I recently bought some new Shimano brakes to replace my entry level Avid brakes.
I say recently, they’ve been sitting on my shelf for about four weeks, un-opened.
Why the inertia? The cables, they are too long and the prospect of bleeding my brakes makes my chest tight with anxiety. The alternative, ride around with long brake cables wrapped precariously around my handlebars.
Tonight I finally took the plunge. After a good hour of searching around, this was the best solution, and it worked, perfectly…