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  The freewheel is dead, long live the freewheel.

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Defiant Freewheels:
We have discovered many of you with older bikes not wanting to upgrade to cassettes, but are finding that a quality freewheel almost impossible to find. That's because all the big Asian manufacturers are only churning out freewheels for department store bikes. We made these purposely nice enough to put on a vintage Cinelli road bike, but affordable enough to use as a replacement on cheaper bikes with.
  • Index shifting waves and special teeth profiles
  • Nickel plated cogs
  • Heat-treated for durability
  • Polycarbonate glass fiber spacers
  • Double row precision bearings
  • Double pawl mechanism w/ 20 interface ratchets
  • Labyrinth seals
  • Available in 7, 6, and 5 speeds
  • Stack height: 5-spd: 29.2mm, 6-spd: 31.5mm, 7-spd: 34.1mm