Brake pads

Ernest Montague afm199 at earthlink.net
Mon Sep 7 17:12:01 PDT 2009


Organics are harder on rotors.
On Sep 7, 2009, at 3:43 PM, Chris Burgess wrote:

> Never said you don't need to clean the rotors but they don't have to be
> media blasted clean.
>
> And I've always known Organics to produce a build up on the rotor and 
> are
> less harsh on the rotor than semi-metallics.  So you've just said the
> opposite.
>
> On Mon, Sep 7, 2009 at 3:37 PM, Ernest Montague 
> <afm199 at earthlink.net>wrote:
>
>> No.  Semi metallics work by transferring material to the rotor.  
>> Organics
>> work by ablation. If you run organics they work like shite if there 
>> is semi
>> metallic gunk on the rotor. That is why you have to clean the rotors. 
>> If you
>> dont you have to brake all the old semi metallic crap off the 
>> rotor....
>> Organics dont build up on rotors and they DO wear out rotors faster 
>> than
>> semi metallics.
>>
>>
>>
>> On Sep 7, 2009, at 2:05 PM, Chris Burgess wrote:
>>
>> You don't have to blast the rotors but it does take longer to get the
>>> needed
>>> material tranfer to make them work if you don't.
>>>
>>> On Mon, Sep 7, 2009 at 1:59 PM, Ernest Montague <afm199 at earthlink.net
>>>> wrote:
>>>
>>> dont use organic pads Randy, they wont even work on your current 
>>> rotors
>>>> unless you clean them with a blaster.
>>>>
>>>> I have been so happy with EBC kit pads or Vesrah RJL I never want to
>>>> change
>>>>
>>>>
>>>>
>>>>
>>>> On Sep 7, 2009, at 1:52 PM, Randy Grein wrote:
>>>>
>>>> OK, it's time to think about one last race this year. Traditionally 
>>>> rain
>>>> is
>>>>
>>>>> likely in October which is great for me. But it got me thinking 
>>>>> about
>>>>> contingencies, and WMRRA has a decent one with Ferodo. (Yes, 
>>>>> considering
>>>>> jumping from EBC.) Has anyone tried their XRAC and CP2.11 pads and 
>>>>> can
>>>>> say
>>>>> anything rational about the difference? I know the former is a 
>>>>> fully
>>>>> metalic
>>>>> and the latter is organic; does that mean crappy wet braking? Kind 
>>>>> of
>>>>> important here in Washington...
>>>>>
>>>>> Randy Grein, WMRRA #141
>>>>>
>>>>>
>>>>>
>>>>
>>>
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>
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