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Old 03-24-2009, 10:57 PM
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K I am seriously considering buying new brake rotors and pads. I want to get something nice that will improve my stopping power but I want it to look cool too. I am looking at discs with slots and holes, any ideas on good brands?
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Re: questions about brake

go with nsx breaks, they are awesome
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Re: questions about brake

only slotted, don't do drilled.
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why only slotted?
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Re: questions about brake

Good pad material is > than rotor design.
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why only slotted?
Think about it, having holes in it means not as strong of support. Most of them are drilled after they're made. Brembo and a few others I believe make them with the holes in them for better durability (as opposed to making them blank then drilling them), but drilled ones are known to crack.
I'd stick with blanks or slotted.
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Re: questions about brake

I'd go with Brembo slotted and Hawk HP ceramic pads personally.

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Re: questions about brake

i had drilled and sloted brembos they were awesome and i had no problem with them
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Re: questions about brake

im rocking brembo blanks and hawk hps pads. im very happy with them
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Re: questions about brake

ive got powerslot rotors and hawk hp pads. ive had crossed drilled and slotted rotors and they were garbage. not only did they eat up the pads but the holes started to crack... they look cool but the effectiveness of the rotors were not so great.
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