Swisstop makes the best brake pad for Cross and now you can get the best Road brake pad at Cyclocrossworld. SwissStop has the best brake performance on dry rims and even better performance on wet rims. There is a complete absence of abrasive materials which could damage the rims. The pads have silent operation, no squeaky pads! They are compatible with all types of rim material and consistent brake power from 20C to + 40C. A complete bikes worth, 4 pads. Compatible with smooth post cantilever brakes. Original Black: The pad compound that started it all! SiwssStop Original Black is ideally suited for braking on aluminum surfaces. It’s an ideal pad for every day use. It can also be used on softer alloys, including your magnesium rims. Great head performance and provides excellent stopping in adverse conditions.