Magnetic Drum Brakes

What is the maximum safe speed allowed for each brake wheel size?

The list below contains the maximum safe speeds of EC&M brake wheels:

Wheel SizeMax. Safe RPM
8" 6400
10" 5300
13" 4100
16" 3300
19" 2800
23" 2300
30" 1800

Can I retro fit a self adjuster mechanism on a 5010 type "F" brake?

Yes, for sizes 8 through 23" Type F brakes.

Reference Service Bulletin 5010-22 for your brake to get the appropriate kit part numbers.

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