Tech Tip: V-Brake Arm Lengths

Despite their age, our articles on v-brakes and v-brake conversions┬áremain very popular with GRAVELBIKE’s readers. To help folks determine whether a certain brake will clear their bikes’ fenders or fat tires, we’ve compiled a list of popular v-brakes’ arm lengths (the list will be updated as new information becomes available).

Model Length (mm)
Tektro 926AL 80
Paul MiniMoto 83
TRP CX8.4 84
BOX Eclipse (short) 85
Promax P-1 (short) 85
Tektro BX3v 85
Tektro RX5 85
Shimano BR-R353 87
Tektro RX6 90
TRP CX9 90
Tektro 930AL 95
Tektro BX25 95
Tektro M530 102
Tektro M730 102
TRP M920 102
Avid SL 104
KCNC 105
AEST 106
Koski Lite 106
Shimano Deore XT BR-T780 107
BOX Eclipse (long) 108
Promax P-1 (long) 108
Tektro 857AL 110
Tektro C310 110