Advertise on

User Tag List

Results 1 to 2 of 2

Thread: Which V-Brake?

  1. #1
    Senior Member mr,grumpy's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jul 2009
    Boston Burbs
    My Bikes
    Diamondback Sorrento, 1978(ish) Peugeot PRN10e
    0 Post(s)
    0 Thread(s)

    Which V-Brake?

    I plan on up-grading my brakes and while i was reading reviews on the brakes on my bike now, every one was talking about up-grading to Avid single-7s/ Never heard of them. LBS is a Shimanno snob but it looks like the Deore brakes can be had for about the same price as the Avid -7s. Opinions and recommendations are now welcome!
    "I'm built like a marine mammal. I love the cold! "-Cosmoline
    "MTBing is cheap compared to any motorsport I've done. It's very expensive compared to jogging."-ColinL
    1999-ish Diamondback Sorrento (I'm not Dead Yet! I feal happy. I think I'll go for a walk!)
    1980ish Raleigh Marathon (Vintage Steel)
    2007 Gary Fisher Advance (giving the Sorrento a break)
    2006 Trek 820 (Captain Amazing)
    2010 Specialized Tricross (Back in Black)

    My little bike blog.

  2. #2
    Senior Member
    Join Date
    Aug 2009
    Burnaby, BC
    0 Post(s)
    0 Thread(s)
    I think that either the Deores or the Avid 7s will work fine for you. Both are $20 right now at Jenson.

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts