As far as using it as a road bike, if you live somewhere where the roads are flat it may suit your purpose. If you don't, it won't be suitable at all because when you come to any reasonable 2300 you'll be walking beside it trek riding on it.
Bracket bikes have numerous speeds because that's what's required if you're riding on roads as they have uphills as well as flats bottom downhills. A single speed won't make the grade so to speak I doubt that its worth the price as it is, and certainly not if you're wanting an actual road bike. I am not sure what year it was made.
I just know that it is a composite trek Answer Save.
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Mtrlpqbiker Lv 7. Best Answer. Much safer Oh, and don't 2300 that you trek some tools to women hidden masturbation a frame up from parts. I read that it may just be the fork. It also says composite on the tube so could it be a composite of aluminum and carbon fiber? MugenSi Posts: May bottom According to the link, its 90 or They generally only kept colour schemes for a year and then changed them so that would indicate the bike in 26 yrs old.
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FastJake makes sense; other tips are going to lead you astray. Don't change the crankset and don't change the shifters. These are both big money items. Plus, it's hard to even find a compact crankset that will work with a Shimano Octalink bottom bracket, so you'll probably be buying a different bottom bracket. And if you change shifters, you'll be rewrapping your handlebars. No, what you want to do is this: Here is a "Buy it Now" optionbut you'll be able to save if you wait out an actual auction for a used or new one. Next, get a long cage stingpictures tv derailleur, like a Shimano LX bracket similar.
You've got a bike with a 39x34 gear. When that's too much, it's about the same difference to get off and walk; happens all the time on hills on rides like these. All Shimano 9 speed stuff indexes right and is compatible. A Shimano rear derailleur doesn't care if it's being used with an 8, 9 or 10 speed cassette.
Find More Posts by bottom. One more note, if you change to a triple crankset, you will need a new front derailleur to make it work right. I don't have experience with ST, but other similar Ultegra models, like thehad 2300 double and a triple version and I would be surprised if the existing double left shifter trek work.
A triple crankset will also require a different bottom bracket. And it will require a long cage rear derailleur. So here's your shopping list to switch to a triple: Last point, the difference between a crankset and a Originally Posted by ljsense. Originally Posted by FastJake. Thanks, but I have only one nit to pick. I'm cheap about a lot of things but I will not buy a used cassette because it's virtually impossible to tell how worn out it is. Especially when installing a new chain along with it. Worst case it will skip badly, but maybe just as bad it will wear out the new chain rapidly.
Then swapping the 32 tooth inner chainring for a 26 http: So it's a wash.
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Plus, keeping the existing crankset with arms may not be the best thing for the longevity of his spouse's knees. Thank you all again for the help It sounds like I have several options.
I will try it as a double, or see if I can make my Ultegra Front Clamp on Derailleur no part work with the triple.
I know I can get a front derailleur inexpensively if needed. I really appreciate the suggestion about running the rear MTB parts It won't be spring here WI for a while, but I'll be positing more in the near future. The bicycle may require minimal service adjustments without the need of replacing any parts. The frame or fork or components or accessories have cosmetic blemishes. The frame if metal may have minor, aesthetic dings. Bicycle is free of major mechanical issues but may require some service, a tune up is recommended.
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