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comment Is it worth switching from regular “rim brakes” to the new disk brakes?
@Random - exactly, larger rotors create much larger stopping forces that can actually damage a lighter duty frame and fork. So, 8in rotors are for beefy downhill bikes, not XC.
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answered Is it worth switching from regular “rim brakes” to the new disk brakes?
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revised How do I prevent my hydraulic brakes from getting pressed/damaged when the wheels are off?
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answered How do I prevent my hydraulic brakes from getting pressed/damaged when the wheels are off?