Summary Information (click on this NSN number for detailed information: 2530-00-005-7523)
Brake Shoe, also referenced with federal logistics item name code 30489:
A metal item in the shape of an arc, with or without a replaceable friction lining on the surface of the shoe arc. when actuated by a cam, lever and/or hydraulic cylinder, it exerts pressure on a drum or wheel. also, see brake, shoe type.