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FEV to Display Family of Next-gen Dual Clutch Transmissions at 2015 SAE World Congress

xDCT reduces mass, complexity, cost while also offering hybridization potential AUBURN HILLS, Mich. –Â- FEV North America, Inc. (FEV) a leading developer of vehicle systems and advanced powertrain technologies, will be showing its advanced Dual Clutch Transmission (xDCT) at the 2015 SAE World Congress, April 21 - 23 at Cobo Center in Detroit, Mich. The transmission, part of a larger family...

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Regal Introduces Mill-drive Condition Monitoring Program, Including Diagnostics, Solution Consulting and Lifecycle Support for Components
Shaft Couplings

Regal Introduces Mill-drive Condition Monitoring Program, Including Diagnostics, Solution Consulting and Lifecycle Support for Components

New program aims to eliminate unplanned downtime, increase throughput, enhance competitiveness, and improve forecasting of spares. FLORENCE, KY – Regal Power Transmission Solutions introduces its new mill-drive condition monitoring program at AISTech with technology that monitors drive dynamics, presents mill operators with a real-time snapshot of system health, and alerts them when vibration...

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BorgWarner's Advanced Technologies Displayed at 2015 Mid-America Trucking Show
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BorgWarner's Advanced Technologies Displayed at 2015 Mid-America Trucking Show

BorgWarner Launches New DuroSpeed™ 2-speed Fan Drive on March 25 AUBURN HILLS, Mich. –Â- BorgWarner will display a wide range of advanced technologies at this year's Mid-America Trucking Show held at the Kentucky Expo Center in Louisville, Kentucky, on March 26 - 28. In Booth 36290, BorgWarner will launch its new K32 DuroSpeed™ 2-speed fan drive with a press event at 1:30 p.m. on...

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Strong Protection for Heavy-Duty Applications
Shaft Couplings

Strong Protection for Heavy-Duty Applications

Reliable overload protection and easy handling are the compelling features of RINGFEDER POWER TRANSMISSION's new GERWAH GWS heavy-duty couplings. In daily operation, high-performance heavy-duty gears have to continuously withstand huge loads. In case of a machine breakdown caused by overload, the owners are confronted with high costs due to expensive spare parts and costly downtimes. With the GWS...

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In-Line Slip Clutches feature low-backlash operation.
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In-Line Slip Clutches feature low-backlash operation.

Featuring all-mechanical design, Slip-Ease® S98CA7 Multi-Plate Clutches are commonly used for overload protection to prevent injury and machine failure. Slip plates are layered with friction pads, and adjusting nut sets slip torque by squeezing plates together. Outer plates are tabbed to fit into output housing and inner plates are connected to input hub, so that ends disengage from one...

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Multi-Plate In-Line Slip Clutches have low-backlash design.

Featuring outer plates tabbed to fit into output housing and inner plates connected to input hub, all-mechanical S98CA7-… series is commonly used for overload protection and can also be used in such applications as tension control and positioning retention hinges. Slip plates are layered with friction pads in-between, and adjusting nut sets slip torque. Recesses for tabs of outer slip plates...

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Turning Center Machine Clutch features floating coupling design.
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Turning Center Machine Clutch features floating coupling design.

Designed for Okuma CNC turning centers, PRECI-FLEX® Compensating Clutch provides floating coupling between turret drive motor tangs and toolholders that self-compensates for misalignment. Resulting precision alignment reduces vibration and tool chatter. Promoting smooth operation, surface finish quality, and extended tool life, clutch offers connection area twice that of standard spindle...

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Custom Ratchets from Lowell Ensure Successful Designs
Ratchets

Custom Ratchets from Lowell Ensure Successful Designs

WEST BOYLSTON, MA – OEM motion control designers who need custom engineering support for mechanical applications will be interested in Lowell Corporation's extensive experience in modifying its off-the-shelf ratchet arms, handles, and ratchet and roller clutches to meet specific control requirements. Typical users include utilities, the military, and manufacturers of products such as paper and...

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Durable Friction Clutches serve space-constricted applications.
Clutches

Durable Friction Clutches serve space-constricted applications.

Occupying ¾ in. dia footprint, EAO 12 and EAS 12 offer torque ranges up to 10 lb-in. as well as smooth, reliable breakaway and continuous slip. Both of these bi-directional clutches, available in fixed, adjustable, and custom designs, feature life expectancy of 20–30 million revolutions in slip condition and do not require lubrication. Housing design is optimized for durability using...

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Mechanical Slip Clutches suit vertical applications.

With torque capabilities from 10–150 lb-in., V-Series Polyclutch® Mechanical Slip Clutches provide torque control for driving, capping, and other applications where thrust loads are applied. Units feature self-supporting hub design, integrated ball bearing that allows thrust loads of 150–650 lb, and long-life friction materials that allow clutches to slip continuously or intermittently...

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