Join Date: Jul 2000
Bikes: 1959 Capo; 1980 Peugeot PKN-10; 1981 Bianchi; 1988 Schwinn KOM-10;
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Originally Posted by Az B
... I decided to try 700c wheels. I found a pair of used Ultegra/Open Pros complete with a cassette for $100. They bolted right up. Some minor tweaking of the derailleur limit screws and the brake pads to position them correctly, and voila, 9 speed downtube friction shift. It was super easy.
That is an even better idea.
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Capo [dschaw'-poe]: 1959 Modell Campagnolo, S/N 40324; 1960 Sieger, S/N 42624
Peugeot: 1970 UO-8, S/N 0010468
Bianchi: 1981 Campione d'Italia, S/N 1.M9914
Schwinn: 1988 Project KOM-10, S/N F804069