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1 The Big Picture (February 2017)

When you work day-in and day-out with components like gears, bearings or electric motors, for example, it's easy to forget that those components are always part of a much bigger system.

2 PRODUCT NEWS (October 2015)

All about new Products

3 Industry News (August 2019)

The complete Industry News section from the August 2019 issue of Power Transmission Engineering.

4 Gear Expo 2017 Follow-Up (December 2017)

The following recap looks at some of the exhibitors from Gear Expo that manufacture mechanical power transmission components or provide resources for these components.

5 Product News (October 2014)

News about new Products in the industry.

6 Product News (February 2010)

The complete Product News section from the February 2010 issue of Power Transmission Engineering.

7 Gear Expo 2017 Booth Previews (September 2017)

Highlights from some of the gear, gear drive, power transmission component, software, materials and related exhibitors at Gear Expo 2017.

8 Product News (October 2008)

The complete product news section from the October 2008 issue of Power Transmission Engineering (PTE).

9 Product News (December 2008)

The complete product news section from the December 2008 issue of Power Transmission Engineering.

10 Product News (September 2017)

The complete Product News section from the September 2017 issue of Power Transmission Engineering.

11 Engineering Showcase 2015 (March 2015)

One of our goals at Power Transmission Engineering is to help you understand, identify and select the best technology for your mechanical power transmission or motion control applications. With every project, you have to decide which components to use, and which suppliers, based on functionality, quality and price. We aim to help you make those decisions informed by providing the latest information on current technology, especially when it comes to mechanical components.

12 Engineering Showcase 2017 (March 2017)

One of our goals at Power Transmission Engineering is to help you understand, identify and select the best technology for your mechanical power transmission or motion control applications. With every project, you have to decide which components to use, and which suppliers, based on functionality, quality and price. We aim to help you make those decisions informed by providing the latest information on current technology, especially when it comes to mechanical components.

13 Whats on Your Menu (October 2017)

With Thanksgiving right around the corner, it's hard not to think of the smorgasbord most of us experience on America's most food-centric holiday. If your family celebrates like mine, then there's always plenty of food—and more importantly—plenty of choices.

14 Maximizing Your Power Transmission (Engineering) (February 2015)

Engineers are often challenged with the seemingly impossible task of doing more with less. Customers want more power transmitted in a smaller space, they want more efficient designs, and, of course, they want to spend less money. So engineers are always looking for ways to squeeze the most out of their mechanical systems. They’re constantly working to maximize power density, increase energy efficiency and reduce costs to meet their customers’ needs.

15 Engineering Smart (February 2016)

Our theme for 2016 is “Engineering Smart.” Our goal as a publication is to help you engineer better systems, taking advantage of the latest in technology to create mechanical systems that last longer, save energy, cost less and increase performance. The way we do that is by bringing you the best information possible on the design and engineering of gears, gear drives, bearings, motors, couplings and related power transmission components and systems.

16 Engineering Showcase 2014 (March 2014)

We are pleased to present our first annual Engineering Showcase, a celebration of some of the leading products and companies in mechanical power transmission. In the pages that follow, you’ll find examples of engineering excellence and technological know-how in the field of gears, drives, couplings, machine parts and other mechanical components.

17 Industry News (August 2013)

The complete Industry News section from the August 2013 issue of Power Transmission Engineering.

18 The Things that Move Us (October 2012)

You may have noticed that the magazine looks different this issue. The new look is part of an overall effort to refine our focus. We wanted to make clear to potential subscribers and advertisers how this magazine is different, why its content is important and where it fits in the marketplace.

19 PTE on a Growth Path (December 2013)

A core part of what we do here is making sure that our readers – the people who design, buy and use mechanical power transmission products – know where to find the suppliers of technology they need.

20 Napoleon Engineering Services: Rigged for Success (December 2013)

For design engineers and purchasing agents alike, bearings can sometimes be like family. Oh, you know - can't live with 'em, can’t live without 'em.

21 Forward March! (March 2014)

We're pleased to present the first-ever March issue of Power Transmission Engineering.

22 Product News (March 2014)

The complete Product News section from the March 2014 issue of Power Transmission Engineering.

23 Engineering Showcase 2018 (March 2018)

We are pleased to present our fourth annual Engineering Showcase, a celebration of some of the leading products and companies in mechanical power transmission. In the pages that follow, you'll find examples of engineering excellence and technological know-how in the field of gears, drives, couplings, machine parts and other mechanical components.

24 Value-Driven (March 2020)

New Opportunities and Technologies Allow AC Motors to Enhance Motion Control Applications.

25 Global Bearing Sources for the Power Transmission Industry (December 2019)

What is the general consensus on the current quality and viability of global bearing sources for the power transmission industry?

26 Navigating the New Normal (April 2020)

Power Transmission component suppliers discuss COVID-19 Threat and how their companies are responding to keep the supply chain connected.

27 Open for Business (April 2020)

Bearings Manufacturers Support Essential Manufacturing by Staying Open through the COVID-19 Pandemic

28 Industry News (June 2020)

The complete Industry News section from the June 2020 issue of Power Transmission Engineering.

29 Product News (June 2020)

The complete Product News section from the June 2020 issue of Power Transmission Engineering.

30 MPT Expo 2019 Booth Previews (September 2019)

MPT Expo takes place October 15-17 at TCF CENTER (formerly the Cobo Center) in Detroit. Here are booth previews of some of the exhibitors most relevant to buyers of mechanical power transmission components.

31 Engineering Showcase - Gears and Gear Drives (September 2019)

See our special advertising section focused on gears and gear drives from the September 2019 issue of Power Transmission Engineering.

32 The Best New Ideas (June 2012)

In the publishing business we thrive on new ideas. We employ creative people who are constantly coming up with new and better ways to serve our readers and website visitors.

33 Smarter Machines Need Smarter Components (March 2018)

The future of motion control is connectivity. Read this issue to learn why.

34 Bogus Bearings Still on a Roll (April 2018)

Counterfeits continue to vex big-name suppliers

35 Choose the Form (June 2018)

In the 1984 film Ghostbusters, Bill Murray and company were asked by Gozer the Gozerian to "choose the form" of their destructor. It was a no-win scenario for the heroes, because no matter what they chose, they were still going to face death

36 Engineering Showcase - April 2019 (April 2019)

Special advertising section with a focus on bearings.

37 Engineering Showcase - Gears and Gear Drives (September 2018)

Machinists Inc. is integrating the machinery, equipment and know-how of The Gear Works-Seattle Inc.

38 10 Years and Counting (December 2017)

Just over 10 years ago, we started publishing Power Transmission Engineering, and I'm proud to say we're still going strong.

39 In the News: Linear Motion (December 2019)

The following article is a round-up of the latest linear motion product and industry news items featured at www.powertransmission.com and on social media.

40 Product News (March 2015)

New products within the Industry

41 Galactic Housekeeping (February 2014)

With the constant push for sustainable and environmentally friendly procedures on Earth, you'd think we’d apply the same rules high above it.

42 Product News (February 2016)

Latest information about upcoming products.

43 Product News (June 2016)

Latest news on products.

44 Bearing the Brunt of Earthquakes (December 2016)

America suffers $4.4 billion in losses due to earthquakes every year. While that's a drop in the bucket for our $16 trillion plus GDP, it's still a substantial amount of money, and some people are working to lessen those losses. One group is Earthquake Protection Systems (EPS), a company that is designing bearings to better protect buildings from earthquake damage.

45 Industry news (August 2016)

News from around the Industry

46 Gear Design Software, Engineer Beware (February 2014)

When software goes bad, what do we call it? System failure? Human failure? A virus? A number of words will work. How about this? Glitch. It has that onomatopoeic quality that fairly screams, Downtime! And with good reason -- software-generated miscalculations can have very expensive -- if not perilous -- repercussions.

47 Gear Design Software (February 2013)

When it comes to gear design software, the learning curve never ends. The leading vendors offer various training programs to keep their users well-informed.

48 Product News (December 2009)

The complete Product News section from the December 2009 issue of Power Transmission Engineering.

49 Product News (June 2008)

The complete product news section from the June 2008 issue of Power Transmission Engineering.

50 Industry News (June 2011)

The complete Industry News section from the June 2011 issue of Power Transmission Engineering.

51 Product News (August 2012)

The complete Product News section from the August 2012 issue of Power Transmission Engineering.

52 Designing Drive Systems for Low-Web-Speed Applications (December 2012)

This paper will look at the solutions that current drive and motor technology can offer in not only improving tension control but also solving several other issues that are inherent to systems with high ratio gearing.

53 Product News (February 2017)

The complete Product News section from the February 2017 issue of Power Transmission Engineering.

54 Gear Expo 2017 Showstoppers (September 2017)

This special advertising section features some of our VIP exhibitors.

55 Tackling Fluid Power Challenges (February 2020)

Increasing power density and improving cylinder lifespan are key issues.

56 Industry News (June 2019)

The complete Industry News section from the June 2019 issue of Power Transmission Engineering.

57 Dynamic Performance (April 2020)

PTE Examines Gearmotor and Gear Drive Technology

58 Industry News (February 2008)

The complete Industry News section from the February 2008 issue of Power Transmission Engineering

59 Mold Machining Center Maintains Accuracy (June 2008)

Entrust enlists Advanced Machine & Engineering for 7-axis, 2-spindle performance.

60 Industry News (April 2019)

The complete Industry News section from the April 2019 issue of Power Transmission Engineering.

61 Product News (March 2019)

The complete Product News section from the March 2019 issue of Power Transmission Engineering.

62 Purchasing Efficiency (September 2018)

You may have noticed a lot of merger and acquisition activity lately in the power transmission industry. What does it mean?

63 Product News (February 2018)

The latest mechanical power transmission products from Nord Drivesystems, Gearing Solutions, Ogura Industrial, Stafford Manufacturing, Rexnord, Portescap, Steinmeyer, Intellidrives, J.W. Winco and Zero-Max.

64 Product News (September 2018)

The complete Product News section from the September 2018 issue of Power Transmission Engineering.

65 Stable and Streamlined (September 2018)

Gear drives focus on longevity, quality and customization.

66 Industry News (September 2018)

The complete Industry News section from the September 2018 issue of Power Transmission Engineering.

67 Product News (October 2009)

The complete Product News section from the October 2009 issue of Power Transmission Engineering.