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Power Transmission Engineering E-mail Newsletter June 2011

Your Monthly Resource on Power Transmission and Motion Control


June 2011

PTE's monthly e-newsletter brings you highly targeted information on mechanical power transmission and motion control. The June 2011 issue focuses on gear drives.

Below and to the right, you'll find related articles, back issues, featured products, videos and more. Many of these items are exclusive to the e-newsletter.

Latest News

Bison's ServoNOW Designed for Single Axis Applications

Bison's integrated brushless ServoNOW servo system for single axis applications was designed to meet basic motion needs by limiting programmability and using simple positioning and speed control applications... Read more

Baldor Enhances Same-Day Gearbox Assembly Operations

Baldor has enhanced its fast turnaround gearbox assembly operation, which now has access to a large extensively-equipped machine shop, to the point where it can provide European customers with a same-day build service... Read more

Stober Partnership Creates Rack and Pinion Drive

In the past, rack and pinion drives were generally developed from a planetary gear unit with a pinion fitted to the output shaft and the matching gear rack. But the overhung load on the gear unit from the rack and pinion combination was then so high that it actually determined the size of the drive... Read more

Minera Re-Sizes Metso's Equipment for Mining Project

Minera Panama S.A. has revised the original 2008 purchase of Metso grinding mills for the Cobre Panama project and has confirmed the resizing of mills... Read more

Buyers Guide

If you're looking for suppliers of Gear Drives , there's no better place than in our online Buyers Guide. Also visit the buyers guide to find Gears.

Handy Links

Zero-Backlash Rack and Pinion Drives Ensure Precise Motion

A Case Study on Carbon Fiber Placement Machines

Zero-Backlash Rack and Pinion Drives Ensure Precise Motion

Reducing aircraft weight is essential to boosting fuel efficiency. Not only is it very important in terms of cost; with the ever-increasing distances that airplanes of the future are expected to travel, more capacity is essential. Carbon-fiber's high strength-to-weight ratio is one of the main innovations today, but the need for high production rates requires extremely complex machines...Read more.

photo courtesy of Andantex

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Gear Drives Articles—Editors' Picks

Do you need to stay up-to-date on the latest technical aspects of gear drive applications? PTE's article archive provides a great resource. Here are some of our editors' picks for recent gear drive articles that might be of interest.


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Industry Focus Articles

Each issue, Power Transmission Engineering chooses a specific industry to focus on with a case study or technical article related to power transmission and motion control components. Here's a selection of recent industry focus articles.

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