RooX v.22 Brake Booster

5/5 (2 Reviews)
Weight : 85 grams


Product Description

  • CNC machined from 7000 series aluminium. Compatible with V-Brakes.
  • yellow, red, orange, mango sid-blue, speed-silver, xtr-grey and black


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    User Reviews

    Overall Rating:5
    Value Rating:4
    Submitted by Jonathan Wee a Weekend Warrior from Perth, WA, Australia

    Date Reviewed: January 27, 2004

    Strengths:    - Stiff.
    - Resonably light but light for a metal booster.
    - Good range of colours (I got the SID Blue one).
    - Mounting hardware included.
    - Tyre clearance better than a carbon fibre one that was next to this but it had on mounting hardware.


    Weaknesses:    - Abit pricy if it wasn' discounted.
    - No instructions on the packaging.


    Bottom Line:   
    - Stiff and sexy like functional bike porn should be. Salsa's Arc-de-tri-omp petty cool and similar price

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    Duration Product Used:   Less than 1 month

    Price Paid:    $16.00

    Purchased At:   A$34 (discounted) A$56.95 (normal price) at HiWay Cycles


    Overall Rating:5
    Value Rating:5
    Submitted by Krzysztof Bernady a Cross Country Rider from Warsaw, Poland

    Date Reviewed: May 27, 2003

    Strengths:    stiffness, look

    Weaknesses:    price (should be somewhat lower - currency ratio was not good for USD at the time)

    Bottom Line:   
    Every booster bends unfortunately (especially with Avid arches), but this one gives substantial improvement over plain Tektro.
    Finally I cannot fully squeeze rear brake lever and it yields in brake reliability.

    Beacause of price I'd recommend Roox only on rear brake - fork is usually stiff enough - so add overweight only where it's necessary

    If you need quality booster - this is the one.

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    Favorite Trail:   mountain

    Duration Product Used:   Less than 1 month

    Price Paid:    $35.00

    Purchased At:   local bike shop

    Similar Products Used:   Tektro

    Bike Setup:   Refitted Giant Boulder

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