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Composite Water Jackets

14 September 2015

Wichita Clutch Composite Jackets

Wichita Clutch Composite Jackets Save Precious Fresh Water On Offshore Oil & Gas Drilling Rigs

Offshore oil rigs often operate in harsh, isolated locations where fresh water supplies from shore or tankers can be very unreliable. The cost of fresh water on these rigs is very expensive. On-board fresh water storage capacity is typically only around a weeks supply.

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07 August 2014

Altra Wow Factor Transmission Product Group

Small Changes Help Achieve the Wow Factor in Power Transmission Components

Finding truly exciting product news in the industrial marketplace can be a challenge. Minor new cell phone features are trumpeted on the evening news in ways that seem to expect a collective “wow” from us all. Yet a wide variety of equally simple incremental improvements can go unrecognized. So it is across the product lines of the mechanical power transmission world where seemingly small changes are providing a positive impact for customers.

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09 May 2014

Offshore Platform Cable Reels

Wichita Clutch AquaMaKKs Water Cooled Brakes for Oil Platform Mooring Winches

Wichita Clutch shipped its first AquaMaKKs brakes with composite water jackets in late 2008 and early 2009 to provide heavy-duty tension control on new mooring winches being installed on retrofitted offshore oil platforms in the Gulf of Mexico.

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22 July 2013

Aquamakks and Jacket

Innovative New Products from Wichita Clutch Featured at OTC

Wichita Clutch, Wichita Falls, Texas, has developed new corrosion-resistant, lightweight engineered composite water jackets designed as drop-in replacements for cast iron jackets in WCB compatible brakes.

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30 September 2011

Aquamakks Interchange Brochure

NEW AquaMaKKs Water Cooled Clutches and Brakes Interchange Brochure Available

Wichita Clutch would like to announce the availability of the AquaMaKKs Water Cooled Clutches and Brakes Interchange brochure (P-7048) on the Literature Portal. You can download it in PDF format or request a print version in the mail.

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