brake levers

Discussion in 'Commuting' started by gambatte, 14 Oct 2007.

  1. gambatte

    gambatte Middle of the pack...

    S Yorks
    Got Sora STIs on the drops, with dual pivots brakes.

    I've also got tucked away a pair of 'V' brake levers with the integrated shifters.

    Question. Although I'm happy with the current racer/commuter layout, its not inconceivable I might wish to change it to a flat bar racer. Are Vs and dual pivot compatible? if not, which levers have more pull?
  2. Jacomus-rides-Gen

    Jacomus-rides-Gen New Member

    Guildford / London
    V brakes have more pull.

    Check out , somewhere in there I remember him dealing with this exact issue.

    You can but canti levers, but they won't be integrated with the shifters (which is a sin anyway :biggrin: ) allowing you to use rapidfire shifters.
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