MRO Magazine

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Lubrication

Product
November 1, 2003  

Oil Drums Protect Lubricants From Contaminants

Oil Safe professional lubrication tools feature a sealing system that keeps dust, dirt, sand, water and other contaminants from compromising lubricant integrity. They keep lubricants free of contamina…

Feature
November 1, 2003  

Payback Time

The maintenance team at SDS Kerr-Beavers Dental in Morrisburg, Ont., has a lot to be proud of: proactive maintenance, less-costly machine rebuilds, accurate downtime and repair time tracking, and a ne…

Feature
November 1, 2003  

Focus on Linear Motion: Applications Broaden for Rodless Cylinders

While its name is a bit confusing, when it comes to applications, there’s no underestimating how much rodless cylinder technology is helping those in the automotive assembly, packaging, food productio…

Feature
November 1, 2003  

Focus on Linear Motion: Reducing System Complexity

Production machinery such as spraying equipment, measuring systems, winding machines and cutting/slitting equipment often includes a positioning or reciprocating linear motion assembly. Operating and …

Feature
November 1, 2003  

Plans Underway for Big 2004 Lubrication Conference in Toronto

If you’re involved with lubrication, start making plans to join 1,500 tribology and lubrication professionals representing 50 industries from around the world at the 2004 Society of Tribologists & Lub…

Feature
November 1, 2003  

Quiet Bearings Make for Quiet Electric Motors

For long life and minimal motor noise, it is important to select a quiet bearing for electric motors. Today, electric motors function at increasingly higher speeds and higher operating temperatures, a…

News
October 24, 2003  

Rodless cylinder market up 65% in Canada

Toronto, ON — “When it comes to linear motion manufacturing, demand for rodless cylinder technology has increased…

News
September 19, 2003  

Plans underway for big 2004 lubrication conference in Toronto

Toronto, ON — If you’re involved with lubrication, start making plans to join 1,500 tribology and lubrication prof…

Feature
September 1, 2003  

Finding what you need (September 01, 2003)

www.mro-esource.com Boston Gear offers 2D and 3D CAD drawings, dimensional drawings and PDF spec sheets for its stainless steel 700 series worm gear speed reducers through its on-line product selecto…

Feature
June 1, 2003  

Chain oils prevent corrosion

Long-life Molykote chain oils are available from Dow Corning. Extended chain life is made possible due to the use of synthetic-based formulations that resist emulsification and a tackifier that preven…

Feature
June 1, 2003  

How to reduce unexpected bearing failures

Every premature bearing failure reduces plant performance and profitability. According to the technical experts at SKF Maintenance Products, more than 60 per cent of premature bearing failures can be …

Feature
June 1, 2003  

New appointments at MRO magazine group

New publisher heads MRO group’s four properties.We’ve gone through a staff change lately, so I want to bring you up to date. As of May 12, 2003, Nick Naunheimer has become publisher of the MRO group o…

Product
June 1, 2003  

Specialty motor operates at ultra-low temperatures

Empire Magnets has introduced a line of step motors for motion control applications that require reliable motor operation in extremely cold conditions. Rated for operation in temperatures as low as 20…

Product
June 1, 2003  

Spherical roller bearing keeps out contaminates from felt rolls

As an integral part of the wet end of a paper machine, felt roll bearings are subject to the ingress of corrosive contaminates during operation as well as during wash-down procedures. Entering through…

News
May 28, 2003  

Hydro-Quebec gets predictive monitoring technology to optimize maintenance operations

Montreal, QC — Hydro-Quebec plans to expand its asset monitoring capabilities with the new condition monitoring so…

News
May 5, 2003  

New publisher, associate publisher, named for MRO magazine group

Don Mills, ON – Nick Naunheimer has been appointed Publisher of Machinery & Equipment MRO, Canadian Electrical Equ…

News
April 17, 2003  

Helston steps down as publisher of MRO magazine

Toronto, ON — Peter Helston stepped down from the position of publisher of Machinery & Equipment MRO magazine this…

Product
April 1, 2003  

Bearing catalogue includes in-depth technical information

Rexnord Bearing Group’s 88-page bearing catalogue features both Krown Regal Centrik-Lok and standard MB precision mounted ball bearings in a wide variety of configurations and sizes. A mounted bearing…

News
March 17, 2003  

More than 90 speakers to be at lubrication conference April 1-3

Houston, TX — Mar. 17, 2003 — Lubrication Excellence 2003 a conference and trade show where lubrication and maint…

Product
November 1, 2002  

Auto-rewind hose reel contributes to workplace safety

Lightweight and robust, Retracta automatic rewind hose reels are suitable for use in automotive and industrial applications. The reels are manufactured from quality, weather-resistant, UV-stabilized p…