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    new to biking

    My question is this, I have a 1970's schwinn continental and I was wondering if I could put 700c wheels on it and if I could put on a new rear cassette to make it more than a 10 speed. Also what would be the largest tires I could put on it? Any ideas? Thanks.

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    welcome to Bike Forums.
    I'd ask your question in the Classic & Vintage forum, lots of
    knowledge about doing this kind of thing.

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    thanks

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    Welcome aboard and the short answer about your questions is yes. Come over to C&V and you'll find out just what it entails... btw welcome aboard!
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    Welcome lobbyrobert.
    What bike(s) do you ride?
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    Life is like a 10-speed bicycle. Most of us have gears we never use. ~ Charles Schultz

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