Custom Clutches


From slight modifications of our catalog models to completely clean sheet creations, Mach III specializes in creating custom clutch designs. Through collaboration with our engineers, clients receive precise solutions for their new machine design or retrofit application. Below are examples of some of the custom friction clutches Mach III has manufactured.

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Custom Design Solutions

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 Applied ByFunctionTorque Capacity (Lb-In)Bore SizeSpecial FeaturesDetail SheetRequest 3D CAD Model

Air

Connect, Disconnect

3319

1.250 in

Triple disc clutch delivers higher torque capacity than the catalog double disc model while maintaining a 4.0 Inch diameter pilot. Product Number C5A3R-005.

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Air

Connect, Disconnect

555

1.000 in

Clutch design includes an integral spool which winds a cloth strap when engaged that pulls a 1,000 pound object. Product Number C3L2R-003.

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Air

Connect, Disconnect

615

1.500 in

Developed for use in an automatic car wash. Sealed aluminum housing prevents water contamination. Flange output connects to brush. Product Number 4294.

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Air

Connect, Disconnect

1110

0.875 in

Specially designed sleeve provides customer specified axial placement of the 40A36 sprocket in relation to a shoulder on their shaft. Product Number 4053-O.

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Air

Connect, Disconnect

3,121

40 mm

This clutch mechanism has a custom adapter designed to attach to an existing flywheel on a four-slide machine. Product Number M5R3R-001.

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Air

Connect, Disconnect

2587

1.375 in

Special elongated pilot supports a user-supplied Brecoflex T10-40 tooth pulley, preventing an overhung load. Product Number C5E2R-001.

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Air

Connect, Disconnect

1317

1.125 in

Clutch is shielded from particulate contamination by an integral cover. Includes a 38 degree, A groove pulley. Product Number C4D2R-009.

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Air

Connect, Disconnect

42407

2.750 in

Heavy duty, quadruple disc, high torque capacity clutch with female pilot. Product Number CBA4K-002.

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Air

Connect, Disconnect

3320

1.438 in

Similar to the C5A2K-STH catalog model clutch, but with a customized pilot to accommodate a 50A28 sprocket. (The minimum 50 chain sprocket that fits on the catalog model is a 50A29.) Product Number C5A2K-003.

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Air

Connect, Disconnect

1121

1.250 in

Assembly includes air applied clutch, 1.250 Inch diameter shaft which extends 10.59 Inches from the clutch and a pilot mounted coupling with 1.250 Inch bore. Product Number C5A1R-002 and COUPL-042.

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Air

Connect, Disconnect

573

32 mm

Custom C-Face clutch with 0.875 Inch input bore and 32 mm output bore. Product Number C3C2R-002.

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Air

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555

1.500 in

Made to replace a 858-3M Conway clutch. Includes a coupling and sleeve bearing to assist with shaft alignment. Product Number M3G2R-002.

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Air

Overload Protection

4,000

1.500 in

Air engaged clutch used as a torque limiting device in a wine packaging application, allows slip torque to be varied with air pressure. Includes Pilot Mounted 80A21 Sprocket. Product Number C6D1N-001.

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Air

Connect, Disconnect

4863

1.438 in

Developed for use on a conveyor carrying glass sheets into tempering ovens. Enclosed housing prevents particulate contamination. Pilot accepts either a single or double sprocket. Product Number 5144.

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Air

Connect, Disconnect

3742

1.625 in

Heavy duty clutch with integral 5.30 Inch diameter, (4) 3V groove pulley. Product Number C6D2K-001.

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Air

Connect, Disconnect

1825

1.500 in

Ultra compact design for a riffle drilled shaft. Developed to fit narrow available space in a coil winding machine. 35A60 pilot mounted sprocket. Product Number 5107.

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Spring

Connect, Disconnect

4723

1.375 in

Spring applied elastomeric coupling clutch connects and disconnects a linear actuator from a gearbox so that an overhead door can be opened during a power failure. Product Number E6H2K-001.

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Air

Connect, Disconnect

915

0.875 in

Used on an industrial parts washer, this covered clutch includes 40 chain, 30 tooth pilot mounted sprocket, a rotary air union and a shrink-disc shaft lock device. Product Number C5D1R-001.

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Air

Connect, Disconnect

7405

2.000 in

Heavy duty clutch with special, elongated pilot to accept a wide, bolt-on pulley. Product Number C6D3K-006.

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Air

Connect, Disconnect

3175

1.000 in

Compact, high torque capacity clutch ideal for use in low air pressure environments. Includes a 34 degree, B groove pulley. Product Number C4D4R-001.

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Air

Connect, Disconnect

2,587

1.250 in

Replacement for a no-longer-manufactured Conway 858-5 clutch. Includes a 32 tooth steel 10 DP 20 degree PA 3.200 inch pitch diameter spur gear. Product Number M5R2R-001.

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Air

Tension Control

222

0.875 in

Developed for a unique rewind application. Provides 30% more heat dissipation than the catalog model 58PI. Product Number 58PI-0021.

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Air

Connect, Disconnect

7083

1.438 in

Used on low pressure accumulating conveyors. Includes integral double-single 60A21 sprocket. Product Number 5004.

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Air

Connect, Disconnect

1764

1.250 in

Used on an accumulating conveyor. Includes an integral double single 60A21 sprocket. Product Number C4D2R-004.

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Air

Connect, Disconnect

7405

2.125 in

Heavy duty clutch with integral 8.0 Inch diameter, (6) 38 degree 5V groove pulley. Product Number C6D3K-003.

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Air

Connect, Disconnect

3175

1.000 in

Used on low pressure accumulating conveyors. Includes integral double-single 50A20 sprocket. Product Number 4003.

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Air

Connect, Disconnect

1317

1.188 in

Used on an accumulating conveyor. Includes an integral double single 60A19 sprocket. Product Number C4D2R-002.

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Air

Connect, Disconnect

4,863

1.438 in

Covered, heavy duty clutch with elastomeric coupling. Used in glass tempering machinery. Product Number 5143.

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Air

Connect, Disconnect

4980

1.500 in

Heavy duty clutch with aluminum housing, sealed for use in a wash down environment. Spider coupling adapter mates to a Lovejoy L150. Product Number C5A3K-001.

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Spring

Holding, Failsafe

278

0.625 in

Spring engaged clutch with 0.625 Inch Input Bore with Clamp Collar. 14mm Output Shaft. Product Number E2C4R-002.

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Air

Connect, Disconnect

4863

1.438 in

Developed for use on glass tempering machinery. Enclosed housing prevents particulate contamination. Pilot includes a D50B31 double sprocket. Product Number 5144-D50B31.

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Air

Connect, Disconnect

963

0.750 in

Used on low pressure accumulating conveyors. Includes integral double-single 40A20 sprocket. Product Number 3009.

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Air

Connect, Disconnect

534

20 mm

Developed for use on a laminator, has low coefficient friction linings to allow slip. Triple disc design provides required torque capacity. Includes metric 06B27 sprocket. Product Number C3D3R-002.

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Air

Connect, Disconnect

3320

1.500 in

Heavy duty clutch with E40B36 triple strand sprocket. Product Number C5A2K-002.

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