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Carolina Bicycle Club
Freewheelers Brevet Series
|These pictures show a method of attaching
fenders to a road bike that lacks clearance for the normal method of
attaching them. The fender stays can be attached to the fork and seat
stays with cushioned clamps. I found these pictures on the internet but do
not know where they came from and so I am unable to give credit for them.
|The rear fender is cut and
fits against the bridge and the rear brake. The brackets reach over the
brake and the bridge to connect at the brake/bridge junction.
||Likewise, the front fender
is cut to fit against the front of the brake and the rear of the fork. The
bracket for the front of the fender reaches over the brake and back to the
|The bracket for the back
part of the front fender had to get tricky because of the recessed front
brake bolt. Hence, the bracket reaches under the fork and then turns up
behind the front brake.
||And finally a cut water
bottle flap to reduce road spray even more - with the basic message.