Clutches

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

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

Able to be operated as clutch only or clutch brakeÂ- to accommodate varying applications, Size 30 PosidyneÂ-® dynamically accelerates or decelerates high-inertia loads without wear on friction discs.Â- Product functions without requiring any regular maintenance intervention during its 40,000,00-cycle design life, while Oil Shear TechnologyÂ- lends toÂ- smooth and quiet...

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Large Torque Limiters handle torque up to 50,000 Nm.

Large Torque Limiters handle torque up to 50,000 Nm.

Available in models capable of handling up to 37,000 foot-pounds (50,000 Nm) of torque, Torque Limiters protect drive trains, gearboxes, and generators from excessive peak loads, minimize risk of breakdowns, and help extend system life. Features include factory preset torque and max bore sizes up to 5Â-½ in. or 140 mm with or without keyway. Operational from -40 to +80Â-

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Ratchet Clutches Provide Versatile, Four-Way Motion Control

Ratchet Clutches Provide Versatile, Four-Way Motion Control

Worcester, MA - Ratchet clutches from Lowell Corporation offer users several options in controlling motion: one-way left, one-way right, freewheeling, and fully locked. Among the applications for Lowell ratchet clutches are manual backstopping for conveyor belts, overrunning capabilities for dual motor set-ups, and indexing for machinery. Each standard Lowell clutch body contains only a gear, two...

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Safety Clutch features integrated signal transmitter.

Safety Clutch features integrated signal transmitter.

Adjusted in factory for proper operation, EASÂ-®-Sensor Safety Clutch features integrated limit switch that detects disengagement motion of clutch in case of overload and transmits signal wirelessly to base station connected to machine controller. Transmitter of unit, including power supply, is entirely contained in torque adjustment nut, and reports operating state of clutch at regular...

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Gates Draftguard(TM) Anti-Rotation Device Named Finalist in 2010 'Golden Mousetrap' Competition

Gates Draftguard(TM) Anti-Rotation Device Named Finalist in 2010 'Golden Mousetrap' Competition

Denver, CO - Gates Draftguard(TM) anti-rotation device was among the best products of 2010 according to Design News magazine, which named the new product as a finalist in their annual Golden Mousetrap competition. According to Jennifer Roy, Manager Editor, Design News congratulates the winners and finalists of the 2010 Golden Mousetrap Awards for the great work they've done to develop new and...

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Electric Clutches Reduce Energy and Increase Pump Life

Electric Clutches Reduce Energy and Increase Pump Life

Ogura's electromagnetic clutches are designed to provide a quick engagement and disengagement of hydraulic and other pumps used on gas and diesel engines. Clutches are mounted between the engine and the pump and are made for either a belt input or direct drive via a universal joint flange. Clutches are available in 200, 400, 1,000 and 1,500 lb-ft. All clutches use a bidirectional armature so they...

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Electric Clutches Improve Safety and Efficiency

Ogura general purpose clutches are being used more frequently on a variety of mobile and light construction equipment. Clutches are available in 3 torque ranges of 100 lb-ft, 250 lb-ft, and 350 lb-ft. Clutches are made to mount on standard engine shafts of 1 , 1 1/8 , 1 Â-¼ and 1 7/16 and are normally suited for engines from 14hp to 35hp and speeds up to 4,000RPM. Electric clutches are...

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Servo Couplings suit precision positioning applications.

Servo Couplings suit precision positioning applications.

Handling bore diameters from 0.875-1.378 in. and operating torque from 3,937-9,843 in. lb, ServoClassÂ-® couplings provide high torsional stiffness, zero-backlash, and low hysteresis. Made from RoHS compliant materials, couplings are lightweight and feature 304 stainless steel disc packs and 7075-T6 aluminum hubs and center members. Units are available in single and double flex models in inch...

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Autodisconnect Clutches require no external actuation.

Autodisconnect Clutches require no external actuation.

AD-Series Tiny-ClutchÂ-® purely mechanical automatically disconnecting clutch, available for loads up to 100 in./lb and with bores up to Â-½ in., suits applications such as coil/spool winding, film drives, or any similar application requiring automatically free wheeling clutch. When Torque is applied to input hub, clutch engages, and output sleeve is driven one way. When torque is removed...

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Automotive Technologies for Sustainable Development: Schaeffler Group Presents More Than 20 Innovations for Emission Control and Fuel Economy at the 2008 North American International Auto Show

DETROIT, Jan. 13 -- The Schaeffler Group, a leading manufacturer of rolling bearings, engine and transmissions systems for the automotive industry, has gone on the innovation offensive in order to support sustainable development with more than 20 innovations for the drive train. As a system and engineering partner to the automotive industry, we are in a position to offer a wide range of product...

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