Cane Creek EE brakes incompatible with Campy brake pads?

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Noctiluxx
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by Noctiluxx

Hey guys,

My mechanic just called me to say my campy red brake pads are not compatible with my new Cane Creek brake calipers. Is that true? My wheels are Bora Ultra 50 AC3 Clinchers. Thanks!
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djbowen99
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by djbowen99

That is correct, EE brakes come with Shimano/SRAM pad holders

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Calnago
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by Calnago

So no problem, just get the red Campy pads that fit the Shimano Pad holders. I believe it’s Campy part number BR500X instead of just BR500 (for the pads to fit the Campy holders).
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by Noctiluxx

Thanks for your help guys!
2018 Bianchi Oltre XR4, (Celeste Matt)
2018 De Rosa SK Pininfarina (Blu)
2019 Trek Madone SLR (Rage Red)
2019 Giant TCR Advanced SL (Chameleon Blue)
2016 Specialized Allez DSW Sprint (Gold)

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by glepore

And order a new mechanic
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glepore wrote: ↑
Sat Jan 13, 2018 2:48 am
And order a new mechanic
Yeah he's not too bright.
2018 Bianchi Oltre XR4, (Celeste Matt)
2018 De Rosa SK Pininfarina (Blu)
2019 Trek Madone SLR (Rage Red)
2019 Giant TCR Advanced SL (Chameleon Blue)
2016 Specialized Allez DSW Sprint (Gold)

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by djbowen99

Possibly +1 on the new mechanic. If he ordered the parts then yes, if you gave him everything than no.

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