Industrial Friction

CHRISTMAS HOLIDAYS

December 9, 2015

Please be aware that we will be closed from 3pm on the 21st December to the 3rd of January for the Christmas break. If anyone needs to contact us over the holidays please use mail@industrialfriction.com which will be checked regularly. Can we take this opportunity to wish all of our customers a happy Christmas and a prosperous new year. We look forward to working with you in 2016 which marks our 41st year in business.

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Production Robots

November 12, 2015

Another of our recent innovations was to manufacture replacement gear toothed friction discs for production robots for a company who was providing a maintenance service for a well known car manufacturer in the U.K. The original friction discs in the servo motor were wearing out and this required replacement of the full servo motor and brake assembly as the discs are not sold separately . By remanufacturing the discs from samples we were able to supply a part which enabled […]

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Sail Drive

November 12, 2015

An example of an innovation carried out by Industrial friction was to re-engineer the transmission for an inboard Sail Drive fitted to many ocean going yachts which was made by a well known engine manufacturer but was lasting only a few hundred hours in use. Our client, a prominent international lawyer was convinced this was not fit for purpose and though the parts failed under warranty, the replacements also soon failed. The cost and inconvenience of them regularly failing drove […]

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