Articles Tagged with ''bearings''

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Improving the mechanical properties of stainless steel for food and beverage applications

Extending the wear resistance of stainless steel (SS) components used in food manufacturing equipment operating on production lines lengthens replacement intervals and minimizes potential component failure, resulting in decreased downtime and improved cost savings—a long, sought-after goal of any maintenance department.

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Bearings/shaft couplings

Engineered for high-pressure food processing and packaging washdown applications, Boston Gear pillow block and flanged mounted bearings feature cast stainless steel housings, synthetic lip seals and NSF H1 food-grade grease.

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Rod end bearings

RoHS compliant, Winco WN 648 inch-size rod end bearings are suitable for high-load, low-speed applications with hanging angles that require linear, rotational or oscillatory motions.
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Plane bearing insert

The EDT Poly-Round Plus plane bearing insert has a stainless pin on the outer diameter to facilitate drop-in installation into bearing housings.
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Solid polymer bearings

GGB Bearing Technology FLASH-CLICK dual-component, double-flanged solid polymer bearings are designed for manual or automated installation without the need for pilot or assembly tools.

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Solid oil bearings

 Food-safe SKF solid oil bearings are compatible with the cold temperature extremes and rapid temperature changes encountered in a range of food processing applications; they are engineered to perform in temperature applications from -5°F to -49°F.  

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Linear bearings

 Available in Japanese Industrial Standard sizes, Thomson Super Smart Ball Bushing linear bearings feature universal self-aligning bearing plates that promote uniform ball loading over the entire length of the bearing plate and optimized distribution of the load between ball tracks.  

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Severe service bearings

 Grease-less and non-corrosive, EDT Solution Type E severe service bearings are constructed with a 304 stainless housing, polymer plane bearing and 316 stainless locking sleeve. 

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IPPE 2015

The 2015 International Production and Processing Expo (IPPE) was held in Atlanta at the Georgia World Congress Center, Jan. 27-29. More than 30,000 poultry, meat and feed industry representatives attended the event to interact with the 1,288 exhibitors on the show floor that covered more than 490,000 net square feet. At the show exhibitors demonstrated innovations in equipment, supplies and services utilized by firm in the production and processing of meat, poultry, eggs and feed products.


Burns & McDonnell project manager RJ Hope and senior project engineer Justin Hamilton discuss the distinctions between Food Safety and Food Defense as well as the implications for food manufacturers of the Food Safety Modernization Act.
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2015 February

In this February 2015 issue of Food Engineering, we explore how energy waste caused by leaks in compressed air, steam and water or faulty building insulation/seals can be reduced with the right equipment and knowledge.

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Food Authentication Using Bioorganic Molecules

This text provides critical tools and data needed to augment routine food analysis and enhance food safety by aiding in the detection of counterfeit, and potentially deleterious, foods.

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