Brakes and Clutches, Linear Motion
 Safety Chucks and Tension Control

Direct Drives & Controls
is an Authorized Distributor for

Nexen Group, Inc.® is a leading manufacturer of linear motion, rotary motion control and tension control systems for a variety of industrial applications for factory automation. The Air Champ® line of clutches and brakes is the industry standard for rotary motion control and power transmission. The company's extensive distribution network serves markets throughout the world with a product line of more than 2,700 components and systems.

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Clutch Brakes
Tension Control Brakes
Tension Control Clutches
Linear Drive System (RPS)
Rotary Drive Systems (RPG)
Safety Chucks
Web Auxillary Controls
Torque Limiters
Tooth Clutches
Tension Sensors
Tension Controls
Rod Locks 

Profile Guide Rail Brakes
Linear Couplings
Friction Clutches
Nexen Accessories