Step-Flex couplings reduce resonance in stepper motor ball screw assemblies

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Mechanical resonance in motion systems can cause, not only unpleasant noise, but can lead to oscillations in the machine that reduce the positional accuracy of the system. This…

Compact servo couplings provide backlash-free torque transmission

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The ROBA-DS servo couplings with split clamping hubs allow easy and fast installation, even in difficult ambient conditions. They are suitable for large shaft distances and in all…

Couplings specifically for liquid cooling applications

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CPC (Colder Products Company), a provider of quick disconnect couplings and fittings for plastic tubing, announces the expansion of its LQ product offering to include LQ4 Series Couplings….

Kop-Flex service program recertifies used couplings to API 671 standard

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Emerson’s Power Transmission Solutions introduced a new program for restoring used high-performance couplings to like-new condition, certified to API 671, with a full original factory warranty. Ideal for…

Kop-Flex service program recertifies used couplings to API 671 standard

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Emerson’s Power Transmission Solutions introduced a new program for restoring used high-performance couplings to like-new condition, certified to API 671, with a full original factory warranty. Ideal for…

Emerson releases asset managment tool for critical drivetrain couplings

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Emerson’s Power Transmission Solutions has released the industry’s first online tool for tracking the location, life history and latest revision drawings and installation instructions for all critical drivetrain…

Emerson releases asset managment tool for critical drivetrain couplings

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Emerson’s Power Transmission Solutions has released the industry’s first online tool for tracking the location, life history and latest revision drawings and installation instructions for all critical drivetrain…

Altra Industrial Motion aquires Guardian Industries

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Altra Industrial Motion Corp., a global manufacturer and marketer of electromechanical power transmission and motion control products, announced the acquisition of Guardian Industries, Inc. The acquisition of Guardian…

Altra Industrial Motion aquires Guardian Industries

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Altra Industrial Motion Corp., a global manufacturer and marketer of electromechanical power transmission and motion control products, announced the acquisition of Guardian Industries, Inc. The acquisition of Guardian…

Shaft Coupling Solves Resonance Problems in Ball Screws

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Miki Pulley has introduced its Step-Flex Coupling for direct sale to OEM’s in North America. The Step-Flex is an altogether new class of shaft coupling. This design was…

Shaft Coupling Solves Resonance Problems in Ball Screws

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Miki Pulley has introduced its Step-Flex Coupling for direct sale to OEM’s in North America. The Step-Flex is an altogether new class of shaft coupling. This design was…

Zero-Max CD Couplings add Electrical Insulation Protection to Mechanical Components

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Motion system designers have a new option to arrest electrical current. In addition to their primary function, Zero-Max CD couplings are designed with composite flex elements that are…

Zero-Max CD Couplings add Electrical Insulation Protection to Mechanical Components

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Motion system designers have a new option to arrest electrical current. In addition to their primary function, Zero-Max CD couplings are designed with composite flex elements that are…

Zero-Max CD® Couplings With Flex Element Design

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Motion system designers have a new option to arrest electrical current. In addition to their primary function, Zero-Max CD® couplings are designed with composite flex elements that are…

Rigid couplings for packaging applications

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Ruland offers rigid couplings that are designed for packaging applications. They have precision honed bores, anti-vibration hardware, and opposing hardware on two-piece styles to ensure superior fit, alignment,…

Rigid couplings for packaging applications

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Ruland offers rigid couplings that are designed for packaging applications. They have precision honed bores, anti-vibration hardware, and opposing hardware on two-piece styles to ensure superior fit, alignment,…

New Industrial Coupling Catalog Offering

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Power Transmission Solutions, a business unit of Emerson Industrial Automation,  has introduced its consolidated 300-page industrial coupling catalog covering Kop-Flex, Jaure, Morse and Browning products in bore sizes…

New Industrial Coupling Catalog Offering

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Power Transmission Solutions, a business unit of Emerson Industrial Automation,  has introduced its consolidated 300-page industrial coupling catalog covering Kop-Flex, Jaure, Morse and Browning products in bore sizes…

Rigid couplings for power transmission applications

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Torsionally stiff rigid couplings are best used on shafts that are already in proper alignment, so are well-suited to pump, mixer, drive shafts, and other power transmission applications….

Rigid couplings for power transmission applications

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Torsionally stiff rigid couplings are best used on shafts that are already in proper alignment, so are well-suited to pump, mixer, drive shafts, and other power transmission applications….

Bellows couplings for printing applications

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Ruland, Marlborough, Mass. manufactures bellows couplings with high torsional stiffness that can accommodate all forms of misalignment and are well suited for large format printers, 3D printers, offset…

Bellows couplings for printing applications

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Ruland, Marlborough, Mass. manufactures bellows couplings with high torsional stiffness that can accommodate all forms of misalignment and are well suited for large format printers, 3D printers, offset…

High-speed shear spacer protects against torque overloads

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The Kop-Flex high-speed shear spacer coupling from Emerson Industrial Automation, Florence, Ky., uses a patented double-tube design, precision machining and bearings, and special metal treatments to help provide…

Blog gives coupling selection and design advice

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A few weeks ago, I blogged about a special traveling educational event, the Realigning America Tour, which is still underway. The event, co-sponsored by Lovejoy Inc. and VibrAlign Inc.,…

Pick the right coupling for each high tech application

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Selecting the right coupling for your application is critical to system safety and reliability, says Ruland Manufacturing Co. Inc., Marlborough, Mass., which manufactures a diverse couplings product line…