Magnetek Mondel Mill Duty Brakes (300M)

Magnetek Mondel Mill Duty Brakes (300M)

Magnetek’s AIST-NEMA rated Mondel Mill Duty Brakes are designed for heavy-duty steel mill and other harsh environments and applications. Our advanced design features, combined with fabricated steel construction, make this range of brakes suitable for applications requiring reliable braking with minimal maintenance and downtime. Applications include: steel mills, stacker reclaimers, shiploaders, port cranes, shipyard cranes, offshore drilling rigs, missile assembly cranes, incinerator cranes, and large gantry cranes.


  • 5″ – 30″ diameter
  • 10 – 11,000 lb. ft. torque
  • AC, DC, hydraulic
  • Explosion proof
  • AIST drop-in designs


Type “MBT” – 3 PH. AC & DC

  • Fast response – standard units 2000 cycles per hour
  • Spring applied and electrically released
  • Continuously or intermittently rated, Service < 40°C
  • Class F insulation
  • AC Supplies: 230-460-575/3Ph/50-60 Hz
  • DC Supplies: 250V


  • Auto-adjuster for lining wear
  • Adjustable external torque spring with calibrated indicator
  • Externally adjustable, stepless time delays in both directions (set and release)
  • Braketronic Controller
  • Nitride Corrosion Protection
  • Latching hand release
  • Up to 3 limit switches to indicate brake position
  • Available in vertical design – NEW!
    • Thruster is mounted above the brakewheel
    • Fits in tight spaces

Type “MBM” – Hydraulic

  • Hydraulically applied by short stroke cylinder, spring release
  • Pedal operation – One (1) or Two (2) Brakes


  • Remote bleeding
  • Nitride Corrosion Protection

Types “MBT” and “MBE” (with hydraulic override)

Types “MBT” and “MBE” can be fitted with Pedal or Power assisted hydraulic override to produce a dual-purpose brake. This hybrid mill duty brake is useful for EOT bridges, gantry cranes and similar applications where dual control and/or emergency stopping and parking are required.