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Old 02-17-08, 10:57 PM   #1
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Using 700c wheel in 26" frame question

I remember seeing an adapter from Mavic to adjust rear canti mounts up enough to work. Is there anyone else that makes something to accomplish this? I know I could run discs, but I don't want to have to buy a new wheel.
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Old 02-17-08, 11:35 PM   #2
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http://www.dreambike.com/69.htm
I found this while researching the same idea.

these brakes too. more expensive but a cleaner looking solution. http://www.paulcomp.com/frmbrakes.html
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My fixed gear started life as a 26" wheel bike. A standard reach front road caliper matched the fork to a 700c wheel perfectly. I can't say for sure about the rear because I don't run a rear brake.
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