Thermofiber 2050

Industrial Parts  /  TF2050

THERMOFIBER 2050 is an economical material that has been optimized for aftermarket clutch facings. TF2050 has glass fiber reinforced yarn and is spiral wound with a fine copper core, providing good burst resistance and a smooth engagement.

THERMOFIBER 2050 facings are available with a steel backing plate for improved mechanical strength.

AVAILABLE FORMS Clutch Facings

 
 

TF2050 Technical Data

COLOR Brown

STRUCTURE Rigid

COMPOSITION  
Metallic Yes  
Aramid No

MAIN FIBER Glass/Copper

TYPE OF SERVICE Dry

COEFFICIENT OF FRICTION (μ)  
Normal 0.42
Hot 0.40

WEAR RATE Good

SHEAR IMPACT STRENGTH Medium

MECHANICAL RESISTANCE
Burst Strength >9,500RPM@200C
Tensile Strength 2,000 (ASTM D638-91)
Flexural Strength 3,800 (ASTM D790-97)
Compressive Strength 9,100 (ASTM D695-91)

HARDNESS 80

SPECIFIC GRAVITY 1.79

MAX. RUBBING SPEED 4,300 ft/min

MAX. DRUM TEMPERATURE 600 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.