Join Date: Jan 2006
Location: Brooklyn, N.Y.
Bikes: 1982 Lotus Legend (steel-frame touring bike); 1982 Fuji S10S (converted to a singlespeed: 46x16); Specialized Crossroads hybrid (the child taxi).
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Aero Levers with Centerpulls?
Many people have told me that aero levers are far superior to nonaero levers. So I ordered what appear to be the perfect set for fixed gear bikes, the Tektro R200A.
However, my 80s-era bike uses centerpulls, and the cable stop is incorporated into the headset. Is this setup going to work with aero brake levers? Or will the cable's turn be too sharp?
Here's a kind of crummy picture to illustrate: