Maxi-car (Type 2, solid high flange)
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Category:  Hubs
Name:  Maxi-car (Type 2, solid high flange)
Brand:  Maxi-car
Years:  Early 1950's - Early 1960's
Country:  France
Added By: peterbman on 05/11/15
Updated By: peterbman on 05/11/15
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Gear Compatibility FreewheelFront Bearing Size/Count
Rear Bearing Size/CountRear Spacing
Spoke DrillingFlange SizeHigh Flange
Gear Threading/Pattern Body MarkingsMAXI-CAR
Axle MaterialShell MaterialAluminum
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Maxi-car is the brand name of hubs produced at least at some point by Rousson et Chamoux S.A., based in Feurs, France.  On the later, definitive, versions of the hub the distinctive red label appears with italicized logo as "Maxi-car", with only the M capitalized.  On older hubs and in brochures, the name appears in capital letters with hyphen: MAXI-CAR.  Sometimes the name is seen as Maxi-C.A.R.  The name is said to have originated from the design collaboration of hub makers Maxi, with Charles-Albert Ripet, of Lyon.

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