disc brake

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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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Haldex has secured an order for a new design of Air Disc Brakes from SAFHolland, a global manufacturer of trailer axles and suspension systems
7-liter V-8 standard and a host of goodies that make it feel sportier, including a monochromatic black paint scheme, new grille, rear spoiler, 17-inch aluminum alloy wheels, four-wheel disc brakes, suspension upgrades and a pair of front bucket seats.
Friction Products is responsible for the manufacture and sale of pads for disc brakes and linings for drum brakes in the North American.
Were very proud to present the lightest disc brake range on the market.
The bike is to be equipped with a 220mm disc brake at the front, new paint scheme and body decals.
During the Centuro's media launch, the automaker received feedback that the model needed a front disc brake because the drum brakes were considered ineffective.
By varying the friction material, the disc geometry and the number of discs used, the wet disc brake can be engineered for high vehicle performance and braking comfort.
Federal-Mogul has received two previous Automotive News PACE Awards - for the Monosteel([R]) Piston (2006) and Wagner([R]) ThermoQuiet([R]) One-Piece Disc Brake Pad (2003); and two honorable mentions for FLAT-INSTALL[TM] Crankshaft Seal (2006) and LEM([R]) (Liquid Elastomer Molded) Gasket (2006).
It is to be equipped with a carburettor-fed engine and does not come with a rear disc brake.
The wet disc brake is also available with optional force cooling ports, which allow the use of auxiliary cooling for severe-duty cycles.
It features front telescopic forks and a rear mono shock suspension, a dual piston 267mm front disc brake and a dual piston 220mm rear disc brake, new indicators, a new key and key mount.
Tenders are invited for 5 Hp Brake Motor With Fall Safe Disc Brake Assly.
Joe Plomin, vice president of International Operations at Meritor, said, 'We are investing USD58m in air disc brake capabilities at our technical centre of excellence and manufacturing facility in Cwmbran, United Kingdom.
But the concept is more akin to splitting a ventilated disc brake in half, gutting the fins, and placing a pair of pads in the void.