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January 27-30, 2020
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Anaheim, CA

March 29 - April 01, 2020
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Long Beach, CA

April 25-30, 2020
ISRI 2020 - CANCELLED
Las Vegas, NV

NEWSROOM

24 August 2020

Ameridrives Universal Joint Rebuild and Repair Service Brochure Just Released

Ameridrives Universal Joint Rebuild and Repair Service Brochure Just Released. Ameridrives is the only American manufacturer of large universal joints up to 1300 mm in diameter with local sales and engineering support along with a comprehensive rebuild and repair program.

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13 July 2020

steel plate mill levelers

Ameridrives Custom U-Joints for Steel Plate Mill Leveler

A large steel producer was experiencing failures of the U-joints on a plate mill leveler at their Indiana plant. The mill produces 160 in. wide plates that are then cut-to-length. The 350 mm U-Joints drive a series of 6 upper and 7 lower rollers that level 2 in. to 6 in. thick steel plates as they pass through.

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11 May 2020

Ameridrives Smart Couplings Remove Guesswork

Ameridrives Smart Couplings Remove Guesswork

Quite often, the collection of precise data in drive technology applications can be problematic. Data monitoring in a rotating drivetrain is difficult because a direct networking cable connection is often not an available option. Nothing sends shivers down the spine of for example, a production line manager or a system integrator like uncertainty.

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08 April 2020

Covid-19 Video Image

Altra's Global Covid-19 Response

Altra’s businesses are providing essential products and technology being used on the front lines of the COVID-19 war. Altra has received many letters from our customers asking for our help and our brands have responded.

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12 December 2019

Coupling Connections

Using Couplings to Reduce Downtime

Downtime, downtime, downtime. When it’s planned, it’s bearable. When it’s not, it’s not.
To maintain machinery, planned downtime is necessary. To fix broken equipment, unplanned downtime is excruciating, especially when your factory is running closer and closer to full capacity.

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