The PP-1.2 slides between the disc brake pads within the caliper, allowing the user to spread the pads and compress the hydraulic pistons when changing pads, aligning the pads, or performing other maintenance procedures. maintenance. The PP-1.2 expands the gap between the pads, making it easier to insert the disc between the pads when reinstalling a caliper or wheel. The dual density handle offers a positive grip. Fits most hydraulic disc brake caliper bodies, including Shimano® XTR.
- The tapered end of the PP-1.2 is 25mm wide
- The total insertable length of the tool is 26 mm
- Thickness of the wedge is 4.1 mm
NOTE: Wedge piston tools such as the PP-1.2 are not intended for use with brake systems that use ceramic pistons, such as Shimano road disc brake calipers.