UpComing Tradeshows

August 20-23, 2019
Fenasucro & Agrocana 2019
Sertãozinho, SP

September 09-11, 2019
Exposibram 2019
Belo Horizonte, Brazil

September 10-13, 2019
HUSUM Wind 2019
Biennual, Germany

June - 2019

27 June 2019

High Torque Gear Coupling Steel Mill Roughing Stand

Case Study: High Torque Gear Coupling for Steel Mill Roughing Stand

A major steel manufacturer needed a large replacement gear coupling as part of an upgrade for a roughing stand drive at one of its U.S. mills. Positioned on the low-speed, high-torque shaft between the gearbox and pinion drive, the gear coupling rotates at approximately 10 RPM.

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24 June 2019

Altra Shenzhen AC Brakes

Altra Shenzhen Factory (AIMS) launched new set of AC Brakes

New set of AC brakes ideal for micro gear motor market has been developed by Altra Industrial Motion Shenzhen Co, Ltd.
The new AC brakes, is part of the Ao Li Xi product range, set to be the ideal ones for micro gear motors by upgrading the friction material, redesigning mounting sizes at closer to resolve WR-ERS’s deficiency.

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24 June 2019

Mobile Plant Assembly

Formsprag Model SB Backstopping Clutch for Auto Plant Water Pump

A large auto manufacturer was experiencing problems with the check valves on an electric motor driven packaged water pump arrangement at one of its Midwestern assembly plants. When the valves did not work properly, water backflow would drive the pumps impeller and motor in the wrong direction, causing powertrain damage when the pumps were re-started.

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20 June 2019

Warner ERS FENIX Grouping

Warner Electric stage brakes set new standards for performance, reliability, flexibility and low noise levels

Warner Electric, a brand of Altra Industrial Motion, has developed a new family of brakes for stage and theatre applications, combining increased performance and reliability with very low noise levels, and a host of features specially requested by users in this demanding sector.

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19 June 2019

Huco Direct Standard Ordering

Huco Direct offers next day shipping on standard orders

Huco Direct is offering next day shipping for online orders of precision couplings – or within 48 hours where custom bore diameters and keyways are selected. The service has been set up to make it easy to order directly from the manufacturer, keeping lead times to a minimum. As a further benefit to customers, shipping is free to the UK, Europe and the USA.

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