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 Well-Known 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