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road brake levers

bmxboy10bmxboy10 Posts: 1,954
edited February 2013 in Road buying advice
hi i am building a road bike for commuting with a nexus gear hub. I will be getting a bar end shifter for the nexus so just need a set of levers. The bike is a workhorse so no lightweight italian levers needed here. can anyone recommned any. i have seen these and they look ok. ... elID=13672 ... elID=27937


  • redveeredvee Posts: 11,922
    Tektro have QRs built into the lever ... ke-levers/
    I've added a signature to prove it is still possible.
  • bmxboy10bmxboy10 Posts: 1,954
    does this relate to the cable removalmor the actual lever?
  • Monty DogMonty Dog Posts: 20,614
    Cane Creek ones are nice - hood is broader than Shimano ones so more comfortable - they are however dressed-up Tektro levers so only worth the money if discounted. Cable release is a push-button like Campagnolo, when pushed-over it allows the lever to pivot further into the body
    Make mine an Italian, with Campagnolo on the side..
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