foundation brakes

Double-diaphragm spring brake

The EverSure double-diaphragm spring brake for drum brakes has a light-weight construction to help improve fuel efficiency, reduce vibrations and increase payload, the company says. The brake also comes with NoTouch technology, which eliminates the contact between compressed spring coils allowing protecting coatings to remain intact and help reduce corrosion. The EverSure spring brake meets all compliance requirements of original equipment, the company says. Bendix Spicer, foundationbrakes.com, (866) 610-9709

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Brake maker earns distinction

Bendix Spicer Foundation Brake LLC has been named to a group of suppliers that produce defects in fewer than 50 parts per million, Paccar announced. The Elyria, Ohio-based brake maker, which supplies air foundation brakes to Paccar, earned the distinction by lowering product defects to 41 parts per million at its wheel-end manufacturing facility in Bowling Green, Ky. “It is truly an honor to receive this recognition from Paccar," said Tom Otter, vice president of original equipment sales ...

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