Clutches

Compensating Clutch eliminates CNC turning center misalignment.
Clutches

Compensating Clutch eliminates CNC turning center misalignment.

PRECI-FLEX®Â- lets Nakamura CNC turning centers float away misalignment between turret drive motors and toolholders, promoting smooth operation, surface finish quality, and tool life. While resulting precise alignment reduces vibration and tool chatter, other benefits include elimination of wear to turret drive motor connections and elimination of backlash as...

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New Ogura Magnetic Particle Clutches Have Improved Performance
Clutches

New Ogura Magnetic Particle Clutches Have Improved Performance

Two of the most popular magnetic particle clutches from Ogura have been redesigned to improve performance for a variety of tension and torque control applications.Â-  The clutch now has a faster response because of a new optimized internal flux path design.  In addition, this new, more efficient flux path allows for the clutch to use a smaller coil.  The new coil is about...

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Disc Springs Application: Heavy Duty Right Angle Drill
Machining Heads

Disc Springs Application: Heavy Duty Right Angle Drill

DEWALT, a subsidiary of Stanley Black and Decker, is a brand with a reputation for providing high quality professional power tools, contractor tools and accessories. DEWALT's lead design engineer for drills was tasked with designing a high power right angle drill that is lightweight, compact, and portable. As is common with hand power tools, the goal with the design was to maximize performance...

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

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 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...

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Clutches

Waterproof Overload Protection

Due to increasing demand in the area of corrosion-protected torque limiting clutches for higher power ranges, mayr® power transmission have expanded the proven EAS®-HTL series by one construction size, thereby doubling the torque range of these housed clutches from 1,200 Nm to 2,400 Nm. Corrosion-protected torque limiting clutches for protection against damage caused by overload have...

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Clutches

Reduced Torque Clutches, Brakes enhance narrow web converters.

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...

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

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 +80°C,...

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Belt, Rope, and Chain Drives

Speed up your Design Process

Electric toothed belt axis for a faster design process The electric toothed belt axis ELGA-TB-G from Festo enables design engineers to dispense with time-consuming in-house solutions and concentrate fully on their core activities. This speeds up the design process, and saves time and money. HAUPPAUGE, NY - The electric toothed belt axis ELGA-TB-G is the ideal solution for applications where loads...

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Clutch / Friction Plates

BorgWarner Supplies Transmission Components for Hyundai's New 8-Speed Automatic Transmission

AUBURN HILLS, Mich., -- BorgWarner supplies transmission components, including friction plates and roller one-way clutches, for Hyundai's new 8-speed automatic rear-wheel drive transmission. Designed and assembled by Hyundai POWERTECH, the company's performance and R&D group, the new high-performance transmission features a multi-step design with a wide gear span. The transmission will drive the...

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Locon Sensors Withstand Extreme Temperatures
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Locon Sensors Withstand Extreme Temperatures

Locon Sensor Systems offer robust sensor solutions for even the most severe environmental conditions. Their line of high-temp inductive sensors and their cylindrical photoelectric series can operate in temperatures up to 250 degrees Celsius. See our video to learn more.

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