Markets we serve

Applied Power Solutions has a complete offering of clutches & brakes, pneumatics, hydraulics and power transmission components used in a wide variety of industries. 

Please see some of the markets we serve below and contact APS today with any inquiries.

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  Metal Processing

Applied Power Solutions offers a full line of products for the metals industry, including clutches & brakes for use in metal forming, metal splitting and metal stamping.

Forming - Splitting - Stamping

Products Include:

Automation Controllers Hydraulic Valves
Brakes Light Curtains
Clutches Lock Out Valves
Combination Clutch/Brake Pneumatic Valves
Double Press Safety Valves Press Controls
Ergonomic Buttons Quick Release Valves
Flow Control Valves Rotating Cam Limit Switches
Hydraulic Clutches and Brakes Run Bars
Hydraulic Motors Safety Mats
  Water Cooled Brakes

These products are commonly found on Stamping Presses, Shears, Cut-To-Length Lines, Blanking Operations, Forging Presses, Alligator Shears, Coining Presses, Drawing Operations, Headers and Upsetters, Powder Metal Presses, Press Brakes, and Punching Operations.

Our products can also be found on metal forming machines, including Multi-Slides, Baird Machines, Four Slide Machines, Roll Formers, and Pipe Mills.

 

                                                                                      

  Metal Service Centers

Applied Power Solutions offers a full line of products for use in metal service centers, specifically to control the tensioning and feed of the materials through the process.

Metal Service Centers

Products Include:

Brakes                                                                         Light Curtains                                                    
Caliper Brakes Lock Out Valves
Clutches Perimeter Guards
Combination Clutch/Brake Pneumatic Valves
Couplings Quick Release Valves
Double Pneumatic Valves Rotating Cam Limit Switches
Flow Control Valves Safety Mats
Hydraulic Motors Sheave and Sprocket Clutches
Hydraulic Valves Tension Brakes
Jog Clutches Torque Limiting Clutches

These products are commonly found on annealing lines, coating & galvanizing lines, coilers & down coilers, picking lines, slitters, cold forming line drivetrains, transfer tables and conveyors.

 

 

  Paper Mills and Paper Converting

Applied Power Solutions offers a full line of products for use in paper mills and paper converting applications. We provide products that deliver smooth, repeatable solutions for tensioning paper, film, corrugated paper and other applications.

Paper Mills and Paper Converting

Products Include:

Caliper Style Brakes                                                                         Pneumatic Valves                                                    
Disc Style Water Cooled Tension Brakes Quick Release Valves
Flow Control Valves Rotary Unions
Hydraulic Motors VC and CB style Clutches and Brakes
Hydraulic Valves VC and CB style Drums

These products are commonly found on  all sections of paper machines, including the main drives, inch drives, tension brakes, unwind stands, slitters, rewinders and center winders.

 

  Canning

 

Applied Power Solutions offers a full line of products for use in canning applications. 

Canning Industry

Products Include:

Automation Controllers                                                                         Hydraulic Valves                                                
Brakes Light Curtains
Clutches Lock Out Valves
Combination Clutch and Brake Pneumatic Valves
Double Press Safety Valves Press Controls
Ergonomic Buttons Quick Release Valves
Flow Control Valves Rotating Cam Limit Switches
Hydraulic Clutches and Brakes Run Bars
Hydraulic Motors Safety Mats

These products are commonly found on Stolle and Standun Bodymakers and Cuppers, as well as OKL Machines.

Eaton Airflex DCB units have been engineered specifically for the canning industry, so that it provides optimal advantage of its speed and efficiency.

  Grinding Mills

Applied Power Solutions offers a full line of products for use in grinding mills. Use of a clutch in these applications permits quick, smooth starts with limited current surge for heavy duty grinding mills.

Grinding Mills

Products Include:

Air Tank Groups                                                                         Inching Drives                                                   
Caliper Style Brakes Mill Controls
Disc Clutches Pneumatic Valves
Drums Quick Release Valves
Drum Clutches Rotary Unions
Flow Control Valves Torque Limiting Clutches
Hydraulic Motors VC and CB style Clutches and Brakes
Hydraulic Valves  

These products are commonly found on ball mills, rod mills, pebble mills, autogenous mills, and semi-autogenous mills.

 

 

  Commercial Laundry

Applied Power Solutions offers a full line of products for use in commercial laundry applications

Commercial Laundry 

Products Include:

Caliper Style Brakes                                                                         Hydraulic Motors                                                   
Disc Style Water Cooled Tension Brakes Hydraulic Valves
Drums Pneumatic Valves
Drum Clutches and Brakes Quick Release Valves
Flow Control Valves Rotary Unions

These products are commonly found on commercial laundry equipment, such asWashex and Chicago Dryer machines.

 

Eaton Airflex Type CB units are the perfect fit for high-speed, cyclic operations similar to those in commercial laundry applications. With torsional resilience delivered via power transmitted through the sidewalls of a flexible neoprene and cord actuating tube, these units can permit minor shaft misalignment.

 

  Marine Drives

Applied Power Solutions offers a full line of products for use in marine drives.

Metal Service Centers

Products Include:

Caliper Brakes                                                                      Hydraulic Valves                                                    
Disc Clutches Pneumatic Valves
Drums Quick Release Valves
Drum Clutches Rotary Unions
Flow Control Valves VC, CM and CB style Clutches and Brakes
Hydraulic Motors  

These products are commonly found on a wide variety of drive arrangements including main propulsion, bow thrusters, reverse-reduction gears, Z-Drives, mooring winches, crane & host winches, spooling & storage winches and propeller shaft brakes.

 

Wichita AquaMaKKs LI-SSB Brake for use with marine propeller shafts.

  Oil and Gas

Applied Power Solutions offers a full line of products that provide heavy duty tension control and static holding for use in the oil and gas sector.

Oil & Gas

Products Include:

Air Power Take-Offs (PTO)                                                                       Hydraulic Valves                                                   
Air Tank Groups Inching Drives
Caliper Style Brakes Mill Controls
Disc Clutches Pneumatic Valves
Drums Quick Release Valves
Drum Clutches Rotary Unions
Flow Control Valves Torque Limiting Clutches
Hydraulic Motors VC and CB style Clutches and Brakes

These products are commonly used on gearboxes, rotary well drilling rigs, winch trucks, vacuum trucks, service rigs, mud pumps, and drawworks.

Air PTO for use on an engine gearbox

   

 

  Power Take Off Clutches

Applied Power Solutions is your supplier and service center for Power Take Off Clutches. WPT out of Wichita Falls, Texas offers part for part drop in for Twin Disc Style SP and CX Series Mechanical Power Take Offs at considerable savings.  Ask us about the new Pilotless Mechanical PTO, which eliminates the need for a pilot bearing. For heavy duty applications, pneumatic PTOs are also available.  

These are commonly used on Pavement Resurfacers, Dredges and Chippers.

 

  Material Handling

Applied Power Solutions offers a full line of products for use in material handling applications.

Material Handling

Products Include:

Air Tank Groups                                                                     Holdbacks                                           
Backstops Hydraulic Motors
Caliper Style Brakes Hydraulic Valves
Disc Clutches Mill Controls
Drums Pneumatic Valves
Drum Clutches Quick Release Valves
Flow Control Valves Rotary Unions
Fluid Couplings VC and VB style Clutches & Brakes

These products are commonly used on conveyors and mills.

Clutches and brakes for use in material handling conveyors.

 

 

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