custom manufacturing

  • Custom Solution for Crane Slip Ring Cover

    posted on Thursday, May 3, 2018

    United Equipment Accessories (UEA) recently designed a new and improved slip ring for cranes. This new design needed to fit a crane that had limited space to remove the standard spun aluminum cover and also maintain the customer's sealing requirements for a wash down environment. UEA's standard wraparound aluminum cover would not meet the challenge at hand, so we designed a new custom solution.

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  • Growing Our Hydraulic Swivel Line

    posted on Thursday, April 19, 2018

    Six years ago United Equipment Accessories (UEA) began a new adventure by adding a new product line – hydraulic swivels. Prior to adding this new product, our primary focus was the manufacturing and assembling of electric slip rings.

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  • Combining Functions

    posted on Monday, October 24, 2016

    When slip rings and hydraulic swivels are specified separately, equipment is at higher risk for failure and requires added assembly and more maintenance.

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  • Under Pressure: Hydraulic Swivel Design

    posted on Tuesday, September 22, 2015

    Ba-da dun bada dun dun “Pressure! Pushing down on me, pushing down on you.”  Many of you may know that these are the classic lyrics from the 1981 hit music single Under Pressure by Queen and David Bowie.

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  • Ultra-Compact Crane Slip Ring

    posted on Tuesday, July 14, 2015

    A new version of United Equipment's S15D series slip ring has completed our engineering design process. Due to overall height restrictions, this slip ring takes advantage of our “ultra-compact” circuits.

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