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Power Transmission Engineering E-mail Newsletter September 2014 Edition

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Power Transmission and Motion Control Application Examples

Full Throttle
The Formula Renault 3.5 is seen as a crucial stepping stone on the way into the premier class, the Formula 1. Ambitious racers do not just bring their talents - they also have highly efficient motors on board to control the throttle of their 530-hp V8 engines.

The Automated Parking Garage
ContiTech and Wöhr Team up for Unique Residential Solution, using belt drives to power an automated residential automotive lift.

Bosch Rexroth Offers Hydraulic Solution for Blast Furnace
While the basic design of iron and coke blast furnaces is centuries old, today's steel makers are looking for innovative ways to produce molten iron with increased production and efficiency.

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Complimentary White Paper on the Basics of Bellows Couplings

Over the past few years the metal bellows has been employed in an increasing number of critical machine drive applications. Its unique characteristics can help optimize positioning accuracy, balance, service life, and system stability. In this paper we explore where they came from, why they're used, and other best practices...

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Fenner Link-Belts Designed to Replace Rubber V-Belts

Fenner Drive has announced the launch of two new belt profiles - 3V and 5V narrow wedge belts. These 3V and 5V narrow wedge profiles are the newest additions to the SuperTLink family of products...

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Hygienic Gearbox Meets Food and Pharma Standards

Neugart USA has designed its new HLAE gearbox from the ground up for use in food processing, pharmaceutical and other industries with stringent manufacturing hygiene standards...

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Latest News

Here's the latest from the mechanical power transmission industry.


Fluid Power Industry Growth Trend - August 2014
The latest data published by the National Fluid Power Association shows industry shipments of fluid power products for August 2014 increased 4.0% compared to August 2013, and decreased 4.7% when compared to last month. Industrial hydraulic and pneumatic shipments increased, while mobile hydraulic shipments decreased in August 2014 when compared to August 2013....Read more.

Cone Drive Acquires Chinese Slewing Drive Manufacturer
Cone Drive Operations Inc.has acquired Chinese slewing drive manufacturer Jiangyin Huafang New Energy Hi-Tech Equipment Co., Ltd. (H-Fang). H-Fang is a leading slewing drive and slewing bearing manufacturer located in Jiangyin City, Jiangsu Province, China. H-Fang's engineered solutions include slewing drives, slewing bearings, and related components,...Read more.

NEMA Reports Latest Business Conditions
Demand for industrial controls showed a marked increase during the second quarter of 2014, with NEMA's Primary Industrial Controls Index posting a gain of 1.7 percent compared to the previous quarter. The index grew three percent on a year-over-year basis. ... Read more.

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