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Post by Diluted1 » Sat Feb 12, 2011 1:40 am

Anyone have a good source for star hub cork washers?

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Post by Cotten » Sat Feb 12, 2011 2:13 am


I prefer JAMES, which are available from most vendors.
They fit quite tightly, so you will want to pre-assemble without them to assure all clearances and endplay, and then use a simple screwpress to push the brake-side cork deep enough to re-install the retainer.

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Post by Moose » Sun Feb 13, 2011 11:24 am

another person I've done business with has all the starhub stuff" onclick=";return false;

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Post by Bigincher » Sun Feb 13, 2011 2:38 pm

Ditto on ITW. You'll notice he sells only James gaskets and corks. It's important to use a quality paper gasket for the 'star' cover, as well.
I will say, however, that I get the roller bearings from Chuck at Kick-Start; they are Torrington, and Chuck puts more of them in a bag for less money.

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