Save 35% or More on Select Mountain Bikes
Avid Shorty 6 Brake

Temporarily Out Of Stock

Item # AVI0072

Don't get too bummed. This item is on the way and will be available for purchase as soon as it rolls into the warehouse.

View Similar ProductsItem # AVI0072

Description

Small, light, and powerful.

The cantilever brake of choice for most 'crossers, the Avid Shorty 6 Cyclocross Brakes are built to work with any road levers. The center mounted pad holders offer easy pad setup, and if you routinely switch between aluminum training and carbon race-day wheels, the pad holders allow quick removal and insertion of standard road-type brake pads to suit.

Avid's Shorty 6 Cyclocross Brakes offer easy canti- arm adjustability with a stiff spring and limit screws on each side. The standard 70mm pads will give you tons of stopping power. They come as separate sets for front and rear. You'll have to order one set for each wheel to outfit your bike.

Tech Specs

Material:
aluminum
Type:
cantilever
Mount Type:
post
Recommended Use:
cyclocross, touring
Manufacturer Warranty:
2 years

Reviews & Community

REVIEWS

Write a review

    Add a:
  • Photos
  • Videos

No file chosen

Rather attach a photo from your computer?

Familiarity:

Only jpg, jpeg, png, gif or bmp files please.

Submit ReviewCancel

Stopping power when you need it

  • Familiarity: I've used it several times

I snagged a set of these for my Surly Cross Check and they get the job done without issues. Quick stopping power for cantilever bikes.

Unanswered Question

Are brake pads for aluminum rims included?