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10-29-22, 01:36 AM
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Posted By chaadster

yeah, a few seconds of sanding the pads and that...

yeah, a few seconds of sanding the pads and that was that for me!

Do it face down on sandpaper on a flat surface to keep the pad face level, of course.
09-28-22, 07:23 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,060
Posted By chaadster

What? Just like it? No, I wasn’t in PA...

What? Just like it? No, I wasn’t in PA yesterday, but I wanna know who the sick bastard aping my style is… 😉
03-04-22, 10:35 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,060
Posted By chaadster

That was brilliant; the wheels spin freely after...

That was brilliant; the wheels spin freely after a super quick sanding of each pad face.

Thanks for the tip!
03-02-22, 08:20 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,060
Posted By chaadster

Hope Tech UK got back quickly on my inquiry, and...

Hope Tech UK got back quickly on my inquiry, and suggested the same given how little rubbing there is, after going through some of the other possibilities. Kind of surprisingly, they did not mention...
03-01-22, 08:35 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,060
Posted By chaadster

Thanks! With all the nooks, crannies, and...

Thanks! With all the nooks, crannies, and machine marks, I’m starting think they’re going to be a royal PITA to clean… :rolleyes:
03-01-22, 08:32 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,060
Posted By chaadster

It turns out I’m getting slight brake rub front...

It turns out I’m getting slight brake rub front and rear. As I mentioned earlier, there was not much of any pad clearance going on, and I futzed with aligning the caliper and the pistons quite a...
03-01-22, 01:46 PM
Replies: 19
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Posted By chaadster

yes. There’s a “D” on the large bore caps for...

yes. There’s a “D” on the large bore caps for that type, and an “M” on mineral oil variants.
03-01-22, 01:13 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,060
Posted By chaadster

I got them put on this morning without any...

I got them put on this morning without any difficulty, and my initial impressions are very good.

I used both the front and rear FMF +20 and FM +20, which fit with 160mm rotors without needing any...
02-27-22, 08:02 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,060
Posted By chaadster

Scored some Hope RX4+ brakes!

I was finally able to locate a pair of Hope RX4+ calipers in the desired spec (i.e. the new flat mount “+20” models) from R2 Bike in Germany after quite a bit of searching which even included...
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