Intech Power-Core Thermoplastics Engineering Blog

3 minute read
| October 1, 2012

Plastics Improve Roller and Cam Follower Performance

When designing motion systems that require rollers or cam followers, many engineers still believe that only all-metal...
5 minute read
| September 21, 2012

Anti backlash gear design at the heart of clear tomography imaging

Special gear design is at the heart of clear image in multi-axis tomography device. For the rotational machines used to...
5 minute read
| September 10, 2012

How to avoid design compromises when the equipment function calls for cam followers

How to avoid design compromises when the equipment function calls for cam followers Engineering design is an art of...
| February 2, 2012

Introducing Intech Non-lubricated Linear Slides

Below is the first look at our newest product: A non-lubricated linear Slide.
| May 13, 2011

Still Lubricating your Rack and Pinion System?

Lubricating a rack and pinion gear drive is often done manually. In industries, such as in food processing or packaging,...
2 minute read
| March 30, 2011

Energy efficiency improves export chances - linear motion products

I recently attended a round table discussion with Mrs. Beryl Blecher, Minister Counselor for Commercial Affairs U.S. Mission...
3 minute read
| March 28, 2011

Electrically insulated gear box for electrolytic metal deposition

To increase the capacity of their metal deposition furnaces with typically one cathode and one anode, we were approached by...
| January 31, 2011

Stainless steel chain plating drum drive replaced by lube free gears

One of our customers, who use an aggressive liquid bath in a plating process for coating metal parts, was experiencing a...
2 minute read
| January 27, 2011

Roller Assembly Technology that Effortlessly Opens Doors & Partitions

Manufacturers and designers of precision sliding doors and indoor/outdoor architectural partitions are always searching for...


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