Electric Clutches

DFE has partnered with Placid Industries to deliver high quality magnetic particle clutches perfect for use with our closed-loop tension controllers and load cells. In our experience, Placid Industries' clutches deliver some of the widest torque ranges available with ultra smooth engagement. These important characteristics make Placid Industries' clutches ideal for use in high-performance tension control systems.

Small Magnetic Particle Clutches

Operating range from 0.1 oz-inches to 130 lb-inches of torque.

Large Magnetic Particle Clutches

Operating range from 0.2 lb-ft to 300 lb-ft of torque.