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  1. #1
    bike weenie
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    Dec 2004

    Hope Race Evo M4?

    Curious if anyone has any experience with these? It's the race lever with the m4 caliper.

    I've used the race X2 - and found the power to be a bit lacking. These obviously won't be as light, but might be a nice option.

    here's a link:
    Race Evo M4 - Race Evo M4

  2. #2
    mtbr member
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    Aug 2008
    The M4 caliper will increase your power without too much weigh addition. You could also try larger diameter rotors on your existing X2 calipers.

  3. #3
    mtbr member
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    Dec 2010
    I've got 'em on my 29er AM HT with 180mm fixed rotors front and back... loving the power and modulation and actually could drop to a 160mm disc on the back, me being fairly whippet-ish.

    Hope themselves say X2 calipers shouldn't be used with >180mm rotors... but if one is finding power lacking upfront, no problem to run a mixed pair of Race M4s up front with Race X2s out back.

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