Funn Torque Twister Brake Lever

4.75/5 (4 Reviews)


Product Description

- World wide patented Torque Twister technology offering 'on-the-fly' adjustment for torque, modulation and cable pull.
- Large range of adjustability - break levers can be mated with either a disk-break system or a linear-style break system. No more worries about mismatched break-lever paring.
- Flip-flop ambidextrous design - for using the same break lever for either the left or right side.
- Forged 6061 alloy lever - sandblasted and anodized for long wear and durability.
- Highest quality construction with brass adjuster nut and stainless hardware
- Super crisp Laser-etched graphics on both top and bottom surfaces - unheard of!!!
- MX-style, twin bolt rear clamping offering increased clamping force.


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Reviews 1 - 4 (4 Reviews Total)

User Reviews

Overall Rating:5
Value Rating:5
Submitted by Jake Andrew a Weekend Warrior from Fredericton Canada

Date Reviewed: May 28, 2004

Strengths:    everything, they are 2 sided, stiff, every ajustment amaginable, make my brakes work better, look sweet

Weaknesses:    Zero!

Bottom Line:   
the greatest mechanical levers, i dirt jump, and theese stop me faster and dont break when you crash. they look sweet and are just unbelieveable.

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Favorite Trail:   any northshores, jumps drops...

Duration Product Used:   Less than 1 month

Price Paid:    $15.00

Purchased At:   off a friend

Similar Products Used:   ummm, there is no brake lever in the world as sweet as theese

Bike Setup:   spec. p.2 mainly stock, '03 shiver sc fork

Overall Rating:4
Value Rating:5
Submitted by SuperCraig Ross a Weekend Warrior from Middle Sackville, NS, Canada

Date Reviewed: October 19, 2002

Strengths:    Very beefy lever, I doubt they would would crap out in a crash. Multiple adjustments for reach, cable pull, etc. Good braking feel at the levers.

Weaknesses:    None yet. Maybe the weight.

Bottom Line:   
These are an excellent Freeride or trail bike levers. Great deal.

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Favorite Trail:   Triple L

Duration Product Used:   3 months

Price Paid:    $30.00

Purchased At:   Sportwheels

Similar Products Used:   Shimano LX, Shimano STX-RC, 4Rox, SRAM 9.0

Bike Setup:   2001 Norco Torrent. Marzocchi z4 100. Full LX, Race Face LP cranks, stem and bar. Rhyno Lites with FUNN Huru Guru Hubs. Grimecha Mechanical brakes. Axiom seatpost and Tioga Multi Control Saddle.

Overall Rating:5
Value Rating:5
Submitted by Andrew Cheechelotchovitch a Cross Country Rider from Toronto Ontario Canada

Date Reviewed: August 8, 2002

Strengths:    Florange colour, bombproof looking (probably are, but I,m out of bombs right now), ajustability (what the heck are those lever mounted ajusters for? I need some info to set these up properly), very stiff!

Weaknesses:    No website I can find. Maybe I have last year's levers, as I had to do the grip/everything removal dance to install them, but that is fairly normal.

Bottom Line:   
These levers really cleaned up the un-modulatable braking from the powertools KHS system which came with the bike.
Braking suddenly became fully modulateable, powertool brake arms saving themselves from the parts bin.
I was very happy with this choice, which was an impulse buy due to th colour. They are not the lightest, (same as powertools), and are a bit bulky, but I will probably be hospitalised if I break them; they may be the last levers I ever buy based on the construction.

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Favorite Trail:   Porcupine Ridge

Duration Product Used:   3 months

Price Paid:    $38.00

Purchased At:   Out of Bounds, Owen Sound

Similar Products Used:   Power tools (tektro? KHS house brand- I don't know why I rode with these so long), diacompe, lee chi, LX, etc.

Bike Setup:   KHS comp softail, Manitou Xvert tripleclamp, basically a frankenbike.

Overall Rating:5
Value Rating:5
Submitted by Steve a Weekend Warrior from Melbourne, Australia

Date Reviewed: June 11, 2002

Strengths:    stiff, strong, don't have to take the grips off to mount, the "torque twist" thing is cool, they look mad, and there's just an air of "this is the SH1T" from them.

Weaknesses:    the levers are a little square compared to say Avids, but it's not annoying or anything.... so i guess it doesn't really count as a weakness.

Bottom Line:   
These levers are good. maybe not quite as comfy as Avids, but i have no reason to want to change them. they're nice and stiff, and you get the feeling that all the power you put in is being transmitted to the brakes rather than soaked up in flex.

class act.

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Favorite Trail:   Narby!

Duration Product Used:   3 months

Purchased At:   came with bike

Similar Products Used:   Avid various, Shimano various, Tektro etc, most hydro levers

Bike Setup:   Norco VPS Atomik, stock except for XT rear derailleur, XT rear hub, and IRC Kujo 2.35s

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