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brake lining

[′brāk ‚lin·iŋ]
(mechanical engineering)
A covering, riveted or molded to the brake shoe or brake band, which presses against the rotating brake drum; made of either fabric or molded asbestos material.
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Supplying the brake linings to AMCF will also increase El-Wahab's productivity, helping it to re-operate its production lines that were halted due to low demand.
Brake linings are either organic--originally asbestos, but now usually Kevlar impregnated with various metals--or metallic.
Part of his job involved grinding brake linings that contained chrysotile asbestos.
Pep Boys recommends drivers regularly inspect their brake systems, including all brake linings, hardware and hydraulics, or have them inspected by trained technicians where available.
sintered or composite brake linings, sintered brake blocks
Changing standards for car imports will include headlights, pneumatic tires, door locks, blinkers, warning sounds, brake linings, speedometers, exhaust purification, and mirrors.
4 August 2010 a[euro]" Indian rating agency CARE on Tuesday assigned its A/PR1 ratings to the bank facilities of Rane Brake Lining Ltd (NSE:RBL), a major supplier of brake linings, clutch facings and disc pads for automotive sector.
The Teesside plant has paid the price for a sharp slump in demand for chromium, which is used to make wind turbines, brake linings and alloys used in aircraft turbines.
Brake linings shed a significant amount of zinc and copper, he adds.
A factory making brake linings for cars looks set to close with the loss of 274 jobs.
A modifier for the production of brake linings that is reported to significantly improve braking performance has been introduced by Bayer Chemicals.
The Danish logistics, industrial and services group AP Moller Group (Maersk) announced today (24 April) that it had decided to sell its brake linings, hoses, hose systems and transmission belts company A/S Roulunds Fabriker and the medical articles maker Maersk Medical A/S.