MIKE is my name!
Join Date: Mar 2012
Bikes: hans lutz, , puch mistral ultima,2x Austro Daimler Smoked chrome Ultima,Austro Daimler Mixte,Austro Daimler 531 mixte, flying arrow,F Moser,
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Brake levers for single hand...
I am normally over at the C&V side of the bike forums and this week when I was visiting my LBS the owner showed me this fantastic vintage Nishiki from the late 70's, He had a request by the single handed owner to get the classic brake to work for him,
I was happy to help and fabricated this lovely vintage shimano 600 arabesque brake lever for him.
both cables in one lever, the shimano gum boot will go over it.
I was able to get a picture taken just before I delivered it to the shop,
this week he asked me to make a second lever based off of a diacompe randonneur pair for the clients other classic bicycle
Well I just thought if anyone has any special requests I would be happy to help!
I felt very rewarded making custom made parts for passionate cyclists.
My name is Michael, and I am a recovering bike addict, It has been 11 months since I purchased a bicycle for myself..
(Im bound to fall off the wagon again, its just a matter of time)
Lord help me!
"Some cream crackers, a glue gun and a little imagination can turn any domestic cat into a fearsome Stegosaurus."