walking beam


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walking beam

[′wȯk·iŋ ‚bēm]
(mechanical engineering)
A lever that oscillates on a pivot and transmits power in a manner producing a reciprocating or reversible motion; used in rock drilling and oil well pumping.
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Equipment designs include Basketless Heat Treating System (BHTS[R]) for the T4, T5, T6, T7 processing of aluminum castings & forgings, Aluminum Modular Furnace Systems, Precision Air Quench Systems, Continuous Mesh Belt Furnace Systems, Roller Hearth Furnace Systems, Screw Hearth Furnace Systems, Rotary Hearth Furnace Systems, Cast Link Belt Furnace Systems, Car Bottom Furnace Systems, Batch Integral Quench Furnace Systems, Walking Beam Furnace Systems and a SCADA system designed especially for the heat treating industry.
The r2b is designed for high speed, high output production and includes an extensive list of features including an: inline walking beam mechanism, no-bag/no-fill sensor, variable speed control, integrated exit conveyor and Telemechanique PLC, and interfaces easily with scales, augers and liquid fillers.
This part was attached to the walking beam and the hanger beam (per the manual).
The case feed accommodates warped or band-marked cases, while a mechanical, walking beam case transfer squares the cases.
ArvinMeritor has developed a new suspension system that is designed to combine the benefits of a conventional air system and a walking beam suspension system.
The walking beam furnace, in which steel moves through distinct heating zones, means less fuel is used making the steel-making process more efficient.
The next movement of the walking beam system takes the filled pots to the traysealer infeed, for presentation to the sealing tool.
Editorial for initial issues included stories on: induction technology; treating radioactive waste with microwave heating; hydrogen fuel cells; vacuum furnace systems; and, walking beam furnaces.
has developed a way to replace the traditional leaf-spring suspension worn by most dump trucks with one employing a walking beam and springs of rubber and high-density thermoset material.
A standard JIC mount and the wing base design of the Cell-Con module simplify connection to other elements in a system, including walking beam transfer or dial index tables.
A range of material handling features, including a dual four-station walking beam conveyor, enables unattended operation.