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Old 04-06-15, 10:35 AM
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Originally Posted by Relaxin View Post
Originally Posted by badger_biker View Post
I've gone back to a quill stem on this since the pic but here is my 1987 400 Elance with a 531 frame. I've also put a set of Mavic Aksium wheels and Conti 4000 S tires on it since then which really pepped up an already sweet ride. I cold set the rear to fit a 9 speed 105 drive train.
I always thought that you weren't supposed to cold set aluminum. I just pry the rear triangle apart a little to get the wheel to drop in and then set the QR.

The 400 Elance is steel. The stays are CrMo and the main tubes are double butted 531.
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