UpComing Tradeshows 1

June 12-14, 2018
GPS 2018
Calgary, Canada

September 04-07, 2018
SMM 2018
Hamburg, Germany

September 10-14, 2018
Electra Mining Africa 2018
Johannesburg, South Africa

Oldham Couplings

01 February 2018

Forklift Column Inches

Column inches

Few vehicles do as much steering as a forklift truck. The combination of long working hours, continual maneuvering in tight warehouse environments or repeated loading and unloading operations, means that forklift steering systems get a full workout on every shift.

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20 November 2017

SPS IPC Drives 2017

Altra Industrial Motion brands bring precision power transmission solutions to SPS 2017

Visitors to SPS IPC Drives this November will be able to view new innovations from Bauer Gear Motor, Huco, Matrix, Stromag and Warner Electric – showcasing the combined power transmission expertise inherent in the Altra Industrial Motion Corporation. Visitors will be able to meet with representatives from all businesses on stand 3-270 throughout the event, which runs from the 28th – 30th November at Nuremberg Messe.

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07 November 2016

forklift steering columns

Huco couplings specified for forklift steering columns

In the forklift industry reliability issues can quickly damage even the best reputation. So, when a leading European manufacturer of forklifts experienced coupling failures in the steering columns of some of its products, Huco Dynatork was able to provide a high quality solution. Huco’s Oldham Style couplings proved the perfect fit, delivering precise steering and complete reliability.

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16 June 2016

Forklift Steering Columns

Huco Dynatork Oldham Couplings for Forklift Steering Columns

A leading European manufacturer of forklifts experienced coupling failures in the steering columns of some of its products. Due to the speed and tight cornering requirements of many forklifts, the steering column coupling is often exposed to high loads and sudden changes of directional force.

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17 March 2014

Huco Oldham Couplings

Proven Oldham Design, 25% Higher Torque

Huco Dynatork is well accustomed to taking good design and widening its appeal. It was, for example, the first to re-use the sliding coupling design introduced by the 19th century engineer, John Oldham, for locomotive applications. By introducing a plastic disc to achieve zero backlash, Huco Dynatork then applied the principle to modern precision drives.

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