brake line


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brake line

[′brāk ‚līn]
(mechanical engineering)
One of the pipes or hoses that connect the master cylinder and the wheel cylinders in a hydraulic brake system.
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The aluminum brake line has undergone several tests for potential OEM application including those for vibration, burst, toque, leak, coating adhesion and corrosion.
The brake pedal presses against a vacuum assist brake booster that pushes on a master hydraulic cylinder, resulting in increased hydraulic pressure in brake lines. The brake lines are connected to brake calipers or brake shoe wheel cylinders, causing increased friction on the brake drum or rotor, resulting in vehicle braking.
The Proform hydraulic brake line has been expanded to 14 model sizes, from 60 to 2,000 tons.
A full umbrella design is engineered to resist water and noise leakage, and the attachment tie feature can be adapted to a number of applications, such as fuel line clips, brake line clips, insulation clips, and other W-based attachments.
But in light of a 40[degrees]F temperature spike in a left-side brake line and other equipment, as well as increased drag on the left side of the craft just minutes before the breakup, that assessment is now under scrutiny.
Classic Tubes stainless steel brake line kit for the 2003-2007 Hummer H2 is part #HR1001-SS.
Whenever you pull maintenance on any part of the brake system, make sure the loop clamp, NSN 5340-01-189-7640, that holds the brake line to the caliper on the right side of the vehicle is installed.
Hamilton's car suffered a rear-brake failure, later traced to the hydraulic brake line connecting to the right-rear calliper.
Eliminating the risk of unscheduled truck departures from loading docks, the Salvo brake line interlocking system minimizes the possibility of human error to protect workers from injury and property from damage.
A prompt inspection of the Right Main Landing Gear Brake System confirmed the presence of a hydraulic fluid leak from the right brake line. The aircraft was immediately shut down and the mission was canceled.
After removing the interior and center-aisle floor panels, hydraulic fluid was noted dripping from the rigid right brake line (p/n 90E5517010-64 at fuselage station FS248.1).
Carlisle Motion Control Industries has added a second size range to its FCL (Full Circle Lift Truck) brake line. The FCL brake is a dry disc brake system available with or without parking brake capabilities and either single- or dual- rotor friction surfaces.