Mechanical - Motors, Drives

The benefits of testing a 3-phase electric motor

Testing a three-phase motor with a polarization index test (PI), megger test, or surge test on a... » more

Differences between electric motors and generators

Electric motors and generators have significant differences in terms of function and what they are... » more

Gear drive specification Webcast: Your questions answered

Robin Olson, director of applications engineering, Rexnord Industries, answered additional... » more

Control room temperatures: Strategies to beat the heat

Air-to-water exchangers can reduce variable frequency drive (VFD) heat exposure. » more

A drive to succeed

Turn detective to troubleshoot ac drives for a quick resolution that will save time and money at a... » more

Gear motor and gearhead line

A full line of gear motors and gearheads has been designed to pair with every servo motor, creating... » more

The ABCs of VFDs

Find the right application to match the motor need and know the conditions for using a variable... » more

Motor control devices for low-voltage management

The motor control devices of the Simocode pro product series were developed specifically for the... » more

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Rotary screw air compressors

The oil-flooded rotary screw air compressors provide a more energy-efficient solution for customers with high-capacity air requirements. » more

Mobile portable compressor

The M58 is a mobile portable compressed that has a powder coated, weatherproofed steel cabinet built to withstand harsh conditions. » more

Spring cotter pins for axial mounting

The GN 1024 cotter pins can be used for the axial mounting of bolts and axles. » more

Precision limit switches

The precision limit/position switches are designed to be mounted in tight locations and have a 4mm diameter barrel.  » more

PVC coated sealing locknut

Plasti-Bond's PVC coated sealing locknut provides protection for exposed conduit threads from corrosion.  » more

Webcasts

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Machine Safety Blog

Machine Safety: Benefits of safety assessments, risk...

The need to evaluate hazards and apply corrective actions to reduce... » more

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Videos

Top 4 mistakes made when precision balancing

Tom Hoenig of GTI Predictive Technology discusses...

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