dual brake

dual brake

Dictionary of automotive terms. 2015.

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  • dual brakes — A brake system that uses a tandem or dual master cylinder to provide separate brake system for both front and rear of vehicle. In the event of a loss of hydraulic fluid, one system may still work because it is independent of the other system.… …   Dictionary of automotive terms

  • Brake fade — Vehicle braking system fade, or brake fade is the reduction in stopping power that can occur after repeated application of the brakes, especially in high load or high speed conditions. Brake fade can be a factor in any vehicle that utilizes a… …   Wikipedia

  • brake — [1] To slow down a vehicle. [2] The mechanism that converts motion (kinetic energy) into heat energy through friction. The most common instance is found in the wheels of cars where the brake shoes or disc pads are designed to press against the… …   Dictionary of automotive terms

  • Dual-sport motorcycle — A dual sport, colloquially known as dualie or an on off road bike is a type of street legal motorcycle that is designed for both on and off road use. The terms All road and Dual purpose are also used. Dual sports are equipped with street legal… …   Wikipedia

  • Dual-sport — A dual sport, colloquially known as dualie or an on off road bike is a type of street legal motorcycle that is designed for both on and off road use. The terms dual sport and DualSport are also used. Dual sports are equipped with street legal… …   Wikipedia

  • dual-circuit braking system — A brake hydraulic system composed of two separate hydraulic circuits. See dual brakes …   Dictionary of automotive terms

  • dual-line braking system — A braking system in which a towing vehicle and trailer are connected by two or more brake lines …   Dictionary of automotive terms

  • Air brake (road vehicle) — Air brakes are used in trucks, buses, trailers, and semi trailers. George Westinghouse first developed air brakes for use in railway service. A safer air brake was patented by him on March 5, 1872. Originally constructed for use on trains, and… …   Wikipedia

  • Bicycle brake — Animation of a single pivot side pull calliper brake for the rear wheel of a steel framed road bike. A bicycle brake is used to slow down or stop a bicycle. There have been various types of brake used throughout history, and several are still in… …   Wikipedia

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