band clutch

band clutch

[′band ‚kləch]
(mechanical engineering)
A friction clutch in which a steel band, lined with fabric, contracts onto the clutch rim.
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The band Clutch has never fit comfortably into any box, which is one reason it has had a rocky relationship with the traditional music industry.
Recent tours have featured Gary Sinise, Jeff Foxworthy and rock band Clutch.