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Old 06-24-20, 10:45 PM
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Originally Posted by veganbikes View Post
Cane Creek is an American company, Tektro is a Taiwanese company. Cane Creek makes some of the finest and lightest rim brakes on the market as well as excellent headsets, suspension products and other neat stuff. Tektro is brake focused and hits a massive chunk of the OEM market and churns out some decent stuff at lower prices.

I think you might have meant Tektro and TRP (Tektro Racing Products). If so not a huge difference but the TRP stuff is generally of higher quality and more likely produced in their Taiwan factories rather than Chinese ones. TRP for them is kind of like S-Works for Specialized in a way. It is the higher end more polished product.
Tektro levers are about $10 cheaper compared to Cane Creek. They do look identical and just wondering if it’s worth paying extra $10.

thanks for the info, really appreciate it.

Last edited by jay4usc; 06-24-20 at 11:03 PM.
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