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01-17-20, 10:12 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 109
Posted By cobba

[/color] That's probably because the...

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That's probably because the protruding 'handle' of the certain Avid & Hayes pads would hit the 'spider' of that rotor.
I know people have cut that protruding part off these types of...
11-23-19, 01:14 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 972
Posted By cobba

As said before, take a pic of the rear derailleur...

As said before, take a pic of the rear derailleur that shows it attached to the frame.

A side on photo like the following would be good.
...
11-22-19, 12:12 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 226
Posted By cobba

Rockshox Part # 00.4315.032.628 ...

Rockshox Part # 00.4315.032.628

http://www.bikeman.com/FK8684.html

Look on pages 38 & 40 in the Spare Parts Catalog:...
11-21-19, 05:23 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 476
Posted By cobba

The 4700 rear derailleur uses a different cable...

The 4700 rear derailleur uses a different cable pull ratio to the other Shimano 10 speed road rear derailleurs.

You'll need either a different rear derailleur or a 4700 shifter.
11-16-19, 07:14 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 324
Posted By cobba

15 & 20mm axles need a lockring that uses a...

15 & 20mm axles need a lockring that uses a bottom bracket tool.
...
11-16-19, 03:10 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,881
Posted By cobba

Post some photos, they might reveal something...

Post some photos, they might reveal something that hasn't already been noticed.

Some photos from the OP could possibly have revealed the incorrect setup problem early in this thread.
11-15-19, 05:11 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,881
Posted By cobba

Have you found what's causing the problem?

Have you found what's causing the problem?
11-08-19, 11:55 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 331
Posted By cobba

You want to attach an old Juicy caliper to a...

You want to attach an old Juicy caliper to a hydraulic road lever like the following?

https://www.sram.com/en/sram/models/sb-red-hrd-b2
11-08-19, 11:46 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 2,132
Posted By cobba

If the adapter is correctly orientated and you're...

If the adapter is correctly orientated and you're using the correct adapter for the rotor, you shouldn't need any extra washers, you'd only need those spherical washers between the caliper and the...
11-08-19, 08:10 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 2,132
Posted By cobba

Some photos of how it's attached might be useful....

Some photos of how it's attached might be useful.

The old adapter and the new adapter are for different size rotors.

Old adapter = rear 160mm rotor/ front 180mm
New adapter = rear 140mm rotor/...
11-04-19, 10:24 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,881
Posted By cobba

I think I'm seeing where these Shimano customer...

I think I'm seeing where these Shimano customer reps are getting mixed up, it's on the Compatibility chart.

https://productinfo.shimano.com/#/com?cid=C-432&acid=C-432

First it shows all 9 speed...
11-03-19, 10:29 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 358
Posted By cobba

34 looks like a good match. ...

34 looks like a good match.

https://wheelsmfg.com/derailleur-hanger-34.html
...
10-31-19, 10:01 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,881
Posted By cobba

If the cable was attached properly to start with,...

If the cable was attached properly to start with, I don't think thread would exist.

I've seen posts where people had done the same thing that you did with a mountain derailleur and mountain...
10-31-19, 09:52 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,284
Posted By cobba

What didn't make sense to you, affected how the 2...

What didn't make sense to you, affected how the 2 parts worked together.
The outboard side is where the cable is supposed to go, it mightn't seem to be much but moving the cable 5mm from where it's...
10-31-19, 09:38 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 2,132
Posted By cobba

A side on photo like the rear brake would of been...

A side on photo like the rear brake would of been better for comparison but I think I can see what's happening.

On the rear brake, the torque arm looks to be in a more advanced position then the...
10-31-19, 05:32 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 2,132
Posted By cobba

Did you see the link I posted for the 2 x BB7...

Did you see the link I posted for the 2 x BB7 road brakes for $62?

If your front brake is the same as the rear, it's going to end up loosing adjustment and dragging like the rear.

A photo of...
10-30-19, 09:10 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 2,132
Posted By cobba

Road versions have been around for over 10 years,...

Road versions have been around for over 10 years, the MTB versions were always black, the Road versions used to be always silver/platinum.

If you can, ask your friend if the brakes were the...
10-30-19, 08:39 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 2,132
Posted By cobba

Never seen a black BB5 Road before. Just had...

Never seen a black BB5 Road before.

Just had a look at some old archived SRAM pages from a couple of years ago on the web archive, they only list Platinum as the color for Road BB5's, maybe those...
10-30-19, 07:18 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 2,132
Posted By cobba

Road BB5's have always been silver. If black...

Road BB5's have always been silver.

If black is the original color and it hasn't been repainted, it's a MTB BB5.
10-30-19, 04:30 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 2,132
Posted By cobba

I'd get a pair and replace the front caliper too,...

I'd get a pair and replace the front caliper too, even if the front brake seems to be working ok at the moment.
...
10-29-19, 11:01 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 2,132
Posted By cobba

You're using a mountain brake with a road lever. ...

You're using a mountain brake with a road lever.

Mountain BB5: https://www.sram.com/en/sram/models/db-blbg-5m-a1

Road BB5: https://www.sram.com/en/sram/models/db-blbg-5r-a1
10-29-19, 08:04 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 2,132
Posted By cobba

How true is the rotor?

How true is the rotor?
10-26-19, 11:31 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 538
Posted By cobba

What model SLX derailleur do you currently have? ...

What model SLX derailleur do you currently have?

RD-M????
10-25-19, 12:34 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 312
Posted By cobba

You need a cassette lockring tool.

You need a cassette lockring tool.
10-24-19, 11:10 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,284
Posted By cobba

Sounds like the cable is incorrectly attached, it...

Sounds like the cable is incorrectly attached, it is supposed to be attached on the outboard side of the pinch bolt.

Attach it on the correct side and report back.
...
10-24-19, 10:03 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,881
Posted By cobba

Is the cable attached the same way as in the...

Is the cable attached the same way as in the photo I previously posted?

Your second post sounds like you've attached the cable on the inboard side but it should be attached to the outboard side as...
10-21-19, 11:13 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,881
Posted By cobba

Like this? ...

Like this?

https://cimg6.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulletin/615x536/screen_shot_2019_10_22_at_4_00_43_am_1d0e6caad914d3da876cd8ac81bd9855bf1a0b54.png
...
10-21-19, 10:28 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,881
Posted By cobba

Yep, my mistake, I must of been thinking of the...

Yep, my mistake, I must of been thinking of the 6000 model.
10-21-19, 09:03 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 230
Posted By cobba

Nope, the Avid calipers that use the spherical...

Nope, the Avid calipers that use the spherical washers are offset and need the extra spacing below them that those washers provide, if you directly mount a BB7 on a post mount fork without an...
10-20-19, 07:43 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 175
Posted By cobba

Yes.

Yes.
10-20-19, 05:34 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 230
Posted By cobba

What adapters you use will depend on the rotor...

What adapters you use will depend on the rotor size and the frame/fork mounts that the adapters are attached to.

You can reuse the Shimano adapters if you want, but you will need bolts that are...
10-20-19, 04:43 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,881
Posted By cobba

Is the RD-M4000 attached properly? The...

Is the RD-M4000 attached properly?

The 'bracket axle unit' or 'b-link' on shadow derailleurs needs to be in a horizontal position.
I've seen people incorrectly attach shadow derailleurs with the...
10-15-19, 09:35 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,747
Posted By cobba

Photos show that you have the BB7 Mountain...

Photos show that you have the BB7 Mountain version, what levers are you using?
10-14-19, 05:54 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,747
Posted By cobba

Is the rotor spaced as recommended by Avid? ...

Is the rotor spaced as recommended by Avid?

https://cimg7.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulletin/385x368/vueh9_67ab972fecfd72ad716d007baa7f79ac4fc430ff.png
10-10-19, 09:22 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 326
Posted By cobba

That mount will work.

That mount will work.
10-07-19, 01:55 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 316
Posted By cobba

This link will tell you about the fork. ...

This link will tell you about the fork.

https://trailhead.rockshox.com/en/
09-19-19, 02:11 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 857
Posted By cobba

Bracket axle unit installed in the horizontal...

Bracket axle unit installed in the horizontal position as it should be?

I've seen people incorrectly attach it in a vertical position, they had problems with shifting and chain tension.
...
09-16-19, 11:08 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 589
Posted By cobba

OPs photo from the partially posted web address:...

OPs photo from the partially posted web address: https://ibb.co/7jD59WP

https://cimg5.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulletin/1107x1994/v2_e082335d23f1a50f60b5b61528509ae384e35ad3.jpg
09-16-19, 10:59 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 464
Posted By cobba

SRAM only makes adapters for 200mm rotors, if you...

SRAM only makes adapters for 200mm rotors, if you want a 203mm adapter, get a Shimano adapter.

Shimano 160 to 203mm adapter: http://www.bikeman.com/BR8914.html

SRAM 160 to 200mm adapter:...
08-09-19, 07:41 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 482
Posted By cobba

Small sprocket and small chainring combo? If...

Small sprocket and small chainring combo?

If it is, how does it look small sprocket and large chainring combo or the large sprocket and large chainring combo?
07-31-19, 06:48 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 540
Posted By cobba

I went off 25% sag just rounded it up, a couple...

I went off 25% sag just rounded it up, a couple mm's here or there won't make much difference.
07-31-19, 06:42 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 540
Posted By cobba

468: Bikeman Salsa Cro Moto Grande 29" Fork, Disc...

468: Bikeman Salsa Cro Moto Grande 29" Fork, Disc Only Black (http://www.bikeman.com/FK0511.html)
465: Bikeman Kona P2 29er Disc Fork, Matte Black (http://www.bikeman.com/KON-P2MTN29DISC.html)
465:...
07-31-19, 06:16 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 540
Posted By cobba

Rim brake or disc brake? Might be hard...

Rim brake or disc brake?

Might be hard finding a rim brake fork with that A/C measurement.
07-31-19, 05:32 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 540
Posted By cobba

Subtract the % of the 63mm of fork travel, not...

Subtract the % of the 63mm of fork travel, not off the A/C length.

Example:
A suspension fork with 500mm A/C measurement and 100mm travel.
If you ride with 20% sag, the axle to crown measurement...
07-30-19, 09:45 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 426
Posted By cobba

Looks like it is rubbing on the caliper not the...

Looks like it is rubbing on the caliper not the mount.

Loosen the 2 bolts that hold the caliper onto the frame, just loosen them enough that the caliper has sideways movement.
Squeeze the brake...
07-30-19, 01:51 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 770
Posted By cobba

What shifters do you have? What video did...

What shifters do you have?

What video did you watch?

https://www.parktool.com/blog/repair-help/front-derailleur-adjustment
07-29-19, 12:01 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 575
Posted By cobba

Look like the bolts you'd need come with the...

Look like the bolts you'd need come with the adapter.

Installation instructions: https://si.shimano.com/#/en/SI/8NU0A

Looks like it shouldn't be a problem fitting a 160mm rotor, some of the...
07-29-19, 10:49 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 575
Posted By cobba

Yes if you have a flat mount caliper and flat...

Yes if you have a flat mount caliper and flat mount frame.


The first model Ultegra disc brakes were post mount calipers, the current Ultegra disc brakes are flat mount calipers.
07-29-19, 07:03 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 206
Posted By cobba

Another method:...

Another method: https://www.pinkbike.com/video/478889/
07-26-19, 11:08 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 398
Posted By cobba

Post a photo. It might be a bushing.

Post a photo.

It might be a bushing.
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