New REVL Carbon Dual Pivot Road Brakes from The Hive
File this under “awesome things from Interbike that we totally missed but have covered previously anyway“Ã‚Â The new REVL road brakes from The Hive are light (115g / wheel) and use full carbon fiber arms for an almost liquid appearance.Ã‚Â What’s new is that pricing and more details are available since our original post.
They use a dual pivot mechanism to increase braking force, and hardware is a mix of titanium and 7075 aluminum.Ã‚Â Besides the good looks, they’ve got a few nifty features.Ã‚Â There’s a quick release lever on the cable adjustment barrel that opens up 4mm of space to ease wheel changes, and the brake pad holsters and bolts are 7075 alloy.Ã‚Â MSRP is $399.95 for the set.
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The ‘rockarolla’ lever arm increases braking force without adding much weight.
The quick release lever is built into the adjustment barrel for a trick look and function.