Fully functional cutaway model of diaphragm spring clutch, complete with the flywheel, clutch disc, pressure plate, throw out bearing and release fork. It is made as an automotive functional clutch cutaway model, by using all original cars components.
The cutaway of the pressure plate mechanism made for an easier explanation and demonstrate the principle of operations. The principle of the operation could be shown by pressing handle which depresses the diaphragm spring and relies on the clutch disc. The clutch disc could be turned by turning the shaft manually.
The clutch transmits the engine power to the gearbox, and it allows the transmission to be interrupted while the gear is selected to move off from a stationary position, or when gears are changed while the car is moving. When the car is moving under the power the clutch is engaged, it means on AutoEDU clutch training aid the handle should be released and clutch disk pressed by the pressure plate. AutoEDU cutaway model is a great tool which allows students to become familiar with the car’s diaphragm spring clutch, the structure and operation, technical information, spec. tools and their use.