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SRAM Level T Disc Brake review

We want to ensure that whether you’re spending £10K on a new lightweight race bike, £2 on a cycling water bottle or £49.99 on SRAM Level T Disc Brake, that you’re getting the very best you can get for your money. In today’s SRAM Level T Disc Brake review we’re going to look at why it scores 9.1/10 in our review and why we recommend it over many of the other 264 products in the Brakes category. We’ve started by giving you a top level score for each of the key areas when it comes to reviewing these products, these scores include a quality score, price score, review score and an overall score.










SRAM Level T Disc Brake reviews

See customer reviews at Chain Reaction Cycles:

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SRAM Level T Disc Brake Specification

SRAM Level T Disc Brake specs

SRAM Level T Disc Brake
Feature 1

Lever Material: Stamped aluminium

Other Brakes found with this feature: 1

Feature 2

Caliper Design: 2-piston caliper

Other Brakes found with this feature: 2

Feature 3

Caliper Style: Post Mount

Other Brakes found with this feature: 4

Feature 4

Finish: Gloss Black

Other Brakes found with this feature: 3

Feature 5

Pad: Steel-backed organic

Other Brakes found with this feature: 9

Feature 6

Fluid: DOT 5.1

Other Brakes found with this feature: 18

Feature 7

Adjustment: Tooled reach adjust

Other Brakes found with this feature: 5

Feature 8

Material: Aluminium

Other Brakes found with this feature: 178

Feature 9

Pad/Holder: Top loading

Other Brakes found with this feature: 4

Feature 10

Intended Use: XC, Trail

Other Brakes found with this feature: 7

Feature 11

System: Open system

Other Brakes found with this feature: 10

Feature 12

Bend Zone™: Yes

Other Brakes found with this feature: 8

Feature 13

Ambidextrous: Yes

Other Brakes found with this feature: 8

Feature 14

Hardware: Stainless Steel

Other Brakes found with this feature: 10

Feature 15

Weight: 410g

Other Brakes found with this feature: 9

Spec 1

Colour: Black

Other Brakes found with this spec: 1

Spec 2

Size: U Clamp

Other Brakes found with this spec: 2

Spec 3

Option: Rear – 1800mm No Rotor, Front – 950mm – No Rotor

Other Brakes found with this spec: 4



Number of Reviews


Review Score

5.0 / 5

Average score in category: 4.4


  • . Level T capitalises on the same trail-taming brake technology that conquered the 2015 World Mountain Bike Championships, to deliver a powerful and consistent XC and trail-optimised brake set that keeps your capital in the bank. This budget-minded, MatchMaker‚Ñ¢ compatible brake set provides all the power of its siblings, keeping you in complete control. ‚Ä®Features: Lever Material: Stamped aluminium Caliper Design: 2-piston caliper Caliper Style: Post Mount Finish: Gloss Black Pad: Steel-backed organic Fluid: DOT 5.1 Adjustment: Tooled reach adjust Material: Aluminium Pad/Holder: Top loading Intended Use: XC, Trail System: Open system Bend Zone‚Ñ¢: Yes Ambidextrous: Yes Hardware: Stainless Steel Weight: 410g Technologies: Direct Link: SRAM’s DirectLink lever design produces a solid, positive feel the second you squeeze the lever to engage the brake. It offers a no-nonsense solution to give you precise control DOT 5.1: Heat is an enemy of any brake system, so advancements in heat management mean advancements in your ride. SRAM found that in their systems DOT 5.1 takes almost three times longer to boil than DOT 4, thus allowing flawless, fade-free performance in even more extreme conditions Expandable Bladder: SRAM’s new brake lever design includes a reshaped bladder that helps regulate and reduce air bubbles. The bladder is specifically shaped to evacuate air from the lever and push the fluid exactly where it’s needed. The result is improved backpressure relief, which produces dependable braking power and consistency MatchMaker and MMX Compatible: Save weight and clutter on the bar with Matchmaker. It holds Avid levers, SRAM¬Æ¬†triggers, and various RockShox¬Æ¬†controls, all with one tidy, light, clamp–a dream come true for handlebar component footprint conservationists the world over ¬†PiggyBack‚Ñ¢ Reservoir: The brake fluid reservoir on SRAM’s latest lever design is optimised for both performance and ease of use. The PiggyBack Reservoir offers a simple, failsafe way to manage brake fluid, and also allows for ambidextrous lever placement Timing Port Closure: A hydraulic brake’s timing port is the connection between the reservoir and the master cylinder bore. When the lever is squeezed, a cup seal passes this area and closes the port, which pressurises the system. SRAM’s new timing port closure system features durable seals and an ultra-smooth cylinder bore finish, producing dependable braking power and consistency Buy SRAM Components from Chain Reaction Cycles, the World’s Largest Online Bike Store.
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No matter what type of bike product your buying, from the simple accessories through to the full setup of your custom built road bike, there are lots of important considerations that you should take into account, especially when you’re shopping online and unable to test the product first. This is especially true when you’re buying products like Brakes.

Our aim is simple, help you get the very best products for your budget. Whether that’s SRAM Level T Disc Brake or an alternative, we’ll do our best to find you unbiased, genuine customer reviews to help you make your decision. We’ve found 264 different products in the Brakes category at Chain Reaction Cycles and we’ve also managed to find 407 products from SRAM (although only 38 of the 407 are in the Brakes category).

Our first piece of advice is for you to spend some time really getting to know what it is you’re looking for. An important feature for one person might be totally pointless and irrelevant to you, so get a good idea of what you want and need from your Brakes. Note down this list of key features that your product must have, that way when you’re comparing alternatives you have a starting point to decide whether one product meets your needs or not.

Price is the next and probably one of the most important factors of a purchase, so it’s really worthwhile spending a bit of time analysing the price of SRAM Level T Disc Brake and seeing how it stacks up against those offered by different brands or even other alternatives from SRAM. Below we’re going to get into the detail of SRAM Level T Disc Brake to help you see how the prices stack up.

We start this price analysis by looking at the price you can expect to pay for Brakes. There are 264 different products available at Chain Reaction Cycles, and of those 264, the average price is £92.02. There’s quite a variance in price in this category too with the lowest priced product we found at £2.99 and most expensive was £496.72.

The next stage we went on to, was to look at the price of products from the brand: SRAM. The average price was £162.54 and we found that the price varies right from as little as £1.5 up to £1724.99 with SRAM products.

And finally we thought it would be good to give you an idea of SRAM products that appear specifically in the Brakes category. So you can see that the price of SRAM Level T Disc Brake at £49.99 is great value considering the average price of SRAM Brakes is £127.49 and the price varies from £11.99.

It’s also worth bearing in mind that we managed to find SRAM Level T Disc Brake during our price scan of several cycle retailers, for the amazing price of £49.99 which represents a £30.00 or 38% saving against RRP. If you think SRAM Level T Disc Brake ticks all of your boxes in terms of quality and features then it’s more than likely going to be a winner bearing in mind the price.

SRAM Level T Disc Brake Reviews

Reviews are obviously a key part of the buying process when buying any cycle gear, and that goes for Brakes too. Reading reviews if going to be the closest insight you get into how good SRAM Level T Disc Brake is, without actually trying or buying it. Over at Chain Reaction Cycles we managed to find 6 reviews scoring it 5.0 out of 5. That’s a great result considering the price and quality and the fact that it’s a product made by SRAM. In fact when you consider those points and combine it with the fact that the average review score in the Brakes category is 4.4 and the average score of products from SRAM is 4.3 it’s a steal. And actually, if you look specifically at products from SRAM in the Brakes category the average review score is 4.2.

That’s why you can see it was easy for us to give SRAM Level T Disc Brake such a high overall score of 9.1 / 10. It seems to have the perfect combination of features, quality and price making it a great all-rounder.

So our last piece of advice that we can offer is to take your time reading plenty of reviews now, you can see that there are 6 reviews for SRAM Level T Disc Brake which score it 5.0, so it’s really worth spending a few minutes reading through lots of these to see what the key advantages or dislikes are. It will really reassure you when you come to buying online.

If you do go on to buy SRAM Level T Disc Brake or in fact any of the other Brakes, we would love to hear from you. Sharing your views will really help us to write more comprehensive reviews and we will share these thoughts with customers just like you that are looking to read reviews before they commit to buying.