160 mm rotor on the back wheel?

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Andrei Petrov's picture
Andrei Petrov
Joined: 4 Oct 2013

Has anyone managed to install a 160 mm disc brake rotor on the back wheel of Silvio 2.0/2.1, or could anyone venture an informed guesstimate whether 160 mm will fit? I suppose that 140 mm will perform well enough, but my preferred brake - the TRP HY/RD - has been out of stock for six months and now inly ship with the 160 mm rotors for some reason. I need to finally complete my build!

Rick Youngblood's picture
Rick Youngblood
Joined: 5 Feb 2014
Yes, I have installed a 160mm

Yes, I have installed a 160mm disc on the front and rear without interference.

Here is my thread:




~ Rick Youngblood
Redding, CA {Who'll Stop the Rain}
2014 Silvio 2.1 & Vendetta 2.0

Robert Holler's picture
Robert Holler
Joined: 6 Nov 2013
Double confirmed! It fits

Double confirmed! Wink

It fits without any issue. Be sure to dial that brake in lightly - a 160 on the back is a lot of brake for the bike.


Robert Holler
Product and Customer Experience Manager
CRUZBIKE | Unleash your speed.