Nashbar Long Reach Road Brake Caliper

Item # NB-LRB

Customers Who Viewed This Item Also Purchased These Items

Selle Royal Suez Saddle $19.99
Free Shipping On Orders $49+
Nashbar Softgrip Handlebar Tape $9.99
Free Shipping On Orders $49+
Park Tool TL-4.2 Tire Lever Set $2.99
Free Shipping On Orders $49+
$19.99
Compare At: $29.99
SAVE 33%


Add to cart
Save to Wish List

? Place an order in the next Hours Minutes . Overweight charges may apply to some items.

Based on delivery to . Change location

Not the correct shipping zip code? Update your information below.

Enter a valid zip code

Please select options for this product

Shipping See options for delivery

Estimated Delivery for

Type Estimated Arrival Date
Standard
Ground
Two Day
Overnight

Change Shipping Destination

Enter a valid zip code

Please select options for this product

Sorry, this item is Out of Stock and cannot be purchased at this time.
Nashbar Long Reach Road Brake Caliper
Finally you can dual pivot power and modulation in a long-reach brake in a plain black wrapper. Nashbar's Long Reach Road Brakes are lightweight alloy so they're stiff, strong, and responsive; plus, with 41-57mm of reach, you can get the fit just where you want it.
  • Aluminum alloy is light, strong, and stiff
  • 41-57mm reach lets you dial in fit on most frame/wheel combinations
  • Dual pivot design provides superior braking strength and modulation
  • Select Front or Rear Caliper
  • Nashbar Long Reach Road Brake Caliper
    • WEIGHT 187g
    • MOUNT Road Frame/Fork
    • LEVER COMPATIBILITY Shimano/SRAM
    • PAD TYPE Rubber
    • REACH 41mm-57mm
    • Rating 4.5

    REVIEW SNAPSHOT®

    by PowerReviews
    Nashbar Long Reach Road Brake Caliper
     
    4.4

    (based on 14 reviews)

    100%

    of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

    Pros

    • Durable (10)
    • Lightweight (8)
    • Versatile (8)

    Cons

    No Cons

    Best Uses

    • Road biking (9)
    • Commuting/city (7)
      • Reviewer Profile:
      • Avid cyclist (10)
      • Cycling Style:
      • Speed oriented (8), Comfort oriented (4)
      • Was this a gift?:
      • No (14)

    Reviewed by 14 customers

    Displaying reviews 1-10

    Back to top

    Previous | Next »

     
    5.0

    Great buy!

    By Mr Wonderful

    from Iowa

    About Me Commuter

    Verified Reviewer

    Pros

    • Lightweight
    • Versatile

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Commuting/City
      • Road Biking

      Comments about Nashbar Long Reach Road Brake Caliper:

      These are a good brake set at a great price. They look good and perform well. I put them on an old Peugeot that I put 700C wheels on. The reach was perfect and it stops on a dime.

      • Cycling Style:
      • Comfort Oriented
      • Was this a gift?:
      • No
       
      5.0

      Quite happy with these

      By Devin

      from San Diego

      About Me Avid Cyclist

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Great Value

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Road Biking

        Comments about Nashbar Long Reach Road Brake Caliper:

        I found these calipers when I was putting together an old (1981) steel roadbike with modern components. I had a set of modern 105 calipers, but they didn't have the required reach. I did some research and found the Nashbar Long Reach calipers and they worked perfectly for my application. I used two front calipers, as I needed a long stud for the rear to work with the old brake bridge. Great product! And they stop well :-)

        • Cycling Style:
        • Speed Oriented
        • Was this a gift?:
        • No

        (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

         
        5.0

        Great product for transition from 27 inch to 700 wheel for o

        By nomad

        from Mid West

        About Me Avid Cyclist

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Durable
        • Lightweight
        • Versatile

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Commuting/City

          Comments about Nashbar Long Reach Road Brake Caliper:

          These make an easy transition for converting older 27 inch wheeled bikes to 700 wheels. Easy bolt on set up. Had no problems with install. Work great.

          • Cycling Style:
          • Comfort Oriented
          • Was this a gift?:
          • No

          (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

           
          4.0

          Brakes for old frames

          By Stano

          from New River,Az.

          About Me Avid Cyclist

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Lightweight
          • Perfect For Older Bike Fr

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Commuting/City

            Comments about Nashbar Long Reach Road Brake Caliper:

            Well made but light and simple. Nice black finish.

            • Cycling Style:
            • Speed Oriented
            • Was this a gift?:
            • No

            (2 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

             
            4.0

            Brake Calipers

            By Jonboy

            from Boston, MA

            About Me Avid Cyclist

            See all my reviews

            Verified Reviewer

            Pros

            • Durable
            • Versatile

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • Commuting/City
              • Road Biking

              Comments about Nashbar Long Reach Road Brake Caliper:

              I bought these brakes for my 1980 Schwinn that was converted to 700c. They worked perfectly. The catch was they are made for the recessed nut, not the older traditional nut that I have on the back of my bike. My front fork has been updated and it worked great. I took a chance and ordered a front brake for the rear to get a longer bolt for the older style nut. It worked perfectly. If you go this route, just make sure to flip the pads around on the rear. The reach isn't so long, but is exactly as advertised in the description. Measure your bikes and do your research before you review things poorly for being exactly as advertised.

              • Was this a gift?:
              • No
               
              5.0

              brake caliper

              By xpeder

              from omaha ne

              About Me Casual/ Recreational

              See all my reviews

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

              • Durable
              • Versatile

              Cons

                Best Uses

                • Road Biking

                Comments about Nashbar Long Reach Road Brake Caliper:

                good product need to replace rear brake caliper, replace it with this

                • Cycling Style:
                • Speed Oriented
                • Was this a gift?:
                • No

                (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                 
                5.0

                Not a very long reach

                By Steve

                from Greenwood Lake, NY

                About Me Avid Cyclist

                Verified Buyer

                Pros

                • Durable
                • Lightweight

                Cons

                  Best Uses

                    Comments about Nashbar Long Reach Road Brake Caliper:

                    The brakes are of good quality. Not long enough for 2 80's French bikes I've upgraded to 700 wheels. I'll use the brakes because they are are well made and affordable with home made drop mounts.

                    • Cycling Style:
                    • Comfort Oriented
                    • Was this a gift?:
                    • No
                     
                    5.0

                    Good quality brake for bike requiring a long reach caliper

                    By smee29

                    from Nashville, TN

                    About Me Avid Cyclist

                    Verified Buyer

                    Pros

                    • Durable
                    • Lightweight
                    • Versatile

                    Cons

                      Best Uses

                      • Road Biking

                      Comments about Nashbar Long Reach Road Brake Caliper:

                      I installed these on a 2012 Trek 1.5 road bike. They work better than the original brake calipers. I did replace the pads with Kool Stop Dura 2 pads, so I can't comment on the quality of the included pads. Excellent modulation and stopping power. Recommended if you need to replace long reach calipers.

                      • Cycling Style:
                      • Speed Oriented
                      • Was this a gift?:
                      • No

                      (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                       
                      5.0

                      Great brake

                      By Sprocketman

                      from Brussels WI

                      About Me Avid Cyclist

                      Verified Buyer

                      Pros

                      • Durable
                      • Lightweight

                      Cons

                        Best Uses

                        • Road Biking

                        Comments about Nashbar Long Reach Road Brake Caliper:

                        This long reach brake fits perfectly on my old frame which I upgraded with new components

                        • Cycling Style:
                        • Speed Oriented
                        • Was this a gift?:
                        • No

                        (2 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

                         
                        4.0

                        Good value

                        By Skaggs

                        from GA

                        About Me Avid Cyclist

                        See all my reviews

                        Verified Buyer

                        Pros

                        • Durable
                        • Versatile

                        Cons

                          Best Uses

                          • Commuting/City
                          • Road Biking

                          Comments about Nashbar Long Reach Road Brake Caliper:

                          Used these brakes to convert 80s steel 10 speed to 700c. Previously had Shimano Sora on the same bike with 27". I feel the same stopping power. Quick release levers don't help with getting wheels off (they would probably be enough for road tires, but I'm running cx 30c). Great price for the product. I highly recommend Nashbar products to anyone on a budget.

                          • Cycling Style:
                          • Speed Oriented
                          • Was this a gift?:
                          • No

                          Displaying reviews 1-10

                          Back to top

                          Previous | Next »

                          Your recent selection has been added to the cart

                          Nashbar Long Reach Road Brake Caliper

                          Nashbar Long Reach Road Brake Caliper

                          Item No. »  NB-LRB

                          $19.99
                          Continue Shopping View Cart and Checkout