Setting Up Vintage Norton Brakes Article


4 Pages covering Norton single & twin leading shoes as well as discs.



A nice clear explanation of how to properly set up your Norton brakes. And very handy it you’ve ever wondered just exactly how tight you should really tighten those hydraulic hard lines.

Classic motorcycle brakes are one of those things that can make it a joy to go for a ride or a complete pain in the butt. They’re not brilliant at the best of times but for the sake of your classic bike it pays to get them working as best as is humanly possible. Especially these days when every man and his dog is driving while staring at their phone.

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There’s articles on vintage carburetors, frames, engines, brakes and lots lots more. Nerd out on classic vintage motorcycle magazine articles today.