought that Staton had the hub with left hand thread on the left so it would be the opeset? I will look again
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