24 inch brake setup?

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Posted: Oct 31, 2010 at 14:14 Quote
was wandering what youse have found to be the best brake set up on 24 inch, front and back, vee or disk?

Posted: Nov 2, 2010 at 23:39 Quote
Dunno, I just run rear maguras and front bb7 on my inspired fourplay

Wouldn't probably run it any other way

Posted: Nov 6, 2010 at 12:04 Quote
disk, on any bike except bmx, its safer, because if you bend your rim, it doesnt skip, you only have to worry about bending the disk, which is like 25-50 bucks to replace i think.

Posted: Nov 6, 2010 at 18:10 Quote
It's really personal preference. Rim brakes will always be better at locking the wheel than discs. I have dual disc on my Reset which is fine for most things but, I'm not terribly smooth. So, I sometimes get some brake slippage that I know a decent rim brake would catch.

Posted: Nov 26, 2010 at 4:41 Quote
avid bb7 on the front and magura hs33 on rear for me Smile

Posted: Nov 30, 2010 at 18:56 Quote
Milo123 wrote:
no brakes! Wink
i was brakeless all summer learned quite a bit

but now im justing using a bb7 in the rear
i still prefer a rim brake over disk though

Posted: Dec 1, 2010 at 8:25 Quote
Riding brakeless completely changes the way you ride it stops you doing so many correction hops and makes you learn how to roll stuff and be smoother its also so fun aswell.

Posted: Dec 1, 2010 at 9:27 Quote
Thanks im currently building my 24inch, brakes will be last thing i buy so i will be riding brakeless for a while and will decide wether or not to get brakes on it. If i do i think maura on the back an BB7 on front

Posted: Dec 1, 2010 at 13:34 Quote
what is it that you are building?

Posted: Dec 2, 2010 at 6:21 Quote
Because Street Trial

Posted: Dec 2, 2010 at 8:31 Quote
cool, all 24inch bikes look great brakeless.

Posted: Dec 2, 2010 at 8:49 Quote
rim brakes wear out the rim, don't work as well in the rain or mud, and is more expensive to replace then a new disc.

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