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StopTech Sport Rotors are slotted, drilled, or drilled and slotted direct replacement performance brake rotors that allow for gasses and dust to be removed from the friction surface resulting in better heat dissipation and more consistent stopping power.
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FEATURED NEWS

 

Centric Parts Releases 7 New Technical Videos in Centric University Series
 
 
(Industry, Calif. - February 1, 2017) Centric Parts, North America’s leading manufacturer and supplier of OE and aftermarket brake and chassis components, announced today the release of seven new videos in the company’s Centric University technical series. This latest wave of videos covers brake friction, brake rotors and brake installation tips. They are available on the company’s website and YouTube channel.
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TECHNICAL EXPERTISE
 

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Centric Parts is the industry leader in brake component engineering, development and testing. Centric's engineers utilize the most advanced technology to test and develop each brake component to ensure optimum performance and maximize service life. As the only aftermarket brake company with three in-house dynamometers and an array of on-car data acquisition technology, Centric engineers have the ability to collect and interpret a variety of brake performance data for further testing and product development. 

Centric-StopTech Friction Development Lab Information

 

Centric's engineering team utilizes advanced data acquisition tools to measure and inspect components.


A Coordinate Measuring Machine - or CMM - is used to meticulously scan the dimensions of brake components in 3D.

Centric's level of reverse engineering, testing, research and development is unparalleled in the industry.

Meticulous reverse engineering of every OE part ensures the safety, performance and fitment of every application, import and domestic.

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Centric's engineers are experts at sourcing parts, analyzing and testing product, and engineering and developing solutions – while recognizing & solving the challenges technicians and distributors experience today.

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Centric uses an advanced 3D printer to rapid prototype new products to test for fitment prior to production.  
The 3D printed calipers can be fitted with hardware and used to test the fitment for any particular application.