This upgraded version of the BB7 has a durable anodized finish and stainless steel hardware.
- For use with with long cable-pull levers
- Pad retraction and spring tension are adjustable
- Includes steel-backed organic pads
- Caliper has 74mm mounting bolt spacing; mounting adaptors are sold separately
- Brake Caliper Type: Post Mount
- Brake Lever Actuation: Long Pull
- Rotor Included: No
- Weight: 204 g
For the stop/start world of cyclocross, Avid makes the inimitable Shorty Ultimate Rim Brake. The ideal balance of power, control and weight, the Ultimates are the choice of pro crossers across the globe. They offer an open design that clears mud quickly while also dishing out serious stopping power and modulation. Just a twist of the in-line cable adjustment knob lets you dial in cable tension, and you can choose between a wide or narrow stance for increased mud clearance or power. And, the Shorty uses standard road cartridge pads for easy maintenance.
Avid's BB7 MTN S Mechanical Disc Brake delivers with power, control, and a sleek black anodized finish that makes this brake look as fast as you feel. You'll love the simple cable pull system that's optimized for linear-pull levers. Avid's ingenious Tri-Align caliper-positioning system perfectly aligns the pads parallel to the rotor in seconds for powerful braking with positive modulation in any condition. This brake kit includes an HS1 rotor for solid stopping power.