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Old 02-17-02, 12:54 PM   #1
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possible to get a new frame for my raleigh?

i want to customize the looks of my bike, i have a raleigh m60, but i want one of them cannondale frames and forks, is it possible to mix and match bike parts so you can customize it? and do they sell only the frames?
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Old 02-18-02, 04:07 AM   #2
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Some parts are compatible. Seat posts might be a different size which as well as a new seatpost might mean a new front derailleur. You'll probably be okay with wheels, brakes, shifters and rear mech. I don't know about your stem and bars or bottom-bracket and chainset.

Most companies sell frames separately, but you might well be better off buying a whole new bike.

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