Shear Pin Device
Ameridrives Power Transmission and Ameridrives Couplings shear pin devices are preset to release at a specified torque value in order to protect drive systems from expensive damage and lost production. Units have been successfully utilized in a wide variety of different industries where, subject to space availability, the release torque capacity is virtually unlimited. Altra overload devices can save you money – their initial cost is frequently more than covered by the saving in downtime... even on the first overload.
- Overload protection
- Replaceable torque limiting shear pins
- Pins are preset to desired torque limit
- Pin count based on torque requirements