Hydraulic transmission replaces motors
Replacing an existing one-speed motor allows it to operate limited-speed machinery anywhere from 0-800 rpm in either direction. The 3459 in.
Replacing an existing one-speed motor allows it to operate limited-speed machinery anywhere from 0-800 rpm in either direction. The 3459 in.-lb of torque permits the operator to instantly speed up, slow down, stop, soft start, and reverse loads continuously. The transmission is a self-contained, split drive system that simplifies installation, since only the compact hydraulic is mounted to the machinery.
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Before the calendar turned, 2016 already had the makings of a pivotal year for manufacturing, and for the world.
There were the big events for the year, including the United States as Partner Country at Hannover Messe in April and the 2016 International Manufacturing Technology Show in Chicago in September. There's also the matter of the U.S. presidential elections in November, which promise to shape policy in manufacturing for years to come.
But the year started with global economic turmoil, as a slowdown in Chinese manufacturing triggered a worldwide stock hiccup that sent values plummeting. The continued plunge in world oil prices has resulted in a slowdown in exploration and, by extension, the manufacture of exploration equipment.
Read more: 2015 Salary Survey