Technical Information

Technical Information

Slot

Friction material is very inflexible. Therefore, on large or long brake pads, it is often necessary to provide slots in the material to prevent the occurrence of stress cracks. Although unsightly, these cracks do not affect braking performance.

V-Slot

As well as eliminating stress cracks, this model can perform the same function as a chamfer to help reduce noise.

Standard-Slot

This model eliminates stress cracks only.

Diagonal-Slot

Tangential-Slot

X-Slot

Lambda-Slot