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NSK expands size of Industrial Machinery high performance standard NSKHPS™ series of large spherical roller bearings – Automotive World

NSK Ltd.  expands the size of  NSKHPS Series NSK has added 400 to 600mm size range bearings to its NSKHPS Series of large spherical roller bearings. These bearings achieve twice the life of conventional bearings and offer 30% lower heat generation and dimensional stability under high temperatures...

How do you feel about driverless vehicles?

Google, Audi and Ford have all been making headlines recently with driverless cars which have been gaining a lot of interest and support from those who are interested and have tested them. However, industrial machinery companies such as Caterpillar and Komatsu have also created their first fleet...

“Where we’re going, we don’t need roads”

Next year a variety of interesting inventions should appear on the market, according to Back to the Future anyway…

App of the Week

Our app of the week this week is ‘Glympse‘ an app allowing you to share your locations!

Windows 95 is back!

Ok well not officially, and not exactly as you remember it. It has returned from the dead 20 years after it’s release on the Samsung Gear Live. Yep, a smartwatch. 16 year old Corbin decided that the best use of his time was to take the Android...

The Chair-less Chair

Have you got a factory or warehouse? Have you got members of staff complaining of tiredness or aches and pains? This could be the solution!

Is 3D printing the future of Bearings?

igus has launched a new 3D printing material that could radically change the bearing and manufacturing industry. The filament (iglide tribo-filament)  is up to 50 times more resistant than conventional 3D printing materials such as ABS, and is the world’s first to be enhanced with tribological, or low-friction,...