This free guide extending to 7 pages and 1400 words gives the low-down on electromagnetic clutches and brakes. These energise-to-engage units are mostly standardised across Europe over a torque range 3 to 500Nm. They are used to connect, disconnect, stop and hold for a wide range of industrial machinery.
The guide describes available models and how they work, selection, mounting and their use.
INTORQ based in Aerzen, Germany, are a leading company worldwide in the design and manufacture of electromagnetic clutches & brakes. These models originate from Simplatroll branded designs and they were also sold as Lenze clutches and brakes.
These electromagnetic clutches and brakes, also known as pole face are available for rated torques from 7.5 to 480Nm. Usually the operating voltage is 24V dc. Shaft sizes range from 10 to 80mm.