Medical

High quality, high precision electromagnetic clutch and brake solutions for medical technology

The critical nature of medical applications calls for some of the most demanding requirements within electromagnetic brakes. From operating tables, to surgical robots and treatment machines, SG Transmission offers standard and customised electromagnetic solutions to meet the most stringent demands for a variety of high quality and specialist medical equipment.

Our brake and electromagnet combinations offer accurate, precise and durable performance. The spring applied brake offers a ready to use application with pre-set air gap that is best suited to applications where backlash capability is not required. The permanent magnet brake can be mounted in any orientation and due to its precision and zero backlash capability, is ideally suited to high safety applications such as those in the medical sector.

Surgical robots
Medical chairs and beds
Wheelchairs
Ceiling lifts
Examination and imaging systems

Sectors we work in

Our electromagnetic clutch and brake solutions are used in pioneering technology around the world. Guaranteeing safety, accuracy and performance for the power transmission and motion control applications of tomorrow.

AGV/AMR
Energy
Fire and Security
Machinery
Material Handling
Medical
Military
Motor and Drives
Robotics
Warehouse Logistics

Latest news

Read the latest company news, customer success stories and industry blogs from our leading experts on the topic of electromagnetics and the future of automation.

SG Transmissions signs agreement with leading South Korean robotic manufacturer

SG Transmission has recently signed an agreement with a leading South Korean robotic manufacturer, to provide a permanent magnet brake which is small, lightweight and has a relatively high torque.

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SG Transmission proves good things do come in small packages

SG Transmission has designed a custom made, size Ø50 permanent magnet brake, for a major global motor manufacturer, which will meet the same performance criteria, whilst being 7% smaller.

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SG Transmission supplies European distributor with largest electromagnets yet

SG Transmission has supplied a European distributor with their largest electromagnets designed and manufactured in their history.

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