Mechanical Components

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Condition monitoring service saves €34,500

Condition monitoring service saves €34,500
When a manufacturer of centrifugal pumps for water treatment applications was developing a new high speed design, it could not understand why test-rig trials indicated a higher running temperature than the original concept. Duly concerned, the company contacted NSK, which sent an AIP+ (Added Value Programme) expert to the company’s site in France to perform a full vibration analysis. 
19th July 2018

Compatible handles for industrial aluminium frames

Compatible handles for industrial aluminium frames
Use of 30 to 40mm aluminium profiles for construction of equipment housings or screens and guards in machine shops has become a standard system in manufacturing industry and other industrial environments. These new handles from Elesa are a great help in providing door pull handles for machines and associated protective devices.
18th July 2018

Configure wear resistant gear wheels in sixty seconds

Configure wear resistant gear wheels in sixty seconds
It has been announced that igus has launched a new online configurator that enables engineers to configure gear wheels in just one minute. Once ordered via the web shop, the gear wheels are 3D printed from iglidur I6 material for quick dispatch. 
18th July 2018


Robust, functional chest handles

Robust, functional chest handles
  Making life easier for manual handlers of packing cases, equipment and other transport packaging, these chest handles from EMKA (UK) offer a strong and robust grip. 
18th July 2018

Following the links of the total cost of life for chain

Following the links of the total cost of life for chain
Specifying higher quality mechanical power transmission products usually comes with a price premium. Plant engineers and machine designers are advised to look at the ‘total cost of ownership’ rather than the purchase price when buying components such as transmission chain.
18th July 2018

Bearing solution saves over €130,000 at energy plant

Bearing solution saves over €130,000 at energy plant
When a UK-based electricity producer was experiencing frequent breakdowns due to bearing failures in two industrial fan units, the plant requested the services of NSK to propose and implement a suitable solution. After performing an application review as part of NSK’s AIP (Added Value Programme), a change of bearing and fixing arrangement led to significant cost savings.
18th July 2018

Rapid response on complete custom compression springs

Rapid response on complete custom compression springs
Despite their ex-stock availability of over 25,000 springs, Lee Spring deals with situations that require something custom on a daily basis, and a great deal of these come under the design heading of the compression type.
17th July 2018

Levelling foot castors enable in-situ adjustment

Levelling foot castors enable in-situ adjustment
The levelling foot castors offered as part of the WDS Component Parts range of castors and wheels for trolleys and mobile equipment, are designed to allow vertical adjustment so that the supported equipment can be levelled. The range also includes light, medium and heavy duty capacity models, so that virtually all requirements can be met from a single source.
16th July 2018

Constant force, constant load springs

Constant force, constant load springs
Constant force springs from Lee Spring ex-stock or custom, are a complete spring package offering constant force over the usable range. They are therefore suited for applications where a constant load is required.
16th July 2018

Moulded-Oil bearings offer long life at food plants

Moulded-Oil bearings offer long life at food plants
In the food industry, comprehensive cleaning regimes are commonplace, as companies look to meet stringent sector requirements on hygiene. However, such practises can prove detrimental to production line components, not least the bearings that provide motion in critical machinery, equipment and systems. 
16th July 2018


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