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by NickF
22 Oct 2020, 10:45am
Forum: Bikes & Bits – Technical section
Topic: Hub gear identification
Replies: 11
Views: 515

Re: Hub gear identification

Hi, The cable is new. It has been replaced a couple of times since I have owned it. I certainly concur with the comments about the tricky set up, which is why I am grateful for the forum. When it was last serviced - very recently - I was told they thought the Torpedo shifter is worn internally, but ...
by NickF
19 Oct 2020, 3:24pm
Forum: Bikes & Bits – Technical section
Topic: Hub gear identification
Replies: 11
Views: 515

Re: Hub gear identification

Thanks for the answers and the photo which seem to confirm I have a steel Brompton SRAM Hub. It will be a help to know with certainty what I have when reading around about the Brompton. Photo of my hub attached. I came to my question because I have a Torpedo shifter, but have never found it very goo...
by NickF
16 Oct 2020, 10:06am
Forum: Bikes & Bits – Technical section
Topic: Hub gear identification
Replies: 11
Views: 515

Hub gear identification

I have a 6 speed Brompton folding bike manufactured in 2004 and I would like to identify the specific Hub gear I have on the bike. Reading around there seem to be all kinds of Hub gears and I read that Brompton themselves changed from Sturmey Archer to something called SRAM around the time my bike w...