Shimano Type B Brake Pads
Genuine Shimano Brake pads. Available in both Sintered/Metallic for longer pad life and great wet weather performance, but a bit more noise, or Resin/Organic, for lower noise and less rotor wear.
Please note - some Shimano brake rotors are for resin pads only. This will be printed on the rotor
- B01S are resin compound pads and come with a split pin and spring.
- M05 are resin compound pads and come with a spring.
- E01S are metallic compound pads and come with a split pin and spring.
(your brake model can be found on the side of the brake caliper that faces the wheel) See the link below to find the brake pad compatibility chart.
B01S (resin pads):
- BR-MT500 - Deore
- BR-MT200 - Altus
Flat Mount Brakes:
M05 (resin pads):
E01S (metallic pads):
To confirm what model brake pad will suit your Shimano Brakes, Click here. Be sure to confirm your brake model number(eg. BR-M8000), found on the caliper.
Ratings & Reviews
They are GREAT
by Sam Cheatle
These brake pads are the best the shimano makes. They are easy to put in and even easier to bed in. They don’t last long but does anything about mountain bikes last forever, no.
They are the best compound my opinion
Genuine Shimano pads, great product
by Andrew -
Genuine Shimano pads, great product plus very competitive pricing- reasonable delivery time