Power Transmission Technology Update       September 20, 2016
No Ears to Interfere

No Ears to Interfere

Over 6,000 Spirolox Retaining Rings are stocked in 302 and 316 stainless steel from 1/4" to 16" diameters. Customs can be manufactured from .165" to 120". Smalley’s manufacturing process allows for the economical production of stainless steel rings. Free samples are available of stock parts to test in your application.

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High Capacity Torque Limiter with Integral Flex Coupling

High Capacity Torque Limiter with Integral Flex Coupling

The R+W ST2 is an adjustable, resettable, high torque safety coupling, including flexible elastomeric element. In case of torque overload the coupling fully disengages and freely rotates until the machine is stopped; preventing damage to driveline components. The plunger elements are adjustable and can also be added and removed...

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Get the Right Connection for Your Application

Get the Right Connection for Your Application

QA1 offers two styles of ball joint assemblies for OEM and aftermarket applications. With a quick connect/disconnect ball joint linkage, the stud comes out quickly for ease of assembly and disassembly, while the staked ball joint assembly includes a rubber grommet to keep out dirt and other contaminants.

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Gear & Spline Machining: Reducing Risk of Failure

Gear & Spline Machining: Reducing Risk of Failure

Finding a competent and experienced manufacturer able to handle any type of gear or spline machining can be difficult. Finding one who can then back up their services with high quality defined by inspection charting and ISO quality systems is even harder. Find out where engineers and buyers have had success in this search.

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Read This before Designing a Miniature Gear Train

Read This before Designing a Miniature Gear Train

Sometimes a designer fails to consider how surface finishing will affect his calculations leading to higher costs and delays. Learn how to account for dimensional changes that may occur after surface finishing, case hardening or heat treatment. Download at SDP/SI: How to Achieve Optimum Performance in a Miniature Gear Train.

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Ball Bearings by Nordex

Ball Bearings by Nordex

A bearing “bears” and controls the load of machine parts. They are devices that support, guide, and reduce the friction of the motion of a rotating, sliding, or oscillating shaft or disk. They come in many forms, and Nordex provides a full range of precision bearing assemblies and components.

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Extend Bearing Life with SNS Housings from Schaeffler!

Extend Bearing Life with SNS Housings from Schaeffler!

With a unique design that ensures optimum load distribution in the bearing, Schaeffler’s new SNS housing extends bearing life by as much as 50%. SNS offers exceptional sealing performance against contamination along with innovative features that simplify bearing lubrication, mounting, and condition monitoring. Plus, SNS housings are 100% interchangeable with conventional solutions.

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CSZ Electromagnetic Actuated Clutches From Miki Pulley  Have Zero-Backlash Design

CSZ Electromagnetic Actuated Clutches From Miki Pulley Have Zero-Backlash Design

CSZ Clutches function utilizing the magnetic force generated by the energized coil providing engagement of input and output members of the clutch. Efficient connection between a motor and a load with low inertia, minimal drag and zero backlash. Fast mounting. Operation 14°F – 104°. Bores sizes 10mm to 15mm. Brake torques range 1.77 ft. lbs. – 7.376 ft. lbs.

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Quality Products. Right Price. Right Now.

Quality Products. Right Price. Right Now.

IDC Select® medium duty mounted units feature:

  • Cast iron housing with a solid base
  • Wide heat-treated inner ring
  • Dual heavy-duty contact seals
  • Steel plate slingers
  • Full self-alignment
  • Cup point setscrews
  • Anti-rotation pin
Learn more about our product offering and find a local IDC distributor near you.

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Inline speed reducer has flexible input

Inline speed reducer has flexible input

When shipping your machines domestically or around the world, you typically need a different gearbox if you want the motor frame to correspond to the destination. Not with the Varvel from DieQua. This video shows how the exact same reducer handles NEMA, IEC or servo motors.

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Baumer Invests in New Development and Logistics Center

Baumer Invests in New Development and Logistics Center

The sensor specialist Baumer is investing in its future with a new building in Stockach on Lake Constance (near to Constance) in Southern Germany.

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SKF Centralizes Solid Oil Bearing Production

SKF Centralizes Solid Oil Bearing Production

SKF has centralized the production of bearings with Solid Oil to promote timely delivery throughout North America and has introduced enhanced formulas to benefit more applications across industries.

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