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Handsome Cycles Prototype Sealed Bearing Coaster Brake Hub

There is very little information out there at the moment, but I just spied this prototype sealed bearing coaster brake hub on the Handsome Cycles Facebook page. For people that commute year round on a coaster brake, this could be a welcome upgrade from the mostly low-end, open bearing models out there now. Definitely worth keeping an eye out for if you find yourself tired of repacking a cheap coaster brake hub on your everyday commuter.


  1. BenAugust 8, 2011 at 2:57 pm

    False. Repacking coaster brake hubs is fun.

  2. BenjoAugust 9, 2011 at 5:29 pm

    Agreed. Therapeutic.

  3. JayAugust 9, 2011 at 8:24 pm

    This is amazing! I’ve been waiting for someone to make one of these for a while.

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