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BOB Nutz for a solid nutted 9mm axle from Sturmey Archer

I'm looking for BOB Nutz that will fit this 9mm Sturmey Archer axle. Any help would be greatly appreciated. Thanks!
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Sturmey-Archer drum brake making a noise

I bought a Pashley bike over 20 years ago, very good bike, built like a steam locomotive. However, recently, it has developed a noise that I think is from the front brake: a Sturmey-Archer drum brake. ...
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Minor service on 2006 Sturmey Archer 3 speed, lubrication?

I have recently bought a 2006 Brompton with 3 speed Sturmey Archer hub. I am in the midst of a full service (it had seen plenty mileage and not a lot of care), and will include servicing of the front ...
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Why is my Sturmey-Archer 5-speed hub sticking between 1st and 2nd gear?

I've been trying to set up a Sturmey-Archer X-RD5 (W) hub to no avail. I can get it moving between 2nd and 5th gears just fine, but as soon as I pull it into 1st the indicator rod (and I assume ...
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Sturmey Archer 3-speed hub adjustment

I am going crazy here. I have a SA SRF3 mounted on a 16 inch wheel Dahon bike I bought second hand. The bike needed some love and I managed to put it to my liking. Unfortunately I reached a dead end ...
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would a sturmey archer trigger shifter work on an shimano 333 3 speed hub?

Hi everyone i have an NOS shimano 333 3 speed hub set which was given down to me by my friend,all seems to be intact but the only thing missing is the shifter,but i do happen to have a few SA trigger ...
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Is it common to combine internal gear hubs and derailleurs?

This is a pic of my 1952 hub dated Raliegh with a sturmy archer coupled with a 3 gear derailleur. Was this a common thing to do? This works flawlessly and I like the vintage Frankenstein parts. I got ...
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Replacing a "simple" hub with a dynamo hub

I asked a question recently about replacing a cracked front hub on a vintage steel wheel (How to replace a broken front hub on a vintage steel wheel from a vintage steel bike?) Thanks for all the ...
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How to replace a broken front hub on a vintage steel wheel from a vintage steel bike?

My mother's old bike is being used as a 'spare bike' for various of the kids. It's from the '70s, a steel framed, steel wheeled, dynamo lit, sit up and beg granny bike with a sturmey archer three ...
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Dropouts too short for internally geared hub

I am trying to change from a derailleur system to an internally geared hub (Sturmey Archer S-RF3 3). However, it turns out that the dropouts of my frame are too short for the anti-rotation washers ...
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Could you please help me identify my father's bike?

My father left me his old bicycle and I would like to restore it. The unique thing I know is that it comes from Switzerland and that maybe it should include a license plate. Unfortunately I haven't ...
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