Product News: Fasteners & Hardware

Constant Force Springs include brush wear indicator.

Share Like Tweet Add Email

Press Release Summary:

March 31, 2014 - Available as option on all constant force spring assemblies, brush wear indicator allows users to see at-a-glance whether carbon brushes need replacing. This helps prevent exposed shunts or inadequate spring force from causing damage to commutators or rings. By ensuring optimal spring force, constant force springs with wear device minimize electrical wear and maximize brush life.

Helwig Carbon Products, Inc.

8900 W. Tower Ave., P.O. Box 240160, Milwaukee, WI, 53224 9008, USA

Original Press Release

NEW Brush Wear Indicator Makes Monitoring Brush Wear Easy

Press release date: March 21, 2014

Milwaukee, WI. — Helwig Carbon is pleased to announce the launch of a new brush wear indicator. The wear device is an option on all constant force spring assemblies from Helwig Carbon. It allows users to see at a glance whether carbon brushes need replacing. This helps prevent exposed shunts or inadequate spring force from causing damage to commutators or rings.

The constant force springs with wear device ensure optimal spring force, reducing electrical wear and maximizing brush life. The Helwig brush wear indicator is a cost effective option that minimizes inspection time.

Helwig Carbon, one of the last American owned carbon companies, has over 85 years experience manufacturing precision machined carbon brushes, brush holders, and constant force spring assemblies.  They are known for fast, reliable service, high quality workmanship, and on-time deliveries. Download a pdf. file from our website at: http://www.helwigcarbon.com/literature.html or e-mail: techsquad@helwigcarbon.com  to request a free sample.

Contact:
Pete Koszarek
Phone: 414-354-2411 Ext. 215
E-mail: pete.koszarek@helwigcarbon.com
Website: www.helwigcarbon.com

Share Like Tweet Add Email

Comments

comments powered by Disqus