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AngryScientist
06-27-2012, 07:41 AM
with an impending trip to some steep ground, replacing my well worn brake pads is probably a good move.

why on earth when I search for kool stop salmons for campagnolo do i get a bunch of e-retailers i've never heard of? it seems all of the places i normally do business with online dont carry these. anyone have a reliable internet source for campy kool stop salmon pads? apparently i fail at the interweb.

related: how do the swiss stop green pads compare to the kool stop slamons?? they seem to cover the same service conditions. competitive cyclist has them, but they are a good bit more $ than the kool stops, which have served me well forever.

these are going in ZG brakes btw.

christian
06-27-2012, 07:51 AM
Harris Cyclery: http://sheldonbrown.com/harris/brakeshoes.html#campagnolo

AngryScientist
06-27-2012, 07:53 AM
brilliant, thanks christian.

Bruce K
06-27-2012, 08:21 AM
I use the SwissStop greens and they work great and wear well. They seem to last a lot longer than the Kool Stops used to.

BK

Johnny P
06-27-2012, 09:32 PM
You can also try here:
http://www.biketiresdirect.com/product/kool-stop-super-record-campagnolo-type-brake-inserts

Ken C
06-28-2012, 12:17 AM
My opinion the ghp II are better pads.

schwa86
06-28-2012, 06:30 AM
Harris is my LBS if you go that route and need any help but I think they ship etc.

AngryScientist
06-28-2012, 07:01 AM
Harris is my LBS if you go that route and need any help but I think they ship etc.

thank you for the offer, i appreciate that. they do ship, and i ordered yesterday.

Ken Robb
06-28-2012, 11:22 AM
Heck, Harris was happy to ship my Rambouillet frame/fork to me in SoCal. Nice folks. Real pros.