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    Vernonsky
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    V-brakes with Road levers? (ergo)

    For a cyclocross project: wondering if my Campy Mirage levers will work with V-brakes. Mirage levers are circa 1994, 8 speed. V-brakes, if purchased would be 2004 shimaNO. Thanks!

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    You can either run shorter V-Brakes (Tektro make a nice set) which may have clearance issues, or an eccentric pulley (e.g. "Travel Agent"). Why not regular cantis? (centerpull)

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    Quote Originally Posted by Smorgasbord
    Why not regular cantis? (centerpull)
    PITA

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    Quote Originally Posted by sydney
    PITA
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    Quote Originally Posted by sydney
    PITA
    with a little practice, sydney, you'll learn to set them up pretty well.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Nicodemus
    People for the Inhumane Treatment of Animals?
    or a flat bread that goes good with hummus?
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    Quote Originally Posted by jim-bob
    with a little practice, sydney, you'll learn to set them up pretty well.
    Yeah probably,but being more roadie oriented,I admit to being a bit challenged,and have better things to do.I've done plenty of them,just prefer not to if there is a viable option.

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    if you want ease of setup go woth pauls they are so easy and practial. worth the extra money.

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    The Avid Shorty canti's are also super easy to set up and work well.

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