View Single Post
Old 10-27-2010, 04:37 PM   #40
Mark5PA
Beastly Adventurer
 
Mark5PA's Avatar
 
Joined: Jun 2009
Location: Tunkhannock,PA
Oddometer: 1,742
Quote:
Originally Posted by Singletrack_mind



What I did to raise my brake pedal's resting height was to remove the pedal from the bike and grind a small amount off the lever at the spot where it hits the stop on the frame. Take it easy, do it in stages so you don't go too far. Not to worry though, if you did grind too much, or someday want to re-locate for different pegs or something, a blob of weld on the contact point will let you start over.
That's a great idea! Every other bike I've owned had an easily adjustable splined lever. Your idea is golden. You should get a prize or something. Haven't even looked at that contact point sense I've seen this post, but I wonder if a drill & tap with a small locking bolt, for easy adjustment is possible?

Great idea SingleTrack.
__________________
Mark
F800GS

Endless Mountains,PA
Mark5PA is offline   Reply With Quote