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disc brake
disc brake system

disc brake

also disk brake
n.
A brake in which the friction is caused by a set of pads that press against a rotating disk.

disc brake

n
(Automotive Engineering) a type of brake in which two calliper-operated pads rub against a flat disc attached to the wheel hub when the brake is applied

disc′ brake`


n.
a brake system in which a disc attached to a wheel is slowed by the friction of brake pads being pressed against the disc by a caliper.
[1900–05]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.disc brake - hydraulic brake in which friction is applied to both sides of a spinning disk by the brake padsdisc brake - hydraulic brake in which friction is applied to both sides of a spinning disk by the brake pads
brake disk - a disk or plate that is fixed to the wheel; pressure is applied to it by the brake pads
brake pad - one of the pads that apply friction to both sides of the brake disk
hydraulic brake, hydraulic 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
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Request Free Sample Report @ https://www.factmr.com/connectus/sample?flag=S&rep_id=24 Demand for automotive brake components for disc brake systems is projected to surge at a significant pace throughout the period of forecast, says the report.
In the early 50s Jaguar were working with Dunlop on the disc brake, an invention that would be one of the biggest single improvements in car safety.
Caption: 13.5K self-steer auxiliary axle with Bendix ADB22X air disc brake calipers and ConMet PreSet Plus hub assemblies.
Figure 1 shows the scheme of a disc brake. It improves the convective cooling by means of the air passages separating the braking surfaces.
Under the long-term agreement with Hyundai Motor Company (HYMTF), WABCO will supply its breakthrough MAXX single-piston air disc brake technology for series production on Hyundai's new medium-duty trucks starting in August 2019.
Squealing can occur when the brake linings are worn and need replacement, the brake drum or disc needs to be machined, the front disc brake pads are loose or missing their anti-rattle clips, the hardware that attaches the brake callipers is worn, or inferior brake linings are in use.
The premium brake rotors are designed to work in conjunction with the company's Air Disc Brake pads, these new products are available across eight different Class Eight applications, covering around 98 percent of the HD ADB market.
In this paper the stability of a disc brake system for a TGV and its squeal propensity has been investigated by means of a numerical model based on Finite Element Method (FEM).
Where applicable, however, the disc brake has significant advantages over the drum brake, including greater safety and reliability, and is easier to maintain, with fewer parts and a semi-automatic adjustment mechanism that requires the operator to turn just one screw.
Ahmed built a 10-DOF mathematical prediction model to investigate the effects of different brake component parameters on a ventilated disc brake squeal [20].
To solve an axle mounted with disc brake is designed.