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Wedge Brakes Versus Cam Brakes - Road Test Comparison
ISSN: 0148-7191, e-ISSN: 2688-3627
Published January 01, 1964 by SAE International in United States
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The paper describes various tests made to compare the relative performance of wedge and cam brakes. A two axle truck loaded 32,750 lb gvw was subjected to mountain, structural flat country, parking and emergency, and lining wear tests. Comparative results are reported in graphic form.