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Grid Couplings

29 October 2015

Europort 2015 Products

Intertech B.V. exhibits Altra power transmission components at Europort 2015

Intertech B.V., a leading specialist supplier of power transmission and motion control products for the marine industry, will be exhibiting at this year’s Europort exhibition, held in Rotterdam. As the official distributor of Altra Industrial Motion in the Netherlands, Intertech will be exhibiting components from leading brands Bibby Turboflex, Twiflex Ltd. and Wichita Clutch.

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24 November 2014

Coal Mine Winder

Bibby Turboflex H Type Resilient Grid Coupling for Coal Mine Winder

The maintenance team at a coal mine in South Yorkshire, England needed to replace the grid coupling on the friction winder at their facility. The winder is used to raise and lower conveyances within the mine shaft. The grid coupling connects the motor shaft to the winder cable drum located in the headframe at the top of winder tower.

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19 April 2013

Press Pump

Altra Industrial Couplings manufactures bespoke grid coupling for 10,000 tonne press pump

The grid coupling of a large water pump at Sheffield Forgemasters Engineering Ltd. (S.F.E.L.) was coming to the end of its operational life. To avoid costly re-engineering of the pump S.F.E.L. wanted to commission a bespoke coupling to match the original’s footprint.

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29 August 2012

Torque Wrench

Best Practice Series: The Torque Wrench: An Under-Appreciated Tool with a Big Impact

One of the most important tools that installers have to ensure correct mounting of power transmission components is the torque wrench. And, yet, this tool is used far too rarely in these installations.

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09 August 2009

Coupling Types

Coupling Types for Different Applications

After spending money on a powerful new pump and the motor to run it,the next big decision is how to connect the two in a way that maximizes their efficiencies and protects them from normal wear and tear.

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