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A full range of metric deep groove ball bearings is now available from The Timken Company. The portfolio includes standard, thin section,...

Timken Deep Groove Ball Bearings Keep Equipment Operating Smoothly

A full range of metric deep groove ball bearings is now available from The Timken Company. The portfolio includes standard, thin section,...

Nexen Group, Inc. introduces the patent pending CRD 250B, an expansion of the company’s innovative Compact Ring Drive (CRD) system....

Nexen Compact Ring Drive Offers Zero Backlash

Nexen Group, Inc. introduces the patent pending CRD 250B, an expansion of the company’s innovative Compact Ring Drive (CRD) system....

The new frameless motor kits from Maxon consist of only a rotor and stator – with no bearings or motor shaft.  With outer diam...

Maxon Introduces Frameless Brushless Servo Kits

The new frameless motor kits from Maxon consist of only a rotor and stator – with no bearings or motor shaft.  With outer diam...

R+W has recently introduced two new smaller STN series safety couplings with conical clamping hubs, to bring heavy duty industrial style ...

R+W Offers Midsize Heavy Duty Safety Couplings

R+W has recently introduced two new smaller STN series safety couplings with conical clamping hubs, to bring heavy duty industrial style ...

KISSsoft Release 03/2017 has a new function, the "Groups box", which lists a selection of predefined gear stages. These gear st...

KISSsoft Offers Selection of Predefined Gear Stages

KISSsoft Release 03/2017 has a new function, the "Groups box", which lists a selection of predefined gear stages. These gear st...

DESTACO, a provider of precision movement, positioning and control solutions in industrial automation, is leading the way in vacuum-cup i...

DESTACO Introduces Vacuum Cups for Pick-and-Place Parts Handling

DESTACO, a provider of precision movement, positioning and control solutions in industrial automation, is leading the way in vacuum-cup i...

Industry News

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Celera Motion, a Novanta Company, has created a new brochure dedicated to innovative applications within mechatronic based motion control...

Celera Motion Offers New Motion Control Brochure

Celera Motion, a Novanta Company, has created a new brochure dedicated to innovative applications within mechatronic based motion control...

Mitchell Metal Products of Merrill, WI has received the first National Reshoring Award in recognition of the company's success bringi...

Mitchell Metal Products Receives First National Reshoring Award

Mitchell Metal Products of Merrill, WI has received the first National Reshoring Award in recognition of the company's success bringi...

The second quarter 2017 Sales History & Outlook Report (SHOR) released by the Power Transmission Distributors Association (PTDA) show...

PTDA Reports Latest Numbers in Distributor Sales

The second quarter 2017 Sales History & Outlook Report (SHOR) released by the Power Transmission Distributors Association (PTDA) show...

The Electrical Apparatus Service Association (EASA) Accreditation Program provides assurance to electric motor owners that repairs perfor...

EASA's Electric Motor Repair Accreditation Program Reaches Milestone

The Electrical Apparatus Service Association (EASA) Accreditation Program provides assurance to electric motor owners that repairs perfor...

Lenze, a global leader and manufacturer of electrical and mechanical drives, motion control and automation technologies, relies on t...

Lenze Celebrates 70 Years of Easy Machine Automation

Lenze, a global leader and manufacturer of electrical and mechanical drives, motion control and automation technologies, relies on t...

On November 8, Continental and Schaeffler staged their fourth joint Premium Supplier Day in Frankfurt am Main. Continental and Schaeffler...

Continental and Schaeffler Award Premium Supplier Status to Six Companies

On November 8, Continental and Schaeffler staged their fourth joint Premium Supplier Day in Frankfurt am Main. Continental and Schaeffler...

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