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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Asia-Oceania is estimated to account for the largest share of disc brake market in 2015.
Suzuki Motor Corporation (TYO: 7269), a Japan-based automaker, is equipping its naked Gixxer and faired Gixxer SF motorcycles with a rear disc brake.
During the action of braking, friction pads 'click' on two flat surfaces of a disc brake causing braking force, thus, we can write the equality between kinetic energy stored in the work table and train resistance forces:
Federal-Mogul's Commercial Vehicle (CV) Friction Lock[TM] heavy-duty disc brake backing plate was awarded an honorable mention.
Auto Business News-December 12, 2013--Scania selects Meritor's disc brakes for trucks and buses
Per-Erik Kronqvist joined the Haldex Group in 2010 as Director, Research and Development for Air Disc Brakes and has lead R&D activities within the Automatic Brake Adjuster product line since 2011.
NYSE: MTOR ) announced at Heavy Duty Aftermarket Week '15 (HDAW) the expansion of its air disc brake (ADB) product line and introduced updated parts catalogs to support rising market demand.
EX+(TM) air disc brake (ADB): The twin-piston ADB is based on a proven European design to offer improved stopping distance and superior resistance to fade during frequent stops and prolonged downhill use.
This is in addition to a new disc brake system designed for trailers utilizing the Wide Track System.
We are investing $58 million in air disc brake capabilities at our technical center of excellence and manufacturing facility in Cwmbran, United Kingdom," said Joe Plomin, vice president, International Operations at Meritor.
Wagner Brake Products(R), a leading brand of replacement friction and related components for passenger vehicles, has introduced a complete line of premium disc brake pads and shoes for fleet, school bus, emergency vehicle, utility and other severe-use applications.
Description: This recall includes all Shimano BR-CX75 aftermarket disc brake calipers and BR-R515 disc brake calipers installed on road and cyclocross bicycles sold by other manufacturers including BMC, Giant, Ibis, Raleigh, Shinola, Specialized and Volagi.
Abex(R), a global leader in the development and production of commercial grade replacement friction products, has introduced a broad line of premium replacement disc brake pads and new brake shoes for fleet, school bus, emergency vehicle, utility, and other Class 2c-6 applications.
Expansion of the successful ELSA air disc brake and S-Cam product lines