Re: Garelli brakes wearing out quickly

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> live ɘvil Wrote:

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> The Garelli (others too) brake backing plate is thin stamped steel. The

> hole often times has slop that will be accentuated by the threads of the

> axle. Ive seen a few bent axles too. Aluminum backing plates are thicker

> around the axle and much better fitting. I do it to all of them

> regardless.

>

> Try it, you might like it.

Thanks for that^ . :)

I'm always learning .

I'm use to the bigger bikes that usually have a pretty substantial brake plate .

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