Patent Number: 6,193,025

Title: Disk-brake pad

Abstract: A pad for disk brakes for controlling the revolution of revolving parts of vehicles and machines that has improved heat resistivity in an underlayer material interposed between a friction material and a backing plate to be used under heavy-load conditions in particular. The underlayer material includes linear or branched plastic having a melting temperature of 200.degree. C. or higher at normal pressure. The underlayer material may comprise not only a single layer but also a plurality of layers having different composition to enhance the effectiveness.

Inventors: Nakagawa; Mitsuhiko (Itami, JP)

Assignee: Sumitomo Electric Industries, Ltd.

International Classification: F16D 69/00 (20060101); F16D 69/04 (20060101); F16D 65/092 (20060101); F16D 65/00 (20060101); F16D 065/38 (); F16D 069/00 ()

Expiration Date: 02/27/2018