Bike Forums - View Single Post - Do 31.8 clamp bands for brake levers exist?
Old 03-05-18, 04:54 PM
  #4  
Celeste Mike
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Sep 2017
Location: Philadelphia
Posts: 107

Bikes: '87 Bianchi Campione d'Italia, '87 Schwinn Tempo, '88 Cannondale ST400, '84 Trek 620, '83ish Diamond Back Ridge Runner, '97 Specialized Stumpjumper M2

Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 32 Post(s)
Liked 11 Times in 7 Posts
Originally Posted by CliffordK View Post


I've seen 31.8 interrupter brakes, but I don't think they're band mounted. The mounts are usually cast aluminum. One could probably make a custom mounting strap with a bit of tinkering in the workshop.
Yeah, I could put interrupters, but I'm really interested in trying these guidonnet levers. Hence the band search. I was thinking it might have to be custom made, which I'm sure someone could do easily, but unfortunately I don't have the tools for it myself.

Originally Posted by CliffordK View Post
You will have to be able to open the strap enough to get it past your aero wings on the bars.
Oh crap, I forgot about that part! *facepalm*
Celeste Mike is offline