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Shimano Metrea Brake Caliper BR-U5000 - Shapely and functional on a city bike


The Shimano BR-U5000 Metrea flat-mount brake caliper impresses with its attractive, stylish look that perfectly integrates into the set-up of your city bike. It works with two ceramic pistons that guarantee a well-modulated, stable braking function. As usual for Shimano brake calipers, the BR-U5000 can also be bled easily via One Way Bleeding. A synthetic resin pad and an adapter for mounting a 140 or 160 mm front brake rotors (for the rear version) are included.

Specifications:

Series:
Metrea U5000
Application:
City
Type:
hydraulic, 2 pistons
Actuation:
mineral oil
Hose:
SM-BH59-JK-SS (not included)

Technical Information:

Caliper Mount:
flat mount
Pads:
resin
Design:
2-piece
Calliper Material:
Aluminium
Piston Material:
Ceramic
Hose Connection:
straight

Compatibility:

Mounting Position:
front wheel, rear wheel
Recommended Brake Rotor:
SM-RT500 (140 mm)
Pads:
organic and sintered; with narrow pad shape; standard and Ice-Tech
Recommended Brake Lever:
ST-U5060, BL-U5010, BL-U5000

Features:

  • tidy, integrated look for everyday riders
  • easy to modulate, stable braking
  • thermal management system
  • flat mount system for easy tool access
  • further pad space
  • 2 ceramic pistons
  • painted
  • stainless steel bolt (4 mm)

Technology:

One Way Bleeding
One Way Bleeding is a technique used on Shimano calipers that facilitates brake bleeding. The hose routing has been optimised so that no air bubbles remain in the brake calliper. In combination with the funnel, the brake can be bled cleanly and easily.

Manufacturer Numbers:

Front:
I-BRU5000F1RX
Rear:
I-BRU5000R1RX

Contents:

  • 1 x Shimano Metrea BR-U5000 brake caliper
  • 1 x pair Shimano brake pads
  • 1 x adapter for 140 mm/160 mm rotors (front)
  • 2 x caliper bolts for 25 mm frame diameters (rear)

Order Together:

  • FM to FM brake adapter SM-MA-R160 D/D for 160 mm brake rotor on 140 mm FM frame (for rear)

Optional Accessories:


Weight:

  • black/front flat mount: 161 g

Models:

  • black/front flat mount, in stock
    56.25€
  • black/rear flat mount, in stock
    51.92€

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