Spring Engaged Brakes

Function: Holding, Failsafe (Non-Cycling Applications)
Drive Arrangement: Machine Frame or Bracket to Shaft

  • Spring pressure compresses drive and friction discs to produce a fixed amount of torque.
  • Air pressure is applied to disengage the brake.
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Spring Engaged Brakes – NEMA Frame

Function: Holding, Failsafe (Non-Cycling Applications)
Drive Arrangement: Motor to Gear Reducer (Gear Box)

  • Spring pressure compresses drive and friction discs to produce a fixed amount of torque.
  • Air pressure is applied to disengage the brake.
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Air Engaged Brakes

Function: Stopping, Holding (Cycling Applications)
Drive Arrangement: Machine Frame or Bracket to Shaft

  • Applying air pressure compresses drive and friction discs to produce torque.
  • Torque is proportional to the air pressure applied.
  • Separator springs assure full brake release when air pressure is absent.
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