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Avid Single Digit 5 Brake 2011

Item #: BR702A02
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USD$18.99 14% off USD$22.00 msrp
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The reliable, proven Single Digit 5 is a great economical linear pull brake that wont break the bank. It features Avids FVA (Force Vector Alignment) to ensure the most efficient, powerful braking possible. The included Overcoat boot seals your cables from dirt and grit. Keep the change in your pocket!

  • includes "noodle"
  • claimed 210 grams
  • Works with "linear pull" (AKA V-brake) levers from Avid, Shimano, etc.




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Avid Single Digit 5 Brake 2011
 
4.9

(based on 11 reviews)

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Reviewed by 11 customers

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5.0

Excellent Upgrade

By motobeck

from Charleston, SC

About Me Avid Cyclist

Verified Buyer

Pros

  • Easy To Install
  • Great Stopping Power
  • Handles Elements Well
  • Lightweight
  • Sturdy Design

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Mountain Biking
    • Road Biking

    Comments about Avid Single Digit 5 Brake 2011:

    Upgraded from Canti brakes on an older Giant mtb that my daughter uses on the road. These brakes are a huge improvement and did not break the bank.

    • Was this a gift?:
    • No
     
    4.0

    xc riding

    By brncr6

    from livermore

    About Me Avid Cyclist

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Easy To Install
    • Great Stopping Power
    • Lightweight
    • Sturdy Design

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Mountain Biking

      Comments about Avid Single Digit 5 Brake 2011:

      Great rim brakes. plenty of adjustments.

      • Was this a gift?:
      • No
       
      5.0

      Great brales

      By hal

      from sourhern california

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Amazing

      Cons

      • none

      Best Uses

        Comments about Avid Single Digit 5 Brake 2011:

        Cheap and very good stoppers

         
        5.0

        Give me a brake, what a bike stopper

        By SUPERTECH

        from Oswego, Ill

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Brake pressure is awesome
        • Grabs rim evenly and sure
        • No rubbing after release

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Works on Pacific bikes

          Comments about Avid Single Digit 5 Brake 2011:

          This is 200% better than OEM brakes...

           
          5.0

          Simple Solution

          By XC Steve

          from Traverse City, MI

          Verified Reviewer

          Comments about Avid Single Digit 5 Brake 2011:

          The best [$] I've ever spent on my girlfriend - took them out of the box, slapped them on her rig, and now feel comfortable knowing she'll be able to stop. Great price, great brand, great looking. Little initial adjustment. Just a simple, cheap solution to v-braking needs.

           
          5.0

          Great brakes

          By AWP

          from SLC, UT

          Verified Reviewer

          Comments about Avid Single Digit 5 Brake 2011:

          I replaced the stock Tektro V-brakes on my main commuter bike with these. It made a small but noticeable difference in braking power and modulation. Just feels a bit more solid and controlled. These are a great value for the price.

          The Tektros weren't bad, I just put them on my backup bike, replacing the weak-sauce cantilever brakes that were original.

           
          5.0

          Good simple cheap brakes

          By matt

          from chicago to saint louis

          Verified Reviewer

          Pros

          • Black
          • cheap
          • Simple
          • Stops

          Cons

            Best Uses

              Comments about Avid Single Digit 5 Brake 2011:

              I replaced some old brakes on my rebuild of a '94 Schwinn High Plains and feel like its a brand new bike. For once I can stop quickly rather than slow down on this bike.

               
              5.0

              These brakes are one...

              By Brad

              from Knoxville Tennessee

              Comments about Avid Single Digit 5 Brake 2011:

              These brakes are one of the best investments I've made in my bicycle. The stop the bike in all conditions - even going down steep East Tennessee hills in the rain with a heavy load. Easy to install and adjust, and can work well with very inexpensive pads.

               
              5.0

              I am very pleased...

              By Riley

              from Sioux Falls, Sd Usa

              Comments about Avid Single Digit 5 Brake 2011:

              I am very pleased with these brakes. When I installed the hubmotor on my e-bike the rear disc brakes (stock) were no longer compatible. These V-brakes are on par with the disc brakes that used to be on the rear! Using just the rear brakes I can slow down pretty dang fast, and the tire will lock up if I am not careful. I am very happy with these brakes.

               
              5.0

              Stopped the bike...

              By Toby

              from Pagosa Springs, Co United States

              Comments about Avid Single Digit 5 Brake 2011:

              Stopped the bike with ease and haven't had any troubles with them! Way better than the original brakes and haven't shown any signs of weakness!

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