CCB life

Discussion in 'Technical Q&A' started by forgeahead, Feb 8, 2010.

  1. forgeahead

    forgeahead F1 Rookie

    Sep 16, 2008
    Rocky Mount, NC
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    What is the presumed average life of CCBs? My understanding is that they last A LOT longer than standard brakes. Is it advised to convert them out to iron for track use as the replacement costs are about 16k?
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  3. Mitch Alsup

    Mitch Alsup F1 Veteran

    Nov 4, 2003
    After a complete and throught cleaning of the barrel, the CCB (Cold Clean Barrel) becomes fouled as the first shot is fired. So the life of a CCB is that one shot, however for best accuracy one should run at least three shots down the barrel so the fouling stabilizes ....

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  4. wlracing

    wlracing Karting

    Dec 14, 2004
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    My F430 CCBs are 4% worn after 8100 miles .

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