Mechanical Power Transmission

Mechanical Power Transmission

Largest Telescope in the World Driven by 2000+ PI Actuators

Sep 15, 2017

PI wins actuator contract from ESO for ELT telescope.

September 2017, Auburn, MA – High atop the Cerro Armazones in the harsh but extremely dry environment of the Chilean Atacama Desert, more than 2000 custom hybrid actuators will adjust 798 quarter ton segments in the primary mirror of the Extremely Large Telescope (ELT). As a leader in precision motion control solutions, PI (Physik... Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission

Respiratory Compression Belt is adjustable for different size patients.

Sep 14, 2017

Respiratory Compression Belt is suitable for abdominal and lung treatments. Unit applies 360-degrees of pressure around the entire periphery of the user. Product comes with remote access kit which allows pressure to be monitored and adjusted.

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Mechanical Power Transmission

Pow’r-Gear Couplings are UPC listed.

Sep 14, 2017

Ideal’s Heavy Duty Pow’r-Gear Couplings come with clamps. Units are NSF certified to ASTM C1277 and are tested by NSF international. Products eliminate the need to grind down the lug. Couplings conforms to ASTM C1540 performance requirements (Shear, Deflection, and Unrestrained Thrust test).

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Mechanical Power Transmission

Industrial Gearboxes deliver torques up to 2,196,000 in-lb.

Sep 12, 2017

Industrial Gearboxes are compatible with industrial motors and drive electronics. Suitable for conveying systems, mixers and agitators applications, units are offered in 133,000 and 177,000 in-lb nominal torque models. Products can be configured with auxiliary drives, brakes, torque arms, backstops, swing bases and extruder flanges. Gearboxes come in gear ratios from 5.54:1 up to 30,000:1 with... Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission

EXSYS Tool Brings Quality, Precision to Automotive Gearboxes

Sep 09, 2017

SAN ANTONIO, Fla., September 8, 2017 – As a long time EPPINGER supplier, EXSYS Tool offers a line of high-quality EPPINGER Spiral Bevel Gearboxes. EPPINGER’s BT (bevel torque) and BM (bevel maximum torque) compact spiral bevel gears deliver high torque and maximum efficiency for gear applications that require extreme reliability and variability at speeds over 1,000 rotations per minute, as... Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission

CS Electromagnetic Actuated Clutches are compliant to RoHS standards.

Sep 08, 2017

CS Electromagnetic Actuated Clutches are available in bores ranging from 10mm to 15mm with three different armatures. Operated in -10°C to +40°C temperature range, units use corrosion resistant materials. These units offer a brake torques ranging from 5 Nm – 320 Nm and feature an integrated bearing design for easy and fast mounting. CS Clutches work with the magnetic force generated by... Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission

ZAO Force-Controlled Actuator is equipped with AccurET controller.

Sep 08, 2017

ZAO Force-Controlled Actuator is suitable for semiconductor pick and place, die bonding and probing machines. Unit comes with frictionless bearing arrangement and 30 mm travel. Actuator features sensorless force-control algorithm. Product offers force control accuracy of 0.2 N ±10% and dynamic capabilities up to 20 g.

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Material Handling & Storage, Mechanical Power Transmission

AutomationDirect adds NITRA Pneumatic Rotary Actuators & Grippers

Sep 08, 2017

AutomationDirect's line of NITRA® pneumatics now includes rotary actuators and pneumatic object grippers.

NITRA rotary actuators are available in four body sizes with or without shock absorbers. All are double acting and have an adjustable travel range from zero to 190 degrees. Anodized aluminum bodies include integral mounting slots for position switches and a durable ball bearing... Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission

V-408 Linear Motor Stage is equipped with 3-phase linear motor drive.

Sep 01, 2017

V-408 Linear Motor Stage is designed with high load capacity precision crossed roller elements with anti-creep cage assist. Delivering a velocity up to 1.5m/sec, unit’s linear encoder offers 10 nm resolution. V-408 is available in 1 in. and two in. models with 25mm and 50mm travel range and provides 20nm minimum incremental motion and geometric performance with 4µm straightness and... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Mechanical Power Transmission

High Speed Air Turbine Spindles

Sep 01, 2017

Tampa, Florida: (June 2017) -

Arthur Machinery-Florida is offering the High Speed “Air Turbine Spindles” with their Kitamura CNC Machines.

Arthur Machinery has shown the Kitamura Mycenter 3XD Vertical Machining Center featured with the Air Turbine 30,000 rpm Spindle at their “Lunch & Learn” events.

Air Turbine spindles are manufactured in Boca Raton, Florida. They... Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission

SCN6 Series Actuators offer backlash of 0.3 mm.

Aug 29, 2017

SCN6 Series Actuators are available in 50-300 mm stroke lengths and 500N maximum thrust. Units are constructed using extruded aluminum body and 303 stainless shaft and rod tip. Operated using 24VDC signals from PLCs or relays, actuators can be connected in networks of up to 16 axes. Units offer maximum speed of up to 200mm/sec with ±0.1 mm repeatability and meet IP40 and IP54 ratings.

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Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Mechanical Power Transmission, Mounting & Attaching Products

Bridgeport’s Innovative Solar Installation Solutions Help Electrical Contractors be More Productive and Profitable on the Jobsite

Aug 29, 2017

High-quality, high-performance products from Bridgeport are engineered to meet exacting demands of solar installations

STRATFORD, Conn. (Aug. 28, 2017) – Electrical contractors, who are helping to build the renewable energy infrastructure, need high-performance, high-quality products to meet the demands of today’s solar installation projects.

Addressing these contractor... Read More

Controls & Controllers, Mechanical Power Transmission

BLE2 Series Brushless Motor and Driver features stainless steel shaft.

Aug 29, 2017

BLE2 Series Brushless Motor and Drivers are available in round shaft and combination-type parallel shaft or right-angle hollow shaft geared versions. Offered in 30 W, 60 W, 120 W and 200 W rating, units deliver maximum speed of 4000 r/min with a speed ratio of 1:50. Motors can be combined with digitally set driver and controlled using external DC voltage with a control range from 80-4000 r/min... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Mechanical Power Transmission, Services

Xpert 40 Press Brake is used in automatic and manual bending.

Aug 26, 2017

Enabling user to process large orders using automated bending cell, the Xpert 40 Press Brake with robotic mobile bending cell automatically aligns itself with press brake. Unit can be installed by simply placing automation unit in front of the press brake.

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Mechanical Power Transmission

LA3-12V-5-A-SP-100 DC Linear Actuators feature built-in limit switches.

Aug 25, 2017

LA3-12V-5-A-SP-100 DC Linear Actuators are designed with steel drive pinion and IP65 ingress protection. Units come in 8.5 L x 1.65 W x 3.25 in. D dimensions. Having stroke length of 100 mm, output force of 45 lb and gear ratio of 5:1, actuators deliver a F.L stroke speed of 2 in. per second and static load of 517 lb. Operated in -15°F to +150°F temperature range, units feature zinc alloy... Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission

Self-Powered Hub Wheel Drive (Combination Wheel, Motor, Gearbox & Brake) Production Doubled in China

Aug 24, 2017

Offered as a .6 kW version, this powered hub wheel drive package includes the wheel with tire, AC motor, gearbox and brake. Typical applications include moving 1,000 - 5,000 pounds at speeds from 1.5 to 2.5 mph. The max wheel diameter is 230 mm. This is one of the most frequently sold products of ABM Drives Suzhou Co. Ltd.; revenue of the hub wheel drive is in the five-digit range.

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Communication Systems & Equipment, Electronic Components & Devices, Mechanical Power Transmission

C-Band Bidirectional Amplifiers offer 10 dB of gain in receive mode.

Aug 24, 2017

Available in C10RX01 and C10RX02 models, Xtender™ C-Band Bidirectional Amplifiers deliver saturated output power of 10W in transmit mode. Operated in 4.4 to 5.1 GHz frequency range, C10RX01 model requires manual transmit/receive (T/R) control input signal. The C10RX02 provides autosense T/R control mode. These amplifiers accept +30 dBm input signal and feature aluminum chassis for improved... Read More

Controls & Controllers, Mechanical Power Transmission

RSGD Series Soft Starter is equipped with integrated push button.

Aug 23, 2017

RSGD Series Soft Starter is compatible with 3-phase induction AC motors. Unit offers operational current of 12 A up to 45 A, voltage from 220 VAC up to 600 VAC and horsepower rating up to 40 HP. Product comes with self-learning algorithm, two relay outputs and 24 VAC/VDC or 100-240VAC control voltage. Suitable for water treatment, agriculture, building automation and HVAC applications, soft... Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission

154C Remote Switch Actuator comes with magnetic latching system.

Aug 23, 2017

CBS ArcSafe 154C Remote Switch Actuator is compatible with Siemens V2F and V7F series of single or twin-mounted 200 A switches. Unit allows users to close or trip a panelboard switch from a distance up to 300 ft. Product meets NFPA 70E arc-flash safety standards. Suitable for small-percent motor loads, motor starting circuits and feeder circuits applications, actuator comes with an optional 24... Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission

Pegasus Series 1 Linear Bearings feature Silicon Nitride ceramic balls.

Aug 23, 2017

Pegasus Linear Bearings are available in closed and open series in 1.000 in., 1.250 in., 1.500 in. and 2.000 in. sizes with 220 lb, 352 lb, 490 lb, and 858 lb ratings respectively. Unit’s shell, bearing retainer and end caps are made from Armoloy TDC coated 440 stainless steel. These bearings are used for zero clearance on Class L linear shafting. Armoloy coating reduces the amount of... Read More