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1Back to top Go down   Aussie K100 brake pad options Empty Aussie K100 brake pad options on Tue Jan 14, 2020 11:25 am

nods

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I found these from a Queensland business - has anyone heard anything, or used them before?  I'm after organic to look after my new (expensive) discs.

https://www.metalgear.com.au/brake-pads-organic-front~273909

$37 inc delivery to Sydney for one pair, does that sound alright?  I've never bought K100 pads before, and can't find a whole lot of options in Australia while searching around.

EBC FA18 organics are the OEM I think - anyone got a source and cost for them?

Cheers


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Chassis number0025951
Vehicle code0504
SeriesK589
ModelK 100 RT 84 (0504 ( 0505 )
Body typeK 100 RT 84 (0504
Catalog modelECE
Production date1985 / 01
Engine0514)
Transmission
Steering
CatalyzerNONE
    

2Back to top Go down   Aussie K100 brake pad options Empty Re: Aussie K100 brake pad options on Tue Jan 14, 2020 2:40 pm

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Metalgear have been around for yonks. I've read and heard differing opinions last coupla years. A few members of the forum have used them. I sold them whilst at a Brissie suburban Beemer dealership a fair bit back prior to mid-2012, with good experiences, but have no experience with them beyond then. EBC wouldn't be OEM since they're a British brand, but you're correct that the part number FA18 (though not the HH compound) is for an 8 valve K bike with two piston callipers front and rear.

Type 'brake pads' or 'metalgear' into the forum's search engine for a whole heap of info from years back on members' experiences.


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1977 R75/7-R100 grey, '87 K100RS red, '93 K11-K12 aka 'Big Block' black, '96 K1100RS black, '98 K1200RS red, '09 K1300GT red, & 2013 R1200RT-Polizia black & white.

    

3Back to top Go down   Aussie K100 brake pad options Empty Re: Aussie K100 brake pad options on Tue Jan 14, 2020 2:44 pm

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Thanks for that mate.  I'll have a bit more of a poke around.


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Chassis number0025951
Vehicle code0504
SeriesK589
ModelK 100 RT 84 (0504 ( 0505 )
Body typeK 100 RT 84 (0504
Catalog modelECE
Production date1985 / 01
Engine0514)
Transmission
Steering
CatalyzerNONE
    

4Back to top Go down   Aussie K100 brake pad options Empty Re: Aussie K100 brake pad options on Tue Jan 14, 2020 3:41 pm

nods

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The EBC FA18 organics at Motorworks work out to $30AUD a pair.

I'm sure I'll be doing another Motorworks order at some stage, so will chuck them in my basket.


__________________________________________________
Chassis number0025951
Vehicle code0504
SeriesK589
ModelK 100 RT 84 (0504 ( 0505 )
Body typeK 100 RT 84 (0504
Catalog modelECE
Production date1985 / 01
Engine0514)
Transmission
Steering
CatalyzerNONE
    

5Back to top Go down   Aussie K100 brake pad options Empty Re: Aussie K100 brake pad options on Thu Jan 16, 2020 8:27 pm

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__________________________________________________
Chassis number0025951
Vehicle code0504
SeriesK589
ModelK 100 RT 84 (0504 ( 0505 )
Body typeK 100 RT 84 (0504
Catalog modelECE
Production date1985 / 01
Engine0514)
Transmission
Steering
CatalyzerNONE
    

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