Originally Posted by jeffryp
Just picked up a set of Hed stingers and glued on continentals for $600 2008 model. I think I got a great deal. What brake pads do u guys recommend? I had just aluminum wheels on my bianchi do you think I can just use my regular pads for a couple rides or would it damage my wheels? So excited about these wheels hope I made the right decision?
If there is any crap at all from the aluminium wheels in your brake pads you "could
" ruin the braking surface of your new wheels. If for no other reason I would get the correct pads with the correct compound to prevent any possible damage.
And yes, I did stay at a Holiday Inn Express last night
Feel the burn? That's the sickness and the cure
Lol, true that. I don't race---I am the sponsor board I ride so slow the sponsors get their money's worth while my team kicks butt.
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