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XTR Brakes???(4 posts)

XTR Brakes???modernist
Nov 14, 2001 6:58 AM
Does anyone have experience using XTR brakes with Ultegra brake levers? I have a pair laying around but not sure if they will work well. Do they have enough stopping power? I want to get rid of the V-brakes for more mud clearance. Any suggestions??
yeahJack S
Nov 14, 2001 7:56 AM
but you gotta set 'em up right.
re: XTR Brakes???R. Ortega
Nov 15, 2001 6:25 PM
A buddy of mine used them with some Dura Ace levers and he was really disappointed with the performance. Since the arms were so lo-profile, he couldn't get any decent power.
classicbn
Nov 16, 2001 5:42 AM
sounds like a bad set up. Low profile canti's give the most power if you dial them in right