Dia-Compe
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Years of Operation:1930 - ?
General Information

Dia-Compe is a bike part manufacturer that specializes in bicycle brake components and other bike accessories. The founder started by making bicycle brakes in 1930. Since then, Dia-Compe has adapted a new technique, “Aluminum Cold Forge Technology,” and evolved into a leading manufacturer of bike parts and brake accessories. As this brand is known for producing high-quality bike components, there are a wide variety of products including drivetrain components, brake pads, steering components, brakes, bike brake levers and shifters for different types of bikes. Dia-Compe parts are also available in various sizes.

Dia-Compe offers a line of drivetrain components such as bearing retainers, alloy cable tips and cable ferrules. As for steering components, Dia-Compe produces top cap parts, crown races and headsets in different sizes. As for brakes and shifters, you will find a nice selection of cantilevers, calipers and small parts such as washers, nuts and adjusting barrels.

Cyclists often prefer Dia-Compe products because they are known to be sturdy, reliable and relatively affordable. While there are lots of bike part manufacturers out there, Dia-Compe is one of the most trusted brands. Their parts are also readily available and easily accessible.

President : Kozo Yoshigai
Headquarters : 7-25, Higashi-Ebata Cho, Kadoma City,
Osaka 571-0008, Japan
Major brands : DIA-COMPE, DIATECH, GRAN COMPE
TEL : +81-72-884-8020   FAX : +81-72-885-8030
E-mail : info@diacompe.co.jp  URL : http://www.diacompe.co.jp

History
DIA-COMPE HISTORY TIME LINE:

1930 : YOSHIGAI Industry was established to manufacturebicycle rim brakes.
1949 : YOSHIGAI KIKAI KINZOKU Co., Ltd. was established.
1963 : DiIA-COMPE combined its technology with WEINMANN SWISS to manufacture aluminum brakes.
1975 : DIA-COMPE USA Inc. was established in North Carolina, USA.
1987 : DIA-COMPE TAIWAN Co., Ltd. was established in Taiwan, R.O.C.
1996 : YOSHIGAI Corporation, a new organization of "DIA-COMPE Japan", was established.
1996 : DIATECH USA Inc. was established in Seattle, USA.
2001 : KUNSHAN DIA-COMPE Co., Ltd. was established in Jiang Su, China.
2005 : YOSHIGAI Corporation's Headquarters was moved to Kadoma city, Osaka, Japan.


Components
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Recent Added / Updated Components
Component NameCategoryAdded / Updated
Dia-Compe Rear Cable-stop for centerpull brakesSmall Parts & Accessories09/04/2014
Dia-Compe 980Brakes04/07/2014
Dia-Compe 884Brakes04/07/2014
Dia-Compe VC-900Brakes04/07/2014
Dia-Compe 5583Brakes04/07/2014
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Vintage Tools - Recent Added / Updated
NameCategoryAdded / Updated
Dia-Compe 3rd Hand ToolBrake Tool01/10/2009
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Additional Resources
Catalog NameSourceFile SizeDate Added
Dia-Compe 1986 CatalogVelo-Pages.comN/A2/20/2008
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