Mechanical Power Transmission

Mechanical Power Transmission

Crusher Duty Motors range from 5-350 hp.

March 27, 2015

With high breakdown and locked rotor torque performance, Baldor•Reliance® Crusher Duty Motors meet demands of tough crushing applications worldwide. Units are available in frame sizes from 180–449 T and meet Premium Efficiency energy standards as well as future efficiency standards outlined by Integral Horsepower Rule. Motors with roller bearings as standard are field changeable to ball bearings and suitable for across the line starting or inverter duty. Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Mechanical Power Transmission

Linear Voice Coil Stages offer positioning accuracy to 1 micron.

March 26, 2015

Measuring 13.5 x 4.00 x 3.755 in., VCDS-051-089-01 series features voice coil motor, ball bearing linear slide, home switch, and integral optical quadrature encoder with differential outputs. Standard models have 4.005 x 3.000 in. stage and positioning resolutions of 1, 12.7, 25.4, and 29.95 microns. Suited for manufacturing, medical, aerospace/defense, and inspection applications, products offer 2.20 in. linear travel, 6.0 lb continuous force, and 19 lb peak force (at 10% duty cycle). Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission

Planetary Gearboxes serve precision motion-control applications.

March 26, 2015

Models PLG24, PLG42K, PLG42S, PLG52, and PLG63 are available with brush and brushless DC motors, come in diameters from 24–63 mm, and offer output torque to 74 lb ft. Reduction ratios range from 4:1 to 710:1, with >10 standard ratios available in each size, and typical construction includes gears and ball bearings made of steel or engineered polymer. OEMs can specify custom output-shaft features, lubrication, and reinforced output-shaft assemblies to suit application requirements. Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission

Vertical Gear Reducer combines efficiency and compact deisgn.

March 25, 2015

Available in 6 sizes for vertical pump speeds from ~100 to 500 rpm, Baldor-Dodge® Vertical GearMotor is built on low-pole count induction motor platform utilizing Dodge planetary gearing. Torque ratings range from 550,000–7,000,000 lb-in., and approximate power ratings range from 750 to <25,000 hp. Solution provides alternative to low-speed, vertical pump drive technologies which utilize large, high-pole count vertical motors or combination of horizontal motor with right angle gear reducer. Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission, Computer Hardware & Peripherals

Secure 64 GB Solid State Drive is optimized for data protection.

March 25, 2015

Intended for applications where data protection is crucial, 64 GB SSD BGA (32 x 28 mm) overcomes malicious attack concerns with factory firmware lockdown technology that prevents covert firmware repurposing. Self-encrypting drive delivers multiple key management methods and security features based on Armor™ III processor technology. For sensitive applications, encryption key can be erased in <30 msec, and second security layer can be activated to erase entire storage media in <10 sec. Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission

Hydraulic Motors employ 3 moving parts for extended service life.

March 23, 2015

Without employing gear reducers, Dayton Lamina™ hydraulic motors include 6 models that collectively cover respective torque and speed capacities from 0–656 lb-in. and 0–2,255 rpm. These low-speed/high-torque, high-speed/low-torque motors feature instant forward and reverse. Other features include bronze-plated bearing surface, positive metal-to-metal sealing, positive splined drive, and matched gerotor. Motors perform with flow rates from 1–8 gpm to deliver 100–1,500 psi. Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Mechanical Power Transmission

Round Body Pneumatic Cylinders come in metric design.

March 20, 2015

Available in imperial and metric designs to match machine builders’ specifications, Optimax® Series OCG provides alternative to standard built-to-order product line. Actuators come in 6 bore sizes with 10 stroke lengths. Offering drop-in mounting to match global standard, field repairable cylinders include standard cushions to minimize end of travel impact and magnets for switch sensing capability. Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission, Mining, Oil Drilling & Refining

Direct Drive Offshore Wind Turbine increases power output.

March 20, 2015

Built on direct drive platform, SWT-7.0-154 offshore gearless wind turbine delivers 7 megawatt (MW) of power. Strength of permanent magnets and generator segments in permanent magnet generator promote yield harvest, while converter and transformer are designed for maximum electrical output. Designed to lower electricity generation expenditure, turbine features structural design with rated lifetime of 25 years. Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission, Mounting & Attaching Products, Material Handling & Storage

Miniature Piezo Nanopositioners offer 1/2 to 1 in. travel.

March 20, 2015

Measuring just 22 mm wide and based on piezo inertia drive motor, Q-Motion Linear Positioning Stages provide precision positioning and alignment of opto-mechanical components both in research and OEM instrumentation. Self-clamping motor provides long-term power-off position-hold capabilities without need for brake. Several options are available for Q-522 stage series, from open-loop designs to closed-loop versions and high-end feedback sensors providing 1 nm resolution. Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission

Electric Motor meets turbocharger demands.

March 17, 2015

Offering high torque platform for Variable Geometry Turbochargers (VGT), Electric VGT Actuator Motor enables instantaneous response to engine management commands. Motor is engineered to match range of various VGT actuator requirements, from single stage to dual stage, and from low- to high-boost ratios. Unit withstands ambient temperatures up to 160°C and vibration up to 50 G. Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Mechanical Power Transmission

Air Bearing Stages target research and industrial markets.

March 16, 2015

Frictionless for smooth, accurate motion, Air Bearing Systems include motorized linear and XY stages, rotary tables and stages, spindles, non-motorized components, and machining systems. As opposed to mechanical bearings, air-bearing positioners literally float on air, resulting in negligible hysteresis or reversal error, as well as optimal straightness, flatness, and velocity stability, which are prerequisites for high-end industrial inspection and manufacturing operations. Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission, Controls & Controllers

High-Voltage, Rib-Cooled Motors carry up to IP66 rating.

March 13, 2015

Available in frame sizes from 355–450 and power ratings from 100–1,250 kW, NXR motors supports diverse industries and applications. Enclosure is completely dust tight and will withstand water jets, while size, shape, and positioning of cooling ribs optimize cooling performance. Pre-engineered fixing points on sides facilitate installation of accessories and ensure airflow over cooling surfaces is not affected. Coil ends and bearings can be inspected with endoscope without removing end shields. Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission

Right-Angle Planetary Gearbox serves dynamic applications.

March 11, 2015

Offered in 5 sizes (060, 070, 090, 130, and 160), precision gearboxes of TQK series offers nominal torque from 30–800 Nm and ratios from 6–200 due to design based on one and two reduction sizes. Housing and mono-block planetary carrier maximize torsional stiffness, while planetary full-needle roller bearings allow optimal torque output. Along with standard and reduced backlash lower than 4 arc min, features include smooth/keyed shaft and bearings rated to handle radial and axial loads. Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission

Linear Rail System offers corrosion resistance.

March 10, 2015

Suitable for high speed and high cycling applications, DEFENDER 1 Nitride-Plus Linear Rail™ System has hardened steel bearing rails with Nitride-Plus coating for extended life. Rails come in lengths of 40.94, 59.84, 81.89, and 122.83 in. Each 3-bearing roller block or slider unit is 3.15 in. long and available in 300 series stainless steel or zinc plated. Equipped with lubricated for life bearings and ZZ seals, hardened 52100 bearing steel rollers can be washed down. Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Mechanical Power Transmission

Insulation Couplings target metric-sized pipes.

March 10, 2015

Available for metric-sized polypropylene pipe systems, including Aquatherm Blue Pipe® and Green Pipe®, Klo-Shure Insulation Couplings create vapor barrier at clamping points on insulated tube/pipe runs. Units allow for sections of insulation to be secured without having to remove clamp assembly while also maintaining integrity of insulation. USA-made couplings are UL 25/50 flame- and smoke-rated. Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission, Controls & Controllers

Compact Linear Actuator offers built-in controller or pulse input.

March 10, 2015

Available with built-in controller (stored data) driver or pulse input driver, DRLII Series includes maximized speed specifications on 28 and 60 mm frame sizes as well as lead screw pitch of 8 mm for 42 mm frame size (ground and rolled screw types). Series works in applications where step and direction are required and performs as both linear actuator and networking product solution. Options include knob or electromagnetic brake, guide, and rolled or ground ball screw. Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission

Modular Motors are capable of up to 18 MW output.

March 6, 2015

Comprising 4- and 6-pole variants with outputs ranging from 16 MW at 10 kV to 18 MW at 6 kV (50 Hz), Simotics HV M high-voltage motors have 800 mm shaft height and support options that allow precise adaption to individual applications. Ex p or Ex n variants are suitable for use in areas subject to explosion hazards, and other variants are available for use in temperatures down to -50°C or applications with vibration requirements in line with API standard. Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission

Low-Voltage Motors afford flexible deployment.

March 5, 2015

With outputs from 200–1,600 kW and shaft heights from 315–450 mm, Simotics FD motors offer modular concept for flexible and optimized adaptation to individual applications. Modular structure provides flexibility to choose between air and water cooling or self and forced ventilation, while diagonally divided terminal box can be rotated in 90° steps and is sized to facilitate connection. Design features cooling ribs integrated directly in stator core in rectangular gray cast-iron enclosure. Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission, Controls & Controllers

Integrated Drives feature synchronous reluctance technology.

March 5, 2015

Combining Simotics reluctance motors and Sinamics converters, Integrated Drive Systems offer efficiency in full and partial load range. Reluctance motors, available with aluminum or gray cast-iron enclosure, cover output range from 5.5–30 kW. Sinamics G120 converter incorporates vector control designed specifically for reluctance motors. Identification of pole positions prevents jerking movements of drive on activation, while flying restart enables synchronization with running motor. Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Mechanical Power Transmission

Linear Positioning Stage delivers backlash-free motion.

March 5, 2015

Building on rack-and-pinion design, ServoSpline™ employs drive mechanism that provides backlash-free motion and simplified control. Product provides simple motion commands and positions stage in x- and y-axis by independently driving 2 splines. In addition to facilitating deployment/implementation, design ensures zero backlash and extended wear properties to provide engineers with reliable stage. Read More