Mechanical Power Transmission

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Mechanical Power Transmission, Laboratory and Research Supplies & Equipment

Hydraulic Power Unit features quiet, energy-efficient design.

September 1, 2015

Designed to handle rigors of extreme, continuous-duty servohydraulic applications, SilentFlo™ 515 Hydraulic Power Unit provides heat transfer efficiency and cleanliness with per-module polishing filtration. Tuned tubes minimize outlet noise ripple, while pressure control maintains pressure stability. Providing access to information about HPU functioning, smart monitoring capabilities help pre-empt disruptions. Common interface between legacy and new HPUs enables seamless integration of all units. Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission

XY Stage features internal motor and controller.

August 31, 2015

Measuring 210 x 210 mm with height of 50 mm, Model KT210-EDLM provides 100 x 100 mm travel with accuracy of ±13.6 µm, repeatability of ±2.7 µm, and linear runout of ±4 µm. Unit features point to point motion as standard; programming in steps; 1 external input and output; and communication via USB or RS232. With direct drive ironless linear motor, cable carriers, and controller integrated inside, stage is suited for space-saving motion applications. Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission

Brushless DC Motors offer CANopen networking capabilities.

August 31, 2015

With CANopen interface, up to 127 Brushless DC Motors can be connected with single, shielded 2-wire cable. Data may be transmitted at speeds up to 125 kBd at distances over 550 yards. At lower baud rates, transmission distance can exceed 3 miles, making communications flexible to virtually any location. Able to withstand up to 80 Vdc regenerative energy, CANopen-enabled motors utilize 2 safety inputs to cut down power in motor even if microprocessor has failed. Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission

SATA SSD provides advanced security for data-at-rest.

August 28, 2015

Featuring ANSI/VITA 42.3-2014-compliant PCIe interface and XMC form factor, TRRUST-Stor® SSD plugs directly into host card and eliminates need for external enclosure. Device features hardware-based AES-256 encryption and advanced key management systems. Layered security protocol allows hardware or software command to erase encryption key in less than 30 ms and full flash storage media in less than 10 sec. Available in 256 and 512 GB capacities, SSD provides 185 Mbps read/write speed. Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission

Ball Bearings of 440 SS serve high-speed/-tension applications.

August 27, 2015

Offered for ½–1 ½ in. and metric shaft sizes, Value Bearings feature setscrew locking inserts and stainless steel flingers over single-lip seals. Choice series eccentric lock bearings – shaft sizes from 203 ring ½ in. to 214 and 215 ring sizes (inch and metric) – feature 304 stainless steel locking collar and silicone single lip seals under ss flingers. Along with custom anti-rotation pin, Classic series features setscrew locking and stainless flingers over silicone single lip seals. Read More

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High-Speed Ball Bearing increases aircraft engine efficiency.

August 19, 2015

Exceeding 4 million mm/min speed parameter while using minimal cooling oil quantities of current type, ball bearing for high-speed bearing supports in main shafts of aircraft engines could reduce passenger aircraft fuel consumption. Efficiency and reliability are also due to direct cooling of outer ring and ceramic balls that help to reduce friction and weight. In addition to integrated oil damping of vibration loads, features include duplex hardened raceways. Read More

Controls & Controllers, Mechanical Power Transmission

Remote Switch Actuator operates molded case circuit breakers.

August 13, 2015

With Model RSA-187C, technicians can remotely close or open General Electric J-Line molded case circuit breakers from safe distance while remaining stationed outside arc-flash boundary. Installation and operation does not require modifications to existing electrical equipment. Actuator is compatible with all type 600 A frame size THJK, TJ, TJC, TJD, TJJ, TJK, and TJL circuit breakers commonly used in switchboards, motor control centers, and lighting, power, and customized control panel boards. Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission

Self-Adjusting Clutch eliminates adjustment-related downtime.

August 11, 2015

Available for medium- and heavy-duty trucks, Euclid® self-adjusting 15.5 in. clutch comes in 15.5 x 2 in. models with 7 springs or 9 springs in 4- and 6-paddle options. Over-adjustment prevention technology is standard, and Actively Expanding Seal (AES) provides anti-contamination enclosure. Self-locking worm gear ensures positive adjustment, and reset procedure, if required, does not require clutch removal. Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission

AC Servo Motors offer power densities from 50-750 W.

August 7, 2015

Housed in compact packages from 40–80 mm flange sizes, DMV Series can be driven by any servo drive with UVW commutation capabilities. Servo motors are pre-wired with 1 m long cable leads and are equipped with incremental encoder at 2,000 P/R for positional feedback. UL standard compliant, motors feature IP67 protection rating for harsh environments such as falling debris or liquid splash. Optional electrical magnetic brake is available. Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission

Jet Drive Outboard Engines offer quiet operation.

August 3, 2015

Available in 60 and 105 hp configurations, Evinrude 2016 Jet Drive Outboards feature E-TEC technology, delivering optimized direct-injection torque and power-to-weight ratio. Engines also offer optimized shallow-water performance, maneuverability, and quiet operation. Returning to lineup, Evinrude E-TEC 115 H.O. outboard delivers High Output power to handle inshore and offshore hard running. Evinrude portable line-up, ranging from 3.5–15 hp, is available in metallic graphite paint. Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Linear Motor Stage includes absolute encoder.

August 3, 2015

Equipped with integrated absolute-measuring encoder with less than 2 nm resolution, PIMag® V-551 offers travel to 230 mm and eliminates time required for referencing. Velocity to 500 mm/sec and quick acceleration is provided by ironless magnetic linear motor, resulting in accuracy and smooth motion. Precision crossed roller bearings with anti-creep cage ensure guiding accuracy with 1 µm straightness and flatness per 100 mm. Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission, Green & Clean

Natural Gas Engine targets Type C school bus market.

July 30, 2015

Fueled by compressed natural gas, liquefied natural gas, or renewable natural gas, 6.7 liter ISB6.7 G Natural Gas Engine utilizes Cummins Westport's proprietary spark-ignited, stoichiometric combustion with cooled Exhaust Gas Recirculation technology. Three-Way Catalyst aftertreatment is packaged as muffler, and is maintenance-free, eliminating need for DPF or SCR aftertreatment. Available up to 260 hp with 660 lb-ft of torque, MidRange engine offers automatic transmission capability. Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission

Digital IC Amplifier features selectable scales.

July 23, 2015

Millimar C1200, powered by rechargeable batteries or external power supply, features display that can be adjusted to viewing angles between 0° and 90°. With ±5,000 µm range and 0.1 µm reading resolution, display provides clear and responsive analog readings with selectable analog scale, numeric digital readings, or both. Single probe input accommodates standard or long-range inductive probes, and data output is available using MarConnect cables for Digimatic, Opto-RS 232, or USB interface. Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission

Dual-Axis Linear Stepper Motors enable precise positioning.

July 21, 2015

Suited for open loop positioning applications requiring 2 axis of motion in one plane, dual axis linear stepper motors offer speeds up to 80 ips and strokes up to 20 x 30 in. Moving assembly (forcer) is supported by embedded, magnetically preloaded air bearings, which support payload and maintain 0.0005–0.0010 in. gap between platen and forcer. Respectively, full step values are 0.010 and 0.005 in. for 2- and 4-phase motors. With micro-stepping, resolutions of 0.5–1 micron are achievable. Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission

Torque Arm Drive System saves floor space.

July 16, 2015

Featuring self-contained, closed-loop design, Hägglunds TADS Hydraulic Drive System comes with either internal splines or hollow output shaft with compression coupling that mounts directly to machine's drive shaft. TADS delivers max torque from zero speed with infinite start, stop, and reverse, which will not damage system. Equipped with fast hydraulic pump compensators to minimize wear, drive system is suited for apron feeders, belt feeders, belt conveyors, and infeed conveyors. Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission

Radial Insert Ball Bearings offer anti-corrosion protection.

July 16, 2015

Featuring DUROTECT® B coating for anti-corrosion protection, FAG Black Series Ball Bearing Units are suitable for challenging operation conditions. Two self-retaining set screws that are offset by 120° securely locate inner ring on shaft. Available with inch and metric bore diameters, bearings have cast iron housing, black oxide coated rings, 1-piece seal with molded seal lip, and polyamide cage. Units come pre-lubricated and can be re-lubricated via lubrication nipple. Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission

Tapered Roller Bearings feature 4-row design.

July 14, 2015

Available in open and sealed variants that are identical, both dimensionally and in terms of load-carrying capacity, SKF Explorer Tapered Roller Bearings are intended for work rolls in rolling mills. Compact seal, made with heat- and wear-resistant material, allows unified bearing design. Open bearings have no cage protrusion, minimizing risk of damage both during handling and operation. Four separate outer rings allow even load distribution, extending service life. Read More

Fasteners & Hardware, Mechanical Power Transmission

Planetary Screw Assemblies offer travel speeds up to 1.5 m/s.

July 14, 2015

Available with screw diameters up to 75 mm and leads up to 20 mm, Planetary Screw Assemblies achieve dynamic load capacities of 544 kN and static load capacities of 1,496 kN. Planets rotate with defined contact profile in nut around screw in parallel to axis, ensuring smooth operation and minimized noise emission. Assemblies are suited for use in medium-sized and heavy-duty machinery such as presses, plastic injection molding machines, and machine tools. Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission

Remote Actuator operates fusible panel unit switches.

July 9, 2015

Installing without modifications to existing electrical equipment, Model RSA-154F is compatible with type VF357, VB357, VF358, and VB358 Siemens Vacu-Break panel switches with 25 in. height and ratings from 800-1,200 A. Remote switch actuator allows technicians to remotely close or open switches from safe distance while remaining stationed outside arc-flash boundary. Applications include manufacturing plants, mass-production industries, and commercial, institutional, and other large buildings. Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission

Brushless DC Motors provide max speed of 9,000 rpm.

July 9, 2015

Used with DC bus voltages up to 96 V, EC042B Series offers 3 motor lengths with 11–31 Ncm continuous torque and 35–99 Ncm peak torque. Motors utilize high-energy, 4-pole rotor with rare earth magnets for high torque to inertia ratio. Stator assembly is designed with low-loss materials for high-speed applications, while motor shaft is supported by shielded ball bearings that are preloaded for low vibration and quiet operation. Eight winding variations are available. Read More