Re: Wanting to do something different
The shorter reach brake becomes necessary if you go to a bigger wheel- 27 or 700 c-
if as you say, you're hard on your rims, then I probably don't recommend-
but here in florida urban, on flat smooth streets, they really work-
but comfortable with the skinnys after racing 14 years on sew-ups way back when- and I try to stay dry too.