brake disk

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Noun1.brake disk - a disk or plate that is fixed to the wheelbrake disk - a disk or plate that is fixed to the wheel; pressure is applied to it by the brake pads
disk, disc - a flat circular plate
disc brake, disk brake - hydraulic brake in which friction is applied to both sides of a spinning disk by the brake pads
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The new facility, which created 250 jobs, has the ability to produce an annual output of up to 80,000 tons of brake disc castings.
Brake disc materials are being utilised that have low noise/dust properties, but are sensitive to contamination by surface water.
The brakes employ oil shear technology with a layer of automatic transmission fluid between the brake disc and the drive plate.
Brake system front: Twin brake disc, 0320mm, four piston calipers
I had a glazed front brake disc so the car was pulling to the left or the right.
The wheel, brake disc, nuts, studs and parts of the hub are missing.
The high amount of energy absorbed during vehicle braking transforms into heat, which makes a brake disc glow red hot under load.
It had allegedly been inflicted by a heavy brake disc which had been thrown, a special court at Llandudno heard.
2]) of coupling brake disc, heat flow decreases with an increased duration of braking, encouraging the growth of an increasing braking distance with a decrease in flow pressure on the friction linings of brake disc.
In 1902, Lanchester submitted a patent application for the brake disc.
StopTech has placed the first production order and will soon be offering the System ST ceramic brake disc on selected vehicle offerings.
A Visteon spokesman said yesterday the jobs, in brake disc production, will go through the release of temporary workers and voluntary redundancies 'on specially enhanced terms'.