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Wind Turbine Brakes

Wind Turbine Brakes
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Wind turbine brakes call for higher cycle rates, higher loads, greater reliability and often more compact packages than those on conventional factory equipment. Brakes are key at several locations on a wind turbine. Regardless of size, a turbine structure will require rotor brakes, yaw control brakes and blade pitch control brakes, all with specific design considerations.

Benefits of Wind Turbine Brakes

- Maximum loading capacity

- Common Mechanical interfaces available

- Large Pad surfaces allow for low surface pressure and low wear

- Suitable for harsh ambient conditions

- Mechanical manual operation possible

- Easy to replace brake pads

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