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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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    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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    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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    Kool Stop pads are really nice they work good with the evolver U brakes and chrome rims
    I'm switching to quads.

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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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    Senior Member Brian's Avatar
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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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