[CR]brake levers for the drops of top bars

Date: Mon, 12 Feb 2001 21:37:12 -0500
From: Jim Foreman <JIMFORE@compuserve.com>
Subject: [CR]brake levers for the drops of top bars
To: kurtzla <kurtzla@mcmaster.ca>, Classic Rendezvous <classicrendezvous@bikelist.org>

Message text written by kurtzla
>Can somebody explain this......I week ago a list member mentioned a brake lever used by tour riders which allows them to brake from the tops of drop bars. <

I've seen tourists put MTB brake levers right next to the stem clamp on drop bars. Then they put a pair of dummy rests on where the regular lever go like on a tandem so they can "ride on the hoods".