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Posted by Big-T on April 16, 2002 at 09:02:02:

In Reply to: heat disipation posted by alanK on April 16, 2002 at 08:46:28:

That's not entirely correct. The holes will allow vapors to escape more easily and ensure a better contact between the pads and the rotors.

In general, rotors that have been drilled can be weakened and are not a great solution. Rotors that are built with the holes in it are much better, such as the Brembo ones.

In any case, for street use they are kind of a waste, but it makes a lot of sense for any kind of racing and very high performance street cars.

My two cents ;)

T.


What is the advantages/disadvantages of having Cross Drilled rotors VS regular ones. Does anyone have them on their car and what have been there experience.

Thanks.






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