The MATCO mfg WHLB5T 5 INCH inch brake assembly is designed for use with MATCO mfg wheels. This model uses an Internal caliper design and is designed to be used with the WHLD5T disc. The WHLB5T is supplied with BPA1.505T brake plate adapter.
The M66-105 brake pad is used. This semi-metallic friction material compound was selected for its high friction performance and low fade at elevated temperatures to provide smooth stopping under high load conditions. The reline kit for this brake is the BRL-6 which includes linings and rivets for two calipers.
Most models of MATCO mfg brakes are upgradeable to higher torque configurations as engine size or tire changes. Check our brake conversion kits or call our technical support staff for your specific needs.
The WHLB5T is designed for the following specifications:
|Energy Rating (FT-LBS)
|Torque Rating (@450 PSI)
This model uses the PH-6 caliper utilizing three 1.25" diameter pistons in a single caliper. A higher torque version of this brake assembly using 1.5" diamter pistons is available as the WHLB5XT brake assembly. Exisiting WHLB5T brakes can be reworked to the XT configuration (please contact the factory for details).