NEWSROOM

25 October 2018

Military Helicopter Gun Systems

Boston Gear Spiral Bevel Gear Sets for Military Helicopter Gun Systems

A global weapons system OEM needed reliable gearing for a belt-fed chain gun installed on helicopter gunships used by various branches of the US military. The compact gun is designed to achieve a high volume of fire (more than 550 rounds per minute).

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24 September 2018

Boston Gear 700 Series Right Angle Gearbox

Intuitive Gearbox Configurator Update Reduces Costly Specifying Oversights

When working with and specifying a product on a regular basis, selection
can seem simple: “Anyone can get it right”. However, that may not be the
case at all when making a product selection only once a year. Product
specification and ordering can be a challenge.

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21 June 2018

Power Review 2018 Q2

The Second Edition of the 2018 Power Review is Now Available

The second quarter of 2018 is in full swing and the 2018 second quarter edition of the Power Review is available. This issue includes information on new products, articles and videos. In addition, there are also highlights from Altra Newsroom articles, the most recent OnDemand Webinars and the list of upcoming tradeshows.

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07 June 2018

Boston Gear how-to-video motor installation

New Boston Gear How-To Video is Now Available

A new how-to video is available that gives step-by-step instructions on the best way to assemble a C-Face Motor and a 700 Series Boston Gear Speed Reducer.

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09 April 2018

Rapid Response Delivery

Boston Gear 700 Series Double Reduction SBK Gearbox for Rapid Response Delivery

A large vegetable grower and processor located in Northern California needed a double reduction speed reducer to replace a failed unit on one of its pepper processing machines. The equipment was critical to the plant’s operation, so downtime needed to be kept to a minimum.

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