Old 10-07-20, 01:26 PM
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Originally Posted by mack_turtle View Post
that's easy to fix. replace the brakes with some linear pull ones. you might need different levers. those are cheap and easy to source.
I have a set for the front of my current bike. Just have to put them on. The rear had a U brake so V's won't fit but I swapped out a set of more modern cross levers as the U was so heavy. What a strange design.

I'm also looking ahead to my next build of mashing two 90's era bikes together. One has a light frame with V's on the back and the other has a Marzocchi bombet suspension fork with the mounts for a disc caliper. Already scoped out the BB7 parts needed.

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