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 Post subject: New THM matte brakes
PostPosted: Tue Jul 10, 2012 8:54 pm 
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 Post subject: Re: New THM matte brakes
PostPosted: Wed Jul 11, 2012 12:55 pm 
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They look awesome.

All those hollow bolt joints say "you can put your weed in here" to me.. For some reason


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 Post subject: Re: New THM matte brakes
PostPosted: Wed Jul 11, 2012 9:34 pm 
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Very nice but from those images, it does not look like those brakes would play nice with Zipp Firecrests (303/404/808).

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 Post subject: Re: New THM matte brakes
PostPosted: Sun Jul 15, 2012 8:13 am 
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I have them on my ENVE 6.7 tight bite but i like my break grab short not deep. the barrel is in all the way and I can quickly adjust them for my bora ultra 88's and enve 1.25's

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 Post subject: Re: New THM matte brakes
PostPosted: Sun Jul 15, 2012 9:27 am 
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jwilliams wrote:
I have them on my ENVE 6.7 tight bite but i like my break grab short not deep. the barrel is in all the way and I can quickly adjust them for my bora ultra 88's and enve 1.25's


Spring is a bit soft for my taste, EE is my favorite as far as the feel for it. :beerchug:

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 Post subject: Re: New THM matte brakes
PostPosted: Sun Jul 15, 2012 9:18 pm 
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Wow, really light brakeset. Reminds me of lego technic, because of so much holes. :mrgreen:

Hmm...what's the price, if I may ask? :unbelievable:


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 Post subject: Re: New THM matte brakes
PostPosted: Fri Jul 20, 2012 7:54 pm 
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The ee is a great brake, and for the price the best set under $1000. But the look just put me off.


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 Post subject: Re: New THM matte brakes
PostPosted: Sat Jul 21, 2012 9:23 am 
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I'm really keen on that THM brakes , in add the new ones have same 'dual pivot' (sorry for my english) ! between front and rear
I tested many brakes
COPERCOOK , do you ride with them ?
Can you tell us more about power , stiffness , is the spring stiff (I love powerfull return)...


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 Post subject: Re: New THM matte brakes
PostPosted: Sat Jul 21, 2012 11:43 pm 
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I have them installed on my Crumpton and have about 125 miles with them. Installation was pretty easy just followed the instructions. Centering them was kinda easy. You use there tool set at center point then there centered. There is float both ways but if you center them properly they always go back to being centered. I would say the front brake is on par with the Dura-Ace 7900 I replaced it with on stopping power. The rear is not as strong but if you read there discription it does what they claim to prevent wheel lock up. Overall I'm very pleased. The return rate seems ok to me but others claim its to soft. Hope that helps.


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 Post subject: Re: New THM matte brakes
PostPosted: Sun Jul 22, 2012 6:32 am 
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yes , ok
thanks a lot :wink:


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 Post subject: Re: New THM matte brakes
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really nice :thumbup:


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 Post subject: Re: New THM matte brakes
PostPosted: Sun Jul 22, 2012 12:01 pm 
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they do look chunky though - prefersome KCNC's

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 Post subject: Re: New THM matte brakes
PostPosted: Sun Jul 29, 2012 11:29 pm 
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I have about 250 miles on them now and switched to my other bike that is equiped with 7900's and I must say I prefer the THM's. The 7900 felt soft compared the Fibulias. I have had AX lightness, KCNC's, Record and 7900's I would say I liked these the best. I would agree that they arent the best looking brakes but not the worst either. Just my 2cents


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Very Clean!

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