Please help with info about disk brakes

Discussion in 'Bicycle Repair' started by geekcity, Jan 9, 2014.

  1. geekcity

    geekcity New Member

    i have a Sun USX-EZ3 with 160mm rotors and Winzip calipers on the rear. i have burned the rotors and cannot repair. the bike is heavy and so am i, i want to upgrade to the Avid BB7 200mm, My question is will the brakes come with the correct adapter for the larger rotors? or will i need to get some? i need adapters does anyone know what i will need? i think my mount for calipers is standard IS
    Sorry about the re-post, I posted in the wrong subject before, any input would be helpfull

  2. Fabian

    Fabian Well-Known Member

    Do a Google search for:

    "Hayes 9" Adapter on an I.S. mount"

    It will solve all of your problems...
  3. jaguar

    jaguar Well-Known Member

    there are online bicycle parts stores that would be glad to answer that question for you
  4. FurryOnTheInside

    FurryOnTheInside Active Member

    Try bikeforums. Mechanical section.
  5. legstrong

    legstrong New Member

    I would also try taking it to an LBS. Mechanics know best I think.
  6. IbedaYank

    IbedaYank Member