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Failsafe Brake... for Medical Prosthetics

Product Announcement from Island Components Group

Island Components - Silent Stop Failsafe Brake for medical devices, with a compact pancake design for use with artificial limbs, introduced by Island Components Group.

  • Provides silent operation during engagement and slipping phases
  • Diameter 1.8 in.; length 0.47 in.
  • Torque 18 oz. in.
  • Low-power usage and low-heat operation
  • Modelled to ensure correct and reliable system operation with our motors and other components for medical devices