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PostPosted: Sat Nov 04, 2017 11:12 am 
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Biggest thing is that the Brembo has anodised aluminium pistons, the copy has plated steel. The pin arrangement didn’t have the design finesse of the Brembo. The seals had lots of flashing from the mould.


thanks for good info.
Nice to know potential issues !
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PostPosted: Sat Nov 04, 2017 7:30 pm 
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pash wrote:

Biggest thing is that the Brembo has anodised aluminium pistons, the copy has plated steel. The pin arrangement didn’t have the design finesse of the Brembo. The seals had lots of flashing from the mould.



Nasty... I think you found a good home for it Pash


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It also weighed about 50% more

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PostPosted: Sun Nov 05, 2017 9:55 am 
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Was it one of those Chinese copies?
If so bins the best place.


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PostPosted: Sun Nov 05, 2017 12:42 pm 
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CHURCHILL wrote:
Was it one of those Chinese copies?
If so bins the best place.


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Erm yeah

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