That looks like an amazing ride! From the photos, it looks like it's possible that you ended up with the long-pull version of the Genevalle brake levers. If that's the case, it would explain the weak brake power.
On Thursday, September 15, 2016 at 3:01:23 PM UTC-4, twowheeledtexan wrote: > > Hello all, > Thought I could share a couple pics from my first gravel ride on the Sam. > Bike road great even despite the 32mm touring tires. With some fatter > knobbies it'll be a blast I'm sure. The Tektro 559s do leave something to > be desired. Anyone have any experience with Paul centerpulls? Or any other > brake with better stopping power and the same clearance? One pic has the > Hood Canal and the Olympics in the background, other is Mt. Baker in the > distance. > > -- You received this message because you are subscribed to the Google Groups "RBW Owners Bunch" group. To unsubscribe from this group and stop receiving emails from it, send an email to rbw-owners-bunch+unsubscr...@googlegroups.com. To post to this group, send email to firstname.lastname@example.org. Visit this group at https://groups.google.com/group/rbw-owners-bunch. For more options, visit https://groups.google.com/d/optout.