DiscStar - DSTP - Vocational

DiscStar - DSTP - Vocational Air Disc Pads

A long life, low noise brake pad designed for severe duty and multiple stop air disc brake applications


As the use of disc brakes continues to grow in the heavy-duty industry, Marathon now offers a high performance commercial vehicle disc pad, DiscStar DSTP Vocational. Designed specifically for air disc brakes, Marathon's DiscStar DSTP Vocational pads were created to handle the extreme conditions of severe service disc brake applications like fire trucks, refuse and more. Formulated using Marathon's severe service ceramic expertise, DiscStar brake pads exhibit less wear, more effective stopping power and high shear resistance.

In addition, DiscStar features exceptional rotor compatibility and low rotor wear, showing up to 33% less brake rotor wear than the leading OEM linings. By using a proven, reliable attachment method, DiscStar disc pads ensure a high mechanical bond between the friction material and the steel backing plate. As a result, you can rely on DiscStar to provide dependable stopping power, a long pad and rotor life, and significant noise reduction.

DSTP Vocational Delivers

  • Ideal for heavy-duty vocational applications, including fire trucks, refuse and concrete
  • Dependable stopping power
  • Longer pad and rotor life
  • Significant noise reduction
  • High shear resistance
  • Rapid heat dissipation

FMVSS 121 Test Results

Testing conducted in accordance with F.M.V.S.S. #121 criteria @ 28,660# axle load: air disc brake; type 24 chamber; and a 18.5 inch tire rolling radius. Shaded area indicates non-compliance.

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