front brake

  1. Muckroot

    Which pads for unknown calipers?

    I have a caliper assembly that fits the 34mm forks I'm running on my hardtail project. I cant figure out which pads to get from mikes though, because two of the options have key tabs on them. can anyone eyeball this caliper and let me know which of these two sets of pads is the correct set...
  2. GeorgeOC

    Replacement front disc rotor thoughts - Offsets, dimensions, compatibility

    Hello all, I'd like to share some ideas about replacement rotors. First off, thanks to member TimeMachine for his help with providing a head to head comparison. Initially our conversation began when looking into the offset dimensions for <77' rotors, and those 77' onward. I am attempting to...
  3. estcstm3

    New Master Cylinder and Lines, cannot get fluid to even bleed past master. Have Pics

    Hi All, Im back (after finishing my electrical issues from another thread). I bought a new MC, SS lines, and Pads from 650 Central. I have a mityvac (vacuum bleeder) and I started to bleed my brakes. I couldnt get them to bleed at all (no fluid) so I took the banjo bold off on the MC itself...
  4. gregcarv

    xs650 71 (xs1b) - front wheel swap for disc brakes

    Been looking everywhere for info on this. Can't seem to find it. What's the best way to go about swapping the front wheel (drum) for disc brakes on a xs1b (71) Posted via Mobile
  5. R

    Brake Planning...if I ever get to building

    Sorry if this is somewhere's on the site. So, the 1981 SH model, has the multi-part brake line to the front brake. What I'm wondering is...was the break up of the line done for aesthetics to keep the line from getting all wild? If I was to remove item #12, the joint, and just run...