This brake set (including the BEST brake housing made) allows for a cable actuated lever to operate a hydraulic caliper– offering Superior feel, self adjustment of pads, and the simplicities of having a mechanically operated brake lever.
Note: SHORT PULL / Road Lever Version, a flat bar bike will (typically) need LONG PULL / MTB Version
A cable/hydraulic hybrid disc brake system offers power and modulation of fully hydraulic brakes without the complexity and hassles that sometimes accompanies those systems.
The Ultimo’s main difference from the Motoko is that the Ultimo has four pistons (vs. 2) and larger pads. The rotor is also equipped with removable aluminum heat sinks.
Compatible with cable-actuated Road Brake Levers (SHORT PULL)
– Flat mount standard
– Closed Hydraulic System (Mineral Oil)
– Four coated pistons
– Includes Reaction Compressionless brake cable set for superb response
– Includes 160mm, 6-bolt stainless steel rotor (*Rear caliper is designed to fit 160mm rotors w/o requiring an adapter)
– Simple one knob pad adjustment
– Uses Shimano D-type pads (Saint/Zee)
– Caliper weighs only 139 grams.
– Black or Silver
[Made in Japan]