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Thread: Brake Rotors

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    Brake Rotors

    Is there really any difference in brake rotors (Avid vs Shimano, etc). Does it matter if I use Shimano rotors on an Avid setup?


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    As long as the size of the rotor is correct, you should be fine. There might be more noise with various rotor designs over others, but it should still work.

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    Some Shimano rotors are for use with resin/organic pads only.

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    avid or hayes

    can avid rotors be used with hayes brakes and vise versa? Any compatibility issues? Which rotors are better?

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