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08-10-22, 09:09 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 102
Posted By cobba

You could probably increase the rotor size by...

You could probably increase the rotor size by 20mm by using a SRAM '20 S' spacer kit with the flat mount to post mount adapter.

* The more common type of post mount adapters wouldn't work with the...
07-11-22, 10:43 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 249
Posted By cobba

Photo: https://bikeforums.net/g/user/556947 ...

Photo: https://bikeforums.net/g/user/556947

You don't have a flat mount caliper or flat mounts on the frame, you have a post mount caliper and post mount frame mounts.

The adapter that you...
06-25-22, 03:21 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 637
Posted By cobba

The photos show the problem:...

The photos show the problem: https://www.bikeforums.net/g/album/25438694
06-21-22, 08:23 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 229
Posted By cobba

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=w86R3tl3i6g

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=w86R3tl3i6g
06-16-22, 03:53 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 359
Posted By cobba

The old Avid G3 Solid Sweep can still be found if...

The old Avid G3 Solid Sweep can still be found if you look....
06-13-22, 10:08 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 237
Posted By cobba

Looks like the OP is talking about the barrel...

Looks like the OP is talking about the barrel adjuster on the brake lever.

Photos: https://www.bikeforums.net/g/album/25317365
06-09-22, 06:18 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 886
Posted By cobba

https://bikeforums.net/g/picture/25261382 ...

https://bikeforums.net/g/picture/25261382
...
05-15-22, 10:46 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 149
Posted By cobba

It's a Tektro Airflow rotor and it doesn't look...

It's a Tektro Airflow rotor and it doesn't look to be made anymore.

https://www.ebay.com/itm/174489105294
05-09-22, 09:40 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,103
Posted By cobba

No it doesn't. No. K-type and...

No it doesn't.



No.

K-type and L-type pads are only for flat mount calipers, they are smaller in length to the G-type, J-type and B-type pads that are for post mount calipers, the B-type pad...
04-24-22, 08:00 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 520
Posted By cobba

Not that I know of and there's none on their...

Not that I know of and there's none on their website.
04-24-22, 06:46 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 520
Posted By cobba

The two bolt holes I circled are for attaching a...

The two bolt holes I circled are for attaching a rack or fender.

The middle hole doesn't need that bolt to hold the disc adapter onto the frame, the 2 larger bolts are enough to attach it.

If...
04-24-22, 08:51 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 213
Posted By cobba

Have another look at the manual. Start from...

Have another look at the manual.

Start from page 18.....
https://si.shimano.com/api/publish/storage/pdf/en/dm/SMMA00A/DM-SMMA00A-01-ENG.pdf
04-24-22, 07:01 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 520
Posted By cobba

You've uploaded photos:...

You've uploaded photos: https://bikeforums.net/g/album/24752455

There is M5 mounting holes on both sides of the frame for attaching the rack.
...
04-22-22, 07:21 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 520
Posted By cobba

Upload some photos.

Upload some photos.
04-19-22, 05:50 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 891
Posted By cobba

Have you thought about trying hydraulic rim...

Have you thought about trying hydraulic rim brakes?

https://www.magura.com/en/components/bike/rim-brakes/
02-02-22, 09:44 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 635
Posted By cobba

OP's photo:...

OP's photo: https://www.bikeforums.net/g/picture/23919630
12-21-21, 05:50 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 720
Posted By cobba

Looks to be plenty of clearance, when does the...

Looks to be plenty of clearance, when does the chain rub on the frame?

https://bikeforums.net/g/picture/23504533

...
12-21-21, 09:00 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 720
Posted By cobba

Take a photo showing how much clearance there is...

Take a photo showing how much clearance there is when the chain in the big front / small rear combo.
12-20-21, 06:32 AM
11-28-21, 09:18 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 281
Posted By cobba

Here's your photo:...

Here's your photo: https://bikeforums.net/g/picture/23253765

What's the brand, model and age of the fork?

If you don't know, add some more photos and someone might be able to work out what you...
11-23-21, 08:13 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 288
Posted By cobba

It wouldn't work if you are using rim brakes on a...

It wouldn't work if you are using rim brakes on a 26" front wheel.



That Soma 80mm suspension corrected fork with a 440mm axle to crown measurement would be perfect if you're still using rim...
11-21-21, 12:27 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 449
Posted By cobba

One is a conventional/standard derailleur the...

One is a conventional/standard derailleur the other one is a direct mount derailleur.

The direct mount derailleur needs a b-link (bracket axle unit) to attach it to a standard derailleur hanger....
11-20-21, 10:08 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 449
Posted By cobba

The hanger in the following link, looks to be the...

The hanger in the following link, looks to be the one that would fit on your bike, the derailleur that you bought, would fit on it without having to modify it or the hanger.

...
11-14-21, 01:34 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 535
Posted By cobba

It probably isn't recommended to use a 180mm...

It probably isn't recommended to use a 180mm rotor on that fork.

If you really wanted to do it, you could attach a P20 (160 to 180mm) post mount to post mount adapter onto the 160mm flat mount to...
10-17-21, 06:04 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 450
Posted By cobba

Found your derailleur photo . ...

Found your derailleur photo .

https://bikeforums.net/g/picture/22809962
10-09-21, 04:34 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 498
Posted By cobba

Your derailleur has the wrong type of attachment...

Your derailleur has the wrong type of attachment on it.

You have a derailleur with a dropout claw but you need a derailleur that attaches directly to the derailleur hanger.
...
10-08-21, 09:01 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 498
Posted By cobba

Can you post some photos?

Can you post some photos?
09-27-21, 01:51 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 436
Posted By cobba

You should of bought the previous model Deore...

You should of bought the previous model Deore brakes.

https://bike.shimano.com/en-US/product/component/deore-m6000/BL-M6000.html
09-26-21, 01:54 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 408
Posted By cobba

https://www.bikeforums.net/g/user/545243 ...

https://www.bikeforums.net/g/user/545243
...
09-16-21, 06:26 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,015
Posted By cobba

It's a 2001 model according to someone who has...

It's a 2001 model according to someone who has owned the same bike since new.

https://singletrackworld.com/forum/topic/old-rockhopper-inspiration-needed/

* Bikepedia & BicycleBlueBook don't...
08-16-21, 07:52 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,309
Posted By cobba

Why didn't you just buy an adapter for the 180mm...

Why didn't you just buy an adapter for the 180mm rotor?

If you ever want to replace the rotor, there won't be much of a choice in what you can get.





Do the pads overhang the rotor by a...
08-16-21, 08:45 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,309
Posted By cobba

That setup looks like it might be wrong for that...

That setup looks like it might be wrong for that caliper, the pads aren't connecting with the inner part of the brake track on that rotor and they're probably overhanging the rotor.

The top CPS...
08-16-21, 07:11 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 468
Posted By cobba

RD-M8000 SGS & 11-50 cassette at 30 seconds into...

RD-M8000 SGS & 11-50 cassette at 30 seconds into the video...

https://youtu.be/rPDJHVgJIjE?t=31
08-14-21, 08:13 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,856
Posted By cobba

Would I be right in saying it's a constant rub...

Would I be right in saying it's a constant rub and not a intermittent one.



I'd go about it differently.

First I'd loosen the pinch bolt on the cable and see if the lever arm can be pushed...
08-13-21, 10:20 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,856
Posted By cobba

That will advance the outer pad onto the rotor...

That will advance the outer pad onto the rotor more, the OP wants more clearance with the outer pad as it's currently rubbing on the rotor and there isn't anymore adjustment.
08-13-21, 09:28 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,856
Posted By cobba

With that brake, only the outer pad moves and...

With that brake, only the outer pad moves and only the inner pad can be adjusted.

Would loosening the brake cable allow the outer pad to retract and give more clearance?
08-13-21, 11:27 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 344
Posted By cobba

They need to be cut off and replaced, when the...

They need to be cut off and replaced, when the flare nut is tightened into the brake lever, it deforms the olive and crushes it onto the hose to make a seal.
...
08-12-21, 09:29 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 344
Posted By cobba

With the correct hardware you could connect it,...

With the correct hardware you could connect it, the old fitting would need to be cut off to attach the new fittings and the brakes would need bleeding afterwards.

Road an mountain levers use...
08-12-21, 07:15 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,309
Posted By cobba

When you double stack those types of adapters,...

When you double stack those types of adapters, you won't have a straight hole going through both adapters.

...
08-12-21, 06:30 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 513
Posted By cobba

Half the pads listed on that page are finned. ...

Half the pads listed on that page are finned.

The L04C Metal, L02A Resin & L03A Resin are finned, the K04Ti Metal, K02Ti Resin & K03Ti Resin are not finned.


Pads are either finned or non...
08-12-21, 07:09 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,309
Posted By cobba

With some adapters you're supposed to use those...

With some adapters you're supposed to use those spherical washers above the caliper.

+20mm adapter
https://si.shimano.com/pdfs/si/SI-8170A-001-ENG.pdf

+23mm adapter...
08-12-21, 05:46 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,309
Posted By cobba

Spend a few $ and buy the correct adapter. ...

Spend a few $ and buy the correct adapter.

https://www.jensonusa.com/Shimano-F203PP-Disc-Brake-Adapter
08-05-21, 07:26 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,348
Posted By cobba

Your photos are here..... ...

Your photos are here.....

https://www.bikeforums.net/g/album/22107142
08-04-21, 09:55 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 5,004
Posted By cobba

The fork on the bike in your album? ...

The fork on the bike in your album?

https://www.bikeforums.net/g/picture/22082506
08-04-21, 09:46 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 468
Posted By cobba

Wheel size and brake type?

Wheel size and brake type?
07-27-21, 07:37 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 164
Posted By cobba

No, they have different part numbers and are a...

No, they have different part numbers and are a different shape.

https://www.sjscycles.co.uk/brake-levers/shimano-ultegra-str8020-bracket-covers-y0e098010/
...
07-25-21, 06:50 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 220
Posted By cobba

Looks like you only need a shorter bolt to attach...

Looks like you only need a shorter bolt to attach a I-Spec II shifter to a I-Spec EV brake lever.

https://www.pinkbike.com/forum/listcomments/?threadid=215252&pagenum=1#commentid6763049
07-22-21, 07:49 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 607
Posted By cobba

Is the bracket axle unit / b-link attached to the...

Is the bracket axle unit / b-link attached to the derailleur hanger properly?

Yours looks like it's attached in a vertical position, it's supposed to be attached in more horizontal position.

...
06-06-21, 09:07 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 660
Posted By cobba

It's a 2017 Lapierre Edge XM 327 ...

It's a 2017 Lapierre Edge XM 327

https://www.chainreactioncycles.com/ca/en/lapierre-edge-xm-327-suspension-bike-2017/rp-prod148738

Can you physically inspect the bike or is this a online only...
06-01-21, 05:49 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,009
Posted By cobba

The mounting surfaces on the 185mm post mount...

The mounting surfaces on the 185mm post mount adapter aren't even, this adapter is only made to be used with Avid CPS calipers which have the spherical washers below it and allow the it to be mounted...
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