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brake block

[′brāk ‚bläk]
(mechanical engineering)
A portion of the band brake lining, shaped to conform to the curvature of the band and attached to it with countersunk screws.
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Escorts has been manufacturing and supplying various products to the Indian Railways and is one of the key players for supply of brake systems, including composite brake blocks.
The technical tie-up will help the Indian firm offer brake blocks and disc brake pads suited for high-speed trains in India as well as select export markets.
To ensure necessary braking space becomes a problem more difficult with increasing speed of movement, which is explained by the fact that with the axle speed increase, the coefficient of friction of cast iron brake blocks suddenly shrinks and pressure on the blocks is limited by the potential wheel lock.
2 Establishing the computational relations for brake blocks for braking stop
Brakes - keep them clean, especially between the brake blocks and the wheel rim.
Qualification system without call for competition: Provide cast iron brake blocks P10; P30 phosphor cast iron brake blocks; 4 toothed wheels and sprockets with cemented toothing
The youths, who were wearing balaclavas, punched the teenager in the face and threatened him with a knife before grabbing the Ruption GLX cycle which is crome coloured with yellow brake blocks.
Contract notice: framework agreement for the supply of brake blocks
The subject of the public contract is the supply of brake blocks uic 250 ii and uic 320 ii to the supply points designated by the contracting authority.
Notice of Contract Award: Purchase of brake blocks.
The subject of procurement is the supply of brake blocks UIC 250 UIC II P10 and P10 320 II the taps designated authority.
The subject of the public procurement: Purchase plastic brake blocks required for cargo trains.