Brakes and brake related equipment (pads / cables / tools)
Brake pads from Fibrax and SwissStop for your Brompton folding bicycle
Disc brakes give better stopping power on a bike, and can therefore increase the riders confidence
Here we list disc brake systems by:
can be found in different sub-categories
Miscellaneous disc brake bits and pieces
Disc Brake Mounts / adapters from Hope, Shimano and Intense
Disc Brake Rotors from Hope, Aztec, SRAM and Shimano
Stopping your bike is important! Here at Brilliant Bikes we sell genuine disc brake pads from Avid, Hope and Shimano. We also sell cheaper generic pads from Aztec and Clarks to fit other makes of disc.
Brake pads for rim type brakes - from Shimano, Fibrax and SwissStop
Before disc brakes came along, rim brakes were the most commonly used type of brakes on bikes
They work by putting pressure / friction on the rim of the wheel - slowing it down
Replacement Brompton rear brake cable for M-type handlebar suitable for the new aluiminium and the older 30 degree levers. (Note: this is not suitable for S-type, P-type or H type Brompton)
Replacement Brompton rear brake cable for S-type handlebar.
Replacement Brompton rear brake cable for H type Brompton (introduced in 2012)
Replacement Brompton rear brake cable for P-type handlebars only - on a Long Wheel Base (LWB) Brompton.(Note: this is not suitable for S-type, P-type or H type Brompton)
Pair of the latest aluminium Brompton brake levers with holes for integrated shifters Colour: Silver
Pair of replacement organic disc pads suitable for Shimano Deore M515 / M475 / C501 / C601 mechanical / M525 hydraulic callipers disc systems.
Genuine Shimano BR-M485 Resin pad and spring - complete with split pin The pads are marked B01S on the backing plate - for easy identification.
Brompton brake pads and holders (pair) These pads will improve braking performance even on older style Brompton brake calipers.
Genuine Shimano BR-M515, BR-C601 and BR-M515LA bicycle disc brake pads The pads are marked M05 on the backing plate for easy identification
Clarks one piece MTB/Hybrid/V-brake pads and holders post type - 70mm - pair
Genuine Shimano BR-M666 / BR-985 / BR-M785 / BR-700 sesin pads and spring - complete with split pin
Genuine Shimano Saint / Zee metal disc brake pads, spring and split pin for BR-M820, BR-M810 and BR-M640 disk brake systems. Pads are marked with D02S on the backing plate for easy identification