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Front - Right Hand Lever - 1000mm Hose - I-Spec B
Front - Left Hand Lever - 1000mm Hose - I-Spec B
Rear - Right Hand Lever - 1700mm Hose - I-Spec B
Rear - Left Hand Lever - 1700mm Hose - I-Spec B
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Shimano Zee M640 Disc Brake

New Zee hydraulic disc brake systems are gravity rated with a Servo-Wave brake lever and new 4-piston ceramic disc brake caliper. System stiffness is tuned using Shimano’s high-power hose and shorter lever blade while ergonomics are perfected with a new pivot location and dimpled surface. ICE Tech brake pad and rotor options reduce heat in the system and maintain performance on the longest descents.

"With their consistent feel and trouble-free performance, Shimano's brakes have proven themselves time and time again. It's their Zee stoppers that really stand out in our minds, though, with them using the same four piston caliper and internals as the more expensive Saint setup, but forgoing both the tool free lever reach dial and the stroke adjust screw that doesn't seem to affect anything anyways. That means that they feel as if they could be used to slow down a runaway train if required to do so, and that they also sport the same great ergonomics that we've come to love from Shimano's brakes. Many of today's components feel as if they require near constant tinkering to keep working to their full potential, something that makes us really appreciate the trustworthy performance of the Zees. Isn't that how brakes should be?" - PinkBike Review

Features:

  • Servo Wave lever pivot
  • Shorty Levers
  • High rigidity ceramic pistons for heat insulation
  • Anti-slip dimpled lever blade
  • Resin Pads
  • Super stiff high-power 3-layer brake hose for a more consistent lever feel
  • One-Way Bleed for easy and clean servicing
  • 4 Piston caliper
  • Resin Brake Pads
  • Brake lever is I-Spec Compatible (SM-SL64..)
  • Brake hose part# SM-BH90-SLB

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  • Colour: Grey
  • Option: Rear - Left Hand Lever - 1700mm Hose - I-Spec B, Front - Right Hand Lever - 1000mm Hose - I-Spec B, Front - Left Hand Lever - 1000mm Hose - I-Spec B, Rear - Right Hand Lever - 1700mm Hose - I-Spec B
 
Rated 4.5 out of 5 by 21 reviewers.
Rated 5 out of 5 by prodotto qualità/prezzo eccellente Li ho sostituiti a dei avid elixir 7,tutta un'altra storia.Molto potenti e ottima modularità 30 September 2014
Rated 1 out of 5 by Great brakes, misleading product description provided by CRC The brakes are great and like everyone says that have good power and good modulation. However, CRC's production description for this item is misleading, which says that the brakes come with both radiation pads and resin pads. As per the product description at the time of writing the review... - "Radiation fin pad with new metallic compound to improve control and consistency" - "Resin Brake Pads" The brakes DO NOT come with radiation fin metallic pads. These have to be ordered in addition http://www.chainreactioncycles.com/ca/en/shimano-saint-m820-disc-brake-pads/rp-prod124951 11 September 2014
Rated 5 out of 5 by Отличные тормоза Заказал передний тормоз взамен гидравлики Doere, который вообще не тормозил. После старого тормоза стоп-кран ещё тот, но с очень хорошей модуляцией. По-началу надо привыкать к торможению. Также в комплекте пришли какие-то пластмаски на фото ниже, которым я не нашёл применение. 02 September 2014
Rated 5 out of 5 by Unbelievble stopping power for the price I have wanted to upgrade to a 4 pot caliper for a while now, what a purchase. It has taken a couple of rides to bed in and the factory bleed isn't great but once these slight issues are sorted, it's great. Takes some time adjusting from two pot stoppage but you won't look back once you've made the switch. I only bought a front as the rear won't make a whole lot of difference with slowing you down. But that's just my preference. 01 September 2014
Rated 5 out of 5 by Zee отличная альтернатива ! Поставил в замен Кодов , не пожалел. Легче, ручки удобнее. Тормозят как вкопанные ! 30 August 2014
Rated 5 out of 5 by Super brakes Super brakes, I haven't found anything to complain about with these. They really are as good as the reviews say. 20 August 2014
Rated 5 out of 5 by GREAT PRICE - SUPERB BRAKING POWER GOOD PRICE, REALLY GOOD BRAKES, STOPPING POWER FANTASTIC 15 August 2014
Rated 2 out of 5 by Good braking power, but lever blade breaks of easily I used to use Magura Luis and Juicy 5. As far as braking power and modulation is concerned, ZEE are much better. But non of previous brakes ever broke. I do ride more technical trails when you often fall with low speed. It was dissapointing to walk down the hill with broken lever blade. 29 July 2014
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No,its the Price for Front OR Rear brake
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No... this is the price for one Brake (Front OR Rear)
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No, they are sold separately
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As above...
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No...this doesn't include a Rotor
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You will have to buy the rotor separately.
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Речь о позиции "Rear - Left Hand Lever - 1700mm Hose - I-Spec B"
Возможно ли установить задний клипер в комплекте с левой ручкой на вилку(т.е. как Front) путём укорачивания гидролинии(Horse) или есть конструктивные особенности?
Если возможно, то выполняете ли вы работы по укорачиванию гидролинии?
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Такой вариант возможен. К сожалению, мы не выполняем работы по укорачиванию гидролиний.
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Калиперы: что передний, что задний у Zee одинаковы. Укорачивать гидролинию очень легко, я это делал для обоих тормозов Zee. Разумеется перед этим требуется полный слив масла из тормоза; в комплекте должны идти оливка и штуцер для укорачивания. Почитайте в интернете инструкцию по прокачке и укорачиванию гидролинии и сможете легко это сделать сами.
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As title, is brake pad included in this price ? or need to be purchase seperately ?
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Hello, brake pads included I this price. As well you can bay pads separately.

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yes the brake pad is included and installed in calipers.
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Can I switch hoses?

Hello there,

I am wondering if I can switch the hoses so the left lever for rear break and the right lever for front brake??
From what I saw on youtube shortening the hoses is very easy and wondering if I can also put it back on the other lever..

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Yes, if you are happy enough to re-bleed the system afterwards you can switch the hoses over from one lever to the other.
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you can switch the hoses, but the moment you remove the hose from lever you will need a new olive and insert to seal the hose to the lever again. If you are careful you can avoid a bleeding operation as well. Normally new set comes with a pair of olive and insert set. If you have already use them you can find recommended product below.
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What hardware comes in the box?

E.g. Mounting hardware, pad spacers...
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This brake kit comes with lever, caliper and hose pre-bled and ready to use.

It also includes mount bolts and pad spacing blocks.
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comes in the box; caliper and lever connected and pre-bleed, bleeding block, pad spacers, spare olive and hose inserts, mounting bolts. no adapters or spare oil or bleeding funnel provided.
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what type of brake pads are these brakes fitted with?
are spare olives and inserts included for hose shortening?
bleed funnel and block included?
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These brakes carry the standard D01S Resin Pads and the Olive and Insert are included,

The bleed block and funnel however are not included.
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The calipers are fitted with H01A Resin pads made by Shimano for quad piston calipers. You will find spare olives and inserts to shorten the hose. Bleed block is included as well. But there will be no bleed funnel and/or Shimano mineral oil in the set. If you are experienced you can also shorten your hose without need any bleeding operation at all. You will have to buy funnel/bleed kit with mineral oil separate. Always use Shimano mineral oil for this brakes not to destroy the seals and other parts.
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Do these work with Shimano Zee?

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I was wondering if these rotors would work with the Shimano Zee Disc Brakes? Was looking at doing the 200mm option. Just want to be sure before I buy.
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Yes; with the appropriate mount adapters; a 200mm Zee rotor will be fine with these brakes.
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Yes, of course. This rotors perfectly work with Shimano Zee Brakes.

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can you fit shimanos finned pads in these?

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Yes, the M640 calipers are compatible with the H03 finned pads.
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I have tried using the finned brake pads from my XT M785 brakes on my new Zee brakes and I can confirm that they do not fit and are not compatible, as the shape is slightly different and the fixing bolt/pin hole does not line up with the hole on the caliper. The finned pads that are compatible with the Zee brakes are the Saint M820 finned pads http://www.chainreactioncycles.com/ca/en/shimano-saint-m820-disc-brake-pads/rp-prod124951

Btw,as a side note: the pad fixing bolts from my XT M785 brakes do fit in the Zee brakes and so I have replaced the pin on both front and back Zee brakes. The fixing bolts work much better than the pin.
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What brake pads come with this?

Are the brake pads that come with this the type with fins or without?
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The caliper is supplied with a set of standard Shimano brake pads pre-fitted. The finned pads however are also compatible but not supplied with the brake.
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The Zee brakes actually come with Resin Brake Pads and not the "Radiation fin pad with new metallic compound to improve control and consistency" that is listed in CRC's misleading product description
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