The function of a slip ring is to make one or more continuous electrical connections from points in a stationary unit to points in a rotating section.
Slip rings for retrofitting to existing equipment are custom designed and manufactured to meet the exact form, fit and function needed.
Through bore slip rings have a center hole to provide clearance for shafts, rotary joints, optics and other axial structures.
Large size slip rings for high current or large physical size can be provided to meet the requirements for large equipment or other specialty applications.
Slip rings are designed to be installed and mounted in a variety of ways.
There are a wide variety of options for slip ring connections.
Sibley can manufacture a wide variety of Slip Ring Configurations to meet your specific needs.
Self contained disk type slip rings provide very low stack height and a through bore for use with center shafts, rotary joints, optics and any other axial assembly.
Slip ring brushes provide the electrical contact point on a slip ring. They meed the electrical, mechanical and operating parameters for the slip ring function.
Pancake or “platter” type slip rings are in a flat disk form with concentric conductor rings to provide a maximum number of conductor rings with a minimum amount of axial length.