Mountain Biking - Disc mounts?
Bikeforums.net is a forum about nothing but bikes. Our community can help you find information about hard-to-find and localized information like bicycle tours, specialties like where in your area to have your recumbent bike serviced, or what are the best bicycle tires and seats for the activities you use your bike for.
12-29-06, 10:41 PM
I'm in the market for a new fork for a beater build I have going on, and I want it to be unique.
I've by complete fluke came upon a ZZYZX fork in my town, and i'm probably going to buy it just for the "different" factor.
One problem, it doesnt have disc tabs. Now, I would imagine there is some type of clamp on you could buy on the net somewhere. Anybody know of one?
I've never seen an adapter to put disc brakes on a fork that isn't disc ready.
Oh how kewl! I remember those ZZYZX fatty mammajamma's. I wanted one sooo bad back in the day. Instead of trying to find a disc mount (probably nearly impossible) look for a set of Magura Hydro rim brakes. That's would be retro'ly delicious.
12-30-06, 03:13 PM
I actually have a box full of them I bought for $100 when I used to have my trials bike, but I'm really set on the disc's.
I know out of all the weird things out there there has got to be something to work.
12-30-06, 06:30 PM
I think I saw something far out there on the internet last year about a way to install discs in the rear on frames not equipped for disc brakes. Any ideas?
It'd be nice because I am not getting rid of my current frame until I break it in half. Everything bolted to it could go...
12-30-06, 07:54 PM
I know of plenty of adapters for the rear of bikes, but none for forks.
Powered by vBulletin® Version 4.1.12 Copyright © 2014 vBulletin Solutions, Inc. All rights reserved.