Clutches

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, ServoClass-® 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 and...

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Autodisconnect Clutches require no external actuation.

Autodisconnect Clutches require no external actuation.

AD-Series Tiny-Clutch-® purely mechanical automatically disconnecting clutch, available for loads up to 100 in./lb and with bores up to -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 from...

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Ogura Clutches Available with Custom Shafts

Ogura Clutches Available with Custom Shafts

The MC style electromagnetic clutches from Ogura Industrial Corp. are available with custom shafts to meet your application requirements. Shafts are normally provided in 400 series stainless but other materials are available. The MC series clutches on these shafts are typically ball bearing mounted for both the field assembly and the timing pulley input providing long life. Various input timing...

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Pneumatic Torque Limiters provide overload protection.

Pneumatic Torque Limiters provide overload protection.

Using ball/detent interface and proximity sensor, single-position TL Series immediately disengages machine shaft when excessive torque or machine jam occurs, protecting downstream equipment and product from damage. By utilizing pneumatic actuation, units facilitate remote trip-out torque adjustment via air regulator, allowing overload protection while machine is in use. Limiters are available in...

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Custom Motion Control Devices from Lowell Provide Reliable and Cost-Effective Design Solutions

Custom Motion Control Devices from Lowell Provide Reliable and Cost-Effective Design Solutions

WORCESTER, MA September 14, 2009 . . . Lowell Corporation has recently expanded its capabilities for designing custom motion control components. Using the company's proven ratchet technology, Lowell can provide custom solutions for a variety of industrial, utility, and military applications that require easy and reliable mechanical adjustments. Typical applications include paper and metal...

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Electromagnetic Jack Shaft Clutch

Electromagnetic Jack Shaft Clutch

The model AMC10 from Ogura Industrial Corp. is an electromagnetic clutch that has been developed for an end of shaft connection. The clutch was developed to allow a high speed retrofit package for older printing machines allowing the use of the higher speed components without modifying the bearing support for the original print roll shafts. The clutch incorporates a shaft supported by two ball...

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Electric Clutches for Gas and Diesel Engines

Electric Clutches for Gas and Diesel Engines

Ogura electromagnetic clutches can handle the torque and speed requirements of most small to midsize gas and diesel engines up to around 40hp. Clutches can handle engine shaft sizes 1 , 1 1/8 , 1 -¼ and 1 7/16 . Since clutches are made to mount right onto an engine shaft they can take the vibration and temperature from small gas or diesel engines. Clutches can then either drive customer's...

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Slip Clutch provides wind turbine generator protection.

By positioning slip unit to middle section of shaft, CENTA Torque Set eliminates variations in slip torque caused by manufacturing tolerances at generator shaft. Max torque is set on certified test bench according to manufacturer's requirements, eliminating need for on-site adjustments. Slip system allows for more than 200 slip processes without major impact on slip torque setting. Depending on...

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OPC Magnetic Particle Clutch - Magnetic Particle Clutches Provide Accurate Torque

OPC Magnetic Particle Clutch - Magnetic Particle Clutches Provide Accurate Torque

Ogura's line of small magnetic particle clutches provides accurate torque control through providing five different model clutches that have an overall torque range from .1 - 71 in. lbs. All five models come with a built in flange for easy mounting and have built in support bearings with good side load capability for both the input and output sections of the clutch. Because of their precise...

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Capping Clutches From Warner Electric Improve Quality And Increase Productivity

The Problem One of the most common consumer complaints in the beverage industry has been: I can't get the cap off . Putting the cap onto a bottle of soda (or water, or juice) is a balancing act. The cap must be on tight enough to keep in carbonation and keep out bacteria. It must also be not so tight that the consumer can not get the bottle open. The Solution The Warner Electric Capping Clutch is...

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