PTDA's 'Power Transmission Handbook' Now On Sale

PTDA's 'Power Transmission Handbook ebook' is now available online.

PTDA's 'Power Transmission Handbook ebook' is now available online.

February 9, 2015—

The PTDA Power Transmission Handbook eBook is now for sale in the PTDA Store. The content has been adapted from the recently released fifth edition of the Power Transmission Handbook, a reference on power transmission motion control products and the processes where these products are used. The book has been adopted by industry professionals as well as educators and students in universities, community colleges and technical and trade schools. The Handbook eBook is currently available in both Apple and Kindle formats as searchable, bookmark-able, transportable content for busy people on the go.

First published in 1969 and recently updated, PTDA’s Power Transmission Handbook is a comprehensive primer on the products, technology and concepts that move industry.

The information contained in the book is suitable for inside/outside salespeople, experienced employees and customers. The publication has been formatted for ease of reading and features nearly 400 pages of vetted content, graphics and application examples.

Chapters touch on topics like adjustable speed drives, bearings, clutches and brakes, controls and sensors, linear motion and motors. 


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