Re: fa 50 disc brake conversion

Joe Schuitema /
This single post is part of a larger thread. Start from the top or view this post in context.

Why did you place the caliper so far away from the forks? It'll be that much easier to flex your stick welding job on the fork tube in a panic stop. I've got a similar caliper and rotor setup on maxi ebrs. Heres the previous owners hack job:

And my new bracket thats snug to the fork tube:

I admire your resourcefulness, but braking is no place to slap shit together and call it good. Have you ground down some of the weld and check for porosity? Any tig welders in your town that can do it right?

This single post is part of a larger thread. Start from the top or view this post in context.
Subject Written By Posted
  fa 50 disc brake conversionTopic by: Old Greg Motorcityriot Old Greg Motorcityriot 07/02/13 11:56PM
  Re: fa 50 disc brake conversionRe: Old Greg Motorcityriot Old Greg Motorcityriot 07/03/13 12:16AM
  Re: fa 50 disc brake conversionRe: Old Greg Motorcityriot Old Greg Motorcityriot 07/03/13 12:47AM
  Re: fa 50 disc brake conversionRe: campeona del mundo campeona del mundo 07/03/13 02:58AM
  Re: fa 50 disc brake conversionRe: Dirty30 Dillon Dirty30 Dillon 07/03/13 08:08AM
  Re: fa 50 disc brake conversionRe: Old Greg Motorcityriot Old Greg Motorcityriot 07/03/13 08:19AM
  Re: fa 50 disc brake conversionRe: Max (ツ) Max (ツ) 07/03/13 12:21PM
  Re: fa 50 disc brake conversionRe: Old Greg Motorcityriot Old Greg Motorcityriot 07/03/13 02:52PM
  Re: fa 50 disc brake conversionRe: Old Greg Motorcityriot Old Greg Motorcityriot 07/07/13 09:52PM
  Re: fa 50 disc brake conversionRe: Max (ツ) Max (ツ) 07/07/13 11:48PM
  Re: fa 50 disc brake conversionRe: Old Greg Motorcityriot Old Greg Motorcityriot 07/07/13 10:06PM
  Re: fa 50 disc brake conversionRe: Joe Schuitema Joe Schuitema 07/08/13 02:25AM
  Re: fa 50 disc brake conversionRe: Old Greg Motorcityriot Old Greg Motorcityriot 07/08/13 09:05AM
  Re: fa 50 disc brake conversionRe: Todd Hooker Todd Hooker 07/08/13 09:30AM
  Re: fa 50 disc brake conversionRe: Old Greg Motorcityriot Old Greg Motorcityriot 07/08/13 03:49PM
  Re: fa 50 disc brake conversionRe: Max (ツ) Max (ツ) 07/08/13 03:51PM
  Re: fa 50 disc brake conversionRe: Andy Le Andy Le 09/29/21 11:29AM

Want to post in this forum? We'd love to have you join the discussion, but first:

Login or Create Account