Clutches

Ogura Clutches Available with Custom Shafts
Shafts (Shafting)

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.
Clutches

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
Miscellaneous Controls

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
Clutches

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
Clutches

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 Â-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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Clutches

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
Miscellaneous Controls

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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Clutches

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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Mini Clutches use curved armature springs.
Clutches

Mini Clutches use curved armature springs.

Available with or without ball bearings, Series MC5 incorporates zero backlash curved armature springs, which allow for force to be transmitted across arc of spring. Ball bearing units can operate up to 3,600 rpm, but higher speed modifications are possible. Available in 4.7 and 9 lb-in. torque options, clutches come standard with UL/CSA certified lead wires and are RoHS compliant.

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Safety Overload Couplings offer minimized response time.
Shaft Couplings

Safety Overload Couplings offer minimized response time.

Safety overload couplings feature minimal response times, resulting in nearly instant torque break, ensuring safety of personnel working on fitted machines. They are insensitive to thermal fluctuations and contact with any lubricants. Also, units include compensation of misalignments, high torsional stiffness without restoring forces, and backlash-free torque transmission. Version with spider...

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