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Shimano Ultegra BR-R8000 Brake Calipers
Set - Ultegra R8000 Brake Calipers

Ultegra BR-R8000 Brake Calipers

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Straight n’ true.

With improved linearity in the brake curve, the Ultegra BR-R8000 Brake Calipers ensure your ride is straight n’ true. Overall, these dual-pivot brake calipers feature a more angular design which promotes efficient and predictable braking. For increased braking power, these calipers feature lightweight yet rigid construction, nimble springs, and stainless steel pivots. The spring tension and brake shoes are adjustable so you can achieve your ideal, individualized setup. Equipped with wider clearance, the Ultegra BR-R8000 Brake Calipers can support the ever growing population of cyclists favoring wider rims and larger tires.


  • Series: Ultegra.
  • Brake Type: SLR EV Dual Pivot.
  • Tire Size: up to 28mm.
  • Front and Rear brake included.
  • R55C4 pads included.
  • Approx. Weight (Front): 182g.
  • Approx. Weight (Rear): 178g.

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Brake Type: Road Caliper 


Brake Pad Type: Caliper - Shimano/SRAM 

Set - Ultegra R8000 Brake Calipers

Mfg PartNum: IBRR8000A82 


Mfg PartNum: IBRR8000AF82X 


Mfg PartNum: IBRR8000AR82A 

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Better Brakes than stock
by CJ_7
Cycling Enthusiast
East Coast, baby!
3 of 3 customers found this review helpful.

Replaced OEM Tekro calipers and much prefer the braking action, feel and looks. Install was straightforward, they do fit Conti GP 4 Season 28's. take your time adjusting them, and you will be rewarded with a firm, responsive feel and great stopping power.

The Ultegra is the 105 caliper with a stiffening frame added, not sure there's much difference, but given the minor costweight delta, the Ultegra seems worth it. And they look good.

Reviewed 3/5/2019
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Outstanding performance
by Anonymous
1 of 1 customers found this review helpful.

Bought these calipers to upgrade the factory calipers on my Kuota Kiral. .. Bottom line there is no way anyone can argue these calipers don't function as well as dura ace. ... yes dura ace is lighter, but the braking power is similar between the two... save yourself a couple hundred dollars... buy ultegra 8000 line and loose 5 pounds. ..

Reviewed 1/18/2019
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by Tom
San Diego, Ca
4 of 4 customers found this review helpful.

A big upgrade from the old 6800 brakes. It is the first time I can remember a noticeable upgrade in components!

Reviewed 3/5/2018
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The best stop for the buck
by Otoman

Peak rim brake. You can save a couple grams for a lot more money but stopping power is no different with Dura Ace. These brakes stop on a dime. Easy to setup. They stay adjusted how you put them. Excellent.

Reviewed 8/6/2020
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Great upgrade
by Evolved cyclist
Cycling Enthusiast
1 of 1 customers found this review helpful.

Bought these as an upgrade that replaced the older version of my previous Ultegra brakes. Overall seem much better improvement and better stopping power than the older version. Also look better and almost looks the same as the dura ace but at a better price.

Reviewed 10/4/2018
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by Steve F.
1 of 1 customers found this review helpful.

I upgraded from 105 5800 brakes which were fine for me but these do seem to have more stopping power, I'm never worried about having enough time to stop even when flying down hills and braking as late as possible. I installed these myself and had generic replacement cable in the terrible Jagwire housing that came with the bike, after upgrading to the 8000 shifters and cables the brakes feel more powerful.

Reviewed 5/16/2019
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Compatibility Issues
by Anonymous
Cycling Enthusiast
0 of 3 customers found this review helpful.

Might have compatibly issues with Fork Wheels. The metal support arch was rubbing on my front tire. Very short height on the inside arch.

Reviewed 12/15/2018
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