Brakes and brake related equipment (pads / cables / tools)
Brake pads from Fibrax and SwissStop for your Brompton folding bicycle
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
Disc brakes give better stopping power on a bike, and can therefore increase the riders confidence
More commonly used on mountain bikes they are now becoming mainstream on road bikes too
Here we list disc brake systems, components (e.g. disc brake calliper mounts / adapters) and calipers from Hope and Shimano
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
A set of five Torx-drive Disc brake rotor mounting bolts Complete with Torx tool for installation
Clarks Elite Road Brake Pads w/Lightweight Alloy Holder for Shimano 105SC, Ultegra, Dura-Ace, 55mm
MTB/Hybrid brake pads for V-brake/cantileverstyle brakes, complete with holders post type - 70mm
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 BMX brake pads - 72mm (Note: Picture shows silver mounting bolts - these are black)
Clarks MTB/Hybrid/V-brake pads and holders threaded type - 70mm Complete with spare set of pad inserts
Clarks one piece MTB/Hybrid/V-brake pads and holders post type - 70mm - pair
Clarks MTB/Hybrid/V-brake cantiveler brake blocks post type - 60mm
Clarks MTB brake blocks post type - 55mm
Genuine Shimano BR-M666 / BR-985 / BR-M785 / BR-700 sesin pads and spring - complete with split pin Pads are marked G01S RESIN (if you would like to compare with your existing)