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All brakes are limited by front wheel traction - you either start skidding or flip over the bars. I believe it is about 1 g of deceleration. So anyone telling you one brake is more "powerful" than another is talking nonsense. A key difference between rim and disk brakes is that rims are essentially disks 4x as wide as your typical disk. This means a disk ...



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