Re: [CR] In Search Of: 50s/60s Brake Lever

Example: Production Builders

Date: Wed, 27 May 2009 20:43:38 -0400
From: Harvey Sachs <>
To: <>, Classic Rendezvous <>
Subject: Re: [CR] In Search Of: 50s/60s Brake Lever

Sure looks like a standard-issue British "3-speed racer" brake lever to me; major challenge miht be finding one with reasonable chrome, I suspect. but, I could be wrong and such a lever still might be close enough.

harvey sachs mcLean va

Andrew Gura wrote:

i'm looking for a vintage front brake lever like the one CR List member Charlie Young has on his Viking path racer:

Does anyone have any ideas about what kind it might be or where to find one?

Something similar would do as well, as long as I could run it up close to
the stem.