Do I want floating rotors and braided hoses?

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  • mansonsoul
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    Xiphon, that looks amazing, totally industrial.

    xiphon
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    @mansonsoul

    The calipers come in two parts, back in the days when you changed half of the brake to suit the mount (Boxxer, IS) and rotor size.

    Every 12-18 months (depending on use/spare time), I strip them, put the components through the dishwasher (pistons, caliper halves) and give them a service (replace internal seals), then re-bleed. Plenty of power on tap!

    Now running 225mm front (with 6Ti caliper), as I got them both for a price I couldn’t refuse…

    Premier Icon Del
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    brake rotors warp now?
    ok…
    🙄

    mansonsoul
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    I’ve decided to go with braided hoses, non floating rotors, and matchmaker clamps. Much awesomeness.

    Premier Icon molgrips
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    I’m straying dangerously close to buying a bike component that I have no need for simply because it’s awesome:

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