New lining offers longer life, quieter braking

October 2005
Trailer / Body Builders;Oct2005, Vol. 46 Issue 12, p109
Trade Publication
Product Review
Evaluates the CCM2420 friction material from Brake Pro Ltd. Information on three formulation concepts in the CCM formula; Significance of the CCM brake linings to vehicles.


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