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Drew’s Views

The Official Nwab Blog

Posts by Chief Technology Officer
Drew Devitt

Testing Reveals High Air Bearing Air Film Stiffness and Damping

Our latest video involves Drew experimenting with the turbo demo. Watch and see the effects of water running through the bearings and on to the shaft while it still spins.

 
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Spindles-101

Need Frictionless Rotary Motion? “T” Series Spindles Provide a Fast, Effective, Precise Solution Let’s explore some basic information about air bearings. US patent filing US20160363165A1 describes an Air Bearing Structure as a porous material combined with an aluminum layer with…

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Events

Don’t miss New Way Air Bearings ® at the DVIRC 2018 Manufacturing Summit to be held on October 12th at the historic venue of The Fuge, located in Warminster, PA just north of Philadelphia.

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rotor balancing

As a leader in its field, New Way Air Bearings has been manufacturing air bearings for the machine tool, semiconductor, and medical industries for 25 years.

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