I was browsing a French ebay seller and came across what look to be a good lightweight road brake design (dual pivot f/r). Too bad the red anodizing isn't my style lately.
[url=http://www.ebay.ca/itm/ETRIERS-DE-FREIN-ROUTE-ROUGE-TOKEN-AV-AR-198-g-/271248270251]Etriers DE Frein Route Rouge Token A ... Read More »
Ok....this is confusing...
I was trying to adjust the rear derailleur on my son's bike (campy SuperRecord 11)...when I noticed the cir-clip was almost 1/2 out from under the mounting bolt. I guess when I installed it, the cir-clip caught on the thread & pulled out a bit. I removed the derailleur ... Read More »
I have been re-cabling wife's and I's bikes and felt the brake action on her rear Tektro dual pivot brake was sluggish. My question is, what exactly are the 2 set screws for? Any hints or tips about rebuilding these brakes are welcome. Thanks!Read More »
what's the best method to tighten the grip on a single pivot sidepull rear break?
I find that I really have to squeeze the break hard before it starts clamping down.
the problem I'm having with tightening this is everything I do to tighten it ends up pulling the break pads too close to the whe ... Read More »