Singlespeed & Fixed Gear - Nitto Rb-018 + cross lever size question....
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04-28-11, 09:40 AM
want to put the lever before the clamp area.
clamp area is 26mm...not sure what the bar diameter is.
get a 26mm and shim or will the 24mm lever fit?
04-28-11, 09:43 AM
24 will fit. However, if you put a 26mm on the bulge next to your stem, you won't lose as much of the top hand position on that side.
04-28-11, 09:46 AM
ideally that's what i wanted to do, but i have a thompson x4 stem and it interferes with the lever.
tested it with a paul cross lever, and it would not work.
maybe it will work with a tektro or cane creek???
04-28-11, 09:56 AM
I can see how an X4 would be too wide and not allow enough clearance for the barrel adjuster on the lever. A 24mm clamp lever will fit where the bars taper down.
04-28-11, 10:00 AM
722 is almost complete.
04-28-11, 10:10 AM
Right on. Can't wait to see it!
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