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Baldor’s Dodge Hydraulic Bearings Available in Larger Sizes

Baldor’s Dodge Hydraulic Bearings Available in Larger SizesBaldor Electric Co.’s Dodge Hydraulic ISAF bearing is now available with higher load ratings. The Hydraulic ISAF pillow block bearing with a patented hydraulic mount and dismount system is now available with higher capacity, 231 series spherical bearings and is interchangeable with industry standard SDAF housing dimensions.

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Conveyor Components Control Products Solve Slippage Problems

Conveyor Components Control Products Solve Slippage ProblemsA Michigan-based sand and stone company was having a problem with slippage on a 190-ft. retractable conveyor. The top belt was slipping without warning resulting in material overflow at the transfer point between the lower and upper section of the belt causing material spillage. The operations manager decided he needed a cost-effective solution to warn operators of material build-up.

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Lake Erie Launches Ground, Stacking, Radial Stacking Roller Bed Conveyors

Lake Erie ConveyorsLake Erie Portable Screeners added three roller bed conveyors to its line of screening equipment. The company designed the new ground, stacking and radial stacking conveyors to withstand the harsh demands of processing materials in construction, landscaping and aggregate applications. They can be used with Lake Erie’s Pitbull 2300 screening plant to produce three grades of material at once.

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Siemens Conveyor Technology for Material Handling

MH ModexSiemens is offering conveyor technology for material handling to all builder, system integrator and end-users of both discrete and process manufacturing markets. An integrated drive system with Siemens motion control and drives products, along with communication protocols, is available. It spans the range of drives, motors, gear motors and automation technology, plus machine safety, power supply and circuit protection.

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BinMaster Offers Scanner for Corrosive Materials in Bins, Tanks, Silos

BinMasterBinMaster Level Controls introduces the 3DLevelScanner HC for accurately measuring highly corrosive materials in bins, tanks, and silos. The scanner features self-cleaning technology and an ability to infiltrate large amounts of dust, which allows it to perform reliably in harsh environments.

The device allows plant operations to manage silos in real-time through the 3DMultiVision software or an HMI, allowing for the accurate monitoring of the volume of material in the vessel. The device measures from various points within the silo, ensuring that managers receive a true volume measurement of the material in the bin. Acoustics-based technology paired with 3D mapping capabilities ensure that accurate information is reported.

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