Dual pot left hand caliper

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Dual pot left hand caliper

Postby GRAHAM » Sat Jul 22, 2017 11:37 am

I have a 79 CX500 Custom with the single disc brake on the left.

It has the same forks as my 1980 CX500A, except that has twin discs with single pot calipers.

I am looking for a left hand side dual pot caliper and bracket.

Does anybody have such a thing for sale?
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Re: Dual pot left hand caliper

Postby brinkcx » Sat Jul 22, 2017 12:06 pm

Single disc is normally larger diameter and 1 mm thicker, on dual disc bikes the discs for dual pot have a narrower band for the pads (which is why they have this circle of holes on the inside)

So beware probably will not fit.
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CX500B 1981, poor thing spent 6+ years outside, total teardown done, awaiting total rebuild cash.
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