ConMet recently introduced TruCast, a competitively priced brake drum designed to ensure optimum braking performance, according to the company. TruCast offers a weight-saving advantage as well, the company noted. The 16.5-in. x 8.625-in. version is 9 lbs. lighter than a standard cast drum. In addition to that version, ConMet offers a 16.5-in....
A new digital catalog featuring the expanded Abex line of replacement air disc brake pads for commercial vehicles is now available from Federal-Mogul.
FleetPride, a retailer of heavy-duty truck and trailer parts will now carry TSE Brakes' UltraLife, OmniBrake and severe-duty spring brakes.
Accuride Corp. announced the introduction of the Gunite Silver lightweight brake drum. The new 4000X drum is a full-cast brake drum that offers a 12.5-lb weight savings over standard full-cast drums.
Choosing the right friction material for air disc brakes is only one factor to consider when replacing pads.