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Old 06-16-06, 11:43 AM
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DLH
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Originally Posted by Mariner Fan
The quick turn around part could be a problem. If it were me; I would call all the LBS's and ask about it. They may know someone who does this type of work. BTW, what is the rear spacing on your Trek?

It is 126mm, but I am going to spread it to the 130mm using the DIY method described on:

http://www.vintage-trek.com/refurbish.htm#dropouts

I just won an Alex AT450 wheelset on ebay for 55.00 + 25.00 Shipping (I think they will be good enough for a starter bike).

Now I need to find a set of 8 or 9 speed shift levers (sora or tiagra most likely).
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