Visual Brake Stroke Indicators by BrakeSentry™ for Fleets
By providing our drivers and technicians with a quick and reliable means to visually check critical brake stroke measurements, BrakeSentry allows us to effectively reduce our maintenance costs while improving safety and compliance.
Vice President of Fleet Services
Kenan Advantage Group

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How Visual Brake Stroke Adjustment Indicators Work


Figure A:

Brakes Released

Indicator reference identifies those brakes not fully releasing due to mechanical or pneumatic problems.  While traveling, indicator functions as a brake chamber seal preventing road spray from entering brake chamber.


Figure B:

Brakes Applied

-Brake stroke within Acceptable range.

Reference is used to determine brake adjustment and balance.


Figure C:

Brakes Applied

-Brake stroke outside of acceptable range.

Indicates ineffective braking, needs maintenance attention.

The visual brake stroke indicator provides drivers and technicians
with an effective means to quickly identify
defects for prompt correction.