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PostPosted: Tue Feb 17, 2009 11:39 pm 
Dirt Disciple

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I am having a pair of wheels built with Hope Pro 3 Hubs laced to Mavic X517 Ceramic Rims.
I have cantilever brakes, what brake blocks should I be using? I currently have Koolstop Salmon pads, but these will probably not last 30 seconds on the new rims!
Any advice please?

Cheers,

Roger


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Anglian AEC / Prison Ship Captain
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black or green kool stop eagle 2 pads the blacks work realy well :wink: :wink:


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PostPosted: Wed Feb 18, 2009 10:00 am 
Dirt Disciple

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Thanks, I will give them a try then!


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