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June 13-15, 2017
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June 20-22, 2017
Stage/Set/Scenery 2017
Berlin, Germany

June 20-23, 2017
Brasil Offshore 2017
Macaé, Rio de Janeiro - Brazil

AirMakks SSB Brakes

18 May 2017

Cement Plant Quarry Conveyor

Wichita AirMaKKs Brake for Cement Plant Quarry Conveyor

Wichita Clutch provided an AirMaKKs brake for use on a conveyor that transports crushed limestone at a cement plant in Columbia, South America. The 150m long decline belt conveyor moves 879 metric tons/hour at 1.5 m/sec.

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11 May 2015

Growing Tend Clutches and Brakes

Growing Trend: More Application-Specific Clutches and Brakes

Leading industry experts were asked about the growing trend for application-specific clutches and brakes and other trends spurring clutch/brake innovation. Find out how they responded.

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09 September 2013

Wichita AirMaKKs SSB

New Wichita Clutch AirMaKKs SSB Brakes Introduced for Offshore and Mining Applications

Wichita Clutch, Wichita Falls, Texas, has recently added the air cooled, spring-set, air released AirMaKKs SSB high torque brakes to its AquaMaKKs family of clutches and brakes. The AirMaKKs SSB is designed to provide low speed braking assistance in applications including conveyors, cranes and drawworks where they serve as a main brake that provides both parking and E-stop braking functions.

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22 July 2013

Aquamakks and Jacket

Innovative New Products from Wichita Clutch Featured at OTC

Wichita Clutch, Wichita Falls, Texas, has developed new corrosion-resistant, lightweight engineered composite water jackets designed as drop-in replacements for cast iron jackets in WCB compatible brakes.

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