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Originally Posted by drlogik View Post
There's no abrupt "snagging" of the rim if that's what you mean. I have had brakes do that and these don't.
Pads make a big difference. Some pads have really high "initial bite". Others grab more progressively. It has to do with the compound and hardness of the rubber.

Kool Stop dual (salmon/black) seem to strike a nice balance for me on my fixed gear bike. My road bike seems to do better on full salmon.
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