Originally Posted by Ogre_fl
I use a Velcro strap on the front brake when I want to leave the rig running at idle.
The strap goes around the master cylinder when not being used.
However I leave it in gear when parked normally (engine not running)
I have seen rigs with linked brakes that have a handle to engage the rear/car brake, but the strap works fine for me.
Why not get the style brake lever they use to have on the Honda 110 ATC's, where you pull the lever in and flip a spring loaded bail to keep it in place. When you want to move you just pull in the lever and the spring loaded bail releases the catch on the lever?