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Suntour Superbe Brakes with exposed spring?

Old 01-23-24, 06:01 AM
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Suntour Superbe Brakes with exposed spring?

We are selling a Suntour Superbe Pro brake set on eBay that has exposed brake springs. The box says Superbe Pro. Is this an early version of Suntour Superbe Pro with later ones having the “hidden spring”? We have found a couple of Superbe Pro sets sold in the past on eBay that have exposed springs.
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Yes. Have you checked out VeloBase.com?
Just because an item is marked or described as Superbe does not mean it is a PRO version. It's not.
The only Pro with hidden springs is VeloBase.com - Component: SunTour BA-SB00-S, Superbe Pro
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I agree check Velobase. I believe the hidden spring was just aevolution of the brakes but I'm not sure if there was earlier pro version.

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They are long reach early Superbe Pros on authority of Velo Base

I thought I posted a reply where Velo Bas clearly shows early Suntour Superbe Pros with exposed springs. Don’t know why it didn’t show here. Trying again

These are what we are selling

https://velobase.com/ViewComponent.a...m=117&AbsPos=1

Also see
https://velobase.com/ViewComponent.a...m=117&AbsPos=0 for short reach
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Originally Posted by rcommbikes
We are selling a Suntour Superbe Pro brake set on eBay that has exposed brake springs. The box says Superbe Pro. Is this an early version of Suntour Superbe Pro with later ones having the “hidden spring”? We have found a couple of Superbe Pro sets sold in the past on eBay that have exposed springs.
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https://www.ebay.com/itm/25633747573...mis&media=COPY
You might want to remove the link to your Ebay sale before the mods see it or someone reports it. Forum classified rules say that's a no no here.

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Sorry, Didn't remember ebay link rule. Any idea how I can delete
my post or get to a mod?
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Found how to edit and removed link.
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