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Those Raleigh Leather faced shoes were specifically for the old steel rod brake rigs, rim ... Steel
braking surface, the inside face of the Rim.
Given braking is about friction, there are rubber+ abrasive blocks for other purposes
grinding through the chrome will be the result.
for better brakung a Drum Brake Was the solution, like SA Steelight hubs ..
Last edited by fietsbob; 04-09-13 at 06:02 PM.