Airborne Wear Particles Emissions fromCommercial Disc Brake Materials– Passenger Car Field Test

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Wahlström, Jens; Olofsson, Ulf; Jansson, Anders; Olander, Lars;
(2008)
  • Publisher: KTH, Installationsteknik
  • Subject: Wear | airborne particles | disc brake | field test | TECHNOLOGY | TEKNIKVETENSKAP

Most modern passenger cars have disc brakes on the front wheels, which unlike drum brakes are not sealed off to the ambient air. During braking, there is wear to both the rotor and the pads. This wear process generates particles, which may become airborne. In field test... View more
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