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Friction and brakes

Friction and brakes The brake linings of automobiles and industrial machinery are commonly made from woven or molded material incorporating the mineral asbestos. This has good frictional properties and much research has been carried out in the manufacturer’s research laboratories to produce a strong, hard-wearing material with freedom from fade. Fade is the name given to the loss of …

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