Mazda RX-8 Brake Discs and Mintex Pads Front and Rear Dimpled Grooved. Brake Depot Grooved Brake Discs are manufactured in-house at Brake Depot Limited in Chesterfield using premium quality blanks, utilising a range of UK premium brands for example Brembo, Mintex, Pagid and EBC. Our manufacturing is done on high precision CNC machining centres capable of working to a tolerance of just microns, each disc is slotted or drilled to exact specifications and we currently offer six different designs which are. The dimpled and grooved have the classic appearance of drilled and grooved but they don't suffer from the typical cracking associated with drilled and grooved, these are good for road use. The sport grooved brake discs have six slots each side, good for road use and track days with low wear to the pads, the swirl grooved also have six slots each side but the slow are much longer and with a larger radius, pad wear is marginal but they do have good degassing of pads, they also look really cool.The 40G discs are the daddy of degassing, best suited to harder pad compounds due to the increased wear they are also suitable for road and track use. Cross drilled brake discs have the maximum cooling ability owing to the huge amount of venting ports on the disc surface but as each disc is meticulously created in house using our CAD and CAM the vehicle application range is limited, we use the aid of CAD to ensure that each drilling keeps clear of the important vanes in the brake disc unlike some of our competitors. The latest edition to our range is the Brake Depot C Hook discs, produce to satisfy demand of our customers we are able to offer this design for almost every make and model, they look amazing, there low noise and can be used with all pads suitable for road and track use. Mintex have been building a reputation for quality braking in the UK for more than 100 years, year after year developing compounds and new products for the growing demand of the automotive industry. All Mintex aftermarket brake pads designed for the road are ECE R90 approved where required which means they are manufactured to within +or- 10% of the original equipment brake pads fitted to your vehicle at the factory, simply put they will perform to the same or better standards and they usually achieve a 10% increase in the braking efficiency this is down to the coefficiency of friction material used. Mintex is now a trading name of TMD Friction, and the company is also behind many other leading brands such as Pagid, Textar and Don. Credit or Debit Cards exc. There are some vehicle models of the same year that may different brake pad and disc options fitted so whilst the compatibility may suggest the item is correct for your model it may be that your model is not compatible with this item, we are now adding brake pad outlines and the key dimensions of the brake discs to the listings but this is a manual ongoing process, if there are no sizes in the listing we would advise you provide your vehicle registration number or VIN number when ordering so we may check the options that should have been fitted at the factory when the car was produced, you only need to do this if you are unsure if this item is correct for you vehicle.
Brake Disc Anti Corrosion Coating We often hear that brake discs that have corroded due to them being poor quality and we would like to reassure you that all brake discs that are manufactured from cast iron will show signs of oxidisation (rust) when they come into contact with moisture this however is only surface deep and does not normally effect efficiency. More and more brands are now supplying brake discs with a anti corrosion coating, this is usually known as Geomet coating, other brands are also painting the disc hub and edge of the disc leaving the area where the pad touches none painted. The item "Mazda RX-8 Brake Discs and Mintex Pads Front and Rear Dimpled Grooved" is in sale since Wednesday, July 13, 2016. This item is in the category "Vehicle Parts & Accessories\Car Parts\Brakes & Brake Parts\Brake Discs". The seller is "brake-depot" and is located in Chesterfield, Derbyshire.This item can be shipped worldwide.