Accurate and precise electromagnetic clutch and brake solutions for motors and drive applications
Electric motor and drive technology creates force (torque) by converting electrical energy into mechanical energy, this is generated through the use of electromagnetism to create rotational motion. The electrical energy is typically supplied from either a direct current (DC) source, such as battery, or an alternating current (AC) source, such as a power grid or electrical generator. Depending on the application, electric motors can be altered to meet a variety of considerations such as size, power type, environment, output and internal construction.
An integral part of modern life, electric motor and drive technology is used in most modern industrial and household applications, from driving trains and conveyors to powering electric toothbrushes and washing machines. Used to control loads, movement, speed and power, brakes are an essential component within electric drive and motor technology to guarantee safety through precise and controlled movements.
Innovative drive technology and power transmission solutions. Designed by experts, engineered to meet your specific requirements and manufactured with the latest technology to guarantee safety, accuracy and performance.
Permanent magnet power off brakeLearn More
Permanent magnet power off brake
Fail-safe, zero backlash permanent magnet power off brakes for use in high precision, high power applications.
Spring applied power off brakeLearn More
Spring applied power off brake
Fail-safe, spring applied power off brakes for use in demanding applications. Designed with power-off brake engagement, engaging when electrical power supply is removed.
Electro-permanent holding magnetLearn More
Electro-permanent holding magnet
Energise to release electro-permanent magnets providing an energy efficient and reliable solution.
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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.
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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.Read company news
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.Read case study
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.Read case study