Slip Rings In Action: A BGB Video

Slip Rings In Action: A BGB Video

BGB Technology manufactures custom precision, quality, cost efficient slip rings and assemblies for industries including crane and construction, wind, medical, rotary doors and more.

While slip rings may seem unassuming or not garner much attention in daily conversation, what they accomplish is nothing short of astounding. In fact, without slip rings much of the world we know today couldn’t exist. 

To celebrate the humble slip ring, BGB produced this video.  If you are a new to slip rings or are already relying on them to power your job and livelihood, join us in marveling at what slip rings can do.  

Have more questions about slip rings or need to find the right slip ring for your machinery or project?  Get in touch with a BGB slip ring expert. 

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