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tektro or cain creek brake levers...suggestons

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Old 09-13-05, 01:27 PM
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tektro or cain creek brake levers...suggestons

I just purchased a bullhorn shaped bar for my road bike. I was looking at brakes to fit on the ends of the bars. I looked at tektro and cain creek. Anyone have these or know of another good set of brake levers? I don't know too much about brands and what is really that good so any input would help!
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Old 09-13-05, 01:39 PM
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I have the cane creek 200TT levers. I haven't had any problems. Be careful because they wont work on Vision bullhorns, the diameter is different. They work fine on my Profile Airwings.
I got them from a friend who bought them for his vision bars and Tech Support told him he needed to buy the Vision levers that are $80. They said they are 3x the cost but are definitely 3x as aero.
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I have the tektro's RX40's on my Moto. I like them. The bike stops well and the weight is not bad at all.

Somewhere around 312 grams. That's like 4 grams heavier than Ultregra brakes
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both work well and work as well or better that old shimo 600 levers according to a LBS tool guy. CC are better looking.
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Just slapped a CC 200TT lever on a fixie last night. I squeeze the lever and the bike slows down. Success! As for good looks, it looks good, but I don't have hotties chasing me down the street. Yet.
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