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Re: Sturmey-Archer RSRF3 rotary gear select IGH

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  • Dan Burkhart
    I just checked UBS. They show them in stock, both with drum brake and without.
    Message 1 of 2 , Feb 11, 2011
      I just checked UBS. They show them in stock, both with drum brake and without.

      --- In Geared_hub_bikes@yahoogroups.com, "Tom" <prester_john_in_cathay@...> wrote:
      >
      > Hot on the heels of the new CSRF3 3-spd+8/9-spd cassette, SunRace Sturmey-Archer has just delivered the first aftermarket RSRF3 hubs to N.A.
      >
      > (BikeToolsEtc shows these in stock. No connection to this retailer other than occasional customer.)
      >
      > This is a high polish alloy shell hub with the traditional S-A ratios (0.75, 1.0, 1.33) but with a rotary gear selector in-board of the dropout instead of the classic indicator (pull chain) sticking out the side.
      >
      > 185mm axle length, 129mm OLD, 36 hole.
      >
      > The specs show a 3/8" axle diameter, rather than the usual S-A 13/64".
      >
      > I don't know if this hub has the same cable pull and can use the large variety of factory shifters for the AW/SRF3 family of hubs.
      >
      > This hub has been used by at least one OEM for the past year.
      >
      > Sturmey, like Stacy's mom, has got it going on.
      >
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