We put a pretty high value of stopping around these parts. One of the great things about disc brakes is that it doesn't matter what the weather or riding surface is like. Hit that lever and you're gonna stop. The Avid BB5 160mm disc brake provides you with excellent, all-weather performance at a value that'll put a big smile on your face.
Tri-Align Caliper Positioning System makes it easy to align the caliper perfectly on the rotor without shims
Integrated cable stop ensures the cabling and housing always enters the brake at the right angles, for frictionless cable actuation
Melt-forged body is tough, durable and ready to go
Tool free pad replacement and inboard pad adjustment make fine tuning and maintenance a cinch
Includes 1 caliper and a 160mm rotor for either front or rear use