HEADS UP!!!

Site upgrade in progress... Core site functions are working, but some non-critical features/functions will be temporarily unavailable while we work to restore them over the next couple of weeks.

Please post any bugs you encounter, but before you do, check to see if it's already listed.

Thanks for your patience while we work to improve the community.

Sign in to follow this  
Followers 0
berudd

Braking wave rotor?

5 posts in this topic

Has anybody used these? If so, how do they comapre to the other wave rotors or oversized rotors available?

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Hi,

I use a BRAKING oversize rotor on the front of my 04´ YZ450, because I was very unhappy with the brake performance of the Yamaha! I come from a KTM SX520......the BREMBO ´s where awesome!!!

So I headed out to buy something that equals the KTM....not a cheap set up (approx. 270$ for the rotor, adapter and pads)but worth the money......since I have installed it, I´m very pleased with my brakes........just to mention, I had no complaint on the rear!!!!!!!!

ride.race.live :)

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

These ones always confuse the hell out of me. I hear what everyone says, then I take a look at some of the factory riders using what appears to be std rotors and brake lines. They sure rider harder than I ever could, so if the stock stuff does it for them...

Or, am I missing something here? Maybe they aren't using stock bits? :)

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Most of the pros use what appear to be stock brakes because they aren't the wave design. They are, however, oversized rotors and calipers.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Create an account or sign in to comment

You need to be a member in order to leave a comment

Create an account

Sign up for a new account in our community. It's easy!


Register a new account

Sign in

Already have an account? Sign in here.


Sign In Now
Sign in to follow this  
Followers 0