Kool-Stop Dual Compound Mountain Pads for Linear Pull Brakes Threaded

October 21, 2013 - Comment

These Kool-Stop Mountain pads fit linear pull brakes (A.K.A. V-brakes) and feature a dual compound composition for a balance of good stopping power in both wet and dry conditions. Product Features Dual compound design stops predictably in wet and dry Pad shape conforms to rim curvature

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These Kool-Stop Mountain pads fit linear pull brakes (A.K.A. V-brakes) and feature a dual compound composition for a balance of good stopping power in both wet and dry conditions.

Product Features

  • Dual compound design stops predictably in wet and dry
  • Pad shape conforms to rim curvature

Comments

stephenghowe "stephenghowe" says:

Curvature seems excessive for 700 cm rim I never had to change a pad on my old ten speed despite a quarter century of use. I was surprised that I had to replace pads on my new road bike after a couple years. These pads seem to have a consistently predictable moderate amount of grab, and make me feel I have things under control when I’m going down a steep hill. The amount of grab is very similar to an old ten speed, so I expect they probably will substantially outlast most modern pads. Unfortunately, their curvature is not really a…

George Orwell says:

Great for my road bike, fits 700c rims perfectly With the brake shoes that came on my road bike I couldn’t lock up my rear wheel and going down hills I had to squeeze the brakes as hard as I could just to keep from going too fast.With these Kool Stop pads I can lock up my rear wheel with one finger on flat, dry ground. Most of a bicycles braking power comes from the front wheel and one finger can bring me to an emergency stop.These dramatically reduce the distance needed to stop.Another benefit of using…

LAcommuter says:

Good Pads! Used these to replace the stock pads on a 50cm Surly Long Haul Trucker (with 26″ wheels). BIG improvement. Before you replace the Oryx cantilevers that come on the LHT, try these…it just might be the ticket. These fit the radius of the 26″ wheel perfectly.

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