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  1. Brake Time
    Hey all so I have decided to go with avid bb7s as i have heard good things about them in the mechanical disc brake world. But on the other hand i have heard some interesting things about the alligator adapters. Many people have said that they strip once you tighten them down to the specified...
  2. Brake Time
    So i have centerlock shimano hubs, and bb7's which came with the 6-bolt rotors, this = problems. Now i see there are a few options I Have, can anyone give me some feedback on these ideas. 1- buy a 6-bolt centerlock adapter such as this aligator clamp? as seen HERE for $15 ea. Or something...
  3. Brake Time
    Looking at a Shimano 29er UST wheelset, WH-MT75, that has centerlock hubs. As noted by the title, I'd like to use a 6 bolt rotors (w/ Avid BB7 brakes.) Is there any one "best" adapter, or are they all pretty much the same? I see DT makes one that is a lot more expensive than the others I've seen.
  4. Brake Time
    I know there have been a few posts saying yes you can and no you can't but just wondering if anyone is running Hope floating rotors with centerlock adapters? Thanks....
  5. Wheels and Tires
    Not sure if this is the right forum but last ride I noticed my front rotor was rattling around. Low and behold it was loose. When I went to go look at it tonight I discovered my rotor had this on it...
  6. Tooltime
    So i bought a brand new wheelset (mavic 823 w/xt centerlock hubs) got it all together bought the adapters for 6bolt to centerlock for my rotors but the wheels on, and now it seems like the rotor are bent or the wheels are not true, or the hubs are bent something. so i took it to the shop.. the...
  7. Brake Time
    I installed some Hayes Hydraulics yesterday, and used this adaptor to put the V6 rotor on my XT center-lock hubs. I just want to warn people about a few things: 1. The picture on the package showing how they go together is completely backward, luckily, it’s a simple device, and wasn’t hard to...
  8. Wheels and Tires
    I've seen a number of these center lock to 6 bolt disc adapters out there. Are any of them better than the other. Any problems with them? Does the rotor spin true or do you need to play with it? Any noise squeal creaking? Ive seen these: Alligator Center Lock Adapter Problem Solver's DT...
  9. Brake Time
    So, i got a killer deal on the Marta SLs and have a DTSwiss 240 center lock hub wheelset already on the way. Since the SLs are 6bolt mounting, i have a problem... Has anyone had experience in this adapter realm? Is it ok to run these adapters?? Should i return the wheels, or would the adapter...
  10. Brake Time
    Which centerlock adapters work the best: DT Swiss or Problem Solvers? The DT Swiss looks like it works more like the centerlock feature, while the Problem Solvers pinch on and then you bolt on a rotor. Any help is appreciated. DT Swiss link...
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