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Re: Midget brake callipers.

Subject: Re: Midget brake callipers.
From: "Thomas Wannenburg" <>
Date: Tue, 9 Jan 1996 10:37:01 -0500 (EST)
In message <> "A.D.Smith" writes:
> Following the recent discussion on this little notch in the brake calliper
 I took my callipers off this weekend to clean up the pistons.  After getting
> the pistons out I realised that there were no notches to be found !  Have I 
> missed them ? Where should they be exactly.  If they're not there, I can't 
> really line them up ?
> Andy
The notches are on the rims of the pistons facing into the pads.  One half of 
the rim surface is slightly lower.  The "notches" are so subtle that I rebuilt 
my cylinders without even noticing them.  Only after I re-read the manual and 
went looking, did I see them.

74 Midget

Thomas Wannenburg MD.
Cardiology, Bowman Gray School of Medicine
Wake Forest Univ

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