Forklift Truck

14 April 2022

Eliminating forklift brake performance inconsistency in cold room environments

While cold rooms are essential for storing products in the food and beverage industry, the very conditions that allow preservation present a very real challenge to power transmission equipment.

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02 March 2020

Warner SSPB Brakes

Warner Electric extends electric vehicle range with new bi-stable brake

Warner Electric, a leading brand of Altra Industrial Motion Corp., has developed a new electromagnetic brake that greatly reduces power consumption during operation. The SSPB pulse brake is highly efficient and well suited to electric vehicle applications - increasing range while controlling soft stops proficiently.

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19 November 2018

Aerial Boom Lifts

Warner Electric Modified Model PK35 Brake for Aerial Boom Lifts

Ashwoods, a leading European electric motor manufacturer, needed a custom brake solution for use on a new line of aerial boom lifts. The motor/brake assembly, developed for one of its transmission OEMs, was designed to combine with a gearbox and sold as a complete drive package to a major aerial platform lift manufacturer.

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20 August 2018

WE PK100 Brake

Warner Electric Brake Friction Material Improves Performance in Cold and Wet Environments

Increasing consumer demand for frozen food items continues to generate significant growth in cold storage capacity around the world. Harsh environmental conditions in these facilities are challenging for both workers and equipment, including forklifts. Besides exposure to the extreme cold temperatures, forklifts are also subjected to damaging condensation that occurs as the trucks move in and out of refrigerated areas.

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14 February 2017

Forklift Brake Technology

Forklift Brake Technology

Modern materials handling equipment needs to run rapidly, efficiently and reliably. It must also stop when required. That’s called for the development of a range of sophisticated braking solutions from leading manufacturers like Warner Electric.

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