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Cyclocross+Disc Brakes

Cannondale is the latest big dog bike manufacture to put out a prototype cross bike with disc brakes.  Rear wheel spacing on the Cannondale is 135mm, but there are 130mm hubs with rotor mounts out there if that’s what you need.  Right now … Continue reading

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Disc Specific Cyclocross Wheels

Handbuilt with your choice of rims and hubs.  Without a brake track rims are lighter and since this is the outside of the rotating mass your wheels will be faster wheels.   Cross season is upon us.

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Cyclecross+Disc Brakes

The UCI says yes to cross disc brakes! I wonder where this is going to go? Will manufactures start putting disc tabs on their cross bikes? Will 135mm rear spacing become the cross bike standard? I would think it would … Continue reading

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