hydraulic brakes


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Noun1.hydraulic brakes - brake system in which a brake pedal moves a piston in the master cylinderhydraulic brakes - brake system in which a brake pedal moves a piston in the master cylinder; brake fluid then applies great force to the brake pads or shoes
brake cylinder, hydraulic brake cylinder, master cylinder - a cylinder that contains brake fluid that is compressed by a piston
brake pedal - foot pedal that moves a piston in the master brake cylinder
brake system, brakes - a braking device consisting of a combination of interacting parts that work to slow a motor vehicle
disc brake, disk brake - hydraulic brake in which friction is applied to both sides of a spinning disk by the brake pads
drum brake - hydraulic brake in which friction is applied to the inside of a spinning drum by the brake shoe
foot brake - hydraulic brake operated by pressing on a foot pedal
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The bicycle is also provided with a modern police light and siren, hydraulic brakes and an air container to inflate the tyres within a few seconds.
It features full hydraulic brakes and an electro-hydraulic parking brake.
Built-in components like a 9-speed twist shifter, front and rear 180mm hydraulic brakes, aluminum alloy wheels and selected tires give it that recognizable bicycle feeling.
Reason is, the electrical resistance is different between electric brakes and the electric motor pump/actuator that make the electric over hydraulic brakes work.
I would not be able to comment or give details of the technical snag which is reportedly the failure of the hydraulic brakes.
The bike is mostly white in colour, and fitted with upgrades and extras including Fox Forks, Hope Mono Mini hydraulic brakes, Deore Hollowtech chainset, a Prologo saddle, Crank Brothers Candy pedals and a Fenix light set.
The specialist bike is a Gary Fisher Big Sur men's mountain bike which is fitted with upgrades and extras, including Fox Forks, Hope Mono Mini hydraulic brakes, Deore Hollowtech chainset, a Prologo saddle, Crank Brothers Candy pedals and a Fenix light set.
The bike is a blue Marzocchi dirt-jumper and, according to police, had been constructed with "specialist and expensive parts", including a distinctive Orange Man seat and pink hydraulic brakes.
The top-of-the-range techno wheels from makers such as Muddy Fox come with GPS sat-nav systems, hydraulic brakes, oversized suspensions, rear shocks and as many as 27 gears.
Tesco's innovations expert Avril Bouffon said: "Because the trolleys are so light they can travel faster than conventional ones, which is why they need hydraulic brakes.
Able to achieve repeatability of 5 [micro], the HYB series combines conventional hydraulic brakes with Toyokoki's AC servo brakes.