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    Disraeli Gears Charles Wahl's Avatar
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    Riding: 1960s Falcon commuter; Queued: 1977 Bob Jackson, 1983 Serotta Club Special, 1984 Motobécane Team Champion, 1983 Guerciotti SLX, 1974 Harding (like Holdsworth Pro), 1974 Peugeot PX10LE, 1970s Jeunet Franche-Comté, 1974 Raleigh International
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    Seriously elegant brake levers

    I bought these on eBay a couple weeks ago, and just received them. I have a lot of brake levers, but I think that these are the most beautifully shaped, and detailed with such minimal elegance. Modolo/Mavic from the early 80s, which seems, to me, a sort of high water mark for componentry:


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    Senior Member hellojoben's Avatar
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    I'd like to get my HANDS on a pair of those

    pun intended

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    Senior Member agustanz's Avatar
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    Yup.... bicycle parts as art.
    Very nice

    Regards
    Gavin
    Restoring 1937 CCM Flyte.
    Flyte pictures from all over the web at my flicker page.
    http://www.flickr.com/photos/5934633...7626017291102/
    Wanted; Pierce chainless with suspension, any condition, parts or contact with owners.

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    Senior Member MPC Biker's Avatar
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    WOW, hoods look great to, i like the sparce detailing
    1986 Miele Elite S, full SunTour Sprint Groupo.
    1984? Binachi Ibex, currently living as a three speed (triple front, single rear)
    ----- My stealth black fixie, (doesn't stand out in the racks downtown)

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