Bicycle Mechanics - Weinmann Brake Lever Pivot Pin
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10-04-05, 10:09 AM
I'm in the process of refurbishing a '78 Raleigh Competition GS and discovered a broken brake part. The damaged part is a pivot-pin for the Weinmann brake lever.
Are these pins readily available at local bike shops? Or, are they obsolete and available only through obscure sources?
10-04-05, 11:53 AM
Might wanna' talk to these guys. I don't know them--only know of them. Understand they have a bunch of old parts....
10-04-05, 02:08 PM
Thank you neil0502. I'll give Cyclart a call.
Those pins seem to be broken more often than not on those old brake leverss. Dia-Compe levers were just as bad. Good luck finding a replacement, I just decided to go with newer style levers.
jeez, just dissamble a junker lever already... don't overtighten or may end up with the same result.
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