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AquaMakks Water Cooled Clutches & Brakes

11 Декабрь 2014

Keeping their cool - Marine clutches and brakes

The marine environment is extremely harsh and delivering equipment capable of performing reliably and efficiently requires expert design engineers combined with advanced materials technology. Neil Wright, Managing Director of Wichita Clutch, assesses the requirements of modern marine clutches and brakes, which play such a crucial role in a variety of applications.

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09 Май 2014

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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08 Декабрь 2011

Wichita Clutch Dual Actuator AquaMaKKs Brake for Drilling Rig Drawworks

A major drawworks manufacturer asked Wichita to provide a simplified, cost-effective dual-function braking solution for use on land-based drilling rigs. In response, Wichita supplied an AquaMaKKs™ water-cooled brake featuring a dual-action assembly

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30 Сентябрь 2011

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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19 Январь 2011

AquaMakks Clutches & Brakes Stop Corrosion, With New Composite Water Jackets That Allow Cooling With Salt Water

A new design of composite water jacket that enables seawater to be used to cool tensioning brakes has enabled Wichita Clutch, an Altra Industrial Motion company, to revolutionise the operation of marine-duty water cooled clutches and brakes used for tensioning on offshore oil and gas platforms and in other heavy-duty applications.

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