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Old 07-10-09, 11:56 AM
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Originally Posted by Fixitman View Post
Why not front & rear? Why do road bikes not come with this set up ... Weight or ???
Can these be put on any wheel? Will the brifters need to be changed?
In other wordes what are the pros, cons, expence & hassle factor.
I said front because of weight and the real stopping power should be coming from the front.

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