Gearheads and Gearboxes

Unidrive M Enables Render Technology to Push the Limits
Servo Motor Controllers and Drives

Unidrive M Enables Render Technology to Push the Limits

Render Technology, a specialist in the manufacture of end-of-line handling and palletising machines for the packaging market, has switched its drives partner to Emerson. The business has seen productivity of its machines increase by 20% as a result of using Emerson’s Control Techniques Unidrive M variable speed drives. Before the implementation of Unidrive M, Render’s machines were able to...

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Gears

ASCO Sintering Wins 2105 Grand Prize from MPIF for Advanced Medical Surgical Device Using Planetary Gear System

Sam Moorman, Sales Engineer, ASCO Sintering, California, USA accepted a Grand Prize Award in the Medical/Dental Category of the 2015 Powder Metallurgy Design Excellence Awards Competition.Â-  The MPIF award was given for a sinter-hardened steel planetary gear system, featuring a carrier with an integrated sun gear and three planetary gears. The miniature system is used in a single-use,...

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Cards

ABB Highlights Comprehensive Solar Portfolio at Intersolar North America

ABB demonstrates the industry’s broadest solar value proposition with the largest product portfolio, while launching new rapid shutdown devices for inverters, WiFi logger cards and solar pump drives. San Francisco, CAÂ- — ABB, the solar industry’s leading technology solutions provider, is unveiling new solar technologies and best practices at Intersolar North America 2015 this week....

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Planetary Screw Assemblies offer travel speeds up to 1.5 m/s.
Drive Screws

Planetary Screw Assemblies offer travel speeds up to 1.5 m/s.

Available with screw diameters up to 75 mm and leads up to 20 mm, Planetary Screw Assemblies achieve dynamic load capacities of 544 kN and static load capacities of 1,496 kN.Â- Planets rotate with defined contact profile in nut around screw in parallel to axis, ensuring smooth operation and minimized noise emission. Assemblies are suited for use in medium-sized and heavy-duty machinery such...

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Planetary Gearboxes ease disassembly from machine.
Gearheads and Gearboxes

Planetary Gearboxes ease disassembly from machine.

Suitable for harsh applications, 300 Series offers torque range of 1,000–1,287,000 Nm and gear ratios from 3.4–5,234.Â- FDK version, with hollow shaft and 2 keys at 120°, uses axial locking ring with threaded holes for reliable shaft mounting. Keyed hollow shaft is available in sizes ranging from 300–310. FZP version, available in sizes from 311–325, features splined hollow...

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EXSYS Gearbox and Toolholding Solutions Take Center Stage at WESTEC
Tooling

EXSYS Gearbox and Toolholding Solutions Take Center Stage at WESTEC

SAN ANTONIO, Fla. – At WESTEC 2015, Sept. 15-17, EXSYS Tool, Inc. will showcase a wide range of advanced manufacturing technologies in booth 1919. On display will be new gearbox solutions along with toolholding innovations that include the EPPINGER brand Compacto™ C3, C4, C5 and C6 base holder system as well as the PRECI-FLEX® modular quick-change tooling system. EPPINGER’s new line...

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Local CNC Experts Help Chinese Company to Develop Radically Improved Gear Cutting Machine
CNC Machinery

Local CNC Experts Help Chinese Company to Develop Radically Improved Gear Cutting Machine

• combining local expertise with NUM’s unique know-how in gear production helps achieve a machine that can outpace other gear hobbers. Naperville, IL,Â- – NUM China has helped Betek to accelerate the development of a groundbreaking six-axis precision gear hobbing machine. By utilizing a direct-drive spindle and NUM’s ultra-precise electronic gearbox and renowned CNC gear hobbing...

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Helical In-Line Reducers offer up to 18,587 lb-in. torque.
Gearheads and Gearboxes

Helical In-Line Reducers offer up to 18,587 lb-in. torque.

Combining LeCentric reducer with choice of Regal electric motors, Pre-assembled LeCentric GEAR+MOTOR™ Units are made of cast iron and are torque-rated from 5,974–18,587 lb-in. with max input of 1/3–40 hp. Units are available with ratios up to 680.03:1, with double and triple reduction designs and efficiencies as high as 97%. Utilizing wide range of removable bases and mounting hardware,...

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Gears

Planetary Gear Units offer up to 5,450 kNm torque.

Available in 10 sizes withÂ- torque range from 1,700–5,450 kNm, Planurex 3 Series features compact design that enables space-saving, high transmission ratios to be achieved. Size grading is harmonized to minimize jump in power ratings between different sizes. All sizes can absorb peak loads up to twice their nominal torque. Part of Integrated Drive System, planetary gear units are...

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Regal Introduces Sustainable Conveying Options with Dry-Running Chain, 90-Percent Efficient Gear Reducers, and Corrosion-Resistant Bearings
Conveyor Belts

Regal Introduces Sustainable Conveying Options with Dry-Running Chain, 90-Percent Efficient Gear Reducers, and Corrosion-Resistant Bearings

New System Plast NG™ Evo chain, Hub City HERA® gear reducers and wash-down bearings exhibited FLORENCE, Ky. – Regal Power Transmission Solutions takes sustainable conveying to a new level at the Craft Brewers Conference & Beer Expo with displays of the new dry-running System Plast NG Evo chain and belt, Hub City's 90-percent efficient HERA gear reducers (High Efficiency Right...

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