Mechanical Power Transmission

Mechanical Power Transmission

Belt Drive Actuator comes in lengths from 3-5 m.

November 27, 2015

Suited for use in such space-constrained applications as sensor positioning, camera positioning, spraying, and dispensing, LEZ 1 Belt Drive Actuator (Automation stick) features 44 mm high x 30 mm wide cross section and comes in standard travels from 153–2,853 mm. Actuator is driven by 9 mm HTD belt and has 70 mm wide carriage that facilitates mounting of objects. Along with max speed of 1.5 m/sec, features include limit switches at both ends of travel and ±0.2 mm (±.008 in) repeatability. Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission

Hydraulic Sealing Bearing suits heavy-duty equipment.

November 27, 2015

For optimized alignment and to minimize risk for metal-to-metal contact between moving parts, Hallite 708 is fully machined to tight tolerances on thickness. Fit-for-purpose solution is suited for heavy-duty cylinder uses, such as mining roof supports and forestry equipment. Available in inch and metric sizes, bearing is most advantageous in applications that require high load bearing, compressive strength, and wear-resistant capabilities. Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission, Optics & Photonics

Motorized Goniometer Stage handles loads to 30 kg.

November 27, 2015

Measuring 160 x 160 x 100 mm, Motorized Goniometer Stage offers solution for precise measurement of angles or rotation of object to precise angular position. Unit provides ±15° of rotation at speeds to 10°/sec, 400:1 worm gear ratio, and resolution of 0.0005° with 10 micro-step per step stepper motor driver. Height of rotation center at 139 mm is suited for crystallography, light measurement, measurement of surgical cutting blades, microscopy, laser positioning, and inspection applications. Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission

Permanent Magnet EC Motors operate up to 2,400 rpm.

November 27, 2015

Intended for fan applications, 2,400 rpm Permanent Magnet EC Motors are available in 3–15 hp models, with rated efficiencies of 93.5–95%. Units feature all-ferrite magnet design and are produced in NEMA dimensions to facilitate substitution. When compared with NEMA Premium induction motors, 2,400 rpm motors offer 30–50% reduction in motor losses and 5–20% reduction in energy usage. Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Differential Charge Accelerometers monitor gas turbines.

November 20, 2015

Designed for environments up to 500°F, Model EX615A42- offers sensitivity of 100 pC/g, measurement range of ±200 g peak, and frequency range (±5%) of 5 kHz. Sensor has stainless steel housing with 10 ft armored, PTFE cable terminating in pigtails. Model EX619A11-, operating up to 900°F, offers sensitivity of 50 pC/g, measurement range of ±500 g peak, and frequency range (±5%) of 3 kHz. Sensor has Nickel 600 housing with 7 ft MI hardline cable terminating in 2-pin MIL-C-5015 connector. Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission

Two-Phase Stepper Motor incorporates electromagnetic brake.

November 18, 2015

Preassembled with built-in, power-off activated electromagnetic brakes, 1.8° and 0.9° PKP Series includes configurations featuring bipolar and unipolar windings and 1.38, 1.65, and 2.22 in. frame sizes. When power is accidentally cut off, electromagnetic brake holds load in position to prevent movement. At standstill, motor can be held by electromagnetic brake that can also be used to suppress heat generated from motor by switching off motor current and using brake as holding function. Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission, Material Handling & Storage

Precision Linear Stepper Stage offers stability, high resolution.

November 16, 2015

As 2-phase micro stepper motor platform, L-511 offers 2, 4, and 6 in. travel ranges and incremental motion as small as 0.02 µm for precision positioning. Recirculating ball bearings enable max load capacity of 22 lb and durability at repetitive cycle rates with velocities up to 45 mm/sec, and precision ball screw drive unit with 2 mm pitch is nested in stress-relieved aluminum base. Centrally located linear encoder provides 1 nm resolution if operated with MC Hydra controller. Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission, Controls & Controllers, Mounting & Attaching Products

Servomotor System offers simplified, modular programming.

November 11, 2015

Available in standard servo and hybrid versions, Class 6 EtherNet/IP™ SmartMotor™ integrates as Position Controller device for access to SmartMotor commands and parameters. Design maximizes uptime and optional redundant cabling through Device Level Ring (DLR) and offers simplified, modular programming through Add On Instructions (AOI). Along with additional AOI for use with Allen Bradley PLC, features include onboard dual-port Ethernet switch and fieldbus communication. Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission

Coreless DC Motors are compact and responsive.

November 11, 2015

Coreless DC gear motors, available in sizes from 10–24 mm, offer low moment of inertia that optimizes acceleration and deceleration response. With no magnetic cogging, these motors exhibit low vibration and are also available with magnetic or optical rotary encoders and various gearheads. Areas of use include medical, automation, controlled dispensing, and other applications requiring compact, responsive gear motor.
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Mechanical Power Transmission

Variable Torque Brakes do not employ wearing components.

November 11, 2015

Available in three 24/80 V models with rated torque of 3, 6, and 12 Nm, PBZ magnetic particle brakes provide adjustable and precise torque control for automated packaging systems and similar applications. Self-contained magnetic particles slow, stop, hold, and restart system with repeatable accuracy. Torque is independent of slip speed and variable from 0 to rated torque, and engagement sped ensures accurate positioning without jolts or jerking. All 3 sizes have 400 rpm allowable rotation. Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission

Bolt-In Front Axle enhances Wrangler off-road performance.

November 10, 2015

Offered as direct-fit front axle upgrade for Jeep® Wrangler, The Ultimate Dana 44™ features Spicer® nickel chromoly axle shafts and SPL® 1350 u-joints with triple lip seals and full-circle clips. Axle tube thickness of 5/16 in. promotes strength, rigidity, and durability, and brackets with ¼ in. steel resist bending. Other features include selectable locking electronic differentials and spicer gearing with multiple gear ratio options: 3.73, 4.10, 4.56, 4.88, 5.13, and 5.38. Read More

Controls & Controllers, Mechanical Power Transmission

Brushless Motor Drive features 8 opto-isolated GPIO.

November 10, 2015

With IDEA™ PBL4850E, users can create distributed stand-alone complex motion profiles, eliminating need for additional motion control components. Four-quadrant, 3-phase motor drive utilizes sinusoidal commutation to produce smooth motion and communicates via USB to mini USB. Unit offers programmable current control up to 5.6 A peak with optional current boost during ramping of up to 6.5 A peak. Hall cell signals are used for phase initialization, and encoder provides positional feedback. Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission

Hydraulic Motors cover pressure range up to 500 bar.

November 10, 2015

Featuring 40° bent-axis design with integrated flushing and boost-pressure valve, A2FM 70 Series offers max pressure ratings of 350, 450, and 500 bar and displacements of 80, 90, and 107 cm³. Fixed motors support speeds up to 5,000 rpm and can be used in both open and closed circuits. In addition to driving drums in concrete mixers, winches in mobile cranes, or vibration drives in road rollers, motors can be combined with axial piston pumps to create ready-to-install hydrostatic travel drives. Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission, Mechanical Components & Assemblies

Hollow Core Voice Coil Motors offer low inertia, zero cogging.

November 9, 2015

Delivering precise positioning capabilities to <0.00004 in., hollow core voice coil or moving coil linear motors comes in 23 standard sizes with 0.125–2.000 in. open apertures, 5 standard ODs from 0.625–3.750 in., and 0.125–2.500 in. stroke lengths. Hollow core of these non-commutated motors allows pass through of optics, illumination, laser beams, or cables. While continuous force ratings range from 5.0 oz to 16.3 lb, peak force ranges from 15.7 oz to 51.5 lb at 10% duty cycle. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Mechanical Power Transmission

Remote Switch Actuator operates fusible panelboard switches.

November 6, 2015

Available for Cutler-Hammer FDPW fusible panelboard switches, Model RSA-184 allows technicians to remotely close or trip circuit breaker from safe distance up to 300 ft while remaining stationed outside arc-flash boundary. Portable actuator is compatible with 30, 60, and 100 A twin, horizontal fused switches with 5.375 in. height. Optional features include 24 Vdc LED light, wireless video camera system with LCD monitor, and rugged protective case assembly. Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Mechanical Power Transmission, Mechanical Components & Assemblies

Brass Shaft Collars and Couplings resist corrosion and galling.

November 5, 2015

Machined from C360 brass or optional C464 Naval brass, Stafford Brass Shaft Collars come in 1- and 2-piece styles with stainless steel fasteners as well as set-screw and hinged styles. These products, offering alternative to 304 and 316 stainless steel products, are designed for secure hold and come in 6 standard sizes from ½–1 ½ in. ID for commercial, industrial, and military applications. Modifications – keyways, square and hex bores, grooves, and other treatments – are available. Read More

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

S-Band RF PA Module (30 W) targets communications, telemetry, EW.

November 5, 2015

Providing 30 W ave and 20 W min RF output power, solid-state NuPower 05E05A operates from 2,000–2,600 MHz for continuous wave (CW) and near-constant-envelope waveforms. This connectorized power amplifier (PA) module, supplied in 4.50 x 3.50 x 0.61 in. aluminum chassis and suited for S-band transmitters and data links, has nominal 0 dBm (1 mW) input signal and provides 44 dB RF gain while operating at 40% DC power efficiency with +28 Vdc supply voltage. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices, Mechanical Power Transmission

Class-D Audio Amplifiers feature I2S serial bus interface.

November 5, 2015

Providing 3D surround sound, audio mixing, 20 band equalizer, and dynamic range control, 20 Watt Models IS31AP2111 and IS31AP2121 target medium-power multimedia applications such as Bluetooth speakers, sound bars, LCD projectors, and HDTVs. Both devices operate in Bridge-Tied Load mode, which doubles available power to speaker load. I2S interface transfers audio signals in digital format to maintain maximum audio quality when distributed between audio devices. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Mechanical Power Transmission

VCA Developer's Kit jump-starts prototype builds.

November 4, 2015

With VCA Developer’s Kit, users can start building voice coil actuator prototypes. Each kit includes VCA with built-in feedback sensor and programmable controller with MotionLab Software that runs on user's local PC. Incorporating I/O board that allows physical inputs and outputs, controller can operate in open or closed loop modes, is internally compensated for high linearity, and supports coordinated multi-axis applications. Straightforward connections eliminate soldering. Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission

Solid State Drives support CFast, mSATA, and M2 form factors.

November 3, 2015

Ranging from 4–256 GB, Solid State Drives are available in both Industrial and Enterprise class grades. Industrial SSDs, made of SLC NAND flash, operate from -45 to 80°C and are suited for mission-critical applications deployed in data centers, finance, and aerospace or manufacturing facilities. Also operating from -45 to 80°C, Enterprise class SSDs use MLC NAND flash which is less durable since higher storage capacity per cell incurs higher read/write cycles per cell than SLC SSD. Read More