TRP Parabox Design Finalized, Prototype Road & Cyclocross Brakes Shown

TRP Parabox mechanical to hydraulic disc brake converter for road bikes gets final design and color scheme

We’ve seen plenty of prototypes of the TRP Parabox mechanical-to-hydraulic disc brake converter on bikes (here and here, for example). Now, it’s got its going out clothes. What you see above is what’ll be popping up on all the early adopters’ bikes this fall. Check the caliper after the break, along with some new (traditional) colors and options for ‘cross and road bikes…

TRP Parabox mechanical to hydraulic disc brake converter for road bikes gets final design and color scheme

Mr. Blurrycam strikes again, but you get the idea.

TRP R970SL magnesium lightweight road brakes in potential colors for 2012

Above is a custom R970SL road brake in neon yellow/green color for a sponsored team. Next to it are two potential colors for next year. Whatcha think?

TRP CX 84mm cyclocross v-brakes prototype

Shown in red as a preproduction version at Sea Otter, here’s the official gray of the new CX8.4 linear pull brakes. Designed to work with SRAM’s brake lever pull ratio, you can use them with any levers if you just want something a bit shorter. Their standard cyclocross V-brake has 90mm arms.

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Justin - 08/08/11 - 2:16pm

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