It's an astounding difference. Most of my bikes have the quiet Shimano hubs whereas one has a super-loud Hope rear. Coasting fast downhill on the Hope is both badass and mortifying at the same time :-S
KJ On Thursday, March 1, 2018 at 5:11:21 PM UTC-8, Drw wrote: > > I ordered the riv budget 650b wheelset with Shimano lx hubs. They are > silent (ish) when spun in coasting mode. I’m guessing this is normal but > I’ve never had wheels that didn’t make the ratcheting sound while coasting. > It’s not a sound you miss until it’s not there anymore. > > Normal? > Not normal? -- You received this message because you are subscribed to the Google Groups "RBW Owners Bunch" group. To unsubscribe from this group and stop receiving emails from it, send an email to rbw-owners-bunch+unsubscr...@googlegroups.com. To post to this group, send email to firstname.lastname@example.org. Visit this group at https://groups.google.com/group/rbw-owners-bunch. For more options, visit https://groups.google.com/d/optout.