|국가/구분||United States(US) Patent 등록|
|발명자 / 주소|
|출원인 / 주소|
|대리인 / 주소||
|인용정보||피인용 횟수 : 0 인용 특허 : 14|
A vehicle disc brake pad having a backing plate and a friction pad that includes a complex edge profile formed from a plurality of undulations on at least one side edge of the periphery. Each undulation includes a wave crest and a wave trough that extend toward and away from the periphery of the backing plate, respectively. The brake pad may provide improved thermal management and wear resistance, thereby improving the life span of the brake pad, particularly when used with heavier vehicles such as trucks, crossover vehicles, and sports utility vehicles....
1. A brake pad, comprising: a backing plate; anda friction pad supported by the backing plate, the friction pad having a friction surface at least partially defined by a peripheral edge of the friction pad and having a continuous peripheral sidewall extending between the peripheral edge and the backing plate, wherein the peripheral edge comprises a plurality of peripheral side edges including a top peripheral side edge and a bottom peripheral side edge, wherein the top peripheral side edge and the bottom peripheral side edge both include a complex edge p...