DP Brakes expanding into the bicycle disc brake market

DP Brakes expanding into the bicycle disc brake market

vendor.2013.dp-brakes.bicycle.JPGBUFFALO, NY. – DP Brakes, the pioneer and longtime industry leader in sintered metal braking technology, has announced that after extensive testing they will be expanding their line of products into the bicycle disc brake market.

“DP Brakes have been the first choice for MX, Enduro and Offroad competitor’s world wide for more than three decades,” said Larry Mills. President, DP Brakes North America. He continued, “It makes sense that with all of our success and experience have decided to expand our line of brake pads and rotors into the bicycle market.”

According to Mills, DP Brakes will be offering three brake pad compounds:

XC Pro Sintered for Cross Country and Trail Riding – offering the rider excellent performance along with superior wear;

DH Pro Sintered for Downhill Riding – offering the rider with the ultimate in stopping power and feel;

XC Eco Organic for Cross Country and Trail Riding – for the rider that wants all around good performance and value for their money.

To compliment the brake pad line, DP Brakes will also be offering a range of one and two piece standard and oversize rotors made from high quality 410 stainless steel. Mills said that they will be available in 160mm, 180mm and 203mm.

Mills added, “All rotors will also be double disc ground and heat treated to industry standards for maximum performance.”

Mills concluded, “After extensive testing, the results have proven that the rider will experience improved stopping power along with quiet, fade free performance under all conditions. We are very excited to be able to offer this range of brake products to the bicycle market at an affordable, competitive price.”

Contact DP Brakes North American Headquarters/Tony Mills International Inc. at 4401 Walden Avenue, Lancaster, NY 14086, (716) 681-8806, e-mail: dpbrakestm@aol.com, or visit DP Brakes on the web at www.dp-brakes.com.