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Wedge 15"

Overview
Wedge 15

Features & benefits:

  • Fabricated shoe standard
  • Single and double actuation provide the ability to increase torque in same size brake package
  • Air or hydraulic actuation availability
  • Integral automatic adjustment eliminates the need for an externally mounted slack adjuster
  • Floating shoe system loads the drum equally optimizing wear of braking lining and drum life (double actuated option)
  • 12°, 14° and 16° wedge angles available
  • Selection of friction materials available for different vocations 
Technical Specifications
  • Brake size
  • 15 in (381 mm)
  • Shoe width
  • 4 in (102 mm), 5 in (127 mm), 6 in (152 mm), 7 in (178 mm)
  • Friction lining (FMSI)
  • 4610, 4615, 4605, 4602
  • Nominal torque
  • 170,000 Lbf·in (19.2 kN·m)
  • Minimum wheel size
  • 19.5 in (495 mm)
  • GAWR range
  • Up to 24,000 lbs (Up to 10.8 T)