• Asbestos free friction composition for brake linings

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      Composite; wear resistance; friction; brake lining.

    • Abstract


      An asbestos free friction material composite for brake linings is synthesized containing fibrous reinforcing constituents, friction imparting and controlling additives, elastomeric additives, fire retarding components and a thermosetting resin. The composite shows exemplary friction characteristics and has great resistance to wear and shows good temperature stability.

    • Author Affiliations


      Arnab Ganguly1 Raji George1

      1. M.S. Ramaiah Institute of Technology, MSRIT POST, Bangalore 560 054, India
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