Touring Bike FAQ #4: Disc Brakes or Rim Brakes (V-Brakes)?
There’s plenty of debate over whether V-brakes or disc brakes are ‘better’ for touring. And, as usual, there’s no clear-cut answer. V-brakes, for our purposes, are a generic and misused term for the several varieties of caliper brakes that work by pinching the bicycle wheel’s rim between two brake blocks… Continued (77 comments) →