THERMOFIBER 1800 is a medium friction rigid molded asbestos-free brake lining for industrial brake applications.
THERMOFIBER 1800 is recommended for medium and heavy duty applications. It has exceptional thermal stability maintaining its friction level throughout the range of operating temperatures.
THERMOFIBER 1800 features a high-fiber, high-tensile material with molded teeth, along with proprietary fiber alignment technology to enhance heat dissipation and polish mating surfaces.
AVAILABLE FORMS Gear Tooth Facings
TF1800 Technical Data
MAIN FIBER Glass/Ceramic
TYPE OF SERVICE Dry
COEFFICIENT OF FRICTION (μ)
WEAR RATE Excellent
SHEAR IMPACT STRENGTH High
Tensile Strength 2,300 (ASTM D638-91)
Flexural Strength 14,700 (ASTM D790-97)
Compressive Strength 12,673 (ASTM D695-91)
SPECIFIC GRAVITY 1.89
MAX. RUBBING SPEED 4,100 ft/min
MAX. DRUM TEMPERATURE 650 F
MAX. PRESSURE 150 psi