Mechanical Power Transmission

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Mechanical Power Transmission

Portable Remote Switch Actuator helps keep operators safe.

November 2, 2015

Available for General Electric 400–6,000 A EntelliGuard G circuit breakers, Model RSA-162 allows technicians to remotely charge, close, or trip circuit breaker from safe distance of up to 300 ft while remaining stationed outside arc-flash boundary. Installation and operation do not require modifications to existing electrical equipment thanks to magnetic latching system. Optional features include 24 Vdc LED light, wireless video camera system with LCD monitor, and protective case assembly. Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission

NEMA23 Stepper Motors suits automation/motion control systems.

November 2, 2015

Along with NEMA 23 flange dimensions of 57 x 57 mm, MIS23 series has rated torques of 1.1, 1.6, and 2.5 Nm (1,000 rpm @ 48 Vdc). Protecting against electrical noise, control and communication functions are integrated with motor in IP42, IP55, or IP65 housing. Different PCBs can be mounted within housing, and standard features include pulse/direction driver, serial RS485 position controller, and point-to-point or multiaxis operation up to 255 axes on same RS485 bus. Read More

Controls & Controllers, Mechanical Power Transmission

Ball Runner Blocks offer high travel accuracy.

October 28, 2015

By reducing pulsation when placed under load, BSHP Ball Runner Blocks optimize accuracy of cutting machine tools, measuring machines, and glass machining equipment. Steel inserts elastically adapt to operating load so that balls can enter entry zone smoothly, without pulse-like stresses. Available in sizes 15–65, runner blocks feature high dynamic load capacities that extend service life and are interchangeable into existing profiled rail applications. Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Machinery & Machining Tools, Mechanical Power Transmission

Hydraulic Gantry optimizes lifting and rigging applications.

October 28, 2015

Equipped with 3-stage lifting cylinders, Model SL400 lifts up to 30 ft at top of third stage and can handle up to 450 tons at top of second stage. Intellilift wireless control system allows users to operate lift locally at each leg or remotely. Control ensures automatic synchronization of lifting with accuracy of 1 in. and automatic synchronization of travel with accuracy of 0.60 in. For optimized durability, SL400 features sturdy base frame that withstands variety of environmental conditions. Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission, Controls & Controllers

EtherCAT Drive Module suits limited space applications.

October 27, 2015

Featuring dual/quad-axis universal drive, UDMSD Series is designed for servo, step, and voice coil motors with continuous power range of 10–100 W. Module supports up to 4 digital incremental encoder channels and 2 absolute encoder channels. Serial Peripheral Interface supports other feedback devices, such as autofocus signals. Available with currents of 1.25/2.5 A and 2.5/5 A (cont/peak), unit is powered by 12–48 Vdc drive supply voltage and separate 24 Vdc ±20% control supply. Read More

Controls & Controllers, Mechanical Power Transmission

Magnetic Particle Brakes target clean room environments.

October 27, 2015

Available in shafted or thru bore models, MP-B Series provides torque ranges from 0.4–8,851 lb-in. Magnetic particle brakes deliver smooth, repeatable performance with silent operation and are suitable for applications that require torque independent of speed. Offering long, maintenance-free service life, space-saving units are available as standalone brakes or with optional passive or forced air cooling. Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission, Laboratory and Research Supplies & Equipment

Portable X-Ray Generator meets needs of industrial applications.

October 27, 2015

Able to penetrate steel, concrete, and other materials, Linatron® Xp portable industrial linear accelerator weighs <250 lb and can be integrated with PaxScan 2530HE flat-panel digital image detector or built into systems using computed radiography. Liquid-cooled version, designed for high-duty applications, can run continually without having to stop for cool down, while air-cooled version is designed to be used in short bursts with thermal recovery periods in between. Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission, Green & Clean

Hydraulic Power System helps reduce machining cycle times.

October 27, 2015

Green Hydraulic Power™ increases yield, reduces noise emissions by 20 dBA, and minimizes heat generation, cycle time, and oil volume for 100, 200, and 300 gal tank Spectra Line hydraulic power units rated to 4,000 psi on MJC machine builds. Solution utilizes Siemens SINAMICS variable-speed servo pump drive, and control data output from onboard diagnostic capability in drive supplies information for predictive maintenance. Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission, Welding Equipment & Supplies

Graphics-Wrapped Engine-Driven Welder suits multiple processes.

October 20, 2015

Available with white tail camouflage graphics wrap and camouflage design, White Tail Camo™ Ranger® 250 GXT delivers 250 A for AC or DC stick and DC wire welding, including TIG, MIG, and flux-cored options. Welder is rated 250 A/25 V for AC, DC, and CV, and all outputs are rated at 100% duty cycle 104°F. With up to 10,000 W continuous AC generator power, machine produces single-phase AC power for other equipment; employs 23 hp Kohler® gasoline engine in enclosed case; and has 12 gal fuel tank. Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission

Linear Servo Motor Air Bearing Stage has 38 mm overall height.

October 16, 2015

Floating on air cushion without rollers or sliding components, frictionless PIglide A-141 delivers vibration-free motion with velocity stability and zero mechanical component wear. Miniature linear positioner has preloaded air bearings and integral optical linear encoder. Latter provides position information down to 20 nm resolution. Smooth motion, without any cogging or attractive forces, is provided by ironless linear motors, which reach velocities up to 0.5 m/sec and acceleration to .75 g. Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission

Arc-Resistant Regenerative Drive reduces safety risks.

October 15, 2015

Medium-voltage drive, Allen-Bradley PowerFlex 7000, incorporates ArcShield technology, which redirects hazardous energy and gases created from arc-flash event away from personnel to help reduce safety risks and protect equipment in heavy process industries. Offering full regeneration capabilities and integrated arc-resistant Allen-Bradley CENTERLINE starter, system provides 50 kA arc rating and meets Type 2B protection to provide full perimeter personnel protection. Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission

Linear Drives offer automatic shaft cleaning and lubricating.

October 15, 2015

As option, Amacoil-Uhing Linear Drives are available with combination shaft wiper/grease fitting, which removes dirt from shaft while drive is running and simultaneously assures adequate shaft lubrication with manufacturer-approved grease. Shaft wiper consists of O-ring made of specially formulated rubber which is mounted in Delrin® brand plastic fitting. One wiper is attached to each end of drive unit. As drive moves back and forth, wipers push debris to either end of shaft. Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission

Two-Phase Stepper Motor incorporates original encoder.

October 13, 2015

Pre-assembled with Oriental Motor Original Encoders, PKP Series includes bipolar and unipolar motors. Oriental Motor Original Encoder specifications include 3-channel, incremental or line driver type, 200 p/rev for 1.8°, and 400 p/rev for 0.9° type. Respective frame sizes are 0.79–1.65 in. and 1.65 or 2.22 in. Motor position information detection is also included. Also available, PKP22_ Series include PKP223 and PKP225 high-torque stepper motors with 1.10 in. frame size.
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Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Mechanical Power Transmission

Low-Flow Load-Sensing Valve integrates electrohydraulic actuator.

October 13, 2015

Helping system designers meet emissions and safety standards, PVG 16 low-flow load-sensing valve with CAN (PVE-CI)-enabled PVE Series 6 electrohydraulic actuator is available in on/off, proportional, and proportional with float actuator configurations. PVE Series 6 actuator incorporates MCU for closed loop spool position control and delivers total spool controllability and built-in fault monitoring. Ratings for PVG 16 include flow up to 17.2 gpm and work-port pressure up to 5,800 psi. Read More

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

Support and Actuator System works in ultra-high vacuum conditions.

October 12, 2015

Optimized for load capacity and stiffness, mechanical systems employ strut-based mounting system that minimizes vibration and allows facilitated and precise (sub millimeter) position adjustment of hardware without adding stress or distortion. Strut mechanical positioner has up to 6 degrees of freedom: translational (X/Y/Z) and angular (pitch, roll, and yaw). While smallest design supports 200 lb, 6 struts provide solid (seismically adequate) support in all models. Read More

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

GPS Rackmount Splitter includes dual antenna redundancy.

October 12, 2015

Developed for wireless industry, GPS/GNSS rackmount splitter provides GPS timing signal to up to 32 GPS/GNSS synchronization modules and receivers. Design ensures GPS timing signal is available even in case of antenna or cable failure. In addition to amplifying and splitting GPS/GNSS signal, product offers such features as dual GPS antenna input ports, health monitor, and sensor switch. Antenna redundancy is acquired through use of primary and backup antennas. Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission

Rigid Couplings are specified for shaft joining, alignment.

October 12, 2015

Used to join or align 2 shafts within motor or mechanical system, ReliaMark rigid couplings are manufactured in SAE 1008 mild steel and come in 60+ sizes with ¼–1 ½ in. bore. Products include solid set-screw, one-piece (single-split), and 2-piece (double-split) couplings. All feature black oxide finish and socket head cap screws. Effective on hard and soft shafts, couplings offer bore tolerances of +.001/.003. Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission, Agricultural and Farming Products

DC Brush and Brushless Motors, Encoders aid agriculture industry.

October 9, 2015

Available in 3 motor lengths with output ratings of 8–30 W, 30 mm dia DC030C series offers gear reduction options that include G35 spur gearbox and G30 planetary gearbox with respective load torque ratings of 0.71–1.24 Nm and 2.47–8.83 Nm. Offered in 7 motor lengths with output ratings of 25–108 W, 54 mm dia DC054B series offers gear reduction options that include G51 spur gearbox and PLG52 planetary gearbox with respective ratings of 1.24–3.53 Nm and 1.2–24 Nm. Read More

Mechanical Components & Assemblies, Mechanical Power Transmission

Disc Brake Rotors ensure silent brake operation.

October 8, 2015

Designed to deliver motorsports performance in wide range of everyday road vehicles, HELLA Pagid High Carbon Rotors deliver maximum density for silent brake operation. Rotors are coated to ensure corrosion protection and provide optimized heat transfer for cooler running brake system. Friction consistency minimizes risk of stress cracks and permanent deformation. Using tightest run out specifications possible, rotors minimize pad knock back and judder. Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Mechanical Power Transmission, Green & Clean

Piston Pumps convert 2 in. monitoring wells to production wells.

October 6, 2015

Blackhawk industrial-strength positive displacement piston pumps can be used to convert 2 in. monitoring well into actual production. Products pump virtually any liquid, irrespective of chemical composition or viscosity, at any angle from horizontal to vertical, and drivers can be powered by electricity, pneumatic air, or solar panels. While pneumatic and electric models are designed for depths to 800 ft and flows to 2 gpm, solar models are designed for depths to 400 ft and flows to 1.1 gpm. Read More