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Old 12-04-2016, 11:56 AM   #1
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Disk Brakes

Good Morning I am George I have a 1996 17 ft casita Spirit. What I was wondering if anyone has converted from electric drum brakes to electric disk brakes. has 14 inch rims on it am due to replace brakes so thought would do some checking on the disk Thank you for your input
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Old 12-04-2016, 06:05 PM   #2
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I've never heard of electric disk brakes on small trailers. Don't know how you could modulate the braking force of calipers without an expensive changeout to electric over hydraulic brakes. Best bet would to be check with Dexter (axle manufacturer) and see if they offer that option. Many brake controllers will work with electric over hydraulic brakes, but in my opinion it's a lot of overkill.
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