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Which finger and how many?
#1
After discussions in Wales about braking, I realised I'd been using my middle finger to brake, even though I wasn't happy with the grip on the bars.
With my new bike and its fancy-pants adjustable reach levers,  I've discovered index finger braking :o  Feels soooo much more comfortable and safe.....

So, what do you do?
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#2
just the index for me
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#3
Originally middle then moved my levers and now index or both depending on terrain/speed/lever feel.
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#4
middle only.
Keep it foolish...
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#5
index, after a lengthy stint of fist....
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#6
"BMJBOY" Wrote:index, after a lengthy stint of fist....

Ditto! :B
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#7
Index only, it's the only way I can brake now. I broke the lever clamp on the Juicy today trying to get the rear lever inboard enough on the Inbred's ridiculously thick bars as I can't 2 finger brake at all any more.
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#8
Index and middle for me, just brake the same way I do on my (motor) bike (why change as I am after the same effect  Smile)
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#9
When I saw the title of this thread I thought you were talking about an entirely different scenario
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#10
"Breezer" Wrote:When I saw the title of this thread I thought you were talking about an entirely different scenario

Quote:after a lengthy stint of fist....

I can see why lol  Tongue
Ride the Spiral to the end
It takes us to where no ones been
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