Avid Shorty Ultimate Cantilever Brakes

Item: 50-8290
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The name of these high-performance cyclocross brakes says it all. Avid Shorty Ultimate Cantilever Brakes really do deliver the ultimate balance of power, control and light weight. Not to mention ample mud clearance, the convenience of standard road cartridge pads and easy adjustability thanks to an in-line cable adjuster and quick release.
  • Uses standard road cartridge brake pads--pad holder is lighter than brakes that use V-brake pads
  • Open design for mud clearance -- a must for CX applications
  • Caliper can be set up with wide or narrow stance
  • Straddle cable features an in-line adjuster and quick release
  • Pad height is easily adjusted
  • Specify front or rear