my take on back-pedal (coaster) brakes

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Re: my take on back-pedal (coaster) brakes

Postby geomannie » 2 Jan 2020, 7:19pm

Brucey wrote:- the brake is often hard to modulate well


2" scar on my right shin testifies to that (still vivid 56 years later). Riding my US Huffy as a 8 year old, the rear wheel locked spectacularly on gravel spilling me onto the rough. It was a sair yin!
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