UpComing Tradeshows

March 01-03, 2017
Japan Wind Expo 2017
Tokyo, Japan

March 07-11, 2017
CONEXPO 2017
Las Vegas, NV

March 19-22, 2017
Western Turbine Users, Inc.
Las Vegas, NV

Application Profiles

23 February 2017

Aircraft Engine Removal and Installation Trailer

Custom Backstop/Torque Limiter Clutches for Aircraft Engine Removal/Installation Trailer

A leading aerospace ground support equipment manufacturer located in Australia required a custom set of clutches for an engine removal and installation (R&I) trailer used by F-35 strike fighter aircraft maintenance crews.

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20 February 2017

Mine Sedimentation Tanks

Boston Gear Series 2000 Inline Drives for Mine Sedimentation Tanks

A mine operator in the Western US needed replacement gearboxes for its sedimentation tank drives. The circular tanks have a rake or scraper arrangement at the bottom to remove sludge, and a skimmer at the top to remove the scum. The scrapers and skimmers rotate continuously at very slow speeds.

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16 February 2017

Rotary Encoders

Huco Dynatork Flex P Couplings for Rotary Encoders

Italsensor, a leading manufacturer of incremental and absolute rotary encoders based near Turin, Italy, required world-class precision couplings for its wide range of angular and rotary encoders (both optical and magnetic).

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13 February 2017

Formsprag Custom Sprag Retainer Assembly for Multi-Mission Aircraft

Formsprag Clutch provided a clutch solution for use on the U.S. Navy’s next generation multi-mission aircraft. The modified cargo plane is designed for antisubmarine warfare, anti-surface warfare and electronic intelligence/surveillance duties.

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09 February 2017

Bucket Conveyor

Warner Electric EM210/ERS 68 Brake for Bucket Conveyor

A conveyor OEM was looking for a reliable braking solution for a bucket conveyor unit being built for a West Coast dry food manufacturer. Bucket conveyors feature a chain drive containing a series of buckets that pick up material on one side, transport it vertically, and deposit it at another level.

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