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Mechanical Power Transmission -> Brakes & Brake Accessories


Brakes & Brake Accessories







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Spring Applied Brake serves as safety brake for robotic arms.

Spring Applied Brake serves as safety brake for robotic arms.

Miki Pulley US    Plymouth, MN 55441-5509
Apr 04, 2014 Featuring low profile design to save space, BXR Spring Applied Brake may serve as emergency brake as well as holding brake. Unit is available with outer diameters from 3.287–7.280 in. and torque from 3.688–40.566 lb-ft. In event of power failure while using brake for robotic arms, compression springs engage and capture brake's rotor hub, immediately stopping arm movement. Additional features include single friction plate and smooth armature engagement that operates with no chatter.

Torque Controller maintains constant web tension.

Dover Flexo Electronics, Inc.    Rochester, NH 03867
Feb 19, 2014 Suitable for applications in which precise tension control is not essential, EasyWeb™ Open-Loop Torque Controller provides taper tension to center-driven rewind or unwind operations. Web tension is regulated by controlling motor or brake torque based on varying levels of roll diameter. EasyWeb™ can accept signals from direct diameter sensor or calculate diameter using line and roll speed signals. With bright OLED display, user interface enables viewing in any light and from any angle.

In-Line Tensioner suits die cutting and tube manufacturing.

In-Line Tensioner suits die cutting and tube manufacturing.

Montalvo Corporation    Gorham, ME 04038
Feb 14, 2014 Utilizing CD Series Brake, i4 Tension Indicator, and pair of ES-LR Live Roller Load Cells, custom In-Line Tensioner System enables operators to manually adjust output to brake to create exact desired tension level based on precise tension feedback provided from load cells displayed on indicator. This eliminates guesswork in adjusting tension by touching web. Automatic version utilizing S4 Closed Loop Tension Controller is also available.

XY Stage is driven by ironless core linear motor.

XY Stage is driven by ironless core linear motor.

Steinmeyer    Bedford, MA 01730
Jan 10, 2014 Driven by 3-phase motor, KT230-EDLM linear positioning stage offers 110 X 110 mm travel, ±3 micron positional accuracy, and 0.05 micron repeatability. Electromagnetic brake is included as safety feature in event of power loss. Integrated temperature sensor and Hall effect limit switches are also standard. Stage body is manufactured from black-anodized, low-distortion aluminum alloy and includes backlash-free, stainless steel cross roller linear bearings. Max load rating is 150 N.

Press Brake features active hydraulic crowning capabilities.

Press Brake features active hydraulic crowning capabilities.

Bystronic, Inc.    Elgin, IL 60123
Dec 16, 2013 Designed for American tool integration, CNC-synchronized Xact Press Brake can accommodate all types of punches and dies with appropriate adapters. Standard active hydraulic crowning capabilities deliver exact bend angles across entire bed length, while independently mounted precision linear scale encoders monitor ram position. Parallelism and ram movement are controlled to within ±0.0004 in. accuracy. Equipped with graphics-based DNC controller, Xact offers 2-D visualization of part processing.

High-Torque Servo Motor Brakes come in over 140 models.

High-Torque Servo Motor Brakes come in over 140 models.

Nexen Group, Inc.    Vadnais Heights, MN 55127
Nov 11, 2013 Offered in NEMA 23, 34, and 42 frame sizes for servo motors up to 20 hp, Eclipse® spring-engaged, air-released, flange-mounted servo motor brakes offer torque from 2–125 Nm to provide responsive and dynamic stopping and holding power. Respective flange sizes and shaft diameters are 2.25–10.43 in. square and 0.25–1.89 in., and zero backlash design ensures accurate positioning. Able to hold loads in place during servo motor change-outs, low-inertia brakes are rated for speeds up to 10,000 rpm.

Thin Spring-Applied Brake come in torque ratings up to 445 lb-in.

Ogura Industrial Corp.    Somerset, NJ 08873
Sep 17, 2013 Offered in 7 sizes which collectively cover 35–445 lb-in. torque range, TNB series features thin design made possible via optimized flux path and coefficient of friction of material used. These spring-applied brakes are mainly designed for holding but may also be used to handle emergency stops up to brake's allowable engagement energy rating. While products were created to meet needs of servo motor and robotics industry, they might also serve in portable medical equipment.

Brake Fluids feature DOT 5 and DOT 5.1 designations.

Brake Fluids feature DOT 5 and DOT 5.1 designations.

Champion Brands, LLC    Clinton, MO 64735
Jun 05, 2013 Containing at least 70% diorgano polysiloxane by weight, DOT 5 Brake Fluid offers stable velocity index over wide temperature range. Silicone-based product is hydrophobic and will not damage paint. Non-silicone version of DOT 5, polyethylene glycol-based DOT 5.1 Brake Fluid is hygroscopic and will absorb water from atmosphere, which is necessary to prevent sheer and undiluted water in braking system.

Spring-Engaged Brakes  offer continuous thermal dissipation.

Spring-Engaged Brakes offer continuous thermal dissipation.

Nexen Group, Inc.    Vadnais Heights, MN 55127
May 06, 2013 Designed for NEMA C-Face motors and gear reducers, FMBS Series is suited for high cycle palletizing material handling applications. Two models are available that provide out-of-box torque from 1,080–1,800 lb-in. and burnished torque from 1,300–2,160 lb-in., with release pressures of 55 and 90 psi and max rated pressure of 120 psi. Both flange-mounted brakes feature top speed of 1,800 rpm and zero backlash input. Open housing design and finned rotor remove heat generated at friction interface.

Clutch Brake delivers 78,000 lb-in. of torque.

Clutch Brake delivers 78,000 lb-in. of torque.

Force Control Industries, Inc.    Fairfield, OH 45014
May 01, 2013 Providing maintenance-free operation with no adjustment or regular downtime required, Size 30 Posidyne® Clutch Brake can be operated as clutch only for applications such as pumps or fans, or as clutch brake for cycling or indexing applications. Unit features totally enclosed, foot-mounted, cast iron sealed housing for operation in dirty, dusty, or wet environments. Based on Oil Shear Technology for smooth acceleration and deceleration, clutch brake provides 40,000,000 cycle design life.

Permanent Magnet Brake operates in temperatures to 140°C.

Permanent Magnet Brake operates in temperatures to 140°C.

Ogura Industrial Corp.    Somerset, NJ 08873
Mar 14, 2013 Featuring 17 mm max bore and 8,000 rpm max rating, 0.85 lb model PMB-06 comes standard with armature/hub and 24v coil but can be modified to specification. Size and 6.6 lb-ft of static torque make this brake suitable for medical and other portable applications. When brakes are released, airgap is present that completely releases armature for zero drag. Zero backlash suits servo and precision holding applications, and permanent magnets can apply controlled stop if needed.

Double C-Face Coupler Brakes use oil shear technology.

Force Control Industries, Inc.    Fairfield, OH 45014
Feb 28, 2013 Mounting between reducer and standard C-Face motor, Double C-Face Coupler Brakes are suitable for palletizers, packaging machinery, airline baggage handling systems, and cranes. Air actuated Posistop and electrically actuated MagnaShear brakes never need adjustment and require only annual fluid change. Using layer of automatic transmission fluid between brake disc and drive plate, oil shear technology virtually eliminates wear, while fluid recirculation system helps to dissipate heat.

Clutch Brake delivers 78,000 lb-in. of mine-duty torque.

Clutch Brake delivers 78,000 lb-in. of mine-duty torque.

Force Control Industries, Inc.    Fairfield, OH 45014
Feb 27, 2013 Able to be operated as clutch only or clutch brake to accommodate varying applications, Size 30 Posidyne® dynamically accelerates or decelerates high-inertia loads without wear on friction discs. Product functions without requiring any regular maintenance intervention during its 40,000,00-cycle design life, while Oil Shear Technology lends to smooth and quiet acceleration/deceleration. Actuation media to move product's piston can be air or hydraulic pressure.

Reduced Torque Clutches, Brakes enhance narrow web converters.

Mach III Clutch Inc.    Walton, KY 41094
Apr 04, 2012 Driven at constant speed by primary drive of machine, SensiFlex® tension control clutches and brakes include 19 models with proprietary ULOW (ultra-low coefficient) friction facings. These single-surface, air-actuated friction devices maintain tension on roll of material - paper, film, foil, wire - as it is being unwound/rewound. Span of air pressure traversed to deliver torque required at core up to torque required at full roll (and vice versa) allows precise web tension control.

Pneumatic Caliper Disc Brakes resist vibration.

Pneumatic Caliper Disc Brakes resist vibration.

Ogura Industrial Corp.    Somerset, NJ 08873
Mar 07, 2012 Spring-applied and pneumatically released, Models ANB-1100-CP and ANB-2300-CP provide 11,000 N and 23,000 N of clamping force, respectively. Actual torque applied to given application is function of diameter of disc, and disc for either brake would be supplied by customer. Any time pneumatic pressure is lost, brakes can come on and hold in emergency, making them suitable for wind turbines and railcar shuttle equipment.

Power-Off and Fail-Safe Holding Brakes suit Pittman® DC motors.

Power-Off and Fail-Safe Holding Brakes suit Pittman® DC motors.

AMETEK Technical & Industrial Products    Kent, OH 44240
Sep 26, 2011 Available for Pittman® brush-commutated and brushless DC motors, Power-Off and Fail-Safe Holding Brakes feature factory-set air gap, rigid molded friction disk, compression springs, and drive nuts with set screw. Power-off models suit parking brake applications with ability to decelerate and hold load in position when power is deactivated, while holding brakes promote fail-safe operation by requiring power for release. Depending on model, static holding torque from 1-3 lb-in. can be achieved.

Corrosion-Resistant Tension Brakes suit offshore deck environments.

Corrosion-Resistant Tension Brakes suit offshore deck environments.

Wichita Clutch Div. Warner Electric    South Beloit, IL 61080
Jul 08, 2011 Able to withstand sea spray and direct seawater splash prevalent in marine deck areas, AquaMaKKs LI-SSI Series provides accurate torque control for constant tensioning in heavy-duty, continuous slip tension applications. Each low inertia, air-cooled, spring-set, air tube release, high-torque brake utilizes basic brake housing but has special alloy stainless steel torque (center) plates and friction material. Standards sizes are 19, 25, and 36 in.

Centrifugal Brake helps control manual rolling shutter doors.

Centrifugal Brake helps control manual rolling shutter doors.

Ogura Industrial Corp.    Somerset, NJ 08873
Jul 05, 2011 Model CFB Centrifugal Brake can prevent doors from freefall condition that can cause personnel injury or property damage. In normal speed condition, springs hold back brake shoes and door can be raised or lowered normally. In over-speed condition, brake shoes are applied by centrifugal force, slowing door down. Brake does not require any external controls and/or power sources. Additional applications include conveyors, hose reels, wire unwinding, and over speed protection in windmills.

Linear Guides offer manual brake option.

Bishop-Wisecarver Corp.    Pittsburg, CA 94565 0209
Mar 18, 2011 Available for UtiliTrak Linear Guides, carriage brakes offer 2-component assembly solution for manually securing carriage to rail in confined spaces. Brake system is available in 4 sizes with anodized aluminum body for corrosion resistance. Components are positioned below carriage's payload mounting surface to minimize interference, and angular position of handle arm can be adjusted to any position without affecting brake engagement status or level of braking force.

Complete Brake Line Kits replace Fox body, SN95 Mustang parts.

Complete Brake Line Kits replace Fox body, SN95 Mustang parts.

CLASSIC TUBE    Lancaster, NY 14088
Mar 15, 2011 Pre-bent brake line kits for 1986-1993 Fox body and 1994-1998 SN95 Mustangs include everything needed for brake line replacement and come in stainless steel or OE steel, with gravel guard installed where required. Correct end fittings and flares are installed, and color-coded end fittings are available. CLASSIC TUBE pre-bent 5/16 in. fuel line, ¼ in. vapor line, and ¼ in. return lines are also available. There are 8 separate lines in 1986-1993 kit, all exact duplicates of originals.




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