Author Topic: Convert disc to drum brake  (Read 849 times)

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Offline blacksmith1

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Re: Convert disc to drum brake
« Reply #25 on: November 07, 2018, 01:36:50 am »
love drums,old world thing,fontana,tz350 four leaders ,just put a 71 bsa on the front of mine,certainly wont pull up as quick but this is not going on the road,do what you feel

Offline Markagnew

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Re: Convert disc to drum brake
« Reply #26 on: November 16, 2018, 01:23:20 pm »
Guys thank you so so much for all your help!! I’ll put some pics up when completed!

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Re: Convert disc to drum brake
« Reply #27 on: November 19, 2018, 09:55:53 am »
I upgraded my front brakes to twin Beringer rotors, calipers and radial master cylinder.  It now stops like a modern R6 -- gobs of power and feel.
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