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Matthew Eagar

Fan of JavaScript and Ruby, Team Lead at http://500px.com

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Sep
28
answered My brake lever is coming loose from my handle bars; how can I tighten it?
Sep
28
revised My brake lever is coming loose from my handle bars; how can I tighten it?
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Sep
28
comment My brake lever is coming loose from my handle bars; how can I tighten it?
After trying to get a photo, I realized the "T" was set back inside a little hex socket, and that it is responsible for tightening the lever to the bar. I couldn't tell with a flashlight because the edges were in shadow. Posted my photo as an answer below, thanks guys. Edits to my answer for any specific terminology would be appreciated.
Sep
28
revised My brake lever is coming loose from my handle bars; how can I tighten it?
added 79 characters in body
Sep
28
comment My brake lever is coming loose from my handle bars; how can I tighten it?
@Daniel I can see a little "T" when I remove the little black cap from the front of the lever. It doesn't appear to be a screw. Photo coming.
Sep
28
comment My brake lever is coming loose from my handle bars; how can I tighten it?
@Neil Done and done. I can't see any kind of screw that might be used to tighten them to the handle bars.
Sep
28
revised My brake lever is coming loose from my handle bars; how can I tighten it?
Add photos
Sep
28
asked My brake lever is coming loose from my handle bars; how can I tighten it?
Sep
27
comment Why ride a fixed-gear bike?
I wouldn't be too hesitant to mention #4, it's pretty objectively true. The sheer number of brightly coloured/ultra minimalist fixies is enough evidence that form seems to be at least as important as function for a lot of people.
Aug
3
revised What is a “road” bike? Don't they all ride on a road?
Small gramar fix
Aug
3
suggested suggested edit on What is a “road” bike? Don't they all ride on a road?
Aug
3
awarded  Necromancer
Jul
26
revised Shimano Revo Shift Gives No Clicks
grammer, puncutation
Jul
26
suggested suggested edit on Shimano Revo Shift Gives No Clicks
Jul
22
comment What kind of handlebar should go on a fixie to sell it?
Is indeed a nice fixie, what made you want to sell it?
Jun
14
revised What is the narrowest tire you would use for commuting?
Add a link for the tyres in question
Jun
14
suggested suggested edit on What is the narrowest tire you would use for commuting?
Jun
2
answered Recommendation for panniers to carry a laptop for daily commute That's available in the UK
Feb
21
comment Where can I buy Framesaver in Canada?
@mgb accidental upvote on comment... Meant to agree with freiheit. WD40 does not leave any protective coating behind. I was hoping for something to coat and protect since I have reasonably harsh Canadian weather to deal with.
Feb
20
asked Where can I buy Framesaver in Canada?