Old 06-05-19, 11:16 PM
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Originally Posted by bargainguy View Post
First mechanical change I'd make: Replace the downtube shifters with barcons. Keeping a hand on the handlebar as I shift is important when I start carrying any kind of load up front. Helps steady the load, and I know exactly where the shifter is without looking for it.

If you're not carrying much up front other than a handlebar bag and a light load, might not make much of a difference.
It's got aero shifters. He'll need one of those adapter things to get the cable stops on if he goes to barcons.
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