Throttle Controls & Controllers

Controls & Controllers, Transportation Industry Products

BRP Receives Industry Award for Rotax Innovation

February 17, 2016

Sturtevant, Wis. – BRP’s Rotax Intelligent Shift and Throttle (iST) system was recognized by the National Marine Manufacturers Association (NMMA) Innovation Award in the Jet Boat category at the 2016 Miami International Boat Show. The game-changing iST option for Rotax jet propulsion systems brings electronic control to formerly mechanical functions. Now available on nearly all Scarab jet... Read More

Controls & Controllers, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Mechanical Power Transmission, Sensors Monitors & Transducers, Transportation Industry Products

Standard Motor Products Releases 220 New Parts for TechSmart®

November 27, 2015

NEW YORK – Standard Motor Products, Inc. (SMP) announces the addition of 220 new part numbers to its TechSmart® line. The release increases new coverage through 2015 for an additional 118 million VIO. TechSmart® continued to expand its electronic throttle body category by adding 50 new parts. In total, TechSmart's line now features more than 130 direct-replacement units covering... Read More

Controls & Controllers, Mechanical Power Transmission, Transportation Industry Products

Throttle Actuators facilitate industrial vehicle design.

December 20, 2013

Housed in IP69K rated, E-coated aluminum housing for corrosion resistance, Electrak® Throttle Actuators are available in 2 dynamic/static load performance ranges of 10/20 lbf or 30/60 lbf max, with corresponding no load/full load speed performance of 3.7/3.3 ips or 1.9/1.5 ips, respectively. Units offer choice of 12 or 24 Vdc supply voltage, flying leads or connector installation, and... Read More

Controls & Controllers, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Mechanical Power Transmission, Transportation Industry Products

UTC Aerospace Systems Supports Airbus A400M Certification and First Production Delivery

June 27, 2013

CHARLOTTE, N.C. - PARIS AIR SHOW - UTC Aerospace Systems proudly supported Airbus Military in securing the A400M's European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) type certification in March 2013 and is preparing for the first production aircraft delivery. UTC Aerospace Systems is a unit of United Technologies Corp. (NYSE: UTX). "We congratulate Airbus Military on the A400M achieving its Type Certificate... Read More

Controls & Controllers

More functionality: New Electronic Vessel Control system

September 1, 2010

Volvo Penta introduces EVC-D, the fourth and latest version of the company's electronic platform, which includes electronic shift and throttle all the way from the controls to the engine. EVC-D offers a complete series of new controls with a high level of styling, ergonomics and overall driver experience. New EVC functions, all easily managed through push-buttons on the control head, are also... Read More

Controls & Controllers

Electronic Control System suits commercial marine applications.

August 27, 2010

Providing electronic shift and throttle, EVC-D Electronic Vessel Control System features push-button panel where driver can select cruise control, single-lever mode, low-speed mode, power trim assistant, and throttle only. Controls are for all Volvo Penta propulsion systems, including IPS, sterndrive, and inboard shaft. With single-lever mode activated, all engines are handled with one lever and... Read More

Controls & Controllers

Electronic Throttle Control

July 10, 2009

Global suspended electronic throttle pedal is flexible for ergonomic positioning and mounting per customer specifications. Full polymer pedal can feature both contact and noncontact sensors. Available outputs include single analog, single analog with switch, dual analog, and PWM. Customer-specific outputs can also be programmed. Read More

Controls & Controllers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Using National Instruments LabVIEW(TM) with Dyne Systems Controls

May 26, 2009

Dynamometer test cell operators who are already comfortable using LabVIEW(TM) will be glad to hear that all Dyne Systems dynamometer and throttle controllers are LabVIEW compatible. Although any programming environment (C, C++, Visual Basic, Dyne Systems' Cell Assistant, etc.) can be used, many non-programmers prefer the popular LabVIEW for its ease of use. For the Inter-Loc V multi-loop... Read More

Controls & Controllers

Electronic Governor facilitates smooth engine operation.

March 1, 2004

Electronic Governor incorporates electronic and mechanical functions in integrated system. Electronic module processes engine speed information and sends appropriate signals to stepper motor on carburetor throttle shaft. Unit dictates movement of throttle with steps as small as 0.2°. It eliminates droop experienced while engine is under load, and can automatically adjust spark timing. Governor... Read More