Touring - Origin8 cantis?
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04-23-08, 02:17 PM
Anybody ever set these up and/or ridden them. Sweet looking, but I've never fiddled with a set.
04-23-08, 02:39 PM
Never used them, but I've heard good things on the CX subforum. They look like Mafac or Frogleg clones; gotta bend the post to adjust toe-in. Also they are wide profile, which may or may not play well with your rear rack in touring applications.
I am currently using the Tektro CR720 on my CX bike which adjust using orbital washers like a V-brake. I like them very much. I was concerned about heel/calf clearance, but it hasn't been an issue. Using KoolStop for V-brake pads though, instead of the stock tektros.
The origin8 brakes:
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