It features disc brakes on the front and drum brakes
at the rear.
As passenger safety and comfort is of paramount importance, air actuated drum brakes
and anti-lock braking system (ABS) noticeably improve braking safety and driving stability.
The braking is done by the trailer axles, which are on drum brakes
radius, state of the art-engine technology type, spacious & comfortable cab with sliding door & large hinged wind screen, power steering, foot brake, pneumatic drum brakes
with emergency brake, Parking brake on front axle & rear axle, 4 No.
KTR reports it has extended its range of industrial brakes products by adding a new line of electro-hydraulic thruster brake systems and says the KTR-STOP TB line is available as disk or drum brakes
First shown at World of Concrete 2016, the new FD4000 front discharge model includes concept front and rear tandem drive axles with disc brakes versus previously standard drum brakes
, netting improved performance with reduced stopping distance.
Mastering the drum brakes
(based on friction), for instance, requires major skills.
Other mechanicals include drum brakes
at both ends, telescopic forks up front and twin rear coil spring setup.
In addition, wet disc brakes are used as opposed to drum brakes
, delivering a long life and better stopping power while virtually eliminating brake maintenance and adjustments.
front and rear were the order of the day and suspension was independent at the front using coil springs and live axle and semielliptic leaf springs at the rear.
RAY: Back in the old days, like, 1970s and earlier, almost all cars used drum brakes
I have to say, on reflection, that given motors were running on crossply tyres and drum brakes
when the M1 opened that the 70mph limit was somewhat daring given the running gear of that era.