Brake drum meaning

Brake drum definition

A cast iron or aluminum housing bolted to the wheel, that rotates around the brake shoes . When the shoes are expanded, they rub against the machined inner surface of the brake drum and exert a braking effect upon the wheel to slow or stop the car.
Dream Dictionary

Automotive Dictionary Index

Automotive terms beginning with "B", page 17

A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z 2 3 4 8

More Automotive Dictionaries