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Advanced Engineering 2020

NEC, Birmingham(B40 1NT)

04/11/2020 - 05/11/2020

The UK's largest annual advanced manufacturing trade show, Advanced Engineering is your opportunity to (more)

Drives & Controls Exhibition

NEC, Birmingham(B40 1NT)

25/01/2021 - 27/01/2021

The show brings together key suppliers of state-of-the-art equipment representing the multi-tasking culture (more)

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Corrosion resistant roller chain for humid environments
Iwis introduced a range of corrosion-resistant roller chains at this year's Hannover Fair. The corrosion resistant chains have, the company says, an exceptional fatigue and a high breaking strength. The CR chains from Iwis have an outstanding resistance to chemicals and a higher corrosion (more...)
High precision timing belt now available in smaller pitch
High accuracy Brecoflex StandardPlus polyurethane timing belts are now available in AT3 pitch sizes from Poole based power transmission specialist Transmission Developments. The StandardPlus range which was originally launched in 5 and 10mm pitch, T and AT versions, takes advantage of advances in (more...)
Cut costs, save energy
Companies switching to PolyChain timing belts could cut energy cost by circa 10% over three years, according to BSL Brammer. Developed to improve belt drive efficiency and cut life time costs, PolyChain features a unique polyurethane compound giving it long life and hardwearing characteristics, plus (more...)
Increased wear life for next generation ANSI roller chain
Tsubaki's 'seventh generation' ANSI standard chain employs an innovative bushing system that greatly improves internal lubrication and extends wear life by 100 percent in the most popular RS80 to RS140 sizes. A combination of the new 'lube groove' bushing and an exhaustive testing regime also means (more...)
Massive chain turns Colossus
A huge length of chain, weighing in at over 11 tonnes and measuring 225 feet in length, has been designed and manufactured in the UK by Renold. It is used to drive a 3,000 tonne capacity carousel for the laying of undersea pipe and umbilical cable for the offshore oil industry. The carousel, dubbed (more...)
Reliable chain solution for green power generation
A privately owned water mill on the river Ems in northern Germany has been adapted by its owner to produce hydropower electricity using its two paddle wheels to drive a generator. The driving energy of the paddle wheels is transferred to the generator via a chain and sprocket arrangement. Particular (more...)
Don't buy chain based on breaking load
Too many engineers are selecting chain according to the wrong criteria and are ending up with a product that is destined to either premature wear, or even failure, as a result. That is according to a recent report on Renold Chain's web site as the company launches a series of initiatives to try and (more...)
Achieving 100 percent reliability
Roller chain has to perform as a highly efficient and reliable component of a transmission system; however, what constitutes "reliable" varies greatly from company to company, and from engineer to engineer. There are many factors that influence chain performance and by taking each one into account, (more...)
Thriller ride chooses performance chain
Renold Chain has recently won orders from some of the biggest names in thriller theme park rides to supply replacement drive chains as part of routine maintenance procedures. In each case ride engineers have specified Renold because of high performance, extended wear life and reliability. Valhalla (more...)
During production of the recent Tim Burton directed Charlie and The Chocolate Factory film staring Johnny Depp, the special effects engineers at Pinewood Studios contacted their local WYKO branch in Slough to help with a major challenge; how to pull a 6 tonne boat nearly 300ft through a winding (more...)
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