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Who sells road-style v-levers?(6 posts)

Who sells road-style v-levers?jw25
Feb 28, 2002 10:29 AM
I've only found one source, and they want $70 a pair. Seeing as my project bike has about $200 in it right now, that's getting steep. Anyone know a better source, or have a set they'd part with?
Thanks, Jon
re: Who sells road-style v-levers?bn
Feb 28, 2002 10:55 AM
DiaCompe 287v is the only one I know of- do a search
I think Brant has them on his Il Pompino,ask on the SS board
Mar 2, 2002 1:12 PM
He'll probably respond pretty fast. I also saw another lever metioned, a cheaper version still made by Dia Compe.
Use travel agents, they work fine (nm)dcm311
Feb 28, 2002 5:04 PM
Try Gaerlangeetee
Mar 2, 2002 7:24 PM
http://www.gaerlan.com/

They sell the Dia-Compe 287V levers for $40. I've ordered three sets from them in the past; good service, no problems.
re: Who sells road-style v-levers?varmit
Mar 3, 2002 7:00 AM
Dia Compe # 287-V works perfectly with V brakes. You will need some other way of shifting as these are not STI compatible. You will need bar end shifters or down tube shifters mounted on something like a Kelly "Take Off".