Machine Design

Hollow-shaft clutches and brakes

Magnetic-particle clutches and brakes offer precise tension and torque control for winding and load-simulation applications. The hollow-shaft style features easy mounting, and quiet and smooth slip torque that is varied by dc electrical current. The brakes and clutches are rated from 1 to15 lbin. up to 65 lb-ft and 800 W heat dissipation. Solid shaft units are rated up to 300 lb-ft torque and 1,900 W.

Placid Industries Inc.
139 Mill Pond Dr.
Lake Placid, NY 12946
(518) 523- 2422
www.placidindustries.com

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