EXOTherm2 compound


EXOTherm2 compound


Maximum pad life. Minimum brake fade.

EXOTherm2 combines a very durable, easy to modulate compound with a cooling fin equipped back plate to provide consistent, powerful braking in all conditions.

  • pad wear rate is much lower than competitors
  • smooth, consistent brake performance
  • lightweight at 22 grams per pair (Disc 28 EXOTherm2)


0 (worst) - 10 (best)

Initial Bite: 7
Modulation: 9
Longevity: 10
Heat Tolerance: 10
Noise Dry: 9
Noise Wet: 7

Model Details

9 Models

model compound fits
Disc 25 Disc 25 Formula RO Racing, T1 Racing, R1 Racing, R1, C1, CR3, T1, RO, Mega, The One, RX, RR1
Disc 26 Disc 26 SRAM XX, XO, DB 5,3,1, Level TL,Level, Avid Elixir 9,5,3,1,CR
Disc 27 Disc 27 Shimano XTR BR-M9120, XT BR-M8120,BR-M8020, SLX BR-M7120, DEORE BR-M6120,BR-MT420, SAINT BR-M820, ZEE BR-M640, BR-MT520
Disc 28 Disc 28 Shimano XTR BR-M9000,BR-M9020,BR-M987,BR-M988,BR-M985, XT BR-M8100,BR-M8000,BR-M785, SLX BR-M7100,BR-M675,BR-M666, DEORE BR-M615, ALFINE BR-S700, BR-RS785, BR-R785, FSA K-Force DB-TX-9000, Afterburner DB-TX-9150
Disc 30 Disc 30 Magura MT 2,4,6,8, Campagnolo Hydraulic Disc Brake Systems, including EKAR (replacement for DB-210, DB-310 type pads)
Disc 31 Disc 31 SRAM Guide Ultimate,RSC,RS,R,T, Avid XO Trail, Elixir 9 Trail, Elixir 7 Trail
Disc 32 Disc 32 SRAM Red eTap AXS (Gen. 1 'Mono-Bloc' caliper),eTap HRD,Red 22 HRD (B1), Force Force 22 HRD (B1),Force 1 HRD, Rival Rival 22 HRD (B1),Rival 1 HRD, Apex Apex 1 HRD, S-700 HRD (B1), Level Ultimate,TLM (2016-2019)
Disc 34 Disc 34 Shimano Dura Ace BR-R9270,BR-R9170, Ultegra BR-R8170,BR-R8070, 105 BR-R7070, Tiagra BR-4770, GRX BR-RX810,BR-RX400, BR-RS805, BR-RS505, BR-RS405, BR-RS305
Disc 35 Disc 35 SRAM Red eTap AXS (Gen. 2 'Two-Piece' caliper), Force eTap AXS, Rival eTap AXS, Level Ultimate,TLM B1 (2020+),TL,T,Level, XX, XO, Avid Elixir 9,5,3,1,CR