Hands up who’s going trail riding this weekend? Yup, us too. Things are getting a little, well, gloopy now that autumn’s firmly here, so for this week’s BikeRadar Bargains we’re taking a look at disc brakes.
Read on for the seven best deals we could find, starting with affordable anchors and moving up the price scale but without losing the focus on quality.
Avid db3 brakes get 59% off: avid db3 brakes get 59% off
A replacement for the popular Elixir model, the DB3 get more negative volume to combat heat expansion, plus powerful larger-caliper pistons. A new bladder material reduces air bubbles to ensure power and consistency on every ride.
Shimano Zee M640 Disc Brakes – Front & Rear Set – £219.98 £144.95
Shimano zee disc brakes are second-tier, but a top choice: shimano zee disc brakes are second-tier, but a top choice
Aimed at gravity riders and with similar performance to the higher-priced Saint disc brakes, these give outstanding modulation and power, and can be upgraded to Ice Tech pads and rotors for extra heat dissipation should you wish.
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