Rene Herse cantilever
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Category:  Brakes
Name:  Rene Herse cantilever
Brand:  Rene Herse
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Years:  1938 - ?
Country:  France
Added By: peterbman on 11/02/16
Updated By: peterbman on 11/03/16
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Design Category CantileverCable Adjuster
Quick Release Attachment Bolt Type
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Mark Fletcher: "Rene Herse introduced his cantilever brakes in 1938. They were among the earliest brazed-on cantis and predate Mafac/Securitie. For some reason they were marketed as Speedy brakes by Reynolds French importer Dupieux rather than Herse himself, unlike his other components such as his cranks and pedals that were sold under his own name."
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