Clarks semi metallic compound for ultimate performance in all conditions. Engineered around the requirements for Free Ride and Downhill cycling. Engineered around the principle that by reducing the build up of heat you reduce the affects which can include brake fade. The VRS range of products incorporate all the features required by the serious cyclist in all riding conditions. The compound has been developed to also give significant improvements in durability and is CEN, REAch and ROHS compliant
Kevlar reinforced: Introducing Kevlar into the compound increases the frictional properties of the pad increasing performance.
Ceramic material: The coefficient of ceramic means that introduced to the disc pad material the frictional properties are higher in wet conditions.
Red & Yellow Copper: Materials with different densities are used to create a balance in braking performance, so performance is maintained during low & high speed riding.
Improved Heat Dissipation: The uniquely designed backing plate increases the surface area of the plate allowing heat to be dissipated quicker. The grooves also reducing the contact area therefore slowing the transference of heat between pad and caliper.
Durability: These features combined giving a 35%-45% increase in durability compared to a standard sintered pad.
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Rated 5 out of 5 by RBV82 bueno bonito y barato
Estoy muy contento con estas pastillas, llevo unas semanas con ellas y si me duran lo esperado serán perfectas y seguiré comprandolas.
frenan muy bien y desde el primer momento que las puse, no como otras que tardan en "morder" bien.
16 October 2014
Rated 5 out of 5 by Skraer Отличные колодки для агрессивной езды!!
Рекомендую эти колодки для тех, кто водит велосипед Очень агрессивно и хочет полностью его контролировать! Отличное сцепление! Я теперь спокоен и уверен, что эти колодки прослужат Очень долго. Отличное качество!!_
17 September 2014
Rated 4 out of 5 by iMorax better than standard one
I bought these pads to replace my original pads for the Shimano FC-M430 brakes, and they immediately fit prefectly and without noise during braking since the first run.
The breaking strenght is better than the original but they last less. If you are looking for a better product as replacement for the standard ones, this is a good choice.
14 September 2014
Rated 5 out of 5 by KOLT93 mejora de la frenada
Sin ruidos, mejora la potencia de frenado tanto en caliente como en frio, en seco y mojado, repito seguro
Sin comparacion con las organicas, cambia totalmente el tacto y la potencia de frenado, no se agotan por calentamiento
11 April 2014
Rated 5 out of 5 by Hedge Money saver
Save your self a load of cash. I mtb in the Cairngorms and these pads are superb.
06 January 2014
Rated 5 out of 5 by McMaze One of the best alternative for a BR-M415, excellent braking power in all weather condition, long lasting pads
I needed a good altervative to the original Shimano BR-M415 pads that lasted only a season on my bike. It has been a year now since I changed the pads for these Clarks, and I am sure I can do another year with those ones.
Excellent braking power in all weather conditions, I haven't any braking power loss under the rain. The only down side is that Clarks provides a litle bit too short split pin, but hey, keep the old one and that's it.
05 October 2013
Rated 4 out of 5 by Anonymous Brakes well - But squeal
Bought as replacement of original Shimano pads on a commute bike.
Easy to replace.
Brakes very well.
Seem to last long.
Squeal in rain, snow and foggy weather (but a little less than the Shimano's)
02 November 2011
Rated 5 out of 5 by Anonymous Great Pads
easy to bed in, took 10 mins! got them just to see was there much difference from the standard crap u get! defo worth buyin if ur short on cash!
15 July 2011
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