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Hope/Stans other??

JGTRJGTR Posts: 1,404
edited June 2017 in MTB buying advice
Hi all, my rear hub has died and have been quoted £200 to have a Hope hub fitted. Seems a bit pricey so my options as I see them are:

Fit a cheaper hub - not sure what? Will prob still
Be £150 with full wheel rebuild???

Hope wheels, £375

Stans wheels,£375

What would be best, bike is 2013 Camber 29er, XC and trails.



  • POAHPOAH Posts: 3,369
    check out superstar builds as they have 33% off at the moment with the code wheelz
  • JGTRJGTR Posts: 1,404
    Superstar do a Trace Trail and their electro hubs for £220.....seems a good deal, reviews of their hubs and Ryde rims seem ok??
  • swod1swod1 Posts: 1,639
    I think you can get a custom built wheel from merlin for around 240 with a hope pro 4 hub or get a set of hope hoops on pro 4 hubs and have a spare front wheel?

    edit £216 for rear hope pro 4 on merlin cycles
    £220 to just have the Hope hub fitted is high. I'd go for a new complete wheel. I have a set of Hope Enduro Enduro 4 on the Bossnut and they are great. Just bear in mind that you might need new rotars depending on how the fit to the hub.
  • JGTRJGTR Posts: 1,404
    Went for a new Superstar wheel set, £220

    Thanks for all the help :-)
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