Just for the record some time ago they did get to alloy holders I remember because of all the nuts that broke them squeezing them to adjust the brakes. Steven Willis 1778 East Second Street Scotch Plains NJ 07076 908-322-3330 http://www.thebikestand.com
> Hughethornton@aol.com wrote:
> > My information, from soneone who has been in the bike trade for years, is
> > that Super Record brakes always had the aluminum alloy brake shoes and that this
> > was the only difference in the callipers between Record and Super Record.
> Wrong. While I'm not sure what the Cobalto calipers had for pad holders,
> Super Record pad holders were steel, just like Record; part number
> 2014/D on the right side, 2014/S on the left side.
> At some point they began dipping the wheel guides in black plastic. I
> don't recall when.
> Peter Jon White
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