One-Way Clutches feature ball bearings on both ends.

Press Release Summary:

Available in 11 sizes ranging from 10-42 mm in diameter by 15-30 mm long, BHFL One-Way Clutches support torques from 1.76-121 Nm. Designed to operate on end of shaft, units feature ball bearings on both ends to provide support for radial loads. Clutches allow free spinning in one direction, while locking in other direction to prevent reverse rotation. Providing smooth, frictionless operation, clutches are used in assembly of products, machinery, and other motor-driven devices.

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Misumi Introduces New Line of One-Way Clutches

Compact yet rugged, MISUMI One-Way Clutches feature ball bearings on both ends to provide support for radial loads, while preventing reverse rotation.

(Schaumburg, IL) - MISUMI USA, Inc., a subsidiary of MISUMI Corporation, part of MISUMI Group, Inc. (Tokyo:9962) and a leading provider of fixed and configurable mechanical components for machine building and factory automation systems, will introduce an all-new line of One-Way Clutches at the ATX West Show, to be held at the Anaheim Convention Center, Anaheim, CA in February 2011.

Designed to operate on the end of a shaft, the new One-Way Clutch bearings feature ball bearings at both ends of the clutch to provide support for radial loads. The clutch allows free spinning in one direction, while locking in the other direction to prevent reverse rotation. Compact and lightweight, MISUMI's One-Way Clutches are easy to install and their ball bearing design provides smooth, frictionless operation.

One-Way Clutches are commonly used in the assembly of products, machinery and other motor-driven devices across a host of industries, including: agricultural, automotive, consumer, gearbox, general industrial, medical device, office equipment, printing and packaging.

Designated as MISUMI Product BHFL, the One-Way Clutches are available in 11 different sizes ranging from 10mm D/15mmL to 42mmD/30mmL. Allowable torque ranges from 1.76Nm to 121Nm. Selection will depend on each user's application requirements. Shipping time is three (3) days.

Complete technical information, specifications, pricing and ordering information on MISUMI's new One-Way Clutches, as well as its comprehensive portfolio of Ball Bearings and Ball Bearings with Housings, are provided in the 2011 Metric Catalog, and can also be found at

About MISUMI USA, Inc.

Located in Schaumburg, Illinois, MISUMI USA, Inc. was established in 1988 as a Subsidiary of MISUMI Corporation, a part of the MISUMI Group (TOKYO:9962). MISUMI USA, Inc. is a leading supplier of fixed and configurable components such as leader pins, single-axis actuators, linear shafts, slotted keys, aluminum extrusions, parting locks, linear guides, XY stages and other components for factory automation, plastic mold and press die industries. For a complete list of available components, please visit

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