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Really coming together for you, nice.
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Thanks, but hold your applause 'til the end.
I keep turning up design improvements that need to be made. I realized on my last ride that I'd anchored the backing plate and cable adjuster to the rigid leg of my front forks. This lets the front brake change it's adjustment depending on road surface, suspension travel, braking and how far forward or back I'm sitting on the bike.
I need to anchor everything to the moveable leg like early (knucklehead era) springers do.
Got the mechanism figured out, now it's back to the forge. Whew, and I was afraid I'd run out of things to do.
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