Gearheads and Gearboxes

Bearings

Custom-Engineered Timken® Bearing Helps Drive Oil Drills Deeper

Product Supplied to Lufkin Performs under Extreme Pressure CANTON, Ohio --Nov. 28, 2007--The Timken Company (NYSE:TKR) announced today that its custom-engineered thrust bearing has equipped a subsidiary of Lufkin Industries Inc. to outfit deep-sea oil drilling rigs in search of deeper deposits beneath the world's oceans. Composed of a special grade of Timken® steel, the bearing was designed...

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Gearheads and Gearboxes

Right Angle Drives feature maintenance-free operation.

Designed for fractional and sub-fractional horsepower applications, miniature inch Series A 2Z21 and metric Series A 2Z21M are completely sealed and lubricated for life. Gear ratios of 1:1, 2:1, and 3:1 are offered, each with choice of 3/16 in. or Â-¼ in. (4 or 6 mm) precision ground stainless steel shafts. Units have 2 or 3 shaft positions with clockwise or counterclockwise shaft rotation....

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Right Angle Speed Reducers feature dual drive operation.
Gearheads and Gearboxes

Right Angle Speed Reducers feature dual drive operation.

Measuring 2Â-½ x 3 1/32 x 1 5/32 in., inch Series A 2Z23 and metric Series A 2Z23M employ crossed-helical gears with ratios from 1:1 to 25:1 and power ratings from 1/20-1/8 hp. Units are suited for continuous, light-duty use where they can operate at speeds of 1,800 rpm. Housed in black-anodized die-cast aluminum, reducers have hardened steel helical gears, steel shafts, and threaded brass...

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Shaft-Mounted Drives feature simple drive removal.
Gearheads and Gearboxes

Shaft-Mounted Drives feature simple drive removal.

Series 5000 Falk(TM) Quadrive® shaft-mounted drives handle all types of bulk material and are protected by ductile iron, or fabricated steel housings. Eleven drive sizes are available, ranging from 1.0-6.5 in. bushing bores with power ratings up to 300 hp. Each size offers carburization, ground gearing, taper roller bearings, and high temperature Viton seals. Falk(TM) TA Taper®...

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Worm Wheel Reduction Gearboxes have low-backlash design.
Gearheads and Gearboxes

Worm Wheel Reduction Gearboxes have low-backlash design.

Able to be designed to customer specifications, low-backlash (under 8 arc/min) worm wheel reduction gearboxes feature all-bearing design and precision cut gearing. Ratios from 5:1-120:1 are available as standard, with special ratios available on request. Other versions include those with 24 Vdc motor and NEMA 23 flange. Output shafts in 303 stainless steel are available, separately, in single- or...

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Gears

American Axle & Manufacturing Introduces New Exclusive 3.42 PowerDense® Gear Set Designed to Improve Fuel Economy

AAPEX Show Booth #1458 DETROIT, Oct. 16 -- American Axle & Manufacturing (AAM), which is traded as AXL on the NYSE, today announced a new exclusive aftermarket 3.42 PowerDense(R) gear set for 2003 to 2007 Dodge Ram Heavy Duty 2500/3500 turbo diesel pickups. The gear set and its technology will be showcased at the Automotive Aftermarket Products Expo (AAPEX), October 31 through November 2. AAM...

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Gearheads and Gearboxes

High-Efficiency Reducers Added to LEESON Electric/Lincoln Motors Gear Reducer Product Family

LEESON Electric/Lincoln Motors has introduced three new gear product lines, including cast iron helical-inline, helical-worm and helical-bevel reducers. These product additions come to LEESON Electric/Lincoln Motors as part of the Sales/Marketing merge with Grove Gear and Electra-Gear announced October 15, 2007. The IronMan TorquelineTM Hi-Efficiency Products recently released by Grove Gear with...

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Material Processing Mills

ABB Wins $27-Million Mining Order in Sweden

Energy-efficient ABB drives at heart of world's most powerful grinding mills Zurich, Switzerland, May 31, 2007 - ABB, the leading power and automation technology group, has won an order worth about $27 million from Swedish mining company Boliden. ABB will supply gearless drive systems for two new grinding mills that will increase production at one of Europe's largest copper mines. The gearless...

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NEW! World K Series Induction, Reversible and Electromagnetic Brake Motors
AC Motors

NEW! World K Series Induction, Reversible and Electromagnetic Brake Motors

Oriental Motor has expanded it's World K Series AC motor product line. All World K Series models have a built-in overheat protection device and conform to major international safety standards. UL/CSA standards, CE marking and now carry the CCC (China Compulsory Certification system) mark. A Protective Earth terminal has been added for additional safety and the motors conform to the RoHS...

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