The Kool Stop Thinline brake pads feature a low profile for systems with tight brake clearance. This also helps make wheel removal easier. Spherical washers allow easier toe-in and pad adjustment. Angled tip helps remove mud and rain from rims. Compatible with threaded-post cantilever or linear pull brakes. Black compound for normal conditions Salmon compound for extreme conditions. 55 gramspair.
after 2+ years my Koolstop pink Salmon pads look like need replacing.
I have aluminum rims with clinchers, group-set and brakes are Shimano Ultegra 10-speed, 2010 model.
I find them OK pads, better than 2012 Shimano pads they replaced (more so in wet!!) but I am always lo ... Read More »
I have Mavic Ksyrium SL wheels on my old bike, which had Shimano 105 dual-pivot brakes. The 105 brakes (with Shimano cartridges and pads) have always worked very well braking with the Ksyrium SL wheel rims. I can actually lock up the rear wheel and skid if I press the brake levers hard enough.
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need some shimano compat brake pads. did a search and i did not see a direct comparison. tried the kool stop dual compound on campag before... i thought they were 'just ok' compared to oem...
anyone tried both on the same bike/gruppo?
the greens and salmons are meant to be the soft hig ... Read More »