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17 January 2022

ROBOTICS AND automated machinery applications require highly versatile bearings; not only must bearings carry diverse loads with high precision, robotic motion is also becoming more complex. Machine designers must also fit bearings into shrinking mechanisms such as articulating arms that position and rotate objects.

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16 December 2021

Ian Williamson, chief design engineer at precision drive system supplier EMS, talks to CDA and shares expert insight into the important features to look out for when selecting a motor gearbox

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16 December 2021

Adriano Parmesani, industry segment manager of distribution centres for conveyor belt manufacturer Habasit, discusses the preventative measures plants can take to keep their conveyor belts running smoothly during the e-commerce peak season.

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01 November 2021

THE RECENT MRO Europe exhibition provided precision bearings specialist, Carter Bearings, with the perfect opportunity to meet leading contacts in the commercial air transport maintenance and repair industries, face-to-face.

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01 November 2021

WHEN MOTION equipment is used in harsh environments, it needs to be of resilient design and manufactured from highly durable materials. Matara UK, specialist in automation, pneumatics and linear motion products, provides Armoloy TDC coated linear rail and ballscrews for maximum longevity in demanding applications and locations.

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05 August 2021

THE BRITISH Pump Manufacturers Association (BPMA), which represents the business interests of UK and Irish suppliers of liquid pumps and pump related equipment, continues to expand its numbers with another three companies signing the membership papers.

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14 September 2021

SCHAEFFLER HAS acquired BEGA International B.V. (Bega), a leading manufacturer of special tools for mounting and dismounting rolling bearings. The acquisition marks another step in the expansion of Schaeffler’s lifecycle service portfolio.

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16 December 2021

IAN WILLIAMSON shares expert insight into the important features to look out for when selecting a motor gearbox

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15 July 2021

ELESA HAS announced a partnership with Misati, whose high-performance pneumatic clamps offer exceptional clamping action in work holding, or transport of assemblies in manufacturing operations.

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09 September 2021

SCHAEFFLER'S COMPLETE linear offering is amongst the most comprehensive available, providing machine builders and design engineers with one of the widest linear product ranges currently available from a single source.

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06 July 2021

STOBER HAS developed a new economy version of its established PE range of planetary gearunits. The new cost-reducing variation offers increased performance and, featuring STOBER helical gearing, delivers exceptionally smooth operation and very low noise.

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20 May 2021

BEARING DIAGNOSTICS provide a crucial indicator of the overall condition and reliability of a motor. In addition to developing a portfolio of condition monitoring solutions for operators, Schaeffler is also working with OEM customers such as Siemens on joint offerings to increase the availability of machinery and equipment.

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15 April 2021

THE NEW MF1000-3T deep-hole drilling machine from IMSA is taking advantage of the benefits provided by NSK’s DIN-standard ball screws for the European machine tool market. The move builds upon a long-standing partnership between IMSA and NSK that dates back many years and involves the development of numerous machine models. IMSA intends to show the new MF100-3T at the EMO Milano machine tool exhibition in October 2021.

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04 March 2021

BUILDING ON a long history of success in the rail industry, NSK has developed a new series of gearbox bearings that increases even further the reliability levels achieved by previous-generation products. The bearings, which can be used to support large and small gears in rolling stock gearboxes, are ideal for both high-speed and low-speed applications.

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04 March 2021

PLANETARY GEARBOX manufacturer, Apex Dynamics UK, has developed a mobile phone application that helps engineers quickly find an ideal alternative to a Neugart gearbox from its own range of products.

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04 March 2021

SEW EURODRIVE’s new ATO5 service, providing delivery of industrial gear units within just five working days, has now been extended to include large R, F and K units from its 7 Series range. These units are suitable for heavy engineering applications such as wood, food, concrete and water treatment etc.

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18 January 2021

NEW FROM Apex Dynamics the GL series series of gearboxes is suited to Automated Guided Vehicle (AGVs) applications and complements the company's existing PD/PDR and the PL/PLR ranges.

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18 January 2021

LEADING UK independent specialist in pneumatics, air compressors and fluid handling equipment, Thorite has moved from its old Laisterdyke, Bradford address, to brand-new UK Headquarters as of Monday 4 January 2021.

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18 January 2021

COMBINING THE versatility and performance of its KMS Multi-Disc marine clutches within a more compact package, Stromag has launched the newly designed KMS CC. Offering the ability to accommodate larger shafts despite its reduced size and weight, the KMS CC is reported to provide a distinct advantage for condensing and optimising the propulsion system of almost any ship.

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19 November 2020

Engineering expertise and a swift response from Eaton Hydraulics keeps the blades turning to ensure customer continuity during pandemic

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FEATURES

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21 October 2021

For the four million inhabitants of the Arctic, it is crucial that machinery operates effectively – particularly in the depths of winter. Chris Johnson explains the lubrication requirements for bearings operating in such extreme temperatures

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23 February 2021

To improve rotating equipment performance, it pays to address both the component level – such as bearing management – and the ‘bigger picture’ of increased digitalisation

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12 May 2021

R.A. Rodriguez is supplying large turntable bearings and steel spur gears for use in a new generation of slitter-rewinder machines being built by Atlas Converting Equipment

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19 November 2020

With such a wide variety of products capable of fulfilling diverse requirements, selecting a gearbox can be quite a conundrum. This article from Stober offers some guidance

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05 May 2020

Although most conveyor chain these days is wedge riveted as standard, the option to specify spin riveting is an important one, and should be considered for critical applications both by designers of original equipment and maintenance engineers alike

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22 April 2020

When a group of engineering faculty and students from Virginia Tech University wanted to address inherent inefficiencies associated with traditional residential construction, electronic linear motion systems from Thomson Industries provided part of the solution

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20 April 2020

How can you tell in advance whether a hybrid bearing will outperform a steel one in your application and whether its extra cost can be justified? This difficult, recurring question can now be answered by a newly developed bearing life model, as Guillermo Morales-Espejel explains

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07 April 2020

Located in areas of high tidal energy, tidal turbines require reliable and robust braking systems to handle challenging environmental conditions, avoid shock loads in the drivetrain and protect all the various components. Svendborg Brakes addressed these needs and delivered an ideal tidal turbine setup for installation at the European Marine Energy Centre (EMEC)’s test site

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10 March 2020

With multiple OEMs testing or delivering autonomous agricultural vehicles to market, new powertrain solutions are required to provide optimal application performance for the many classes of new vehicles. Altra Industrial Motion offers a suite of innovative solutions designed to meet the needs of each vehicle requirement

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18 February 2020

When a leading UK manufacturer of soft drinks experienced premature bearing failures on its automatic bottle sleeving machine, it solved the problem by adopting non-contact, shielded, greased-for-life deep groove ball bearings from NSK. The move has increased the operational life of the bearings by a factor of 52, which in turn is generating annual savings of €10,874

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18 February 2020

While there no shortage of options when it comes to choosing shaft couplings, the devil is in the detail, so it is worthwhile taking a critical look at the technical product details and the range of services offered by the manufacturer

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08 January 2020

Many engineers have at least a basic understanding of rotating bearing technology, and in some cases are experts in the field, but what do they need to consider when specifying bearings for extreme environments? Mike Page looks at the issues

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23 January 2020

Keeping a servo driven system running at peak efficiency is no simple feat. Misunderstanding performance criteria such as misalignment, torque, or RPM can be all it takes to cause a critical and costly failure says Robert Watkins

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21 June 2019

Prototype parts have been developed by the University of Sheffield AMRC for a company aiming to disrupt the mechanical power transmission market with its redesign of the roller chain – producing one that promises to be more durable, lightweight and low maintenance.

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10 June 2019

David Proud explains how to overcome the potentially damaging effects of vibration using drive couplings with a high torsional flexibility

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06 December 2018

Team BRIT and MME Motorsport have developed a new hand control technology that enables disabled and able-bodied drivers to use the same car

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08 January 2019

Introduced at last year's SPS IPC Drives, ROBA-brake-checker and ROBA-torqcontrol intelligent modules from mayr easily and quickly monitor safety brakes or facilitate the even and smooth deceleration of machines – even with varying load

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12 December 2018

Phil Burge describes how a new design of single-row angular contact ball bearings is enabling pump and compressor manufacturers to boost the output of their machines economically without compromising reliability and efficiency

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12 June 2018

Spending time evaluating and selecting the correct drive coupling for a specific application may seem like a source of frustration for designers and engineers, however the resultant benefits greatly outweigh the initial effort, says David Proud, general manager of Reich Drive Systems UK

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17 April 2018

MULCO partner TransDev is the UK & Ireland distributor of BRECO PU belts. In this application example a Mulco partner in Germany utilises BRECO linear belts with attached profiles; TranDev undertakes similar projects via its expert Special Belts manufacturing facility

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SPONSORED CONTENT

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12 May 2016

Alan Gustar – King of the Unislides at LG Motion

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01 July 2020

Giving your process the best start possible

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13 May 2016

UniSlide Linear Slides from LG Motion – tried and tested linear motion products

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12 January 2017

The 820 Series has been designed using the modular principle to accommodate high-torque, high- and low-speed applications with the flexibility to accommodate a wide range of torque settings.

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28 September 2015

An essential part of day-to-day maintenance programmes, oil and lubricants are a vital commodity in ensuring mechanical parts run smoothly and reliably.

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01 July 2020

The ultimate switching solution

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28 July 2015

With the acquisition of Specialised Fasteners Products Ltd, TFC have extended its range of sheet metal and threaded fasteners.

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31 January 2018

The alpha Value Line is universally suitable: it represents the most economical solution whatever the requirements for driving any axis in virtually any industry.

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28 September 2015

We have the sole UK distributorship for the old ‘Powerdrive’ & ‘PIX’ designed shaft mounted gearbox, covered by our brand name of HIS. It remains a popular gearbox in heavy plant machinery.

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12 January 2017

A replace-in-place designed coupling for quick installation and replacement.

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28 July 2015

TFC Ltd offers an extensive range of circlips and retaining rings with next day delivery available on all standard DIN and Imperial circlip sizes up to 50mm/2” diameter.

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01 July 2020

A precise solution for monitoring energy use

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24 June 2016

Handles and knobs in RAL 9002 white colour with a smooth surface to make cleaning operations easier.

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23 July 2013

The new BLDC flat motors from Fulling are the ideal solution for many applications due to their compact, flat design (45 mm diameter; length <30mm).

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13 March 2015

With the newly designed SMS KL helical bevel gear unit in sizes 1 and 2, STOBER now has compact right-angle drives which meet the requirements of the packaging machine manufacturing industry for modern, space-saving actuator engineering.

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