Multi-Turbine Wind Tower
Chaska, MN 55318
Aug 01, 2014
INVELOX™ system consists of one large funnel that captures, concentrates, and accelerates wind before delivering it to turbines safely and efficiently located at ground level. While one 1,000 kW turbine-generator system produces electrical energy for 341 houses, 2 turbines operating in succession produce electrical energy for 579 houses in USA. Use of multiple turbines in one tower allows maintenance on one while other continues energy production.
Synchronous Drive Systems
Baldor Electric Company
Fort Smith, AR 72901
Jul 21, 2014
Operating without need for re-tensioning, Dodge® HT500 Synchronous Belt Drives run slip-free and are suitable for wet and oily environments. Product line includes complete offering of synchronous sprockets with shaft attachment options, including TAPER-LOCK® and fin fan QD bushings as well as minimum plain bore sprockets. As companion to sprockets, belts come in 8 and 14 mm pitch and are made of polyurethane and carbon fiber cords for high torque transmission in severe environments.
Southfield, MI 48034
Jun 24, 2014
Intended for 60 Hz North American segment, Jenbacher J920 FleXtra Gas Engine features 5-min start-up time and provides enough energy to power more than 6,000 homes. Two-stage turbocharging engine offers 8.6 MW capacity with total efficiency of more than 90% for combined heat and power applications. Rapid start/stop cycles and operating flexibility make engine suitable for power generation and district heating as well as decentralized power supply in remote, hot, or high-altitude regions.
SKF USA, Inc.
Lansdale, PA 19446
Jun 16, 2014
Used in new installations or as replacement upgrades, SKF black oxide bearings add surface layer of protection to promote wind turbine reliability and performance. Coating can be specified for all types of critical bearings in wind turbine systems to withstand varying temperatures, speeds, and loads as well as resist contaminants, moisture, and chemicals. Up to 15 different immersion steps create thin surface layer delivering performance upgrade for bearing types and sizes in wind turbines.
AMC Storage Module
Henderson, NV 89052
Jun 12, 2014
Meeting AMC.1 specifications for use in MicroTCA and AdvancedTCA systems, Model AMC626 holds 2.5 in. drive for SATA II at 6 Gbps transfer rate or SAS-3 for 12 Gbps transfer rate. Module offers storage capacity of 900 GB per disk and includes Host Bus Adapter that allows storage data to transfer across fat pipe fabric, expanding from 2 dedicated SAS/SATA ports to x8 lanes across PCIe Gen 3. With RAID 0/1/1E/10 options, module provides striping, mirroring, and mirroring/block-level striping.
Bosch Rexroth Corp.
Hoffman Estates, IL 60192-3707
May 13, 2014
While promoting energy efficiency through power regeneration, IndraDrive CL/ML drives also ensure optimal protection of people and machines via integrated safety functions. Power range for these air- or liquid-cooled drive systems is 110–500 kW, and Smart Energy Mode functionality manages consistent energy demand from mains side to conserve energy and avoid voltage spikes. Using parallel connection, up to eight 500 kW drives can provide up to 4 MW.
AEC-Q100-Qualified Motor Driver
Microchip Technology, Inc.
Chandler, AZ 85224 6199
Apr 25, 2014
Supplied in 8-pin, 4 x 4 mm DFN package, automotive-qualified MCP8063 provides 1.5 A peak phase current for 180° sinusoidal drive of 3-phase brushless DC motor and fan applications. Integration reduces PCB area, while sinusoidal-drive performance maximizes efficiency and minimizes acoustic noise and mechanical vibration. Operating from -40 to +125°C, driver offers various safety features and supports sensorless driving of BLDC motors, eliminating need for Hall sensor.
USB 3.0 SSD/HDD
Santa Monica, CA 90404
Apr 15, 2014
Supplied in aluminum enclosure, Evolution Series™ G-DRIVE® ev SSD and G-DRIVE ev external drive modules are bus-powered and help streamline 2K/4K video, photography and other digital content workflows. Portable G-DRIVE ev SSD module, offering 512 GB capacity, supports transfer data up to 400 MBps via USB 3.0 or 480 MBps via Evolution Series G-DOCK ev with Thunderbolt™. As 7,200 rpm HDD, portable G-DRIVE ev 500GB module offers 500 GB capacity and up to 125 MBps transfer rates via USB 3.0.
Flashing Dome LED Beacon Lights
Patlite (USA) Corporation
Torrance, CA 90501
Apr 10, 2014
Offering IP23 protection and vibration resistance, Models XPE and XME provide brightly colored triple-flash sequence that illuminates at 110 flashes/min, making them suited for indoor mobile equipment. XPE model measures 162 mm dia x 203 mm tall and has high-impact, heat-resistant ABS resin body, while XME version, made of stainless steel with melamine baked finish, is 187 mm in dia x 239 mm tall. Typical current consumption ranges from 0.07 A for 230 Vac models to 0.42 A for 12 Vdc models.
Auto-Tensioning Horizontal Motor Base
Emerson Power Transmission Corporation / Gearing Division
Maysville, KY 41056
Mar 26, 2014
Available for NEMA motor frame sizes 56–286 and IEC equivalents, Tenso-set™ Series 600 enhances technician convenience and belt drive efficiency by automatically maintaining belt tension for extended periods and allowing belt changes within minutes. Base reduces service visits for re-tensioning and can help maintain efficiency by preventing belt slippage. Designed as drop-in replacement, sliding motor base features heavy steel construction.
Siemens Industry, Inc.
Elk Grove Village, IL 60007
Feb 25, 2014
To improve accuracy, surface finish, safety, and communication capabilities for basic milling and turning machines, Sinumerik 808D Advanced offers up to 5 axes/spindle motion control on single machine channel. Drive bus communication occurs between CNC and drive for maximum position control, and data transfer is supported over standard Ethernet protocol. Auto Servo Tuning (AST) lends to optimal surface quality and repeatable part accuracy in mold and die applications.
Variable Fan Drive and Plastic Fan
Roseville, MN 55113
Feb 14, 2014
Modulator® LCV40 Fully Variable Fan Drive and WindMaster® Plastic LS11 Fan help improve fuel economy of agricultural, construction, and transportation equipment. Controlled by engine's electronic control unit (ECU), completely sealed Modulator LCV40 Fan Drive offers variable-speed operation. WindMaster LS11 blades, constructed with UV-stabilized materials, can be trimmed to appropriate size and are optimized for minimum deflection, reduced fan stress, and airflow stability.
Parker Hannifin Corporation
Cleveland, OH 44124
Jan 28, 2014
Intended for electric and hybrid electric vehicle traction applications, Global Vehicle Motor (GVM) Series offers respective peak power and torque ranges of 8–325 kW and 76–703 Nm, base speed range of 843–7,575 rpm, and peak power densities to 4.2 kw/kg. With 210 mm frame size, GVM210 offers 6 rotor lengths and multiple winding variations. This enables 100+ combinations of base speed and peak power output for fine-tuning of vehicle performance. Operating voltages vary from 24–800 Vdc.
Fremont, CA 94538
Jan 27, 2014
Now available in 7.5 and 10 hp versions, PremiumPlus+™ Electrically Commutated Permanent Magnet Motors feature flux-focusing stator and rotor hub geometry with all-ferrite magnet design. Units are driven by variable frequency drives and boast motor-only rated point efficiency of over 94%. Packaged in standard NEMA frame sizes and mounting dimensions, PremiumPlus+™ Motors offer efficient alternative to AC induction motors.
Disconnecting All Wheel Drive
American Axle & Mfg. Inc. (AAM)
Detroit, MI 48212
Dec 27, 2013
EcoTrac™ minimizes effect of inertia and drag on vehicle's driveline system by disconnecting select rotating components from driveline when not needed (while in front-wheel drive). Specifically, system disconnects at power transfer unit (PTU) and rear drive module (RDM) to allow portions of driveline – PTU and RDM hypoid gear sets and associated bearings and driveshaft – to discontinue rotating. This enables all-wheel-drive functionality without decreasing fuel economy or adding to emissions.
Siemens Industry, Inc.
Elk Grove Village, IL 60007
Nov 06, 2013
Designed to supplement Sinamics G120 variable speed drive, Sinamics CU250S-2 provides universal vector control with encoder feedback. Operation of single-axis applications with exact speed and torque control on induction motors, as well as positioning tasks with high demand on I/O, are also supported with different encoder interfaces provided on module. Additional integrated features – Safe Torque Off, Safe Brake Control, Safe Stop 1 – enable application on basic safety requirements.
Gas Turbine Upgrade Technology
Southfield, MI 48034
Oct 14, 2013
Available for 9F-3 and 9E gas turbines Advanced Gas Path (AGP) technology enables respective output increases of up to 6% and 3.8%, fuel efficiency increases up to 2% and .9%. Maintenance intervals can reach up to 32,000 hr for 9F-3 and as long as 32,000 hr/1,200 starts for 9E, extending outage intervals up to 33% for both. Along with OpFlex™ advanced controls software, AGP technology provides hardware design and materials improvements to components of GE gas turbine hot gas path system.
Precision Bearing & Machine - PB&M
Roebuck, SC 29376
Jul 17, 2013
Made from multiple layers of corrugated material, Tuff Angle Product Protector helps machine shops protect custom, mid- and large-sized machined parts. Environmentally friendly protectors, which withstand multiple uses and are 100% recyclable, can be used as edge protectors, wraps, separators, and fillers. Resistant to abrasion and impact, products also help prevents banding damage; conform to cylindrical, rectangular, and square shapes; and can be custom cut into different sizes.
Hybrid Power Unit
Guelph, ON N1H1C5
Apr 26, 2013
Modular and scalable, Agilit-e™ can be integrated with existing 2-wheel drive powertrain to achieve all-wheel drive hybrid system. System powers rear wheels in conjunction with traditional powertrain, which drives front wheels, allowing vehicle to operate in 4 modes: FWD mode powered only by internal combustion engine; electric only mode, which is rear-wheel drive powered only by battery and electric motors; and Hybrid and AWD modes, which allow engine and rear electric motors to work together.
Dana Holding Corp.
Maumee, OH 43537
Mar 29, 2013
Optimized for use with electronic-controlled air suspension systems, Spicer® EconoTrek™ Tandem Axle combines upgraded Spicer® S170 and S190 single-reduction single drive axles with Spicer S20-045B tag axle. S170 and S190 axles are resistant to abusive differential spin-out events, while S20-045B, made of high-strength, micro-alloy steel with thin-wall, square-edge formed housing box, provides strength for vertical load-bearing capabilities.
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