Brakes

Stemco’s severe service brake drums

September 02, 2014

Stemco’s CentriFuse HD brake drums for severe service applications are designed for both on- and off-highway use, including logging, concrete, dump and refuse hauling. The drums feature the company’s proprietary alloy braking surface and steel ...

Webb Wheel’s redesigned trailer hub

July 30, 2014

Webb Wheel OEM has redesigned its 25,000-pound axle-rated TN trailer hub to make it weigh 3½ pounds less and to help simplify brake drum installation. A scalloped flange help reduce the overall weight, and by ...

Webb Wheel Aftermarket’s brake drum

April 14, 2014

Webb Wheel Aftermarket’s Vortex Unlimited brake drum features the company’s wear indicators and Cool Running Technology vents designed to conduct heat away from brakes and increase airflow to facilitate cooler operating temperatures, improved braking performance ...

Meritor’s enhanced brakes

March 07, 2014

Meritor has renamed and enhanced two braking products to help customers better identify them while improving their total cost of ownership. Meritor’s QPlus drum brakes now are named Q+ and have been enhanced for upgraded ...

High frequency brake drums

November 13, 2013

Webb Severe Duty offers a lineup of Webb Vortex brake drums for applications such as refuse trucks that are subjected to a higher frequency of braking stops. The drums are designed to help dissipate brake ...

Lightweight brake drum

September 25, 2013

Accuride’s 4000X Gunite Silver Lightweight Brake Drum uses engineered design enhancements and advanced metallurgy to provide an alternative to lightweight steel-shell drums while improving durability and performance at the reduced weight. The high-strength full-cast drum uses ...

TRP remanufactured brake program

January 10, 2013

TRP now offers brake linings for both 20,000- and 23,000-pound applications. Single brake shoes and kits are available in 15-by-4-inch and 16½-by-7-inch sizes for both tractors and trailers. The shoes are coined in a 1,000-ton ...

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