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Spring-Set Motor Brakes

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Braking Solutions for Every Industry

Stearns brakes, clutches and electronic motor start switches are known for reliability in a wide range of industries including food and beverage, cement and aggregate, agriculture, crane and hoist, material handling, mining, packaging and many others. Common applications include feed systems, conveyors, bridge cranes, hoists, jack up rigs, material handling lifts and more.

Explore our product lines by industry below, or contact us with any questions.

Agricultural brakes and clutches for farm equipment


Cement and aggregrate plant brakes

Cement & Aggregate

Commercial washing machine and dryer switches

Commercial Laundry

Overhead crane brakes and hoist motor brakes

Crane & Hoist

Residential elevator & dumbwaiter brakes


Motor brakes for commercial foodservice equipment

Food & Beverage

Forestry equipment brakes


Forklift brakes


Motor brakes for gas and oil industry equipment

Gas & Oil

Marine Winch, Windlass & Capstan Motor Brakes


Conveyor brakes for material handling applications

Material Handling

Medical equipment brakes and clutches


Industrial mining braking systems and clutches


Packaging equipment brakes


Pressure switches for industrial water pumps and air compressors

Pumps & Compressors

Motor brakes for equipment in specialty vehicles

Special Vehicle Market

motor brakes for wastewater treatment systems

Water Processing