Join Date: Jul 2000
Bikes: 1959 Capo; 1980 Peugeot PKN-10; 1981 Bianchi; 1988 Schwinn KOM-10;
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You might fool some folks with the swap, but savvy buyers will recognize the frame or model name as low-end, irrespective of what shifters are installed. If you can find a set of barcons at a bargain basement price, that would be a simple conversion.
Some folks may want the stem shifters, to keep things as original as possible.
"Early to bed, early to rise. Work like hell, and advertise." -- George Stahlman
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