brake shoe

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Synonyms for brake shoe

a restraint provided when the brake linings are moved hydraulically against the brake drum to retard the wheel's rotation

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Railroad brake shoes were made with asbestos for about 20 years.
Until that happens, can you remind them that the brake shoes should always be released before trying to remove the brake drum?
(NASDAQ: ORLY), which sells products such as alternators, starters, fuel pumps, oil, antifreeze, and brake shoes and pads, also benefits from its large distribution network.
It also offers in-house remanufactured products such as brake shoes, transmissions, rear axles and driveline components.
When the Calypso's wash basket starts to spin, torque from the motor rotates a cam, which pulls the brake shoes from the drum so the basket can rotate.
Brake shoes mount with detent pins for quick friction facing replacement and all pivot pins have life-lubricated pivot-point beatings.
Universal Automotive is a manufacturer and distributor of brake rotors, drums, disc brake pads, relined brake shoes, wheel cylinders and brake hoses for the automotive aftermarket.
The new brake shoes in these kits are a set of four, replacing the single-wheel type.
Auto parts suppliers mark and differentiate brake shoes that are slightly larger or smaller than their counterparts.
A foundation brake is an assembly of brake components, such as calipers, rotors, drums, vacuum boosters and master cylinders, spring actuators and mechanical brake mechanism, which includes the brake shoes & friction material.
Improper service brake adjustment can cause serious damage to the brake shoes, brake drums, and other key components.
When you replace the brake shoes on your FMTV, mechanics, pay attention to the brake drums, too.