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Synonyms for disc brake

hydraulic brake in which friction is applied to both sides of a spinning disk by the brake pads

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This growth can be attributed to the large number of automobiles manufactured in this region as well as the improved efficiency and better performance offered by disc brakes.
With customers demanding simple, reliable and comprehensive sourcing for their air disc brakes, Meritor s expanded air disc brake portfolio supports the need for well-rounded solutions.
s ELSA225H range of air disc brakes for the automaker's trucks and buses, with production starting in 2014.
In order to reduce the risk, we are currently funding a pounds 5m programme to fit additional disc brakes to over 300 road rail vehicles.
This relationship assisted in determining uniform heat flows on the surface of the friction elements of the friction torque of disc brakes (disc brake friction lining), as shown in Table.
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Dual hydraulic front disc brakes and sealed, oil-bathed, multi-disc rear brakes; digital gauges; full-sized floorboards; adjustable footpegs; dual-halogen headlights; thick, saddle seat; standard hitch bracket
The new casting foundry will be constructed to ensure a stable material supply, lower costs and enhance Akebono's disc brake manufacturing technical know-how.
html), increased the size of the anti-roll bars (23-mm front/17-mm rear, an increase of 5 mm on the rear bar), and altered the feel of the four-wheel disc brakes (10.
TRIBUTES have been paid to a Coventry engineer whose work on developing disc brakes at Dunlop helped the first British racing driver win a world championship.
Lowered suspension with adjustable anti-roll bars and dampers feature along with 332mm front disc brakes with six-piston callipers and 284mm rear disc brakes with four-piston callipers.
Locking differentials, lower gear ratios for crawling over obstacles, Dana 44 axles, specialized tires, and four-wheel disc brakes add more Jeep poise when needed.
WITH a turbocharged engine pushing out 240bhp and a top speed of 144mph, the Zafira VXR is the daddy of all people carriersIt's got seats for seven but will race from rest to 60mph in little more than seven seconds, and with sophisticated electronic chassis control and massive disc brakes it's kitted out more for fun than the school run.