DRF aka Thrifty Bill
Join Date: Jan 2008
Location: The NC Mountains
Bikes: 86 Katakura Silk, 87 Prologue, 87 Cimarron, 14 frame school custom, 73 Paramount
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old 1220 came with a wheel that fit 7 speeds, not 8. So maybe it is a replacement wheel, otherwise, 8 speed is not going to fit. Measure it: 6/7 speed are 126mm, 8/9/10 are 130mm wide on road bikes.
I have found barcons to be extremely reliable.
7 speed STI are rebuildable and have good value (once functional). Guy on facebook does them for all over the world.
Last edited by wrk101; 06-17-12 at 04:14 PM.