Sprockets anyone use a clamshell hub sprocket adaptor

Discussion in 'Transmission / Drivetrain' started by bryan clark, Apr 2, 2008.

  1. bryan clark

    bryan clark New Member

    My spokes keep bending throwing my wheel out of whack:confused:
     

  2. Hollywood

    Hollywood Guest

    The clamshell hub works great,but you have to use there sprocket with because of the hole pattern.Takes the pull off the spokes.
     
  3. graucho

    graucho Active Member

  4. hellbilly

    hellbilly Guest

    Got mine from Livefastmotors. Hollywood is correct, use their sprocket or the holes won't line up. They are a bit pricey, but very well made, so worth it. It takes alot of the torque away from the spokes. Good luck!!
     
  5. VincenT

    VincenT New Member

    I also am using the Livefast Clamshell Hub, I'm using a stock 44t sprocket for a schwinn skyliner and a 33t sprocket from spookytooth...drilled both without any issue. I just used a drillpress at a speed of 400rpm and lots of cutting oil... no issues and actually looks pretty neat. Thinking about making more speed holes. I have a couple of picture in graucho's link.
     
    Last edited: Apr 2, 2008
  6. Skyliner70cc

    Skyliner70cc Active Member

    Vincent,
    thanks, for the info. I'll buy the clamshell but drill the sprockets i own instead of buying new ones.
     
  7. bryan clark

    bryan clark New Member

    thanks called livefastmotors sold out of coaster brake clamshell

    Ill keep searching
     
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