Wortformen:(regular plural) clutch disks
(Automotive engineering: Vehicle components, Engine, transmission, and exhaust) The clutch disk or clutch plate is the rotating part of the clutch, to which the friction material is attached. ▶ clutch
⇒ The clutch torque is generated by the friction of the friction material pads on each
side of the clutch disk. ⇒ Equal pressure on each side of the clutch disk disengages the clutch, allowing normal operation of the torque converter. ⇒ The clutch operates by sandwiching the clutch disk between two frictional, mated surfaces under clamping pressure.
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