Manudec (Pty) Ltd was established in 2020 after realizing that the South African market has a critical need for a professional, customer service orientated backstop and freewheel supplier with extensive market related knowledge and experience.
The company's director Mr. Wayne Swaffield has over thirty years’ experience in the industry and has been a pioneer in shaping the freewheel industry in South Africa, having gained incredible momentum with his previous company Sprag Components.
Manudec (Pty) Ltd is a preferred supplier to all industrial and mining sectors where one-way cam clutches and backstops are used. We stock all types of shaft mounted units such as small needle cam bearings as well as large shaft mounted units for most gearbox brands. We offer a dedicated service and repair facility for freewheels and backstops, the only facility fully equipped and skilled to undertake complete repairs, refurbishments and testing in the industry.
Our extensive knowledge and experience in manufacturing and repairing all types of one-way freewheels, backstops and sprag clutches makes Manudec (Pty) Ltd a first-choice vendor for engineers who require sound advice, backed up with quality product and workmanship.
Our expertise and scope of supply is far reaching, from a range of small applications in printing machines, backstops for bakeries and bucket elevators to manufacturing large clutches and torque arms for conveyors or kilns and tube mills. High-speed applications such as fans and electric motors are also manufactured and repaired in our facility.
Using cutting edge selection and design software, coupled with extensive in-field experience, Manudec (Pty) Ltd is able to advise and select suitable solutions on the client’s behalf for new applications and designs, to all client requirements and specifications.
We aim to deliver high quality products & service that are fit for purpose, exceeding our client expectations, both in our character as a company, and as specialists in our field of expertise.