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Old 12-11-17, 10:21 AM
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Aubergine 
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Originally Posted by Grand Bois View Post
Your brake levers are mounted unusually low. You might try mounting them with the tip of the lever even with a straight edge placed along the bottom of the bars.
They do look low, donít they? But the top of the brake body is level with the top of the bars, which is how I have always mounted modern brakes.

I have so far moved the seat back and gotten a shorter stem, so I fit the bike well now. But I am still open to moving things around to see if I can improve this some more. The bar tape is old so it is easy to unwrap. Iíll move the levers up and see how it works. thanks, GB.
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