Material Handling & Storage, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Eriez Pet Food Processing Systems Protect Against Metal Contamination, Enabling Companies to Meet Higher Safety Standards Demanded by Consumers and New Government Regulations

November 21, 2016

Erie, PA-Pet food processors rely on Eriez® state-of-the-art metal detectors, magnetic separators, vibratory feeders and conveyors to help achieve greater facility cleanliness, reduce the risk of pets ingesting harmful contaminants and meet new standards set forth by the Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA).

“Today’s most successful pet food processors understand customers view...Read More

Material Handling & Storage

New Performance Tests Conducted by the Pennsylvania State University Prove Eriez Xtreme RE7 Tube Circuit is Stronger than Competitors' Magnets

August 18, 2016

Erie, PA - According to the results from new performance testing conducted by The Pennsylvania State University (Penn State), the Eriez Xtreme RE7 Tube Circuit is significantly stronger than any other magnet on the market today. Full test data is available from Eriez. Eriez commissioned Penn State to determine which commercial tube magnet most effectively removes dangerous ferrous metal and...Read More

Material Handling & Storage

Neodymium Magnets offer diverse mounting, holding options.

July 18, 2016

Available with male and female threads, Grade 42 Neodymium Magnetic Assemblies feature zinc-plated, shallow cup assembly maximized for holding strength. Pull strength ranges from 18–175 lb, and assemblies are no larger than 1.89 in. dia. Grade 42 neodymium J hooks are also available. Offering from pull strength from 20–105 lb, rubber coated neodymium male and female threaded assemblies feature flat steel disc coated by black protective rubber coating to prevent surface scratches. Read More

Material Handling & Storage

With More Than 100 Installations Worldwide, Eriez Trunnion Magnets are a Proven and Better Approach to Maximize Productivity and Reduce Power Consumption in Ball/SAG Mill Applications

June 16, 2016

Erie, PA — Eriez reports that there are now more than 100 installations of Trunnion Magnets worldwide. This enhanced system for separating and removing balls, chips or scats in a typical ball/SAG mill operation replaces the dead weight of ball magnets with fresh ore. By effectively removing 80 percent or more of the worn/broken media, the Eriez Trunnion Magnet reduces power consumption from...Read More

Material Handling & Storage

Magnetic Gripper handles parts weighing up to 10 kg.

April 26, 2016

Featuring compact dimensions of 26 x 98 mm, EGM-M Monopole Gripper operates with electro-permanent magnets, which do not require compressed air or vacuum. Only short current pulse for 300 ms is required for actuation and deactivation. Since no energy supply is required in activated condition, parts remain securely gripped even in case of emergency stop or sudden loss of power. Digitally controllable gripper can be positioned anywhere on workpiece, and can be combined with larger units. Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Materials & Material Processing

SmCo Magnetic Material lends to design size/weight reductions.

March 11, 2016

Offering optimized coercivity and maximum flux density, RECOMA® 35E delivers performance that can enable greater power density in motors and generators in all applications. This can lend to reductions in size and weight while promoting efficiency. Also, this samarium cobalt (SmCo) magnet material allows manufacturers to reduce supply chain risk by designing out reliance on rare dysprosium (Dy) materials. Read More

Chemical Processing & Waste Management, Material Handling & Storage, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Metal Detectors, Separators protect against metal contamination.

March 1, 2016

Eriez® Rare Earth magnetic separator, powered by Xtreme® RE7, and Xtreme® Metal Detector Enhanced Platform (EP) enable processors to achieve maximum product purity in food and sanitary industry applications. Recommended for harsh applications, metal detector  can ignore signals generated by products that cause false positives. Products, by working in conjunction, remove ferrous contamination and detect any missed ferrous material as well as nonferrous metals. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Material Handling & Storage, Mechanical Power Transmission

Calnetix Advanced Motor Generator Technology at the Heart of Mitsubishi Award-Winning Hybrid Turbocharger

February 29, 2016

California-Based High-Tech Engineering Firm Develops Shipboard Energy Recovery Solutions to Improve Ship Efficiency and Reduce Emissions CERRITOS, Calif. – The award-winning MET Hybrid Turbocharger from Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Marine Machinery Engine Co. Ltd. (MHI-MME) utilizes a motor generator system and power electronics developed by Calnetix Technologies. The Japan Machinery...Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Material Handling & Storage, Mounting & Attaching Products

Large Canadian Nuclear Power Plant Uses Silflex Magnetic Shielding System

February 19, 2016

Marshield Radiation Shielding is proud to have recently supplied 1'x2'x0.5" Silflex premium magnetic shielding sheets to a large Canadian nuclear power plant. The sheets are being used as a replacement to existing lead blankets which have proven to be difficult to attach to the source. These magnetic radiation shielding sheets are adding to the shielding in flasks used for a single...Read More

Material Handling & Storage

Plastic Retaining Magnets hold drawings.

January 26, 2016

Available in sizes from 18–40 mm in diameter, GN 53.1 Plastic Retaining Magnet Assemblies are shielded, disc-shaped units designed without thread. Housing is plastic and comes in gray, white, or red, while magnet is neodymium, iron and boron, NdFeB (ND type). RoHS-compliant assemblies are temperature resistant to 175°F. Read More

Material Handling & Storage

Burn Table Lift Magnet System moves multiple parts at once.

January 14, 2016

Available in 24, 48, and 120 in. designs with powerful magnetic circuit, Burn Table Lift Magnet System simultaneously moves multiple parts or cut-outs up and off burn tables. Advanced transfer system can also lift single sheets or plates up to 3 in. thick from stack to load table. When activated, stainless steel stripper pan retracts to engage steel parts with high magnetic holding force. To release, air cylinders push stripper pan away from magnetic head to create gap and break holding force. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Material Handling & Storage, Transportation Industry Products

Seginus Inc. is Pleased to Introduce FAA PMA Approved Replacement Part for Goodrich, Thales, and Skurka Aircraft Starter-Generators

November 5, 2015

The Seginus Inc. Magnetic Speed Pick-Up is applicable for installation on the following LRU Models: Goodrich: 23080-Series,23081-Series, 23085-Series, 23088-Series, 23095-Series Thales: 8260-121, 8160-121 Skurka: 200SG-Series, 300SGSeries, 400SG-Series Model Eligibility: See: Supplement 39-Expanded model eligibility to include...Read More

Material Handling & Storage

Seginus Inc. is Pleased to Introduce FAA PMA Approved Replacement Part for Goodrich, Thales, and Skurka Aircraft Starter-Generators

October 26, 2015

The Seginus Inc. Magnetic Speed Pick-Up is applicable for installation on the following LRU Models: Goodrich: 23080-Series, 23081-Series, 23085-Series, 23088-Series, 23095-Series Thales: 8260-121, 8160-121 Skurka: 200SG-Series, 300SGSeries, 400SG-Series Model Eligibility: See: Supplement 17 For more specific model...Read More

HVAC, Material Handling & Storage

SKF Solutions for Energy and Performance Optimization on Show at WEFTEC 2015

September 18, 2015

SKF will display a range of innovations designed to save energy and optimize equipment operation in the water quality industry at WEFTEC 2015. Gothenburg, Sweden – SKF will showcase a selection of its market leading solutions for the water quality industry at WEFTEC 2015. The solutions on show are designed to enable operations and maintenance teams to cost-effectively boost asset...Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Materials & Material Processing

IMI Now Offers CuNiFe Replacement in Sintered Alnico 2 or 6

September 9, 2015

CuNiFe is a copper (60%) nickel (20%) iron (20%) alloy that was developed and has the same linear coefficient of expansion as types of glass.It basically is a cast ingot which is made in the “Book Mold” method in bars that are approx. 28 inches long and 2.5 inches o.d.After casting and shaking the bars out of the mold; they are then cold rolled into the strips through a swaging method to the...Read More

Material Handling & Storage

IMI Offers Samarium Cobalt Magnets

September 9, 2015

IMI offers a wide range of SMCO magnets, with sizes ranging from 0.20” thick to 4.000” long, in disc, square, arc, or rectangle. We also develop customer specific requirements for any application, size, or industry. If you are reading this on a computer, own a car, have flown in an airplane, talked on a cell phone, used a...Read More

Material Handling & Storage

Polymagnet Demo Kit fosters functional experimentation.

September 4, 2015

Polymagnet® Demo Kit lets product designers and engineers explore and experiment with magnetic functions made possible via next-gen magnetic circuitry. Surface of Polymagnets is encoded with pattern of multiple north and south poles, and polarity pattern can be designed to achieve desired result/function: super-strong attachment, shallow field, magnetic spring, magnetic latch, and repelling up close or at distance. Kits contain various Polymagnet samples and Hi-Res magnetic viewing film. Read More

Material Handling & Storage

Suspended Electromagnets accommodate belt widths to 144 in.

August 17, 2015

Designed for heavy-duty applications in coal and mining industries, SE 7000 series includes larger models (BAMs) with magnet sizes starting at 90 in.² that can be used on suspension heights up to 48 in. Products remove oversized pieces of tramp metal and sharp metal that pose hazard to downstream equipment, and larger SE magnets feature external oil expansion tank. Also available, Self Clean (SC) style uses short-belt conveyor built around magnet. Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Engineersupply and Schonstedt Announces the Release of the \"Maggie\" Magnetic Locator

August 3, 2015

This week, EngineerSupply along with the Schonstedt Instrument Company announces the release of the "Maggie" Magnetic Locator. The Maggie is a new product that is very innovative in that it combines two long-time Schonstedt models into one new model named the "Maggie". Schonstedt took years of customer and user input while supporting their GA52-Cx model and their ergonomic 92 model. Combining...Read More

Material Handling & Storage

Extruded Neodymium Magnets are available for brushless DC motors.

August 3, 2015

Available to replace individual arc segments or slabs with multipole ring magnet, extruded neodymium magnets for brushless DC motors come in different sizes. Magnets are made by extruding bonded neodymium compound through die with established ODs and IDs. With isotropic material characteristics, final magnet can be magnetized to any multipole pattern, including skew patterns, either before or after shell assembly. Length can be adjusted to support various motors within frame family. Read More