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

OTHER

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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14 February 2017

Forklift Brake Technology

Forklift Brake Techology

Modern materials handling equipment needs to run rapidly, efficiently and reliably. It must also stop when required. That’s called for the development of a range of sophisticated braking solutions from leading manufacturers like Warner Electric.

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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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