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PostPosted: Thu Sep 26, 2013 8:31 am 

Joined: Tue Aug 13, 2013 12:12 pm
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No, I meant the FD is a braze-on, but I can get an adaptor clamp for that.

So I need (Campag):
Calipers (for nutted)
FD or clamp.

I'll trawl the ads and see what comes up, but if anyone has something to sell, please get in touch.

PostPosted: Thu Sep 26, 2013 9:03 am 
retrobike rider / Gold Trader
retrobike rider / Gold Trader

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Location: Bristle
spa cycles carry a shaft to convert an allen key caliper to nutted.

PostPosted: Fri Sep 27, 2013 1:01 pm 
Dirt Disciple

Joined: Sun Feb 10, 2013 9:48 pm
Posts: 78
Location: Wirral UK
PedalofHonour wrote:
The only thing SJS has available is ... prod24266/

I had the same problem converting a pair of these brakes, as the standard replacement spindles available are not compatible. I came up with this solution (some may say botch), but it works well.

Fit the front brake to the rear - you'll probably need to turn the brake blocks around if they are directional.

Get a long recessed nut and cut the allen key fitting off. Attach this inside the fork tube to the brake spindle which should be about half way along the nut's thread. Screw a length of spindle in to the other end of the recessed nut and this extends the spindle. Use strong threadlocker on the recessed nut. Mine has been really solid and no problems so far.

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