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Clutches and Brakes

CENTRIFUGAL CLUTCHES: APPLICATIONS AND SELECTION

SYNOPSIS: Centrifugal clutches provide a simple, mechanical solution for applications needing a soft engagement of high inertia loads. Our goal for this webinar will be to review common applications for Centrifugal clutches and the data needed for their proper selection.

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FACTORS TO CONSIDER WHEN SELECTING OVERRUNNING CLUTCHES

SYNOPSIS: Altra Industrial Motion offers a wide range of Overrunning clutch solutions. Our goal for this webinar is to provide guidance as to why you might select one over others.

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ALTRA INDUSTRIAL OVERLOAD CLUTCH APPLICATION REVIEW

SYNOPSIS:Bibby and Boston Gear Centric Overload Clutches can be a powerful tool to address customer needs by improving productive uptime and throughput by using overload clutches to protect product, process and profits.

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LOAD HOLDING BRAKE SOLUTIONS: SMALL TO MODERATE SIZES

SYNOPSIS: A wide variety of applications include functions that need to be held safely and securely in place when power is shut off or if power fails. Altra provides a very wide range of solutions to meet these application needs. In this session, we will focus on applications and product solutions with capabilities from 1 inch pound to 400 foot pounds of torque. Product solutions from Formsprag, Inertia Dynamics, Marland, Matrix, Stieber and Warner Electric will be reviewed.

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LOAD HOLDING BRAKE SOLUTIONS: HIGH CAPACITY SYSTEMS

SYNOPSIS: A wide variety of applications include functions that need to be held safely and securely in place when power is shut off or if power fails. Many of these applications exist where large capacity systems are in operation. Altra provides a very wide range of solutions to meet these high capacity ranges up to and exceeding 2 million foot pounds of capacity. Product solutions from Formsprag, Marland, Svendborg, Twiflex, Warner Electric and Wichita Clutch will be reviewed.

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FACTORS TO CONSIDER WHEN SELECTING A FRICTION TYPE CLUTCH, BRAKE OR CLUTCH/BRAKE

SYNOPSIS: Clutches and brakes are an excellent means for starting or stopping loads on demand. There are a wide array of possible mounting and actuation methods for designers to consider. This session will provide an overview of the common options and factors to consider that can provide a designer with best possible choices for the application at hand.

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ALTRA INDUSTRIAL MOTION | BEYOND ELECTRO-MAGNETIC FRICTION FACES

SYNOPSIS: A review of tooth and multiple disk clutch solutions. The tooth and Multiple Disc Clutches, made by Warner Electric’s European facility, provides tools beyond the traditional flat friction face designs. We will review these tools, where to find data on them and some application opportunities for them.

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MATRIX INTERNATIONAL 1 CD CALIPER BRAKE: A VERY FLEXIBLE BRAKE SOLUTION

SYNOPSIS: The 1 CD brake from Matrix is a spring set electrically released caliper brake. Use of a caliper provides added freedom in finding a mounted location for brake retro-fits. This session will review the nature and the selection process for these brakes.

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