friction clutch


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friction clutch

n.
A mechanical clutch that transmits torque through surface friction between the faces of the clutch.

friction clutch

n
(Mechanical Engineering) a mechanical clutch in which the drive is transmitted by the friction between surfaces, lined with cork, asbestos, or other fibrous materials, attached to the driving and driven shafts
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.friction clutch - a clutch in which one part turns the other by the friction between themfriction clutch - a clutch in which one part turns the other by the friction between them
clutch - a coupling that connects or disconnects driving and driven parts of a driving mechanism; "this year's model has an improved clutch"
cone clutch, cone friction clutch - a friction clutch in which the frictional surfaces are cone-shaped
disk clutch - a friction clutch in which the frictional surfaces are disks
slip clutch, slip friction clutch - a friction clutch that will slip when the torque is too great
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Tenders are invited for Supply of Seal Ring, Plate friction Clutch, Plate pressure clutch, O Ring, Gasket valve block, Element transmission filter
Estimation of the Clutch Characteristic Map for an Automated Wet Friction Clutch Transmission," SAE Technical Paper 2016-01-1113, 2016, doi:10.
Some parts had to be made from scratch and then custom-fit, like the bearings on the friction clutch.
Parallel Gear Transmissions (PGTs) solve the ride comfort problem of AMTs by adding a friction clutch, enabling parallel torque transfer through the highest gear [25, 28].
Unlike hydraulics, the AMT system uses a friction clutch.
Fujii, "Prediction of torque response during the engagement of wet friction clutch," SAE Technical Paper 981097, 1998.
5-, 1-and 2-ton capacities, the hoist's chain guide provides quiet and smooth chain movement in standard (inverted) or reversible configurations, upper and lower paddle limit switches for maximum travel and a carbon friction clutch for consistent performance.
It would also bring know-how in the electro-magnetic and friction clutch technologies fields.
Also in the researched synchronous generator with permanent magnets (SGPM) there is used a lever actuated friction clutch.
Other features include Weston-style and regenerative load brakes, a friction clutch for over-winding protection, nickel-plated, heat treated load chain and a standard upper limit switch.
We tried swapping in our regular friction clutch to make another run, but it just wasn't happening.
The friction clutch is a ratchet clutch that can slip many times without losing torque.