UpComing Tradeshows

March 27-29, 2019
CIPPE 2019
Beijing, China

April 06-11, 2019
ISRI 2019
Las Vegas, NV

April 08-14, 2019
BAUMA 2019
Munich, Germany

Forestry

17 January 2019

Timber Production Cleaner

Bauer BF series gear motors are helping to make timber production cleaner, faster and more productive.

Timber was once the archetypal local building material. Our forebears built their homes using wood they sourced from the surrounding forests. Today, however, forest products have become a truly global industry.

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02 January 2019

Mulch Blower

Guardian Gear Grip Couplings for Mulch Blower

A leading manufacturer of mulch blowers and hydro seeders needed a coupling with a large misalignment capability for one of its bark and mulch blowers. The commercial blower is used to spread mulch for landscaping, erosion control and other applications. The shaft-to-shaft coupling is positioned between a diesel drive engine and a LOB style blower.

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08 November 2018

Wood Chipper and V Belt Sheaves

TB Wood's V-Belt Sheaves for Wood Chippers

A major manufacturer of commercial wood chippers had experienced the complete failure of an imported belted drive installed as a replacement on a chipper from a product line that it recently acquired.

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01 October 2018

Wood Pellet Mills

TB Wood's Base Castings and MTO Sheaves for Wood Pellet Mills

A major global manufacturer of biomass machinery and process plants, was looking for a more reliable foundry for base castings used on its wood pellet mills. The mills produce uniform wood pellets for use in biomass furnaces. Various machine components are installed and attached to the 5 ft. wide x 6 ft. high, 6,000 lb. gray iron base casting.

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03 May 2018

Lumber Tilt Hoists

Bauer BF Series Geared Motors for Lumber Tilt Hoists

A lumber-handling equipment manufacturer needed a robust electric geared motor solution to replace hydraulic cylinders on its tilt hoists. During operation, full bundles of stacked, rough-cut lumber are moved onto the hoist. The entire bundle is then lifted and tilted.

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