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    hope 183mm floating rotor fit XT 08 brakes?

    hi guys,

    just wanna chk b4 any purchase is done. currently my front XT08 brakes are running on 180mm rotor.

    read that Hope floating mono M6 saw rotor is 183mm. can i fit this onto my front Xt brakes?

    any modification needed to accomodated 183mm rotor? e.g. change to hope 183mm mounting adapter?

    appreciate if you guys can advise. thx

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    You need to add 1.5mm of shims between the adapter and the caliper. You can use the Hope adapter, but it is not guaranteed to fit the Shimano caliper due to orientation. The caliper may bottom on the adapter. This may not happen, but it is a possibility.

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    Quote Originally Posted by XSL_WiLL
    You need to add 1.5mm of shims between the adapter and the caliper. You can use the Hope adapter, but it is not guaranteed to fit the Shimano caliper due to orientation. The caliper may bottom on the adapter. This may not happen, but it is a possibility.
    thx bro for the explaination.

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