Thermofiber 1800

Industrial Parts  /  TF1800

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

COLOR Grey-Green

STRUCTURE Rigid

COMPOSITION  
Metallic Yes  
Aramid No

MAIN FIBER Glass/Ceramic

TYPE OF SERVICE Dry

COEFFICIENT OF FRICTION (μ)  
Normal 0.45  
Hot 0.41

WEAR RATE Excellent

SHEAR IMPACT STRENGTH High

MECHANICAL RESISTANCE
Tensile Strength 2,300 (ASTM D638-91)
Flexural Strength 14,700 (ASTM D790-97)
Compressive Strength 12,673 (ASTM D695-91)

HARDNESS 89

SPECIFIC GRAVITY 1.89

MAX. RUBBING SPEED 4,100 ft/min

MAX. DRUM TEMPERATURE 650 F

MAX. PRESSURE 150 psi

 

The above test data is provided for informational purposes and represents standards in controlled laboratory settings. Actual performance will vary by application and operating conditions.