Mini Electromagnetic Clutches incorporate ball bearings.

Press Release Summary:

Designed with 2 ball bearings underneath field assembly, MC Clutches operate at 3,600 rpm. Zero backlash, single spring armature design prevents armature rattle, allowing quiet operation. Available with torque ratings of 4.5 and 9 lb-in., both clutches are RoHS-compliant and conform to UL/CSA requirement for lead wires.

Original Press Release:

New Ball Bearing Mini Clutches from Ogura

Ogura has modified the MC electromagnetic clutch line to incorporate ball bearings. Previous designs had bushings which had limitations of 600 RPM. The new clutches have two ball bearings underneath the field assembly allowing the clutch to comfortably operate at 3,600 RPM.

The zero back lash single spring armature design prevents any chance of armature rattle allowing for a quiet operation. The clutches are available in a 4.5 in. lb and 9 in. lb torque rating. Both clutches are RoHS compliant and conform to UL/CSA requirements for the lead wires.

Theses clutches are only a small part of over 3,000 different clutch models that Ogura has available. If this clutch does not meet your needs please contact us at 732-271-7361 and we will assist you in finding one that does or if you prefer please visit our website at for immediate information. Ogura Industrial Corporation, Somerset, NJ

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