Components - Bicycle Brake Pads

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Here is a list of popular and relevant bicycle brake pad brands:

  • Shimano
  • SRAM
  • SwissStop
  • Kool-Stop
  • EBC
  • Galfer
  • TRP
  • Ashima
  • Juin Tech
  • Campagnolo
  • Jagwire
  • Avid
  • Hayes
  • Magura
  • Formula
  • Hope
  • Nukeproof
  • Tektro
  • Clarks
  • Promax
  • XTR
  • Deore
  • Swisstop
  • Alligator
  • Aztec

These brands offer a wide range of brake pad options for various types of braking systems, including rim brakes, disc brakes (hydraulic and mechanical), and different pad compounds (organic, semi-metallic, sintered).

Shimano, SRAM, and Campagnolo are the leading brands for OEM and high-performance brake pads, designed to work seamlessly with their respective braking systems and groupsets.

SwissStop, Kool-Stop, EBC, and Galfer are well-respected aftermarket brands known for their high-performance and long-lasting brake pads, offering upgrades for improved braking power and modulation.

TRP, Ashima, and Juin Tech provide brake pad options for various cycling disciplines, including road, mountain, and BMX.

Brands like Avid (now owned by SRAM), Hayes, Magura, Formula, and Hope specialize in brake pads for their respective hydraulic disc brake systems.

Nukeproof, Tektro, Clarks, and Promax offer budget-friendly brake pad solutions, often found on entry-level and mid-range bicycles.

Shimano's XTR, Deore, and Swisstop lines, as well as SRAM's Avid series, represent their respective brake pad offerings for different performance levels and applications.

Alligator and Aztec round out the list, catering to the budget-conscious and specialty markets with their brake pad offerings.

This list covers a wide range of brake pad brands suitable for various braking systems, cycling disciplines, and budgets, ensuring riders have access to reliable and high-performance brake pads to maintain optimal braking performance and safety.