Disc brake friction pad assembly

  • US 5,323,882 A
  • Filed: 02/16/1993
  • Issued: 06/28/1994
  • Est. Priority Date: 02/16/1993
  • Status: Expired due to Term
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1. A friction pad assembly for a sliding caliper disc brake, comprising:

  • a backing plate, said backing plate having a pair of upper and lower abutments at each end of said backing plate, each of said upper and lower abutments including an engagement surface which extends in a generally radial direction which is substantially parallel to a center line through said backing plate, said lower abutments being recessed by a predetermined magnitude relative to said upper abutments; and

    a friction pad secured to said backing plate.

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