The world of high horsepower drives often calls for mechanical design to be approached from different perspectives. As motors, gearboxes and machines increase in size, power density can become disproportionate from one driveline component to the next, emphasizing the need for more rugged, robust and compact equipment to be used. (read more)
When it comes to machinery that utilizes this type of equipment, professionals at all levels know that shut down for maintenance can be extremely costly, and that unplanned downtime can have catastrophic effects on the profitability of a process. (read more)
A variable length line shaft with removable hubs solves the issue of shaft sizes and
lengths changing (within adjustment range) as a machine is built or upgraded.
With a variable length line shaft, the overall length can be changed in minutes
by simply loosening and tightening a couple of machine screws. (read more)