brake pad


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brake pad

n.
A flat block that presses against the disk of a disc brake.

brake pad

n
(Automotive Engineering) the flat metal casting, together with the bound friction material, in a disc brake
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.brake pad - one of the pads that apply friction to both sides of the brake disk
disc brake, disk brake - hydraulic brake in which friction is applied to both sides of a spinning disk by the brake pads
constraint, restraint - a device that retards something's motion; "the car did not have proper restraints fitted"
Translations
pastilla de frenos
jarrupala
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This causes the brake pad to be pressed against the brake disk.
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The company has falsely accused Bosch of using untreated steel in its brake pad carrier plates, thus compromising the pads quality and putting driver safety in jeopardy.
A TEESSIDE-BASED brake pad manufacturer has announced plans to create almost 70 jobs after securing funding towards its pounds 2m expansion plan.
Other reasons include the fact that modern brake pads are more abrasive due to harder compounds used in brake pad material and so wear discs faster.
When the brake pedal is pressed, the electric motors move the brake pad over a series of rollers located on the wedge-shaped surface.
A THE most probable cause is what is known as brake pad chatter.
The wollastonite provides reinforcement, while the Tripoli permits the compound to scour or scrub the mating metal surfaces, keeping them clean and polished without scoring, thereby providing a fresh solid surface on which the brake pad or block can act.
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