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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
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Las Vegas, NV

Universal Joints

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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17 September 2018

Coupling Payload Group

Couplings: Designed to Carry the Pay(load)

Couplings. There certainly is no shortage of couplings — or things to couple them with. There also seems to be no lack of applications for them. You say you need to reduce the transmission of shock loads from one shaft to another? That’s a classic application for shaft couplings; but really, couplings are application-intensive. They’re everywhere.

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26 October 2017

Engine Test Expo 2017

Companies of Altra Industrial Motion attends Engine Expo 2017

Engine Expo was the must-attend event for anyone involved in the design and development of OEM engines and powertrains as well as the sale or procurement of engine components, engine manufacturing systems, engine accessories, new technologies and materials.

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29 October 2015

U Joint Reduce Mill Vibration

Universal Joints Help Reduce Mill Vibration

Steel producers worldwide continually refine their processes to serve the changing needs of their customers. For example, Federal emission standards and consumers demand more efficient vehicles without compromising performance and styling. In response, steel producers have begun to develop thinner, lighter weight auto gage steels that perform as well and look better than previous materials.

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