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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 mks grafight x or 2000 pedals. also iso ti axles for those.

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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


Hutch Fun Facts: All main line Hutch's with digits only S/N (no letters or baseballs) on the rear drop outs were US made and had their dropouts stamped between late '83 and '86.  Obviously the frame manufacture would occur slightly after that, even if they just threw 'em in a bucket randomly.  There is an obvious date code in that the first 2 digits seem to be the month and the 3rd digit is pretty obviously the last digit of the year running from '83-'86.

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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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