WHAT ARE THE KEY CRITERIA WHEN SELECTING AND DESIGNING A CENTRIFUGAL CLUTCH / BRAKE: : 23rd August, 2017

Performance data:
- The power which needs to be transmitted (KW)
- Engagement speed [rpm]
- Operating speed [rpm]
- The max. allowable size – by knowing the max. size and power, the most suitable clutch model can be chosen, as all models do have a different performance factor.
Additional required information for centrifugal brakes:
- Load in kg
- Max. braking time and braking frequency
Design and dimensions:
Input designs:
- Shaft diameter
Output designs:
There are different output designs possible. So, we need to know if you use
- Only core version
- Flex coupling
- Belt pulley design
- Ball bearings or not