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I have a C40 Frameset i am trying to build up that i bought from ebay. I didn't get any barrel adjusters on the frame and it seems like one of them is left hand thread while the other is a standard M5 .80 pitch adjuster. Does anyone have any insight into this maybe a place I can buy one from ?
 

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I have a 2001 C-40. It was the first year of the B-Stay. The last year of the C-40 was in 2003. It had the HP chain stays (an ugly hole in the chain stay near the bottom bracket. I'm not sure if the 2002 version had the HP chain stays or not. I think it did. So your frame is a 2001 or maybe 2002. I think the frame you have is the most desirable C-40 produced.

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I replaced the Dura Ace 9-speed stuff on the bike with Campy Chorus 11-speed a few years ago. I'm not over the top with the Campy Neutron wheels I put on it. I also had some cable guides replaced and had the clear coat sanded down and replaced. It was $600 and probably not money that well spent, but the bike has sentimental value. My wife and I bought the C-40 frames on our honeymoon bike tour in Tuscany.

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Those cable guides were on the bottom of the top tube, so I really didn't notice them going to hell for a while. All that gunk was the aluminum cable ferule revering back to nature. I rode that bike a good bit. It looks good as new now. But lately I've been more enamored with my steel and titanium bikes.
 

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And I still regret not buying the Mapei or Geo model. I thought the yellow swirly OOF was classy and understated, until I unboxed my wife's art decor frame and instantly became jealous.
 

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Those cable guides were on the bottom of the top tube, so I really didn't notice them going to hell for a while. All that gunk was the aluminum cable ferule revering back to nature. I rode that bike a good bit. It looks good as new now. But lately I've been more enamored with my steel and titanium bikes.
If those two pics you posted are before and after, the repair may have been costly but looks to be worth it. Also, for what it's worth, the bike deserves Campagnolo.
 

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what will vittoria tires give me ? ive been using gp5000 tires i had planed on running one at 23mm in the front and a 25mm in the back
They're nice riding tires. They're Italian. They look nice on an Italian bike. What will they do for you? Probably nothing. And I doubt a Conti 25 will fit on that bike. They run kind of large.

I assume you'll be putting SRAM on it?
 
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