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Re: IRo Phoenix 3 speed

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  • pdxrandonneur
    ... According to an email from IRO it is a sturmey, although they didn t say which model. I agree the price is high, but the comparable swobo novak is $100
    Message 1 of 4 , Sep 2, 2009
      --- In Geared_hub_bikes@yahoogroups.com, "astronut1001" <astronut1001@...> wrote:
      >
      > Looks interesting. Per the frame geometry info it looks to be a pretty relaxed frame geometry and long wheelbase by current standards though not nearly as relaxed as an old Raleigh 3 speed roadster. Should weigh a lot less though.
      >
      > I agree that from the picture it is using an SA hub. I find it interesting that hub make and model is not specified that I could find. Also the price seems just a bit high for a bike shipped w/o tires and tubes.
      >

      According to an email from IRO it is a sturmey, although they didn't say which model. I agree the price is high, but the comparable swobo novak is $100 more.

      -Rando
    • astronut1001
      ... I might be interested if they do a version with the S3X hub for not too much more. Rich Wood
      Message 2 of 4 , Sep 2, 2009
        --- In Geared_hub_bikes@yahoogroups.com, "pdxrandonneur" <pdxrandonneur@...> wrote:
        >
        > --- In Geared_hub_bikes@yahoogroups.com, "astronut1001" <astronut1001@> wrote:
        > >
        > > Looks interesting. Per the frame geometry info it looks to be a pretty relaxed frame geometry and long wheelbase by current standards though not nearly as relaxed as an old Raleigh 3 speed roadster. Should weigh a lot less though.
        > >
        > > I agree that from the picture it is using an SA hub. I find it interesting that hub make and model is not specified that I could find. Also the price seems just a bit high for a bike shipped w/o tires and tubes.
        > >
        >
        > According to an email from IRO it is a sturmey, although they didn't say which model. I agree the price is high, but the comparable swobo novak is $100 more.
        >
        > -Rando
        >
        I might be interested if they do a version with the S3X hub for not too much more.

        Rich Wood
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