Hi. beginner rider here. I got a Trek 1220 Aluminum frame & fork recently that I'll be using as a commuter/around town bike that I'll need to be able to get up some pretty good hills on. For now I'd like to get it rideable quickly though.
First I'm wondering if this old Diamond back road bike I found on CL will make for a good donor bike:
http://cincinnati.craigslist.org/bik/628230276.html I realize there isn't much info there, but thought someone here might have an idea if things would be the right sizes- namely BB, chainstay spacing.
I came across this site with specs for the original Trek bike:
Any details about the swap you'd like to comment on would be appreciated.