Welcome to Dings . . . Established in 1899, Dings Company manufactures spring-set, electrically-released disc brakes for use with industrial motors.
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MSHA Brake
Available since 1982, Dings Series 6-60000-75 is certified by the Mining Health and Safety Administration.
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Certification for brakes that meet Baking Industry Sanitation Standards
5600 Style Brakes

90 Series Brakes
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Simple construction & operation of Dings brakes gives us the advantage over solenoid-actuated brakes. Compare . .
NEW DESIGN Brake for 182TC - 256TC Frame Motors
Focusing on EASY INSTALLATION, LONG BRAKE LIFE, and EASY MAINTENANCE, Dings now offers a new design 70 Series Brake - replacing current 70 Series & directly replacing Stearns® 87,000 Series Brakes. Download Brake Brochure
NEW DESIGN Brake for 56C-145TC Frame Motors
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NEW Brake Selection Guide
Easy steps to selecting the proper brake for your application  
  Dings brakes operate on a
very simple principle: while the motor is running with power engaged, an electromagnet within the brake pulls back the pressure plate, allowing the friction and discs motor shaft to rotate freely.
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  When power is cut to the motor, the electromagnet releases, instantly stopping the rotating discs and preventing the motor shaft from turning.
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