EBC Brakes’ Experts answer any questions in Motorcycle News Magazine

EBC Brakes’ Experts answer any questions in Motorcycle News Magazine

Our resident experts Jon Wright and Adam Freeman give you all the technical information you need about EBC Brakes’ pads and discs

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EBC Brakes technical experts Adam Freeman – Head of Projects and Engineering and Jon Wright – Motorcycle and Data Technical Manager, are sharing their specialist brake experience in recently published copies of popular Motorcycle interest publication MCN  (Motorcycle News).

EBC Motorcycle Data & Technical Manager Jon Wright is featured in the November 1st 2017 issue of MCN where he goes into depth about motorcycle discs.

Jon has worked at EBC Brakes for many years, so is the best person to contact within the company when it comes to anything motorcycle brake related. Jon has given some helpful tips and facts about motorcycle discs including information about the types of metal the discs are manufactured from.

Further information, help or advice can be gained from our friendly technical staff who can be contacted using the EBC Brakes Contact us form below:

The October  25th 2017 issue features helpful tips and facts about EBC motorcycle brake pads covering information on pad materials, such as sintered technology.

Adam has completed a four year masters degree in engineering and has also worked with his father – Andy Freeman, who founded EBC Brakes in the early 80’s in their hometown of Northampton. Adam knows all there is to know about motorcycle brakes and also writes many helpful articles on the EBC Brakes article page here:

Visit the main EBC Brakes technical articles page and social media sites for more helpful advice and information:

 More EBC Brakes Product Details:

GPFAX Sintered Road Race Brake Pads

EBC GPFAX Sintered Road Race Brake Pads
The GPFAX Formula Sintered Race pads are a direct replacement of the GPFA series. This formula is even higher in friction and created specifically to be used only on asphalt surfaces such as those found in race track conditions. Because of the super performance that they provide, these brake pads are a growing favourite choice of superbike racers.

Another benefit of the GPFAX sintered material is that it now has even better heat cycling ability allowing the brake pads to be raced, cooled, then raced again.

EBC Brakes EPFA Sintered Fast Street and Trackday Pads

EBC EPFA Sintered Fast Street and Trackday Pads
EPFA Sintered Fast Street and Trackday Pads, also known as EPFA brake pads, are the racers choice for superbike racing and are excellent for street use too! These brake pads are fantastic for motorcycle racing as the compound they are made from has extra friction stabilizing additives that totally improve the ‘heat cycling’ braking effect.

EBC Brakes Double-H™ Sintered Superbike Brake Pads

EBC Double-H™ Sintered Superbike Brake PadsEBC Double-H™ pads are the top choice street legal brake pads you can buy for the best grip.

Made from sintered copper alloy, these brake pads benefit from the highest friction HH rating for maximum stopping power. EBC Double-H™ Superbike pads give perfect braking under all riding conditions, be it wet, dry, hot or cold. Unique stainless steel radiator plates are fitted when required to reduce heat transfer into the hydraulics of the motorbike. The double segment vented design is totally unique and keeps the pads cooler and prevents pad drag and overheat or fade.

EBC Brakes Organic Motorcycle Brake Pads

EBC Organic Motorcycle Brake Pads
EBC Organic motorcycle brake pads are Europe’s first and only ECE R90 approved brake pad. Manufactured at EFI in Bristol, these brake pads perform as well as any sintered pads, as proved by R90 compliance. This ‘aramid’ series has now been renamed Non-Asbestos Organic or NAO and is created from aramid fibre in conjunction with other high tech modern fibres. If you want a value for money all round brake pad replacement then the NAO series is the perfect choice for all levels of motorcycle and is very popular with many riders who prefer the “feel” of organic pads.

EBC Brakes Floating MC Discs/Rotors

EBC Floating MC Discs/RotorsEBC floating MC rotors or X & XC brake disc rotors as they are sometimes known, are ultra lightweight, best selling and best performance discs available for all modern racing sport bikes.

The rotors benefit from the EBC Brakes unique and patented S-Drive button system that features square sided rivets captured in square drive pockets on the hub and rotor. These are in place to allow the outer rotor blade to expand and contract freely under the heat of braking without suffering rivet lock.

EBC Brakes Vee-Rotors™ – Front

EBC Brakes Vee-Rotors™ – FrontThe fully floating EBC Vee-Rotors™ are designed in line with ongoing trends for motorcycle riders who want to customise their bikes rather than just replace the parts. These lightweight rotors are available in standard black but also come in a range of stunning colour options.

They also feature patented SD system hardware and are fully stainless steel heat treated and tempered back to the optimum hardness to give the optimum performance. The Vee-Rotor™ is also available for rear use.

EBC Brakes Colour Options for Vee-Rotors™

EBC Brakes Vee-Rotors™ – FrontWith centre hubs available in four different colours, yellow, green, blue or red, these Vee-Rotors are available by special order and also feature the patented SD system hardware like the standard black ones.

These lightweight colourful rotors feature all the same benefits of the black Vee-Rotor™ including the SD button system and are fully stainless steel heat treated for optimum performance.

EBC Brakes Vee-Rotors™ – Rear

EBC Brakes Vee-Rotors™ – FrontEBC rear Vee-Rotors™ have been designed to compliment the front floating Vee-Rotor™ range. Made in Britain from stainless steel and heat treated, these brake disc rotors are available for most popular makes and models of motorbike.

They benefit from the lightest weight rotor profile in a matching design to the black Vee-Rotor™ or Colour Options Vee-Rotors™.

Stainless Steel Rear Brake Discs / Rotors

EBC Brakes Vee-Rotors™ – Front
EBC MD Stainless Steel rear brake rotors are ideal for motocross race use as they are manufactured using stainless steel and feature a hole pattern construction that aids their lightweight nature. Added to this the brake disc rotors are also zinc plated to avoid corrosion making them durable in all sorts of racing terrain such as that of mud or dry stony conditions.

EBC Brakes High Performance Brake Lines

EBC Bluestuf NDX Brake Pads

EBC Brakes’ range of UK manufactured high performance braided steel brake lines are 100% pressure tested, guaranteed to be leak free and give a firmer, more responsive feel compared to rubber lines.

All of our brake lines not only meet our own stringent standards but they are also approved by TÜV, DOT, ADR and ISO.

All of our brake line kits are a direct replacement of the original manufacturers lines therefore they fit first time, every time – no need for adjusting angles or using universal fittings that do not fit.

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