Patent Number: 7,422,090

Title: Caliper brake assembly

Abstract: Caliper brake assembly for engaging a rimmed wheel on a frame of a bicycle. First and second brake arms are provided having brake pads supported on first ends thereof and bores extending therethrough for receiving a bolt for providing a pivot point for the pivotal attachment of the first and second brake arms to the bicycle frame. A spring is associated with the first and second arms to bias their brake pads away from the rimmed wheel. A rocker assembly is included in the caliper brake assembly which includes a rocker arm pivotally appended to a second end of the first brake arm, the rocker assembly having a region for fixedly receiving a control cable and a region for pivotally receiving a link, the link provided for pivotally connecting the rocker arm proximate to a second end of the second brake arm.

Inventors: Preuss; Adam (Santa Rosa, CA)


International Classification: B62L 1/16 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 2020-09-09 0:00:00