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Torque Limiter

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A torque limiter is a mechanical device that isolates the driving from the driven elements to protect mechanical equipment from damage due to overload. The torque limiter limits the torque applied either through slippage or by uncoupling the load entirely. Torque overloads are commonly caused by material jams or operator error and can cause costly downtime in high automation environments.

Torque Limiter Manufacturers

  • Zero-Max is a manufacturer of torque limiters and other overload safety devices. Zero-Max torque limiters are tamper-proof and once installed, the torque value cannot be changed, ensuring the integrity of the machine design. Zero-Max has created innovative solutions to servo motion control for over 60 years.

Torque Limiter

Torque limiters fall into the category of overload safety devices, and overl