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The different application of pu timing belts

Timing belts are rubber and have strong teeth that may interlock with camshaft and crankshaft cogwheels. It is an internal combustion engine component that is responsible for coordinating the rotation of the camshaft and the crankshaft. Polyurethane timing belt allows the engine valves to open and close appropriately during...

The pallet truck supplier improving efficiency in the warehouse industry

The warehouse and logistics industry is one that thrives on efficiency and safety. Thanks to Midland Bearings, a leading supplier of pallet trucks and manual handling equipment, warehouses up and down the country have been able to optimise workloads and increase productivity, without compromising on staff safety....

New European logistics hub for Carter Bearings

Precision bearings specialist CARTER MANUFACTURING is delighted to announce the opening of a new European logistics hub in Valencia, Spain. The facility will support European customers by supplying products directly within the European Union and offers many benefits and opportunities for new and existing clients. Transporting products...

Motion Industries breaks ground for new facility

Motion Industries, Inc., a leading distributor of maintenance, repair, and operation replacement parts, and a premier provider of industrial technology solutions, held a ground-breaking ceremony at the site of its planned shop facility in Irondale, Alabama. In attendance were Randy Breaux, Motion President, and Joe Limbaugh, Motion...

We continue to grow: New Julsa chain support and workshop

Julsa S A will be hosting a webinar on Tuesday 24th November 2020. Santiago Traspas, a specialist in transmission systems, will show the capabilities of their new chain workshop, all the services they can offer you, as well as exclusive products with solutions for all sectors. At...

How To Maximise Your Sumitomo Eccentric Bearing Service Life?

Cyclo Drive, which is mainly found inside the machine’s gearboxes, is designed to simultaneously reduce the speed of the input shaft and distribute torque within the application. Placed within this drive is a special spare part called eccentric bearing which contributes to a strong vibration absorption ability...

How do Flender N-EUPEX® couplings reduce downtime?

There is nothing more important in production than keeping your plant up and running. Downtime can often be costly, resulting in lost production and a reduction in profits. Keeping downtime to a minimum and optimising productivity is a priority in every industry. Flender N-EUPEX® pin couplings, also...

The 6 stages of implementing a successful Lockout Tagout Program

The main aim of a lockout tagout program is to protect workers from harm caused by the unintentional start-up of machinery or release of stored energy. A program should prevent injuries and fatalities to personnel working within or near to operational machinery when conducting maintenance or servicing....

Oxford Brookes University turns to Carter Bearings!

For the last 5 years, Oxford-based Carter Bearings has provided support to one of the UK’s leading teams in the Formula Student motorsport series, a prestigious racing programme organised and overseen by the Institution of Mechanical Engineers (IMechE). One of the leading entrants in it, the Oxford Brookes Racing (OBR)...

Model maintenance – SMB Bearings

First-person view (FPV) drone racing is a competitive sport where participants pilot drones via a camera and a head-mounted live stream display. In such competitive races, winning can come down to the smallest of margins, so mechanical components must always perform optimally. Here, Chris Johnson, managing director...