A footbrake retractor attached to the footbrake urges the foot brake toward the raised and undeployed position.
The vehicle (12) also has a foot brake (42) for stopping the vehicle (12).
In addition, a foot brake and a hand brake may be operated at the same time to improve braking power.
A service brake actuator (12) may be in tandem with the spring brake actuator (14).
The unit can operate in combination with a complete brake control valve or with either or none of its emergency and service portions.
A footbrake conversion kit and method for converting a conventional snowboard into a snowboard with a footbrake are also provided.
The service brake actuator includes a housing and a second movable diaphragm within the housing that divides the interior of the housing into first and second service brake chambers.
Multi-geared bicycles have the drawback that they generally lack a foot operated brake.
A brake actuator for delivering a brake force through a brake block or brake pad to a wheel or disc to be braked comprises in a housing (1) a service brake arrangement (3, 5).
A pair of lateral brake paddles are operatively connected to the footbrake and extend beyond the lateral edges of the board member.