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10/13/2009 2:19 PM
Edited Date/Time: 10/13/2009 2:56 PM

Is it possible to strip a cassette hub of all its internals and bearings and shit and put freecoaster internals in it instead? gotta know. really wanna try freecoaster, w/o taking off my chan.

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10/13/2009 2:35 PM
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it's impossible.
Unless your my friend who made all his own parts and used a rant hub to make a FC
it was legit

Sigs are for Pigs

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10/13/2009 2:54 PM

how did he do it with a rant hub. i got last years macneil hub.

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10/13/2009 3:13 PM

You can't without a CNC.

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10/13/2009 3:53 PM

piggy7 wrote:

it's impossible.
Unless your my friend who made all his own parts and used a rant hub to make a FC
it was legit

pics or it didnt happen


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10/13/2009 3:56 PM

piggy7 wrote:

it's impossible.
Unless your my friend who made all his own parts and used a rant hub to make a FC
it was legit

alexnjbmx wrote:

pics or it didnt happen

this

funtington wrote :Have a really fat friend who rides them and they are totally solid.
Then again he sucks at riding, then again he is fat as fuck.
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10/13/2009 3:57 PM

piggy7 wrote:

it's impossible.
Unless your my friend who made all his own parts and used a rant hub to make a FC
it was legit

alexnjbmx wrote:

pics or it didnt happen

ride a fit wrote:

this

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10/13/2009 3:57 PM

and its impossible..... a cassette is a cassette and a free coaster is a free coaster

funtington wrote :Have a really fat friend who rides them and they are totally solid.
Then again he sucks at riding, then again he is fat as fuck.
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10/13/2009 4:11 PM

If you're gonna strip your cassette, just take off your chain and sprocket and save some weight. Boom, instant freecoasting.

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10/13/2009 4:48 PM

piggy7 wrote:

it's impossible.
Unless your my friend who made all his own parts and used a rant hub to make a FC
it was legit

alexnjbmx wrote:

pics or it didnt happen

I'd say Video or it didnt happen. Anyone can bullshit pics with an old junker hub.

I am sick and tired of the "cliques" that this sport has recently developed. We should embrace the fact that we all ride a little kids bike, and not worry about the small details. When you take riding in its most basic form, we are all the same.

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10/15/2009 5:58 AM

imchrisperez wrote:

If you're gonna strip your cassette, just take off your chain and sprocket and save some weight. Boom, instant freecoasting.

no cus u can pedal all u want doing that and there is no engagement on the wheele. i would like to still be able to pedal

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10/15/2009 6:19 AM

If you do it, you should just quit and never touch a bike again.

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10/15/2009 8:17 AM

imchrisperez wrote:

If you're gonna strip your cassette, just take off your chain and sprocket and save some weight. Boom, instant freecoasting.

bravoboy090 wrote:

no cus u can pedal all u want doing that and there is no engagement on the wheele. i would like to still be able to pedal

The internals to a freecoaster would cost almost as much as one. i suggest just saving your money, and buying a second wheel, that way you can switch it out as needed.

I am sick and tired of the "cliques" that this sport has recently developed. We should embrace the fact that we all ride a little kids bike, and not worry about the small details. When you take riding in its most basic form, we are all the same.

bravoboy090

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10/16/2009 4:36 PM

imchrisperez wrote:

If you're gonna strip your cassette, just take off your chain and sprocket and save some weight. Boom, instant freecoasting.

bravoboy090 wrote:

no cus u can pedal all u want doing that and there is no engagement on the wheele. i would like to still be able to pedal

dave lawrence wrote:

The internals to a freecoaster would cost almost as much as one. i suggest just saving your money, and buying a second wheel, that way you can switch it out as needed.

yah. i agree. that is probably what i am gonna do