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Friction Material: TF3020

Technical Data

THERMOFIBER 3020 is a low kevlar laminate consisting of resin impregnated textile material with metallic and aramid components. Friction level is highly stable across all operating temperatures.

THERMOFIBER 3020 is typically used for heavy-duty industrial press brake pads and for geared brake discs for industrial machinery.

Material Description

Type: 
Rigid woven friction
Availability: 
Sheets
Availability: 
Finished parts
Applications: 
Heavy duty static applications
Applications: 
Mining Machinery
Applications: 
Heavy-duty industrial machinery
Applications: 
Forging Machinery
Applications: 
Holding Mechanical Structures
Friction Properties (F.A.S.T test)

Dynamic Friction Coefficient (@79N, 7m/s): 
0.40
Dynamic Friction Coefficient (@60N, 7m/s): 
0.4 ±0.05 µ
Wear Rate (@79N, 7m/s): 
80± 10 mm3/Kwh
Wear Rate (@60N, 7m/s): 
80± 10 mm3/Kwh
Tº Fading (@100N, 11.5m/s): 
482ºF
Physical Properties

Hardness (DIN53505): 
90±5 Shore-D
Specific Gravity (ASTM D792-91) : 
1.6± 0.05 gr/cm3
Ignition Loss (ASTM D-2524): 
20 ± 2 %
Acetone Extraction ISO2859-1: 
3 ± 0.2 %
Mechanical Properties
Tensile Strength (ASTM D638-10): 
47N/mm2
Compressive Strength (UNE 53205): 
410 N/mm2
Others
Recommended Mating Surface: 
Perlitic cast iron, hardness HB150-200
Recommended Adhesives: 
Thermosetting adhesive.
Oil Resistant: 
Yes
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