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. The Classic takes design cues from the reliable Shimano 600 series.

  • Index shifting waves and special teeth profiles
  • Fully chrome-plated cogs
  • Heat-treated for durability
  • Alloy and polycarbonate glass fiber spacers
  • Double row precision bearings
  • Labyrinth seals
  • Stronger pawl springs than on the Defiant series
  • Available in 7, 6, and 5 speeds
  • Sample weights: 5sp/13-32t: 400g   6sp/13-28t: 440g  7sp/13-24t:399g