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Old 12-06-05, 10:39 AM   #1
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Brake improvement ideas??

I am in need of some help, my brake sucks! I need some tips on how to get it up to scratch, any ideas??
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Old 12-06-05, 11:10 AM   #2
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Yeah lots.

But unfortunately you didn't provide any information on what your current brake set up is, so we can't even establish a starting point to improve on.
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Old 12-06-05, 02:36 PM   #3
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Go Lyle!

So, do you have a gyro or straight cable? Chrome rims? What kind of brake are you running? Is it set up properly? How much do you weigh? That will give us a start.

The short answer is to get some Koolstop salmon pads and adjust everything properly.
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Old 12-06-05, 02:44 PM   #4
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Kool Stop pads are really nice they work good with the evolver U brakes and chrome rims
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post a pic of your brake setup.
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just take em off. i ride without them and wont go to using them any time soon. as long as u dont live at the top of a big hill
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Old 12-14-05, 03:36 AM   #7
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Not everyone wants to go brakeless. Of course, this guy doesn't want working brakes, or he would have posted again.
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