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Old 06-20-09, 05:29 PM   #1
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road bicycle brake pads

i have a schwinn world sport but it seems it doesn't brake well comparing to mountain bikes.

so i'm thinking of changing the brake pads. Currently, i have 3 sectioned pads..i dunno how it's called. lol

3 squares in a pad. Any suggestion about the 4 squares in a pad?

Less than $10 a pair....

thx!
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Old 06-20-09, 06:46 PM   #2
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Older bikes usually work with these

http://www.sheldonbrown.com/harris/b...ml#continental

Kool stop continentals.

Still won't stop as well as a modern bike but better.
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Old 06-20-09, 09:08 PM   #3
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or try these. They are cane creek, they are cheaper and they work...
Cane Creek Pads
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