|국가/구분||United States(US) Patent 등록|
|미국특허분류(USC)||188/2418 ; 74/489 ; 188/83 ; 188/265|
|발명자 / 주소|
|인용정보||피인용 횟수 : 4 인용 특허 : 0|
A removable brake locking device for a hand-operated brake lever on a bicycle in its brake actuating position is provided and can be used with only one hand. The device is an nonextendible strap having a loop arranged and configured to be disposed around a handlebar to which the brake lever is attached. File strap has a linear free end extending from the loop which is then snugly pulled over the lever and attached to the loop to cause or to retain the brake lever in a closed or actuated configuration. The bicycle wheel couple to the corresponding brake i...
A method of maintaining a hand-operated, handlebar-mounted brake lever in its brake-engaging position comprising the steps of: fixing one end portion of a strap to said handlebar by looping a fixed closed loop of said strap over said handlebar with one hand; depressing said lever into its said brake-engaging position with said strap with said one hand; closely wrapping said strap around said lever in its brake-engaging position with said one hand; and securely fastening the free other end portion of said strap to said fixed end portion with said one hand...