Mechanical Drive Technology

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Variable Speed Drives/PTOs

For diesel and electric drives


esco antriebstechnik gmbh offers variable speed drives and PTO’s of different manufacturers. Depending on the customer’s needs, these components may be operated hydraulically, pneumatically, electrically or manually.

Features (based on model type)

  • Compact design
  • Fast gearshifts
  • High torque absorption
  • Self-adjusting clutch plates
  • Protection of the clutch thanks to electronic control
  • Microprocessor monitoring of oil pressure, oil temperature and input shaft speed
  • Possibility of CAN bus connection with customer’s electronic system
  • Clutches with up to 3 discs available
  • Kevlar friction plates for heavy-duty and torsionally aggressive applications
  • Optionally with sintered friction plates
  • Dustproof for unfavorable ambient conditions
  • Easy assembly and installation
  • Easy service and mounting
  • Minimum need for maintenance


Industrial and marine applications, pumps, mixers, generators, textile machinery, fans and blowers, conveyors, cranes and hoisting devices, crushers, paper mills, presses, sludge pumps, compressors


  • Twin Disc


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