Machine tools

Here HEID is in its original element - after all, clutches and brakes for machine tools were developed and built 120 years ago. Despite the fact that today there are many new areas, the machine tool sector is still an important area of ​​activity. 


With an extensive range of machine tools, Liebherr Verzahntechnik GmbH in Kempten offers the right solution for every need for the economical production of cylindrical gears.

HEID has developed a special LMOBD type safety brake for Liebherr gear shaping machines that secures the tool slide in the event of a power failure. HEID has always accompanied Liebherr's development steps and, over the years, has always adapted the safety brake to the customer's requirements.

FPS machine tools Warngau

The German machine tool manufacturer FPS GmbH from Warngau in Bavaria, is a renowned, medium-sized company and manufacturer of high-quality universal milling and drilling machines with the highest precision, service life and maximum comfortability for user.

FPS has been using HEID brakes and gear clutches in its machine tools for many years.

For the FPS420-620 series, a HEID spring-actuated MOUB type brake is used as a holding brake in the Z-axis

In the universal CNC milling and drilling machine FPS 600U-NC, an electromagnetic tooth coupling of the type FZV is used as a coupling in the main gear.

Trens Slovakia a.s.

Trens SK a.s. is the largest machine tool manufacturer in Slovakia and follows on from the long tradition of the Slovak and Czech engineering tradition.

HEID brakes and multi-plate clutches have been used by Trens in the conventional SUI-80 series lathe for years.