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December - 2014

26 December 2014

Engine Driven Welding Machines

Guard-Flex Flywheel Couplings for Engine Driven Welding Machines

A leading manufacturer of welding equipment needed a new coupling solution for use on their series of large, diesel-driven combination welder/generator/air compressor units.

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18 December 2014

Paper Mill Vacuum Pump

TB Wood's Custom QT Power Chain II Synchronous Drive for Paper Mill Vacuum Pump

A major paper mill in South America needed a belt drive solution for a new large vacuum pump installed at their facility. During the paper making process, vacuum systems are used to remove water and moisture from pulp as it moves along conveyors. The new pump operates 24/7/365 at around 240 RPM and is driven by a motor that generates 400 HP @ 1190 RPM.

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15 December 2014

High Speed Bicycle

Stieber CSK Backstopping Clutch for High Speed Bicycle

Every year, engineering teams from around the world come to compete at the World Human-Powered Speed Challenge held in Battle Mountain, Nevada. The current speed record stands at 133 Km/h (83 mph). Team AeroVelo, comprised of professionals and engineering students from the University of Toronto, brought “Eta”, their newly designed, high-speed aerodynamic bicycle or “Speed Bike” to the 2014 competition.

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11 December 2014

Drilling Platform

Keeping their cool - Marine clutches and brakes

The marine environment is extremely harsh and delivering equipment capable of performing reliably and efficiently requires expert design engineers combined with advanced materials technology. Neil Wright, Managing Director of Wichita Clutch, assesses the requirements of modern marine clutches and brakes, which play such a crucial role in a variety of applications.

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08 December 2014

Steel Pickling Line Recoiler Gearbox

Nuttall Custom-Designed Recoiler Gearbox for Steel Pickling Line

A large steel recoiler OEM needed a custom gearbox for use on a new steel pickling line recoiler. The drive is direct coupled to a 125 HP electric motor which winds up a 52" wide, 60,000 lb. steel coil after it passes through the pickling treatment line.

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