UpComing Tradeshows

February 07-09, 2017
West Pack Expo 2017
Anaheim, CA

February 08-10, 2017
INDUMATION 2017
Harelbeke, Belgium

February 19-22, 2017
SME 2017
Denver, CO

RDBK Releasable Backstop

11 May 2015

Growing Tend Clutches and Brakes

Growing Trend: More Application-Specific Clutches and Brakes

Leading industry experts were asked about the growing trend for application-specific clutches and brakes and other trends spurring clutch/brake innovation. Find out how they responded.

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09 June 2014

Incline Coal Mine Conveyors

Stieber RDBK Backstops for Inclined Coal Mine Conveyors

A major gearbox OEM needed a compact, load-sharing, releasable backstop solution for use on a new incline conveyor system at a coal mine in Pennsylvania. Unlike other backstop designs that offer limited reverse rotation after being engaged, the new solution needed to allow for a controlled release under load and be able to rotate backwards for maintenance and clearing work.

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19 August 2013

Stieber Bauer Control Release

Live demo shows controlled release of 5,000Nm load using Stieber backstop and Bauer gearmotor

Having recently launched its new RDBK releasable backstop, Stieber Clutch has demonstrated its unique performance by developing an impressive test rig in partnership with Bauer Gear Motor.
This latest generation of Stieber backstop features a compact design with increased torque capacity compared to conventional designs. The RDBK allows for a full mechanical release, plus, In the event of a blockage, belt jam or overload, a controlled release when under load.

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01 April 2013

Stieber RDBK

Stieber introduces compact releasable backstops with industry leading reverse rotational capability on controlled release

Stieber Clutch will be launching its new RDBK load sharing, high speed, releasable backstop at this year’s Hannover Messe. The product features a compact design with increased torque capacity compared to conventional designs, which helps avoid the over specification of gearboxes to meet large outside diameter requirements of some backstops.

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