DiaTech Anchor Disc Brake Disc Brake System

4/5 (4 Reviews)


Product Description

The Diatech disc brake sytem has been tested on many race circuits including the Norba and World Cup downhill tracks to ensure that it would perform under the toughest conditions. Not only did this brake perform, it out performed any other brake that the test riders had ever ridden before and that is saying something. With all the power of a four-piston brake only one finger braking required. No fade or pump up even on the longest of descents.

  • Two-pot open system that self-adjusts as the pads wear.
  • CNC machined two finger levers, calipers, hoses, wavy rotor and universal 'Hayes' type or I.S. mounting kits.
  • Available in black only


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    User Reviews

    Overall Rating:5
    Value Rating:5
    Submitted by Skrufryder a Cross Country Rider from Seattle WA

    Date Reviewed: February 20, 2012

    Strengths:    I paid 20 bucks,hydro,Strong Stoppers!

    Weaknesses:    ??weight??

    Bottom Line:   
    Theese things STOP! One finger, easy maintenance. Oh and hayes parts work for these. had to get new hose's and conetctors Way better than any mechanical disc for sure

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    Favorite Trail:   from home to work and back

    Duration Product Used:   3 months

    Purchased At:   Recycle cycles

    Similar Products Used:   shimano,tectro

    Bike Setup:   Custom GT

    Overall Rating:4
    Value Rating:5
    Submitted by L'il Matt a Weekend Warrior from South Australia

    Date Reviewed: May 17, 2009

    Strengths:    Effective, inexpensive, uncomplicated!

    Weaknesses:    Initial vibration/resonance through FS rear end (not alone there...), heavy if you are weight conscious.

    Bottom Line:   
    Not an extreme rider, don't care about the "bling" factor and want a no fuss, effective & inexpensive brake? Try these...no mess, no fuss and effective. What more do ya want?

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    Favorite Trail:   Local trails, local XC courses.

    Duration Product Used:   More than 3 years

    Price Paid:    $150.00

    Purchased At:   Torpedo7.com.au

    Similar Products Used:   Avid BB5, Shimano mechanical.

    Bike Setup:   Giant Yukon SX (tweaked) used for trail & XC with Marzocchi XC 600 Retro ('07) fork, Velocity VXC disc wheelset and a few other non-standard odds & sods...

    Overall Rating:3
    Value Rating:4
    Submitted by roguetrooper a Weekend Warrior from wales

    Date Reviewed: April 30, 2009

    Strengths:    Strong reliable good value

    Weaknesses:    no adjustment heavy

    Bottom Line:   
    Good stopping power,never overheat, take a hammering, good value basic hydrolic brake.

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    Favorite Trail:   Brechfa, Wales

    Duration Product Used:   2 Years

    Price Paid:    $90.00

    Purchased At:   Halfords,England

    Similar Products Used:   shimano

    Bike Setup:   GT hardtail...do it all

    Overall Rating:4
    Value Rating:4
    Submitted by kgunzer a Downhiller from Sydney, NSW

    Date Reviewed: February 6, 2009

    Strengths:    Strong stopping power (SUPER STRONG STOPPING POWER). If you want to stop, press lightly!!!

    Weaknesses:    not enough regulation.

    Bottom Line:   
    The brakes would do well for trial bikes where you need to lightly touch the brakes and lock the wheels. Mounting it on XC and high speed bikes is quite of a learning curve.

    I learned it how to use the power, I love it, I'm keeping it and I'll recommend it.

    Brake pads work on several rotors without a hitch. Even the cheap ones will lock so be careful.

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    Favorite Trail:   Many

    Duration Product Used:   1 Year

    Price Paid:    $90.00

    Similar Products Used:   Avid Juicy Code, Avid Juicy 5, Hayes 9, Tektro Auriga, Shimano Saint


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