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Disc couplings for semiconductor and solar equipment

Wednesday, June 10, 2015

Semiconductor and solar equipment such as wafer handlers, bonders and screen printers often require rapid movements over short increments to precisely position wafers, chips or panels. Disc couplings…

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Oldham couplings for printing applications

Monday, May 4, 2015

Ruland manufactures zero-backlash Oldham couplings that accommodate high amounts of parallel misalignment with low bearing loads and are designed for reduced vibration at higher speeds. The three-piece design…

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Ruland Rigid Couplings

Rigid couplings for packaging applications

Tuesday, April 15, 2014

Ruland offers rigid couplings that are designed for packaging applications. They have precision honed bores, anti-vibration hardware, and opposing hardware on two-piece styles to ensure superior fit, alignment,…

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Beam couplings for encoder feedback systems

Wednesday, June 12, 2013

P and MW Series beam couplings from Ruland Manufacturing Co. Inc., Marlborough, Mass., are designed specifically for encoder feedback systems. They offer high misalignment capabilities with low bearing…

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Zero Backlash Jaw Couplings from Ruland

Tuesday, July 3, 2012

Ruland offers zero backlash jaw couplings for the demanding requirements of start and stop machine vision systems used in industries such as semiconductor, medical, solar, and packaging. The…

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Miniature couplings for medical applications

Tuesday, August 16, 2011

These miniature rigid couplings handle a variety of medical device applications, including test and measurement systems, imaging, patient positioning, and liquid handling such as chromatography. Rigid couplings are…

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Oldham couplings: Not just for motion control applications

Friday, May 13, 2011

Oldham couplings are typically used in motion control applications where zero-backlash performance is required. However, these couplings are increasingly used as an alternative to straight jaw couplings on…

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Backlash-free couplings for high-tech applications

Thursday, January 20, 2011

Ruland manufactures a variety of components including oldham couplings and beam couplings. While both coupling types are backlash-free and feature misalignment capabilities, small performance differences make the choice of coupling critical depending on application parameters.

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Ruland and Belden Start Joint Venture in Germany

Tuesday, May 25, 2010

Ruland Manufacturing Co. Inc. and Belden Inc. have started a joint venture in Europe. The company, PTMotion GmbH, has been operational since September 2009, and is headquartered in…

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New Jaw Couplings Have Zero Backlash

Friday, December 18, 2009

Zero backlash jaw couplings that are three piece couplings comprised of two hubs and a plastic element are one of Ruland Manufacturing’s new products in their coupling line….

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