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TRP HY/RD worthiness

Started by Mutley Adams Nov 6, 2013. 0 Replies

These are coming with my new Jamis Nova Elite.Who is using these and are they comparable to full Hydraulic?What weight savings can be gained?Continue

Upgrade to BB7?

Started by Loy Donaldson. Last reply by Todd Shank Apr 30, 2012. 10 Replies

I have a 2012 Specialized Tricross Elite Disc on layaway at my LBS. The bike comes with Avid BB5 mechanical disc brakes, but I've recently read a lot of horror stories about BB5's (adjustment issues,…Continue

Tags: brakes, Specialized, Disc, BB7, BB5

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Comment by Alex on July 19, 2011 at 10:54am

I just finished machining and will soon start testing a bolt-on rear disc brake adapter to fit Kona Jake, Jake the Snake, Major Jake aluminum frames.  As near as I can tell, it should fit almost all Kona aluminum Jake-family frames.  It's an IS mount, so all the IS adapters out there should bolt up to it.  If there's enough interest, I was thinking of machining a run of them.  If you have interest, send me an e-mail a_stickler(at)


I'll post pics shortly.



Comment by Mike Wahlin on May 13, 2011 at 10:44am

As confirmed by Stan’s NoTubes we have a Cyclocross Disc option!


You will still need 44mm Tubeless Road Valve Stem and the Stan’s yellow tape.


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