[CR]Brake for my Keirin bike

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Date: Wed, 18 Jan 2006 00:04:14 -0800
From: Chuck Schmidt <chuckschmidt@earthlink.net>
To: classicrendezvous@bikelist.org
Subject: [CR]Brake for my Keirin bike

I'm hoping someone can help me out with a front brake for my keirin bike. I need the kind that has the adapter that clamps the front brake to the fork legs.

Chris Ioakimedes has one on his Iribe keirin bike shown here in his photos:

http://velo-retro.com/keirinBrake1.jpg http://velo-retro.com/keirinBrake2.jpg

It comes with a cheap clamp on brake lever and either a Dia Compe brake caliper (Regular) or with a Shimano brake caliper (Deluxe). Either the Regular or Deluxe version is fine; name your price. Help me out here... Don't make me drill the fork crown!

There are a couple of sources for the rear, but I haven't found any sources for the front.

Chuck Schmidt South Pasadena, Southern California