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Scheuter Techniek joins BearingNet!

BearingNet would like to welcome Scheuter Techniek, who are the newest members of the platform!  Scheuter Techniek are located in Varsseveld (Achterhoek), Netherlands. The company import drive technology, tools and other products from all over the world which is then used to supply their customers all over Europe....

Laagrimees is the latest Member to Join BearingNet!

BearingNet would like to welcome the newest member to the platform! Laagrimees were established in 2014 and are based in Tallinn, Estonia. The company sells a variety of products such as bearings, seals, lubricants, equipment maintenance tools and a variety of transmission products. All the products they supply...

Parker Hannifin maintains operations at Romanian belt-drive factory

Parker Hannifin, the global leader in motion and control technologies, has worked with PH Technique SRL to help solve oil leakage problems, and reduce machine downtime to only four hours per week at Arntz Optibelt Group’s factory in Romania. Optibelt is a global manufacturer of belt drives,...

Total Machine Solutions Inc Joins BearingNet!

BearingNet welcome’s Total Machine Solutions Inc to the platform! With over 60 years combined experience in the power transmission market, Marvin Goldman and Kevin Orlofski founded Total Machines Solutions in 1996 and are now located in New York and New Jersey, USA. The company pride’s themselves on...

Get to know your Freewheeling Clutch Types

There are four different types of freewheeling clutch, also known as overrunning clutches. They are all used to freewheel or overrun in one direction while maintaining the driving rotational force in a different direction. One of the main characteristics of all freewheeling clutch occurs when the driven...

NTN’s Sentinel Series decreases downtime at poultry processing plant

One of the United States’ largest poultry producers was suffering production crippling bearing failures on its cropper machine caused by water ingression. Failures were occurring on a monthly basis, accounting for over $33,750 in lost production per month. NTN’s engineering and sales support team performed a comprehensive...

Tips for Servicing Tapered Roller Bearings

Tapered roller bearings excel in applications where radial and thrust forces are high. They are usually used in pairs (inner and outer bearings on a wheel) to contend with axial forces. They also transfer the load more evenly to the roller surface. In 1895, farmer John Lincoln...

Should I invest in stainless steel for bearings?

When it comes to bearing materials, there are certain options that are better suited for some situations then others. Chrome steel is a very common bearing material, but there are certain occasions where you’ll need an alternative to protect your parts from certain hazards or meet performance...

The worlds first High-power electric, autonomous street sweeper launched!

Finnish street maintenance technology developer Trombia Technologies has unveiled the world’s first high-power electric, autonomous street sweeper, with potential to cut 3 million metric tons of CO2 annually The company’s Trombia Free cleaning device use less than 15% of the power required by currently available heavy suction...

EPTDA AGM appoints a new Board of Directors & President for 2021-2022

EPTDA, the leading executive association for industrial distribution distributors and manufacturers across Europe, the Middle East & Africa – announces the appointment of its new 2021-2022 Board of Directors and President, effective 1 October 2020. Visit the EPTDA website today to find out more information about the new...