What is a bevel gearbox?

What is a bevel gearbox?

What is a bevel gearbox? There are many different kinds of gearbox – or gearhead, as some prefer – and the bevel gearbox is one of the most commonly used in automation and power transmission applications. The name refers to the gear within the gearbox – i.e. bevel...
What’s a gearhead and do you need one?

What’s a gearhead and do you need one?

Why do I need a gearhead, and how do I choose which one? A gearhead is a component which moderates and gives more control to the input and output of power; it can add or reduce torque according to the requirements of your application and prevent damage to other...
Drive Lines launches new website at Drives & Controls 2016

Drive Lines launches new website at Drives & Controls 2016

Leading UK power transmission component supplier will be exhibiting at this year’s Drives & Controls. Visitors to the stand will have an opportunity to browse the newly launched website which makes it easier to access literature and CAD drawings across the product...
Precision power transmission component specification

Precision power transmission component specification

Whether you’re building a prototype, starting a new production run or sourcing replacement parts, specifying power transmission components that integrate with each other, run reliably and fit to the necessary footprint can prove challenging. Once real life commercial...