Patent Number: 6,253,896

Title: Clutch structure

Abstract: A clutch shoe (10, 31, 61, 62, 70) for a clutch assembly (1), the clutch shoe having a clutch drum engaging portion (12, 71) having a clutch drum engaging face (72); the clutch shoe including a flange (14, 75) integrally formed with an extension extends substantially at right angles from the clutch drum engaging portion about a fold line (76). The method of forming the clutch shoe comprises stamping blanks from sheet steel and bending the blanks about the fold line (76) so as to provide the integrally formed flange (14, 75) extending substantially at right angles from a clutch drum engaging face (72) of the clutch drum engaging portion (71).

Inventors: Notaras; John Arthur (Lilyfield, NSW, 2040, AU), Notaras; Angelo Lambrinos (Lilyfield, NSW, 2040, AU)

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International Classification: B27B 17/10 (20060101); B27B 17/00 (20060101); F16D 43/18 (20060101); F16D 43/00 (20060101); F16D 043/04 ()

Expiration Date: 07/03/2018