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2011 Avid Juicy 3 Disc Brake

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Avid gets back in the game with the latest in disc brake technology, the 2011 Avid Juicy 3 Disc Brake.

With new technology back with improved specs, the Juicy 3 will definitely pack a punch in braking for riders who need to stop in tight spots.

This amazing disc brake has a weight of 404 grams, which includes a 160 mm rotor and a front post mount. It also has a black all-aluminum lever and body and a 2 piston, calliper forged from two strong pieces of aluminum.

The Juicy 3 disc brake features a reversible lever and an ambidextrous mount, too.

Avid is boasting of several key technologies present for the third version of its disc brake system. This includes Power Reserve Geometry, which is basically the technology behind the levers being placed so near the bike handlebar to reduce inward travel when using the brakes delivering additional…

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New Avid Elixir 3 Hydraulic Disc Brakes

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The new Elixir 3 Hydraulic Brakes from Avid is value for money at a retail price of $105. It gives maximum performance that allows you to be in sync when you use the brakes to stop in your tracks.

The Elixir 3 carries the following specs:
• G3 Clean Sweep 160/185/203mm for rotors
• DOT 5.1 fluid
• Versatile lever body
• TaperBore Technology
• 3mm ball end for easy reach and adjust
• Compatible with MatchMaker
• New and excellent two-piece caliper
• High performance loading pads

The Elixir 3 features the TaperBore Technology. It is relatively new closure system that enhances lever feedback and control. This new innovation is also present in other hydraulic brake models. The Elixir 3 uses a fixed hydraulic entry to the caliper. For more expensive versions of the hydraulic brakes, an adjustable banjo replaces that. The Elixir 3 requires a 3mm allen wrench when it comes to reach adjustment.

Best for cyclocross, all-mountain and trail, the Elixir 3 is the economical…

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