This example shows how SSS Clutches can be used for marine starting applications. The clutch is a replacement for the previous ratchet clutch on the air starter for a gas turbine generator set.
FIG A: Shows the 45T SSS Clutch installed onboard DDG-1, USS Rampage.
FIG B: Shows the locked access plate removed, and a turning tool being inserted into the clutch.
FIG C: Shows the tool rotating the gas turbine for boroscopic inspection.