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Mechanical Power Transmission -> Brakes & Brake Accessories -> Mechanical Brakes


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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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

Caliper Disc Brakes operate when hydraulic pressure is applied.

Caliper Disc Brakes operate when hydraulic pressure is applied.

Ogura Industrial Corp.    Somerset, NJ 08873
Dec 23, 2010 Using hydraulic pressure to change torque, Models HOB-360CP, HOB-1200CP, and HOB-2800CP provide max clamping force of 810, 2,700, and 6,300 lb, respectively. Multiple brake modules can be used as well as multiple brake discs. Featuring modular design that facilitates assembly and replacement, brakes are primarily designed for heavy-duty work in machining centers and machine tools.

Hybrid Caliper Brakes operate reliably in cold environments.

Hybrid Caliper Brakes operate reliably in cold environments.

Nexen Group, Inc.    Vadnais Heights, MN 55127
Nov 16, 2010 Spring-Engaged, Hydraulically Disengaged Caliper Brakes, intended for dynamic braking and static holding applications, are rated for operation as low as -30°F. Fixed-point pivots allow equal braking force applied to both sides of brake rotor, and various friction materials can be specified for application requirements. In addition to minimizing spring force losses, nested spring design offers ability to modify braking torque based application requirements.

High-Torque Electric Brake suits heavy industry equipment.

Rexnord Industries, LLC    Milwaukee, WI 53214
Oct 13, 2010 Fitting into drive system of any heavy industry equipment, Series 7EC Electric Caliper brake features torque capacity of 500-5,000 lb-ft and speed up to 10,000 sfpm. Spring-set/electrically-released brake is used for dynamic stopping, E-stop, and/or holding-only applications, and can be mounted directly to drive shaft, bolted to coupling hub, or directly to large motors. Electrical operation eliminates need for hydraulic or pneumatic components or systems.

Spring Applied Holding Brakes feature thin profile.

Spring Applied Holding Brakes feature thin profile.

Ogura Industrial Corp.    Somerset, NJ 08873
Sep 30, 2010 With advances in friction material, redesigned RNB Series maintains same torque rating while eliminating need for higher force springs and correspondingly higher wattage oil. On some models, outside diameter has been slightly reduced, but all have same through hole mounting dimensions, so brake models are interchangeable. Brakes are suited for servo motor and robotics industries, where size and weight are of concern.

Double Elevator Brake operates with small passenger elevators.

Double Elevator Brake operates with small passenger elevators.

Ogura Industrial Corp.    Somerset, NJ 08873
Aug 09, 2010 Designed to meet requirements in Japan, Europe, and other countries, Model RNB 1.8WB-01 consists of 2 identical brakes mounted on one adaptor flange. Brakes are holding only and operate simultaneously when required to come on. If one brake fails, second brake is capable of handling torque load required. Both are equipped with limit switches, which indicate when brake is engaged or disengaged.

Enclosed, Air-Engaged Clutch Brakes withstand washdown.

Enclosed, Air-Engaged Clutch Brakes withstand washdown.

Nexen Group, Inc.    Vadnais Heights, MN 55127
Apr 20, 2010 Suited for bakery and food processing industries, Flange Mounted Clutch Brakes Enclosed (FMCBE) models include IP54 version for waterproof machines and BISSC-certified version with optional Air Champ locking key. Nickel-plated housing and flanges resist corrosion and bacteria build-up, while stainless steel output shaft includes captive key and stainless steel fasteners. BISSC model handles up to 2 hp motors, and other nickel-plated sizes handle up to 10 hp motors.




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