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Avid BB7 MTB Front / Rear Cable Disc Brake - Graphite - G2CS 6 Bolt Rotor - 160 mm

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- Inboard and outboard adjuster knobs for simple, tool free pad wear adjustments
- Tri-Align caliper positioning system
- Integrated cable stop
- Spring tension adjustment
- G2CS rotor
- Compatible with all Avid Levers
- Weight: 329g
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Overall Product Rating 4 / 5
Northernwalker
By
19 Mar 2012
4 / 5
I recommend this product
ConsNothing really
ProsEasy to adjust, easy to fix on the road
Require care setting up, but the ease of adjustment and performance of these brakes make them a viable alternative to V or cantilever systems for touring and rough riding. Really need good cable housing to avoid that slightly mushy feel. Take a while to bed in.
Questions & Answers (2)
Ball Bearing Size.
By
08 Mar 2017
Could you please indicate the size of the 3 ball bearing in the internals. Mine have been blackened and pitted by repeated exposure to salt water. Replacements needed.
Many Thanks.
Hi,

There aren't any bearing spares produced by Avid for these brakes and we have unfortunately never taken one apart to have measured what size the bearings are. We may have some generic bearings that would work if you're able to measure them? If you're not able to measure them then you can send them to us and we can measure them for you. If the bearings are this worn and pitted it may be worth checking the surfaces the bearings run against as if they are pitted and worn also then new bearings may not be helpful.

Thanks.
Can The Cable Outlet Be Altered
By
31 Jul 2015
Does the TriAlign calliper positioning system mean the cable input/outlet can be rotated in different directions (60 deg turn)
is it much larger than the Avid BB5
Hi,

Unfortunately the position of where the cable runs through cannot be changed. The TriAlign design is designed to have multiple ways of adjusting the main body of the calliper so you can eliminate all brake rub. The actual size of the calliper will be very similar to the BB5.

Thanks.