Re: [CR]convert to 700 c wheels?


Date: Thu, 26 Jun 2003 07:36:10 -0400
From: Martin Needleman <mrndlmn@toad.net>
To: b.b.simon@att.net
Subject: Re: [CR]convert to 700 c wheels?
References: <CATFOODO7pF1hGqZe9R00000300@catfood.nt.phred.org>
cc: classicrendezvous@bikelist.org

No biggie. Just rebuild your wheels with 700c rims. The brake pads will have to be lowered about 4mm - the thickness of two spokes. Martin Needleman Annapolis, MD

b.b.simon@att.net wrote:
>
> good day,
> i have a question on my atala with 5 speed freewheel and 27 1-1/4" wheels and
> that is can i convert to 700c wheels? how is this done? thanks,
> burl simon in warm and sunny los angeles