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Tektro Rim Brakes

On this page: R580 Dual-Pivot Calipers | R559 front long-reach dual-pivot caliper | R559 rear long-reach dual-pivot caliper | R539 rear standard reach dual-pivot caliper | R538 longer-reach Dual Pivot Calipers | R469 longer-reach Dual Pivot Calipers | Tektro RX5 Mini V-brakes

Tektro brake levers are posted here.

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Founded in 1986, Tektro of Taiwan produces 13 million brakes a year.


Tektro R580 Dual-Pivot Brake Calipers. New, $40.00/ each caliper - $80.00/set

Front caliper: part #81145-F
Rear caliper: part # 81156R

  • We have two sets.
  • Reach is 39 - 49mm
  • Recessed allen bolts

Tektro R580 calipers

New, in the box

Tektro Calipers

Out of their box

Tektro R580

And the back of the calipers


Tektro R559 front long-reach (73mm) dual-pivot caliper. New, $45.00

Part# 81129

  • A caliper with a 73mm reach can be a problem-solver, such as a bike made for 27" wheels now sporting 700c wheels, or a bike with fenders that would benefit from the greater braking force that can be delivered by the more powerful dual-pivot brake calipers.
  • Equipped with nutted fixing bolt

Tektro R559 brake caliper

Front view

Tektro brake caliper

From the side

Tektro brake caliper

From the other side

Tektro brake caliper

From the back


Tektro R559 rear long-reach (73mm) dual-pivot caliper. New, $45.00

Part# 81137

  • A caliper with a 73mm reach can be a problem-solver, such as a bike made for 27" wheels now sporting 700c wheels, or a bike with fenders that would benefit from the greater braking force that can be delivered by the more powerful dual-pivot brake calipers.
  • Equipped with nutted fixing bolt

Tektro rear caliper

If your rim is a fair distance from the centerbolt, this might be your caliper.

Tektro rear caliper

Side view

Tektro rear caliper

From the other side

Tektro rear caliper

Rear view. Please note nutted fixing bolt.


Tektro R539 rear standard reach (47-57mm) dual-pivot caliper. New, $45.00

Part# 81041

  • 47 - 57mm reach
  • Nutted fixing bolt

Tektro caliper\

A well-finished component

Tektro brake caliper

Close-up side view

Tektro brake caliper

From the other side

Tektro rear brake caliper

From the back. Note nutted fixing bolt.


Tektro R538 Dual Pivot Calipers. New, $80.00/set

Part# 81117

  • 47-57mm reach
  • We have two pair
  • Tektro R538 calipers with their longer reach are aimed at bigger-tired touring & town bikes.
  • The quick-release is also different on these calipers, allowing a wider opening, making removal of a fatter tire easier.

Tektro R538 calipers

New, in the box

Tektro R538 calipers

Out of their box

Tektro R538

The back and side of the calipers


Tektro R469 longer-reach Dual Pivot Calipers. New, $45.00/set

Part# 82131

  • 47-57mm reach
  • Recessed allen nut
  • Great for bikes needing longer-reach calipers

Tektro calipers

Simple, low-priced stoppers

Tektro calipers

And the Caliper sides and backs.


Tektro RX5 Mini V-Brakes. New, $25.00/pair

Part# 82172

  • Price is for a pair of calipers, for either front or rear.
  • We have 2 pairs in stock
  • Forged aluminum arms are 85mm long

Because of their compatibility with integrated brake/shift levers, mini v-brakes are popular with cyclo-cross racers and tandem riders. They also work well on touring bikes.

Tektro brakes

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