A wider stance gives more leverage and stopping power. A great brake for any bike. Tons of power, easy set up, easy maintenece, and great looks. The brakes come pre-greased, and with all necessary hardware, including straddle wire and hanger. For more shin-friendly brakes, check out the Pauls Touring Cantis. Available in beautiful black or silver anodized finish. Price is for front or rear. 180g per pair including all hardware, straddle wire and carrier. Improve stopping power with a pair of SwissStop brake pads, making for the most powerful brake around!