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Force Control Industries, Inc.
3660 Dixie Highway
Fairfield, Ohio 45014 USA
Phone 513-868-0900 | Fax 513-868-2105

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Force Control Industries Knows Tire Plants

Originator of Oil Shear Brakes and Clutches for Tire Plants

CPB Motor TopForce Control Industries designed and manufactured the oil shear clutch brakes for a major concrete block machine builder. These units have been running successfully on many machines for nearly 40 years worldwide.

The secret to the extremely long life in the hostile environment of a concrete plant is the heavy duty construction and the advanced Oil Shear Technology.

The original clutch brakes were used on the main drive and then the vibrators. Modifications were made for the block machines which today are standard products. Some of the early modifications were a spring centered neutral position for the vibrators, and a continuously running fan for superior cooling.

Force Control Industries later designed and manufactured the Posistop air actuated spring set motor brakes for many of the elevator and conveyor applications. The brake mounted on the back of a brakeless brake motor.

In a continuing quest to build better more efficient products the next to come was the MagnaShear electric release, spring set motor brakes. These worked extremely well and have been replacing the old mechanical brake in most plants. To make a better brake it was decided to design a double C Face MagnaShear motor brake so it could be mounted on the front of the motor enabling the use of a standard C Face motor rather than the special order brakeless brake motor. This enabled the same C Face motor to be used for those applications requiring a brake and those that do not.

Force Control continues to service the concrete block industry with a full line of clutch brakes and motor brakes as well as parts, and repairs.

Force Control Industries designs and manufactures the parts used in their clutches and brakes and does not have to rely on outside vendors assuring prompt delivery and consistent quality.CPB Flyer Cover

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Oil Shear Clutches and Brakes for Tire Plants

Posidyne Clutch Brakes

Posidyne X Class Clutch Brake Posidyne 02 with valve

Used on Conveyors, Elevators, Loaders, Unloaders, and Stackers

The Posidyne Clutch Brakes have been used on severe duty industrial equipment since the early 70”s. 

Upgrade to Posistop CPB Motor Brakes

  • Incorporates Oil Shear Technology for 5 to 10 times service life
  • Minimal maintenance—no adjustment, simple fluid check
  • Totally Enclosed Design
  • Quick response
  • Reduced Motor Starting Torque
Posistop Spring Set—Air Release Motor Brakes

Posistop X2 input

Used on Conveyors, Elevators, Loaders, Unloaders, and Stackers

The Oil Shear Posistop brakes offer many performance improvements over the Warner, Nexen, Stearns and Dings brakes .

Upgrade to Posistop Motor Brakes

  • Totally enclosed design
  • Incorporates Oil Shear Technology for 5 to 10 times service life
  • No adjustment required
  • Reduced cycle time
  • Reduced motor starting torque
MagnaShear
Spring Set—Electric Release Motor Brakes

Replace Warner, Nexen, Stearns, Dings, brakes on;

Conveyors, Elevators, Loaders, Unloaders, and Stackers

Upgrade to MagnaShear Electric Motor Brakes

  • No Adjustment Needed—Ever!
  • Consistent Positive Stopping and Positioning
  • Totally Sealed—Impervious to Dust and Dirt, oil and water
  • Reduce or eliminate spare parts
  • Oil Shear Technology—Lasts 5 to 10 times longer 
Posistop CPB
Spring Set—Air Release Curing Press Brake
CPB Vertical Angle NoCover Motor2

Replace Stearns and Dings Brakes on: 

NRM and McNeil Curing Presses

Upgrade to Posistop CPB Motor Brakes

  • Totally enclosed design
  • 5 to 10 times increased service life
  • No adjustment required
  • Reduced cycle time
  • Air actuated for cool trouble free operation