Notices
Mountain Biking Mountain biking is one of the fastest growing sports in the world. Check out this forum to discuss the latest tips, tricks, gear and equipment in the world of mountain biking.

MTB to Road Bike

Old 08-26-07, 07:46 PM
  #1  
Madone65
Oil Companies Hate me
Thread Starter
 
Madone65's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2007
Location: San Antonio TX
Posts: 5

Bikes: TreK 6700

Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Likes: 0
Liked 0 Times in 0 Posts
MTB to Road Bike

Ok I have a Trek 6700 with road tires can a MTB be a road bike I want to ride in the MS150.
Madone65 is offline  
Old 08-27-07, 12:30 AM
  #2  
ong
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Jul 2007
Posts: 113
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Likes: 0
Liked 0 Times in 0 Posts
You can pretty easily move to drop bars with 9-speed Dura-Ace bar-end shifters... works great. You would need to either use the special Dia-comp V-brake drop-bar levers (for V-brakes or mech disks), or switch to cantilevers with regular road levers.
ong is offline  
Old 08-27-07, 11:34 AM
  #3  
BenLi
Hardrocker
 
Join Date: Jul 2007
Posts: 1,569
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Likes: 0
Liked 0 Times in 0 Posts
are you clipless allready?
BenLi is offline  

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off


Thread Tools
Search this Thread

Contact Us - Archive - Advertising - Cookie Policy - Privacy Statement - Terms of Service

Copyright 2018 MH Sub I, LLC dba Internet Brands. All rights reserved. Use of this site indicates your consent to the Terms of Use.