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  • Small Slip Rings are a Big Deal

    posted on Wednesday, September 27, 2017

    When most people think of wind turbines, bigger components like motors and blades immediately come to mind. Smaller components, on the other hand, are often overlooked. However, it's those small components that can make or break a system.

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  • 3D Printing and Manufacturing

    posted on Monday, August 28, 2017

    3D printing has many applications and nowadays there are many 3D printers on the market which can provide the very competitive mass production capabilities in various sizes and materials.

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  • Fast-track Your Cable Reel Quote

    posted on Monday, July 24, 2017

    UEA understands that our customers are busy, so we make every attempt to streamline the quoting process to save you time. We need several pieces of information to ensure you receive a quality product that fits your needs, but here are some tips to fast-track the quoting process.

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  • Why We Use Redundant Circuits

    posted on Thursday, July 20, 2017

    Some things are better left unchanged...no really some things are. For example the first slip ring assemblies UEA manufactured back in 1961, 56 years ago, had redundant contacts and that still holds true today. UEA uses a double pivot two-brush assembly with a common spring applying the force needed to maintain a high contact pressure.

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  • A Tribute to a Dear Friend, Employee, and Mentor: Brent Jensen

    posted on Tuesday, May 30, 2017

    On May 8th UEA lost its second longest time employee of 45 years, Brent Jensen. Brent was a great employee, a great engineer, a seeker of knowledge with an unbelievable memory, but most of all he was a close personal friend to me and all of the employees of UEA.

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