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Shear Pin Device

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
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