June 2009

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Feature Articles

Smart Bearings are in Control--But Full Potential Remains Untapped
Bearings with integrated sensors are used in a wide variety of applications, but many potential industrial uses are not yet implemented.

Neighborhood Watch - Advancements in Condition Monitoring Equipment
Now more than ever, manufacturing companies are examining what steps need to be taken to ensure improvements to machine reliability by predicting system failures and minimizing downtime.

Technical Articles

Reducing Core Loss of Segmented Laminations
The recent trend toward using segmented laminations as a means to increase slot fill and facilitate automated fabrication of electric machines comes with a penalty of increased core loss at the segment joints.

Electronic Control for Hydraulic Applications - A Case Study
This case study presents how electronics and software can be applied to a mobile hydraulic application, as well as how electro-hydraulics have evolved over time.

Departments

Product News (Product News)
The complete product news section from the June 2009 issue of Power Transmission Engineering.

Events (Events)
The complete events section from the June 2009 issue of Power Transmission Engineering.

Industry News (Industry News)
The complete industry news section from the June 2009 issue of Power Transmission Engineering.

Power Transmission - Behind the Scenes (Power Play)
Building a mast that extends as high as a 12-story building with the capability to support a full-size 50 kg camera in potential high winds is no easy task.