Hinson Clutch Components is a supplier of clutch components of sports bikes, ATVs, and off-road motorcycles. The company offers clutch baskets, inner hubs, pressure plates, slipper clutches, fiber and steel plates, clutch springs, and clutch covers. Hinson Clutch Components use hard coated aluminum, which is of lighter or equal in weight to the cast stock pieces.
Ace Manufacturing and Parts Company is a manufacturer of heavy duty clutches and clutch components, and is known throughout the industry as an innovative leader in clutch technology. Ace has been in business for over 40 years, and during that time we have developed full design and testing capabilities. Our 118,000 square foot facility is equipped with an in-house machine shop that employs over 60 metal working professionals. Ace buys the castings, forgings and raw steel; then cuts, forms, machines, drills, and otherwise produces clutches and clutch parts to original equipment specifications.
Figure 2 Typical clutch components.
The flywheel is located at the rear of the engine and is bolted to the crankshaft. It helps absorb power impulses, resulting in a smoothly-idling engine and provides momentum to carry the engine through its operating cycle. The rear surface of the flywheel is machined flat and the clutch components are attached to it.
Race proven by multi-time World Championship winning Team Rinaldi Yamaha. Extremely precision single clutch spring allows pressure plate to disengage flatter than multiple coil springs resulting in less clutch drag and heat buildup. Eliminates the friction between coil springs, pressure plate and inner hub spring post resulting in a smoother clutch lever action. Improves clutch performance and life. Improves heat dissipation. Precision machined from billet T-6 aircraft quality aluminum to aerospace tolerances, and Akadized for five times the wear resistance to stock* (*with proper maintenance) Allows clutch assembly to spin more true creating less heat when clutch is disengaged. Helps eliminate clutch chatter when used with Hinson Clutch Components clutch basket and inner hub.