Torque Limiters

Cross Morse Torque Limiter is a protective device that limits torque transmitted in a drive system by slipping when a preset value is exceeded as a result of shock load, overload or machine jam. It automatically re-engages, when the overload is removed, no setting being required, Torque is transmitted by spring loaded friction faces, the value being preset by adjustment of the spring force by simple setting of the adjustment nuts and bolts. The Torque Limiter is suitable to use with sprockets, gears, pulleys or a flange plate as the centre member clamped between the friction facings.

Sprockets Australia stocks a good variety of Cross Morse Torque Limiters and Torque Limiting Couplings are also available. Full technical specifications here. 

Cross Morse also offer an extensive range of Freewheel Clutches: Sprag, roller ramp, contact free element clutches, to provide the designer with a wide selection of options for uni-directional drive as well as overload protection clutches and couplings providing various levels of protection for all your requirements.

For advice and assistance please call us on (03) 9687 8177 or click here to email us.

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