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How to Adjust Center Pull Brakes

Center-pull brakes are commonly found in vintage road bikes. Typically, most bike enthusiasts want to restore such vintage bikes and make them applicable for riding, in which they have to deal with adjusting the center-pull brakes. With that said, the stopping power of the center-pull brake might turn some people off as compared to modern … Read more

Adjust Linear pull & V Brakes

How To Adjust Linear pull & V Brakes

Over time, any bike brake will need to be an adjustment to ensure brake efficiency, power, and the safety of the rider. The linear-pull, also known as the v-brake type, is no exception to that. There are various reasons as to why your brakes need to be an adjustment, such as the following: The brakes … Read more

Cantilever Brakes

How to Adjust Cantilever Brakes

If you have a pricey bike that’s meant for touring, chances are, they’ll have a cantilever bike. Many people aren’t very keen on fixing their cantilever bikes due to the unique mechanism that sets them apart from regular rim brakes. With that said, like all kinds of brakes, they also need to be adjusted when … Read more