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Formula R0 Disc Brake 2012

RO - The only brake with oval caliper pistons! The RO is the newest brake from Formula, combining top brake performance with the elegant looks of an Italian design. The new and unique oval piston technology allows a compact caliper design increasing the piston size by 18% in comparison to The One. With just 361 grams the RO sets the benchmark for brake power and performance at a XC brakes weight.

"Only DOT 4 fluid can be used on formula brakes"

Read the BikeRadar verdict here. "★★★★☆ -"The most powerful brake we’ve ever tested, and light enough for trail use"


  • Optimized forged “semi”- radial MC design improves ergonomics and lever ratio
  • High capacity, integrated reservoir
  • Removable handlebar clamp
  • Flip-flop master cylinder assembly
  • Forged lever blade with integrated tool-free reach adjust
  • Hard anodized MC piston
  • Laser etched logo


  • Forged one-piece post mount style caliper
  • Worldwide unique oval piston technology
  • Top and bottom vented caliper body for maximum cooling and performance
  • Additional bleeding port simplifie the bleeding process
  • Top-loading pads simplify pad changes
  • Laser etched logos


  • MC body: Polished / anodized
  • Caliper body: Polished / anodized with black cap
  • Lever blade: Polished / anodized with black cap
  • FCS: Polished / anodized with black cap
  • TFRA: Polished / anodized with black cap
  • Hose: Black: 100cm front/ 165cm rear
  • Brake pad: Sintered
  • Mounting: Standard PM 6"
  • Weight: 361 grams (PM - including 850 mm hose,160 mm rotor, complete hardware)

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  • Colour: Silver
  • Option: Front, Rear


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