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#1 2012-11-20 1:27pm

astroidbeltwalker
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Non Dia-Compe Lever/caliper

i have decided to NOT use DC lever & caliper on my bike, do i have options other then lee chi, im thinking vintage from ebay.


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Wtb pro class frame or F/f
Wtb bullseye 1st gen crank 175,177,180

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#2 2012-11-20 3:34pm

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Re: Non Dia-Compe Lever/caliper

Shimano Tourney. Similar to DC890s.


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#3 2012-11-20 3:36pm

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Re: Non Dia-Compe Lever/caliper

+1 and Shimano DX lever


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#4 2012-11-20 8:45pm

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Re: Non Dia-Compe Lever/caliper

If you're looking for mx900/1000 type brakes, Changstar, Formos , Proclass. Some are better than others. If you want Dc type 1020/890, try ebay U.K. Raleigh put them on their Burner range.

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#5 2012-11-20 11:42pm

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Re: Non Dia-Compe Lever/caliper

astroidbeltwalker wrote:

i have decided to NOT use DC lever & caliper on my bike, do i have options other then lee chi, im thinking vintage from ebay.

What year is the bike and why no DC?
ACS made some real nice brakes... anyways.. smile

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#6 2012-11-21 2:03am

astroidbeltwalker
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Re: Non Dia-Compe Lever/caliper

i've only seen dc bicycle builds, maybe time for something different no matter how much i dont want to change over. its an 83 or 84 123 serial hutch

also alot of the companies mentioned parts look close on comparison to the dc part.


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