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Old 12-07-08, 03:14 PM
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brake lever purchase brainstorm here

I'm going to put the front brake back on and I want to get a sick short pull lever, what should I get?

this?
http://www.jensonusa.com/store/produ...ake+Lever.aspx

or this one?
http://www.jensonusa.com/store/produ...Levers+08.aspx

What do you think?
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Old 12-07-08, 03:18 PM
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Exactly which front brake will you be using?
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Old 12-07-08, 03:26 PM
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i have straight bars, on the left side going to the front wheel? that front brake
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Old 12-07-08, 03:35 PM
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Originally Posted by Fasto View Post
i have straight bars, on the left side going to the front wheel? that front brake
There is no need to be a sarcastic ass. I'm trying to help you.

Which model of brake? If it's a road brake only the Odyssey will work.
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oh, It's the gold one from the las vegas langster... the website only has, "Ultralight dual pivot brakes, Teflon pivots, forged alloy w/ cartridge pads"
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oh, It's the gold one from the las vegas langster... the website only has, "Ultralight dual pivot brakes, Teflon pivots, forged alloy w/ cartridge pads"
It's a road brake, and from the two you posted only the Odyssey will work properly.
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it has this little option that say view item at outlet store. And when you click it the price drops to $13. Yeah

http://www.jensonusa.com/store/produ...ake+Lever.aspx
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Not the second one

  • Left Lever
    • Brake Lever Actuation: Long Pull
    • Brake Lever Use: Left
    • Intended Use: Mountain
  • Right Lever
    • Brake Lever Actuation: Long Pull
    • Brake Lever Use: Right
    • Intended Use: Mountain
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Um, sorry to break it to you, but unless you're using BMX bars the Odyssey lever won't worth either.

It has a 22.2mm clamp. Your bars probably are 24mm where you'll clamp it.
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this one

this is the brake lever you need



http://tinyurl.com/59hjlg

Because, after all, what if your biking with one hand and you need to come to a sudden stop?
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this is what you should get:
http://shop.vendio.com/benscycle/ite...394/index.html
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best brake

Get one of these, best break (brake) lever evar!!!!

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Originally Posted by erichsia View Post
Do you have this? on straight bars? is it solid?
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I do. It's on some pursuit bars at the moment, works fine.
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