About Sphere Brake Defense
Sphere Brake Defense, LLC is a veteran owned small business. SBD will deliver game changing brake technology designed for tactical trucks and trailers. This will enable units and Warfighters improved vehicle safety, fuel efficiency, weight savings, and unprecedented unit readiness across the Department of Defense. We operate with the same speed and agility as the Warfighters we serve!
We are unlike our competitors because we leverage the power of the Build – Measure – Learn feedback loop to deliver new brake systems at a fraction of the cost while operating with flexibility as a lean start up in the defense industry.
- Fully integrated earned value and earned schedule monitoring and control
- Agile methodologies executed in a small business manufacturing firm
- Ability to scale from 100 units to over 100,000 a day through our affiliates
- 3D modeling, FEA, and advanced manufacturing acapabilities
Tactical Sphere Brake Technology
Sphere Brake Defense offers the first patented sphere rotor brake technology for medium and heavy duty tactical vehicles. Inherent design allows for unprecedented packaging solutions at the wheel ends and on the drivetrain providing competitive value add and performance compared to existing brake technology in the market today. The following features make us a true disruptor:
- No wheel removal to change brake pads
- 50% lighter than existing drum and disc rotors
- Fewer parts; over half are OTS
- Bolt-on capability
- Silent operation
Multiple vehicle programs are under development for the US military.
We have partnered with Reddog Industries, Inc, The Larson Transportation Institute, and the Applied Research Laboratory based out of State College, PA.