Manufacturing Technology

How Bolt Locking Devices Work

How Bolt Locking Devices Work

The article discusses important forms of bolt locking devices employed in order to avoid nuts from loosening or gradually unlocking due to the various types of mechanical shocks or vibrations generally involved with all threaded parts fixed over machines.
How to Measure Friction in a Machine

How to Measure Friction in a Machine

The parameter which makes the existence of an ideal machine virtually impossible is friction, which is in fact an opposing resistance developed due to the interactions between the moving elements of the machine. Here we discuss formulas to measure and eliminate machine friction.