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February 07-08, 2018
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July - 2015

30 July 2015

Bauer Gear PMSM IE2

Bauer Delivers IE4 Savings for Hazardous Chemical Process

Improving the energy efficiency ratings of electric motors is a worldwide goal, but exemptions in the regulations mean that for applications in potentially explosive atmospheres there is no obligation to implement the latest technology. However, for one oleochemical processing company improving energy efficiency is an important objective, which led it to consult with Bauer Gear Motor when a number of ATEX motors needed to be replaced.

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27 July 2015

Custom Kilian Bearing and Detent Design Solutions

Custom Kilian Bearing & Detent Design Solutions Provide Reliable Performance in Automotive Powertrain Applications

Automotive engineers are constantly challenged to improve the fuel economy and performance of their vehicles while also lowering cost. Every aspect of a vehicle is scrutinized, from body panel metals and composite materials, to engine and powertrain components.

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20 July 2015

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Unique Programmable Warner Linear Actuator Provides Enhanced Control Flexibility and Quieter Operation

Warner Linear, a global leader in the design and manufacture of electric
actuators and controls, recently introduced the programmable S-Track
actuator for general duty applications including conveyor diverter arms, light
commercial and industrial, medical, turf & garden and recreational vehicles.

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16 July 2015

Rollercoaster

Formsprag Model FSO Overrunning Clutch for Roller Coaster

A large, Midwestern theme park needed a replacement overrunning clutch for use on one of their most popular inverted roller coasters. The ride begins with a lift hill that ascends 137 ft. (42 m). Trains are pulled up by a 9,000 lb. chain lift before moving through various climbs, dives and corkscrews while reaching a maximum speed of 57 mph (92 km/h).

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14 July 2015

Team AeroVelo’s high-speed aerodynamic bicycle or “Speed Bike"

Feeling the Need for Speed

Humans have an innate thirst for adventure and an instinctive desire to expand their knowledge through firsthand experience. By testing the limits of personal strength and endurance, we obtain a better understanding of ourselves. One aspect of adventure is the art of competition. Team AeroVelo, comprised of professionals and engineering students from the University of Toronto, pursue this quest for adventure by joining others in an attempt to set the world human-powered speed record.

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