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    27 to 700c

    i have a 89 schwinn on 27in rims and want to put 700c rims on it is there any mods i need to make to braking system?

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    Wouldn't think so. As long as you can get the pads adjusted so the touch the rim in all the right places, good to go.

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    Might need longer reach brakes.
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    Got a few mm of extra slot below your pads?

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