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post #1 of 2 (permalink) Old Apr 1st, 2011, 5:23 pm Thread Starter
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fixed or loose bobins

I was looking for brake rotors for my 2007 k1200s with abs. Guy asked me does it have fixed or loose bobins how do i tell what it has. Also what are u guys using for rotors on this bike. He told me EBC is 1 of my few options thaxs Boyd
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They are semi-floating which basically means they are loose but held in place with a spring washer.

True fully floating discs rattle rather noticeably.

'06 K1200R- in pieces
'73 Honda CB500F- slow but fun.
'77 Yamaha XS 750 triple- kinda
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