Hangsin Gearboxes and Motors

The Hangsinco Ltd company’s gear reducer products are now available through Hangsin suppliers YB Components. The company employ an excellent combination of advanced Japanese and German manufacturing technology to produce a range of professional gearboxes and gear motors. Hangsin products can be purchased here. They have been in operation for a decade, slowly expanding while recruiting highly skilled and experienced technical personnel. Hangsin use advanced production testing equipment and special methods that adhere to their own high standards. The business philosophy of the Hangsin gearbox company translates to ‘Market-oriented, quality for survival, service for development, and professional brand building’ which demonstrates the qualities they provide in their products. Here is a quick rundown of the Hangsin gearbox products available through […]

Rotafrix Friction Rings and Wheels for Drum Drives  

The Rotafrix friction rings and friction wheels developed and manufactured by ContiTech Vibration Control have been designed for use in rolling-contact transmissions, and are particularly suitable for the drum drives of conveyor systems. Both can be used separately but there are some significant differences to be aware of. You can buy Rotafrix products here. Rotafrix Friction Rings or Wheels? The difference between the Rotofrix friction wheels and the Rotafrix friction rings is that the rings are fitted to the wheel body instead of being permanently vulcanized to the rim like the wheels are. Previously, conveyor machine operators had to find their own wheel bodies, sometimes even needing to make their own. Engineers at ContiTech Vibration Control developed the Rotafrix wheels […]

Rotafrix Friction Wheels Rings and Guide Pulleys

Contitech’s Rotafrix friction wheels, rings and guide pulleys are now available through Rotafrix suppliers YB Components. These high performing rubber rolling contact drives are available to ship fast and free all over the UK and the rest of the world. You can buy Rotafrix products here. Known to be exceptionally economical and efficient, the Rotafrix friction rings, wheels and guide pulleys are maintenance-free and produce very little noise during operation. Both the Rotafrix friction wheels and rings are particularly favoured by machinery and tool manufacturers and in conveying technology applications such as belt conveyors, powered roller conveyors and inverted monorail conveyors. Drum drives are another noted application where Rotafrix friction rings and wheels are especially popular, and their design makes […]

AMC Mecanocaucho BSB Anti Vibration Mounts

AMC Mecanocaucho suppliers like YB Components supply a lot of the renowned manufacturer’s different anti vibration mounts. Sometimes we like to run a feature on multiple models in a range, but here we will take a closer look at just one of the exceptional AMC mount designs. Read on to find out more about AMC Mecanocaucho’s rubber and metal BSB anti vibration mount. BSB Anti Vibration AMC Mount The BSB model from the range of AMC Mecanocaucho anti vibration mounts is designed with rubber elements which handle both shear and compressive stress. They have an optimal ratio of stiffness and horizontal stability which make them especially useful when stability is a priority for the application. The BSB AMC mount design […]

Couplings by Reliable Manufacturers  

There are many manufacturers that produce reliable couplings available through coupling suppliers YB Components. Here we take a look at just a couple of them, though the whole range can be viewed in the products section of the website. Desch Couplings: Reliable Flexibility German couplings manufacturer Desch have a series of exceptionally reliable coupling products. The Habix coupling, for example, is a jaw coupling designed to have a flexible and versatile shaft connection which lets it easily cope with a variety of torque power ratings. The Habix’s design ensures that even with some misalignment between the shafts, you will still get a reliable performance. The Desch couplings range also includes the Hadeflex and Orpex couplings, which coupling suppliers YB Components […]

Flender Couplings

YB Components are the UK’s leading Flender suppliers and supply a wide variety of Flender spare parts. Here we take a look at just a handful of the high performing and cost effective Flender couplings available through Flender distributors. Flender Flexible Couplings Flender’s highly flexible couplings feature an elastomer element that compensates for shaft misalignment. The elastomer element also absorbs shocks and impacts, while each model in the range is mateable and easy to assemble. The N-EUPEX Pin Coupling boasts exceptional torsional flexibility. This means they can redirect vibrations away from the operational components of the machinery equipped with them. This function protects the drive train from any of the negative effects usually caused by critical torsional vibrations. The N-EUPEX […]

Flender Gearbox and Geared Motors

Spare parts for Flender gearboxes and geared motors are now available through Flender suppliers YB Components, who also provide a special Flender gearbox repair service carried out by Flender-qualified engineers. Flender geared motors and gearboxes have been a world leader and global standard-setter in the field of power transmission technology for years. The German manufacturer has been a pioneer of high quality geared motor products which continue to rise in demand all over the world across a wide range of industries. Flender Gearbox Units The extensive range of Flender gearbox and gear units include helical, bevel-helical and planetary gear units for the standard modular system or as a finished application solution. The portfolio of Flender gear units also include a […]

World Renowned Machinery Parts  

We supply parts and components for a wide variety of industrial machinery, with products designed and built by the very best manufacturers in the world. Here we take a quick look at some of the world renowned manufacturers we supply and their most popular products. Bauer Suppliers Bauer Gear Motors achieved their world renown by designing and building many high quality and cost effective geared motor units. The Bauer products are well known for their reliability, including the likes of their BG Series Helical Geared Motor and their BK Series Bevel Geared Motor. YB Components are specialist Bauer suppliers and also provide their BS Series Worm Geared Motor, with this popular right-angled version of a worm-geared motor being especially easy […]

Gearbox Repair Process

Gearboxes are valuable parts of greater machines and can get pretty expensive to outright replace. It is usually a much better idea to try and get a faulty gearbox repaired, as the individual components that need replacing will be a lot cheaper than a whole new gearbox. Here’s a quick rundown of how gearbox repair services work. Not to Exceed Quotes Usually when dealing with a standard gearbox repair service, they will provide you with a ‘Not to Exceed’ quote. This means they are familiar with the gearbox and understand the costs involved in repairing it, so they are able to give you a quote they know will not be exceeded once the repairs are completed. Additional work can be […]

Industrial V-Belts Guide

There is a wide variety of industrial v-belts available made by many different reliable manufacturers, so here is a quick guide to help you when choosing, installing and maintaining your industrial belts. Yorkshire-based YB Components keep local stocks of such parts ready to ship out fast and free all over the UK and the rest of the world, and businesses based nearby can even benefit from same-day delivery. Choosing the Right V-Belt Replacement Replacing a worn v-belt is not just about measuring the top width and circumference and then finding another belt with the same dimensions. There are a lot of differences between belts and some will perform better in certain applications. The differences in v-belt construction include a variety […]