Friction Transit

Marathon Brakes | Transit

Specially formulated to handle high temperatures and heavy–duty demands‚ Marathon Brake’s OE Transit Approved KVT Transit and MBST brake linings are ideal for most transit applications. With excellent brake fade and recovery characteristics as well as a long service life‚ both linings also feature Marathon’s Hi–Density Friction material‚ resulting in highly reliable brake linings with unbeaten structural integrity.

KVT – Transit – +28,000 lb
A quiet, long life friction material designed for intracity and intercity bus fleets
MBST – Metallic Brass Single Transit – 26,000 lb
A semi-metallic lining for severe service applications in the transit industry
HST – Heat Star™ Transit – 26,000 lb
A reliable brake lining for long service life and noise-free operation in transit applications
DSTP – DiscStar Transit Premium Air Disc Pads – 28,660 lb
A high performance brake pad designed for air disc brakes, with exceptional wear and low noise characteristics. Ideal for city transit and on-highway coach.
DSHP – Disc Star Highway Premium Air Disc Pads – 23,000 lb
Premium brake pad designed for motor coaches and rural buses

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