Galfer Presents MTB Brake Pads
The well known Spanish brake brand Galfer launches a new line of brake pads in three different compounds for mountain bikes spare parts market. Checked successfully by Galfer’s racing teams, the new pads are safe, noiseless and durable claims the manufacturer.
In the past Galfer was mainly aiming at the OEM market but that will change. “We want to offer our products directly to the aftermarket so any biker can profit from them”, says the company in a statement.
Passion and enthusiasm for two wheel sports and Galfer’s know how have resulted in the development of three types of brake pad compounds that adapt to different riding styles (trekking, rally, cross-country, marathon, enduro or downhill). The new catalog consists of 34 models with 80 different options that cover 90% of models on the market.
All pads have been tested on different variables such as operating temperature, coefficient of friction, noise, compounds durability, safety, weather conditions, as well as the environmental aspect. The Galfer line comes in three models. The Standard, suitable for all conditions, perfectly balanced in terms of power, noise and durability, getting progressive and consistent braking. The Advanced, for extreme terrain conditions of wetness and dirt. Finally the Pro for extreme downhill brakes are subject to maximum temperature levels. Braking is steady and lengthy and the pads are able to perform in high temperatures without power lost.