Shaft Sealing Sleeves eliminate need to replace worn shafts.
Shaft Sleeves

Shaft Sealing Sleeves eliminate need to replace worn shafts.

Offering solution for worn or damaged shafts on rotating equipment, SPEEDI-SLEEVE® products utilize proprietary stainless steel material and are available for shaft diameters from 0.472-8 in. Thin sleeve walls, measuring 0.011 in., allow users to retain original seal size. Removable flange facilitates installation, while lubricant pockets enable lubricant to reside on sleeve to prevent...

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New Motor and Gear Unit Packages will Allow Integrators to Easily and Economically Create Custom External Axis Systems
Controls and Controllers

New Motor and Gear Unit Packages will Allow Integrators to Easily and Economically Create Custom External Axis Systems

Packages to simplify design, optimize performance and cost-efficiency AUBURN HILLS, Mich. - ABB Robotics, a leading supplier of industrial robots, is introducing standardized packages of its well-proven motor and gear units to allow integrators to easily and economically create custom external axis systems. Already an integral component of ABB's range of positioners and robots, the motor and gear...

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Turbines

Siemens to Supply Wind Turbines for Onshore Projects in Brazil

Siemens Energy has received an order to deliver 63 of its SWT-2.3-101 wind turbines for five wind power plants in Brazil. The wind turbines have a rating of 2.3 megawatts (MW) and a rotor diameter of 101 meters. Purchaser is the utility Tractebel Energia, headquartered in Florianópolis, Brazil. After commissioning in late 2012, the combined capacity of the five projects will be 145 MW. Four of...

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Locking Pull Handle aesthetically enhances door security.
Handles, Pulls and Levers

Locking Pull Handle aesthetically enhances door security.

Key operated from outside with turn piece on inside, LP Series integrates contemporary postmount style door pull with deadbolt locking system. Cylinder and thumbturn location eliminates physical strain when locking and unlocking, while design facilitates mounting. Able to be used on multiple swinging and sliding door types, product can incorporate Yale® 1109 rim cylinder or Yale K680 SFIC...

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Shaft Couplings Buying Guide
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Shaft Couplings Buying Guide

Do you need a disc, gear, grid, or jaw shaft coupling? If you're unsure the exact type of shaft coupling to use for your project, download the shaft coupling buying guide prepared by ThomasNet. Learn about the different applications each shaft coupling is used for.

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Motors

Regal Beloit Announces Incremental Warranty Expense in the Second Quarter 2011

(Beloit, WI): Regal Beloit Corporation (NYSE:RBC) announced today that it has detected a production flaw in certain standard motors produced in one of its facilities during a limited period in 2011. This abnormality, which has been corrected, could lead to early bearing failure in certain motors and does not present a safety concern. These motors are used in outdoor condensing units for air...

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Controls and Controllers

All-In-One Machine Controller Simplifies Development of Advanced New Plasma Tube Cutter

* five motion axes and I/O are managed by compact real-time controller Fort Smith, AR, July 25, 2011 - An innovative new plasma cutting machine for flue pipes has been developed by Techserv Cutting Systems, the specialist manufacturer of CNC profile cutting systems. Advanced interpolated motion of the cutting system is used to dramatically increase production throughput - using an economic...

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Cylindrical Roller Bearings enhance turbine gearbox reliability.
Bearings

Cylindrical Roller Bearings enhance turbine gearbox reliability.

SKF Separable High-Capacity Cylindrical Roller Bearings support high-speed shafts and high-speed intermediate shafts in wind turbine gearboxes. Designed for optimal load-carrying capacity as well as to eliminate risks of roller-to-roller smearing and adhesive wear in service, bearings features brass cage that promotes lower inertia, integrated cage guidance on inner ring (shoulder), and...

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Dry Lubricated Bearings perform virtually maintenance-free.
Bearings

Dry Lubricated Bearings perform virtually maintenance-free.

Suited for hostile applications and extreme temperatures up to 660°F, SKF DryLube Bearings are filled with dry lubricant based on graphite or molybdenum disulfide and resin binder. Lubricant is injected into free space of bearing, bonded to cage, and cured until it solidifies. During bearing's operation, dry lubricant maintains thin film on raceways and rolling elements to protect against...

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Electrical Power Generators

MY1.5Se Wind Turbines Passes Official LVRT Testing

ZHONGSHAN, China, July 21, 2011 - China Ming Yang Wind Power Group Limited ("Ming Yang" or the "Company") (NYSE:MY), a leading wind turbine manufacturer in China, today announced its MY1.5Se wind turbine generator ("WTG" or "turbine") has successfully passed low voltage ride through ("LVRT") performance tests and has received the certification test report. The testing reported was issued by the...

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Aircraft

Boeing Delivers First 737 with Performance Improvement Engines

Performance and drag improvements provided at no additional cost to customers SEATTLE, July 21, 2011 - The first Boeing (NYSE: BA) Next-Generation 737 with the certified performance improvement engines was delivered on a 737-800 to China Southern Airlines at Boeing Field in Seattle last week. The new CFM56-7BE engine configuration, which is now standard on all delivered 737s, is an improved...

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How SpinSelect Can Save You Time and Money
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How SpinSelect Can Save You Time and Money

Thanks to the unique SpinSelect™ Multi-Pocket selectable quick change tool holder, it's time to rethink the range, complexity and volume of parts that your lathe can produce. Our Spin-Select™ tool was created to increase productivity and consistency by decreasing downtime associated with lathe cutting tool and insert setups or changeovers. This product is a game-changer for the industry and we're pleased to show you why.

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