Mining

Industrial Brakes & Clutches for Mining Equipment

The Advantage of Partnering with Stearns

The mining industry’s number one priority is providing safety to its workers while they take on hazardous tasking requirements and endure chemically harsh working conditions. That’s why motor manufacturers choose mining equipment brakes from Stearns. Using Stearns reliable self-adjusting brakes improves operational efficiency for pillar mining processes including mineral extraction, handling and processing both below ground and on the surface leading to lower overall maintenance costs and increased day-to-day safety.

Stearns was the first motor brake industry leader to offer a line of Division 1 Hazardous Location Brakes and is the only manufacturer to offer Division 2 Hazardous Location Brakes. In addition to this, Stearns is also the only manufacturer to produce mining equipment brakes that are in compliance with and certified by the Mine Safety and Health Administration (MSHA).

Types of Motor Brakes for the Mining Industry

Stearns’ high-performance explosion proof brakes for motors cater to a wide range of hazardous working conditions characteristic of the mining space without sacrificing reliability or equipment downtime.

Mining Brake System Solutions

Stearns provides end-to-end braking solutions for mining equipment used in surface mining and a variety of underground
mining operations including: room and pillar mining, retreat mining, and blast mining.

Find a Mining Equipment Brake

MSHA Brake

MSHA Brake

7EC

7EC

7EC

C-Face 33 Series

AAB 330 Series

Metric / IEC 33 Series

Clutch SCEB

Clutch SCEB

SAB 56,000 Series

AAB 350 Series

AAB 361 Series

AAB 360 Series

SAB 56,000 Series

SAB 56,000 Series

SAB 56,800 Series

SAB 56,800 Series

SAB 65,300 Series

SAB 65,300 Series

SAB 82,000

SAB 82,300 Series

SAB 82,000

SAB 82,300 Series

SAB 87,000 Series

SAB 87,000 Series

SAB 87,300 Series

SAB 87,300 Series

SAB 87,300 Series

SAB 87,300 Series

SAB 87,800 Series

SAB 87,800 Series