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Product Condition The Ultegra BR-R8000 Brake Calipers is in Excellent condition Brakes are in excellent condition Were previously owned for 6 weeks Brakes show no signs of installation or use Original packaging is damaged Sold as-is All warranties void Size Unisex Front amp RearColor GrayRetail Cost 14799Theres no motorsport discipline where skimping on brakes in considered an acceptable practice so why would you do it on your bike If youre building up a new bike or looking to improve braking performance of an existing one the Ultegra BR-R8000 Brake Calipers provide the performance of Shimanos premier group at a price that is palatable Increasing power and creating a more predictable linear brake path marks some of the exciting refinements on the new Ultegra brakesand considering that theres no rosy alternative to stopping with brakes were not at all embarrassed to call refinements in brake technology excitingReceiving trickle-down technology from Dura-Ace calipers the R8000 calipers are designed for R9100 and R8000 series dual control levers but will work equally well with 11-speed levers from previous Ultegra and Dura-Ace groups that are designed to pull cable ratios required for SLR-EV calipersThese brakes receive the same angular shapes that define the rest of the Ultegra group especially the cranks These lines not only offer a more muscular look they also help create better aerodynamics and increase rigidity thus improving power A stabilizer spanning larger pivots acts as a brace and prevents any torsional flex creating better brake sensitivity and modulation The new R8000 also clears tires up to 28mm which is quickly becoming our go-to width for riding tarmac and makes for a more comfortable and efficient ride by better managing imperfections in the road surfaceJust like the brakes in the 9100 Dura-Ace group the brake release lever moves to a closed position in-line with the arch of the caliper helping to improve aerodynamics We love the irony of brakes that make you faster The lever is easy to open on-the-fly if youre eyeing a 1300-watt romp to the line and want to make sure the pads dont rub the rim If a pre-finale puncture threatens your chances of winning from the break a barrel adjuster allows for quick adjustment of cable tension if you get a wider or narrower rim from neutral supportPivoting pad cartridges allows for easy adjustment and the R55C4 included pads are designed for alloy rims The better feel and power afforded by these new calipers add confidence when scrubbing speed down a long mountain descent and may have you questioning if the added weight of disc brakes is even needed on road bikesWhy We Like The Ultegra BR-R8000 Brake Calipers DWGAOPO

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