design and engineering

  • 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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  • Reducing Slip Ring Enclosure Size

    posted on Tuesday, August 2, 2016

    Recently, some of our customers have been asking, “What can be done to reduce the overall height in our S15A series slip rings?” Typically these slip rings are designed to mount above or below our customer's existing hydraulic swivel.

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  • Wind Slip Ring with Connector Coupler and Mates

    posted on Tuesday, April 19, 2016

    This new electrical slip ring has progressed beyond the design phase and is about to make its way into production at United Equipment Accessories. The S15D series slip ring with connector coupler mounting tube assembly was designed to be installed horizontally in a wind turbine application.

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  • From Cranes to Rotating Signs, There is a UEA Slip Ring Near You

    posted on Tuesday, October 13, 2015

    If you have looked around the UEA website much, you know that United Equipment Accessories was established over 60 years ago in Vern Iserman's garage.  The original product, a remote control kit, was used on cranes.

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  • Priority No. 1 – Customer Satisfaction

    posted on Tuesday, October 6, 2015

    Providing customers with a quick response to requests is one of our top priorities at UEA. An example of this happened as recently as this past week.

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