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Old 02-15-10, 10:43 AM
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"Turkey" levers

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Old 02-15-10, 10:47 AM
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They tend not to work well, and generally work worse with age is the primary complaint.

As for dork disks, some people just don't like the way they look.
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Love'em. I actually install them on certain vintage bikes I intend to keep. There's nothing wrong with Turkey Levers. They perform a function quite well. The problem is, some expect them to be as efficient as the prime brake lever, which they are not, so they remove them. I know the turkey levers are not as efficient as the main brake lever, so I only use them when I feel it's safe enough to ride the bar tops.
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