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    XT Brakes w/ Formula Rotors. Which adapter?

    I just bought some XT brakes to replace my Formula RX's. I was planning on using the Formula rotors which are pretty light. The front rotor is 180 mm. Should I use the Formula 180 mm adapter or the Shimano one? My gut was the Formula one. Thanks!
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    Whichever one you want as long as it's for the correct diameter rotor.

    My gut would choose the one with the same logo as the caliper.

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    Dazed is likely correct, matching the adapter with the caliper safest. But I mix and match everything--rotors, calipers, adapters. Never a problem. Now, I just buy the cheapest adapter--which has been Magura lately.

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