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Research Article

A Computational Study on the Use of an Aluminium Metal Matrix Composite and Aramid as Alternative Brake Disc and Brake Pad Material

Table 2

Brake specifications and parameters.

ParametersValue

Outer disc diameter0.254 m
Disc thickness0.020 m
Disc hub inner diameter0.054 m
Disc hub outer diameter0.140 m
Pad thickness0.010 m
Pad area 0.0032 m2
Initial speed25 m/s
Braking time2 s
Deceleration10 m/s2

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