TOST Brake Shoes & Springs
You can obtain spare parts for TOST aircraft wheels; including brake disks, ball bearings, brake levers and cams, brake shoes, and wheel bolts. The indication of the part number and serial number of your wheel (engraved in the wheel hub side) as well as the aircraft type make the choice of the suitable parts easier. W&W stocks original parts to replace your worn brake shoes. TOST's simple shoe brake is used on gliders manufactured from Glasflugel, DG, Grob, PZL, Rolladen-Schneider, Schempp-Hirth, Schleicher and many more.
History of TOST
TOST has more than 60 years of experience in the development and manufacturing of aviation safety equipment. It's a family business - run in the fourth generation - they stick to the motto: Conserving the well-proven system - Developing forward.
The cornerstones of their corporate policy are:
Customer satisfaction is their highest goal. The customer is the king – he should like to come back – and not like to send the product back.
Since 1969 TOST holds a LBA approval as Design and Production Organization. (LBA= German Aviation Authorities). In the meantime, all approvals are issued by the EASA. In yearly audits through the aviation authorities, the compliance with quality standards is checked and kept record of. Over and above those official regulations, they live the quality thought in their every-day work.
Modern manufacturing techniques, economical resource management and the long lifetime of TOST products are their contribution to the protection of the environment. Gliding is an ecologically friendly sport.
Long standing relations to their customers, suppliers and employees stand for the continuity in their company.