CLB Professionnel (short reach)
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Category:  Brakes
Name:  CLB Professionnel (short reach)
Brand:  CLB
Model:  3842
Years:  Late 1970's - Mid 1980's
Country:  France
Weight:  129 grams (avg)
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Added By: steveinjava on 08/14/08
Updated By: fightfooter on 01/27/15
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Design Category Single PivotCable Adjuster
Quick Release Yes, at cable stopAttachment Bolt TypeExterior or Recessed
Cable Attachment BoltWrenchFront of Arm MarkingsCLB engraved
Back of Arm MarkingsReach CategoryShort reach
Min Reach39mmMax Reach45mm
General Information
Updated version of this incredibly lightweight brake.
I have black and silver. The arms are forged alloy- Not titanium.
The original brake blocks had integrated shoes and work well but are short so modern blocks improve power.
Jeannie Longo used these in the Olympics 2008 to miss a bronze medal by 1.6 seconds...She has used them through her career, I saw them on her bike in 1992 which encouraged me to get some and continue to use a rear one to date.
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WeightSourceNotesAdded By
116 GramsActualfor rear brake, version with aluminum bolt and screws fightfooter
142 GramsActualfor rear brake, version with steel bolt and titanium bolts fightfooter
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