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Zero-Max Expands Overhung Load Adaptors Catalog (November 13, 2018)
Zero-Max has published a newly expanded 48-page catalog of OHLA Overhung Load Adaptors. OHLA’s extend lifetime of hydraulic motors ...


Zero-Max Custom Coupling Provides Solution for Handling Extra Misalingment (December 12, 2018)
The challenge was connected motion components in a composite fiber processing system that needed extra parallel misalignment capacity to ...


Zero-Max ServoClass Couplings Prevent Low Positioning Errors (April 2, 2018)
ServoClass Couplings in both Single and Double Flex models are now available with hubs for k6 and j6 shafts.  These couplings from...


Zero-Max ETP Power Shaft Locking Bushing Ensures Fast Mounting of Components (February 1, 2018)
Zero-Max’s ETP Power keyless connections are the ideal locking device in laminated floor manufacturing systems. They are also an ex...


Zero-Max Load Adaptors Connect Pump Impellers in Underwater Applications (October 12, 2017)
Providing a solid connection and mounting platform for a pump impeller can be especially challenging in underwater applications. Typical ...


Zero-Max ETP-Connect Provides Optimal Lobe Assembly for Pump Drives (June 1, 2017)
The Zero-Max ETP-Connect was developed to simplify cleaning and maintenance of pumps. This is often required in pharmaceutical, chemical,...


Zero-Max Right Angle Gear Drives Ensure Lifetime Lubrication (May 2, 2017)
Lifetime lubrication in Zero-Max “Crown” gear drives assures motion system designers of a smooth operating, quiet right angle...


Zero-Max Provides Web-to-CAD Design Solutions (March 28, 2017)
Zero-Max has created a website where users can select, configure and view the exact Zero-Max coupling, torque limiter, variable speed mec...


Zero-Max ETP-EXPAND Improves Pump Drive Connection (February 21, 2017)
Connecting a rotating piston lobe to a hollow shaft has been improved using the ETP-EXPAND, a patented bushing device that is fast and ea...


Zero-Max Offers Custom CD Coupling for Challenging Motion System Applications (January 19, 2017)
Connecting motion components over a long space requires multiple engineering design disciplines to manufacture a coupling that maintains ...


Zero-Max VRT Transmissions Dispense Seed and Fertilizer with Precise Metering Rates (December 1, 2016)
Precise metering rates of seed and fertilizer in agricultural equipment is ensured with the latest model Zero-Max VRT Variable Ratio Tran...


Zero-Max Wind Turbine Torque Limiters Protect Against Peak Loads (October 17, 2016)
Zero-Max Wind Turbine Torque Limiters protect wind turbine gearboxes and generators against peak loads, reversing torques, and grid short...


Zero-Max Wind Turbine Couplings Easily Handle Torque Spikes and Misalignment (October 10, 2016)
Zero-Max Wind Turbine Couplings are now available as an upgrade replacement for existing wind turbines and for OEM applications.Proven an...


Zero-Max CD Couplings Offer High Power Density (September 6, 2016)
The quest for smaller machine footprints continues as designers seek new ways to reduce machine size while increasing output. The Zero-Ma...


Zero-Max Couplings Prevent Positioning Errors (January 25, 2016)
A new ServoClass Coupling size in both single and double flex models has been added to the Zero-Max ServoClass coupling line. Providing h...


Zero-Max ServoClass Couplings Feature Precise 304 Stainless Steel Disc Members (October 2, 2015)
Zero-Max’s ServoClass couplings are designed and manufactured to meet the exacting and consistent standards required of components ...


Control-Flex Couplings From Zero-Max Designed Offer Electrically Isolated Design (May 26, 2015)
Control-Flex couplings from Zero-Max are designed for encoder applications. Where speed and positioning feedback in a system is critical,...


Zero-Max ServoClass Couplings Feature Fail Safe Clamping Hubs (March 4, 2015)
ServoClass couplings from Zero-Max feature fail safe clamping hubs that provide maximum torque transmission in high speed applications.&n...


Zero-Max Offers Right Angle Gear Drives (August 14, 2014)
Lubricated for life with Beacon 325 premium grade grease, Zero-Max Crown drives feature heat treated AGMA Class 10 spiral bevel gears. Th...


Zero-Max Offers ServoClass Couplings (January 17, 2014)
ServoClass Couplings are often described as very smooth and quiet during operation. That smooth operating characteristic is a result of s...


Zero-Max Offers Hub Taper Adapter Option (November 8, 2013)
Zero-Max ServoClass couplings are now available with hub taper adapters for use on servomotors with tapered shafts. Precision machined, t...


Zero-Max Releases ETP Power Shaft Bushings (September 27, 2013)
ETP Power keyless shaft locking bushings feature fast mounting with high radial load capacity. They are suitable for locking into positio...


Zero-Max Introduces Double Flex A1C (September 9, 2013)
Zero-Max’s Double Flex A1C high performance CD couplings provide higher misalignment capacity than the Single Flex model. They have...


Zero-Max Introduces Rohlix Linear Actuators (August 1, 2013)
Zero-Max is now offering Roh’lix linear actuators made from stainless steel for use in operations where cleanliness is a priority. ...


Zero-Max Offset Couplings Offer New Features (March 21, 2013)
Zero-Max “Schmidt” Offset Couplings now feature needle bearings with internal micro-poly lubrication that do not require peri...


Zero-Max Offers Overload Safety Couplings (January 7, 2013)
Overload safety couplings from Zero-Max are available in special models designed for washdown applications. They clean up easily, won&rsq...


Zero Max Improves Clamp Style Hub Design (October 26, 2012)
Zero-Max ServoClass couplings now feature improved clamp style hub design for handling larger shafts and higher torque. ServoClass coupli...


Zero-Max Adds Single and Double Disc Coupling Sizes (September 4, 2012)
A new single and double disc coupling size has been added to the popular Zero-Max ServoClass coupling line. The addition of the SD025R an...


Zero-Max Offers High Torque Couplings (July 11, 2012)
Customized high torque CD couplings up to 20 inches in diameter handling 78,000 Nm peak torque are now available from Zero-Max. Available...


Zero-Max Offers ETP Express Bushings (May 7, 2012)
ETP Express (Model R Stainless Steel) keyless shaft locking bushings feature high torque capacity. They are suitable for locking into pos...


A1C Series Couplings Provide Precise Machine Operation (April 9, 2012)
The continuous improvement practices at Zero-Max have produced a new series of couplings. The CD Coupling-Series A1C are designed for tod...


Zero-Max Expands Torque Limiter Line (March 1, 2012)
Zero-Max, Inc. recently announced the expansion of its Torque Limiter product line to include very large models for handling up to 3...


ETP Express Bushings Extend Load Capacity (January 20, 2012)
Heavy duty models of the ETP Express keyless shaft bushings are now available in 20, 40 and 60 mm sizes. Available from Zero-Max, ETP Exp...


Zero-Max Gear Drives Provide Directional Motion Change (December 14, 2011)
Motion system designers looking for a smooth operating, quiet right angle gear drive might consider Zero-Max Crown gear drives. They feat...


Zero-Max ServoClass Couplings Offer Robust Design Features (October 13, 2011)
Design engineers looking to increase speeds in electronic assembly systems will find ServoClass Couplings from Zero-Max a viable design o...


Zero-Max Couplings Withstand Rigors of Servomotor Systems (August 11, 2011)
Zero-Max Composite Disc (CD) Shaft Couplings combine high performance materials, design features and precision to withstand the rigors of...


Zero-Max Hubs Provide Accurate Mechanical Adjustments (June 16, 2011)
Zero-Max Phas-Lok adjusting hubs provide a fast and easy method for changing the phase relationship of components in a power transmission...


Zero Max Expands Wind Turbine Couplings (February 3, 2011)
Zero-Max, Inc. recently announced the expansion of its wind turbine couplings covering a broad range of wind turbine applications. Z...


Zero-Max Couplings Help Minimize Misalignment (December 15, 2010)
Design engineers looking to reduce heat transfer from servo motors to driven shafts will find ServoClass Couplings from Zero-Max a suitab...


ServoClass Couplings Add Three Sizes (May 10, 2010)
Appropriate for precision positioning requirements and high reverse load characteristics of challenging AC and DC servomotor applications...


Low Inertia Couplings Reduce Cycle Time (April 30, 2010)
Zero-Max's low inertia, lightweight coupling with high rotional stiffness for servo motor applications comes with its aluminum CD mod...


Crown Gear Drives Designed for Full Range of Applications (March 12, 2010)
Zero-Max Crown Gear drives provide directional motion change in all types of power transmission systems. They are right angle gear drives...


Zero Max’s Newest Couplings Provide Zero Backlash and High Torsional Stiffness in Medical Actuation Systems (February 6, 2007)
The next generation of ServoClass couplings from Zero-Max have even high torsional stiffness and are the suitable for handling high speed...


Zero-Max Introduces Zero Backlash Couplings (April 27, 2006)
The new of ServoClass? Couplings by Zero-Max feature zero backlash and higher torsional stiffness required in modern servo motor applicat...


Zero Max’s New Linear Actuators Convert Rotary Motion into Precise Linear Motion (April 12, 2006)
The Roh’lix linear actuators from Zero-Max convert rotary motion to linear travel and carry loads at speeds up to 70" per second, de...


Zero-Max Linear Actuators Convert Rotary Motion Into Linear Motion (March 17, 2006)
The Roh’lix linear actuators from Zero-Max convert rotary motion to linear travel and carry loads at speeds up to 70" per second dep...


Zero Max’s New Couplings Provide Zero Backlash Operation While Handling High Torque (January 19, 2006)
The new CD® Couplings from Zero-Max combine high torsional stiffness and high dynamic load capacity providing engineers with the righ...