Gears and Bearings

Gears and Bearings September 23, 2019

Rapid overhaul of generator rotor needed due to lack of maintenance

Carrying out routine maintenance on a large turbine generator calls for expertise as well as the experience to achieve an efficient and cost-effective project.

By Alex Edwards
Gears and Bearings August 8, 2019

Understanding failure to improve turbomachinery designs

Expert failure analysis techniques deliver improved reliability for demanding manufacturing operations.

By Kirill Grebinnyk, Dr. Vamadevan Gowreesan, and Ricardo Guerrero
Gears and Bearings June 1, 2019

Planetary gearheads by KEB America

The planetary gearheads are a perfect compliment to the DL3 line of dynamic servo motors

By KEB America
Gears and Bearings June 1, 2019

SealMaster® Large Bore Performance Gold Line Mounted Ball Bearing by Regal Beloit

Available in both a medium 2 7/16” and up and standard 2 11/16” and up shaft sizes, the time-saving axial groove in the inner ring bore allows for easier bearing removal.

By Regal Beloit America
Gears and Bearings November 2, 2018

Heavy-duty conveyors

The 400 Series conveyors combine a low profile of 3 inches with load carrying capacities to 1,000 lb., and speeds of up to 2,000 fpm to satisfy material handling requirements. These conveyors are ideal for transporting heavy loads in tight quarters. Belt widths of up to 60 inches are available, in lengths to 100 feet.

By Staff
Gears and Bearings November 2, 2018

Dry guard

Dry Guard bearings feature a unique diamond-like coating, and are designed to significantly reduce the coefficient of friction, enabling longer periods of safe operation under dry run conditions. Dry running can inadvertently occur when a source tank empties or a valve is shut off up stream from the pump.

By Staff
Gears and Bearings November 2, 2018

Product Intros – 1970-01-01

Rack design reduces forklift damageThe Defender rack frame can be applied to new and existing installations to resist and reduce forklift damage. The front column is moved back 9-in. from the aisle to reduce forklift contact. The bottom front column is made of tubular steel with a 3/16-in. thick wall to take more abuse than other racks.

By Staff
Gears and Bearings August 25, 2017

Top 5 Plant Engineering articles, August 21-27: bearing maintenance, fuel cells, boiler replacement, and more

Articles about bearing maintenance, fuel cells, boiler replacement, reducing energy waste, and condensing boilers were Plant Engineering's five most clicked articles from last week, August 21-27. Were you out? You can catch up here.

By Sierra Grayson, Production Coordinator, CFE Media