Bicycle Mechanics - Brake Lever Hoods...help me find some
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07-09-08, 09:20 PM
I hav Shimano 600 brake levers and cannot seem to find any affordable hoods for them...i found some on ebay but they are around $40.
07-09-08, 09:38 PM
07-10-08, 01:20 PM
Yeah, it seems like often the hoods for these older levers are as expensive as the levers themselves. I have on older pair of Dura Ace levers that I never did find hoods for. I'm using a mismatched Ultegra pair. They're functional, but ghetto-looking.
07-10-08, 04:18 PM
I just found some Cane Creek hoods for those same levers at an LBS for $10.
They are brown, not gum, which I would have preferred, but it beats the heck out of no hoods at all. When I get home I will see if I can find the product number.
[Edit] These are them:
07-10-08, 04:23 PM
try biketoolsect.com, or lossesstrews.com, one of them sould help.
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