Eno Eccentric alternative

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Eno Eccentric alternative

Postby ghostpoet » Sat Jul 21, 2012 8:52 pm

Any of you lot come across a knockoff or the like of a Eno eccentric suinglespedd hub?

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Re: Eno Eccentric alternative

Postby HappyHumber » Sat Jul 21, 2012 9:02 pm

ghostpoet wrote:Any of you lot come across a knockoff or the like of a Eno eccentric suinglespedd hub?


Can't say I have... but always thought the original pretty exxy for what they are. Probably more a case of relatively low production AND cashing in on the FG/SS revival/fad.

You would've thought some of those flattering plagiarists in China might've come up with something by now. I know when I was riding the FG wave double toe straps were all ludicrously priced until a few rebranded generics came along.
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Re: Eno Eccentric alternative

Postby BRLVR.v2 » Sat Jul 21, 2012 9:02 pm


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Re: Eno Eccentric alternative

Postby HappyHumber » Sat Jul 21, 2012 9:06 pm

I think I remember reading on Saint Sheldon's pages somewhere you can file an edge of the axle that sits in the dropouts to give you (upto) a few mm's worth of 'adjustment'. Not especially elegant... but...
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Re: Eno Eccentric alternative

Postby ghostpoet » Sun Jul 22, 2012 1:31 pm

I knew the good peoples of BNA would be helpful....Thanks :D

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Re: Eno Eccentric alternative

Postby baabaa » Mon Jul 23, 2012 7:41 pm

these are alternative and elegant and expensive but you can move them from bike to bike...
http://www.trickstuff.de/de/products/exzentriker_KL.php
http://www.philwood.com/products/bbpage ... entric.php

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Re: Eno Eccentric alternative

Postby b_rad » Tue Oct 16, 2012 12:29 am

They're expensive, but the quality is amazing; an eno is actually worth it.

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Re: Eno Eccentric alternative

Postby AlMac » Wed Jan 16, 2013 6:57 pm

b_rad wrote:They're expensive, but the quality is amazing; an eno is actually worth it.


I run some white hubs. They are excellent and, relative to the competition (Chris King, Alchemy etc), superb value.

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Re: Eno Eccentric alternative

Postby HappyHumber » Wed Jan 16, 2013 10:12 pm

Not if the rest of the bike is a P.o.S. ;)
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Re: Eno Eccentric alternative

Postby Alistair » Thu Jan 17, 2013 9:26 am

I love my eno. I would definitely make the investment - you will only need to spend the money once as they are absolutely bulletproof.

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Re: Eno Eccentric alternative

Postby HLC » Thu Jan 17, 2013 2:55 pm

HappyHumber wrote:Not if the rest of the bike is a P.o.S. ;)


Cheaper to buy a proper track frame in that case lol!

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