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Torque Limiter

Torque Limiters Explained

Torque limiters are required to protect loads or the equipment itself from the damage caused by excessive torque during a mechanical overload. Sometimes referred to as ‘overload clutches’, they are devices that shut down a machine in order to dissipate the rotational energy being generated by the machine’s operations. Machinery systems that operate at relatively …

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