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An Introduction to Electric Trailer Brake Systems
ISSN: 0148-7191, e-ISSN: 2688-3627
Published February 01, 1974 by SAE International in United States
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The electric wheel brake utilizes the principle of controlled electric current to an electromagnetic actuator to provide input into the brake shoes. A description of the function of the electric brake magnet and controller operation is provided, as is an account of the application of the safety breakaway switch and variable resistor or load control in assembling a complete electric brake system.