Home Crosswords Crossword: Level 1 – Air Brake Fundamentals

Crossword: Level 1 – Air Brake Fundamentals

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Across

  • 11-17 :B________ time refers to the time required to stop the vehicle once the brakes are applied. (7)
  • 56-60 :Adjuster for air brakes. (5)
  • 108-111 :Pi x Radius squared. (4)
  • 122-129 :________ is the coefficient of friction between the tires and the road. (8)
  • 162-169 :Air ________ is required to apply the brakes. (8)
  • 177-184 :________ occurs between the shoes and the drums, and between the tires and the road. (8)
  • 224-230 :A brake _______ is sized based on the area of the diaphragm. (7)
  • 270-272 :The ___ time is between when you step on the pedal and the brakes actually apply. (3)
  • 300-305 :______ is the twisting force generated. (6)
  • 349-359 :The treadle is sometimes referred to as the _____ - _____. (10 + hyphen = 2 words)
  • 395-404 :The brake parts attached to the axies are referred to as the __________ brakes. (10)

Down

  • 12-173 :The time it takes for your foot to hit the brake pedal. (8)
  • 17-178 :Senses the air pressure and causes the compressor to operate. (8)
  • 27-234 :The ___________ pressurizes the air. (10)
  • 42-134 :This spreads the brake shoes apart. (4 + hyphen)
  • 77-169 :_____ = chamber area x the air pressure.
  • 160-252 :A great amount of _____ is required to stop a vehicle. (5)
  • 163-347 :The _________ stores the compressed air. (9)
  • 181-250 :____ is required for a decision to be made and the vehicle to come to a complete stop. (4)
  • 213-443 :Friction increases the ___________ of the foundation brakes. (11)
  • 225-294 :____ is created by friction. (4)