Mechanical Power Transmission

Mechanical Power Transmission

Power Take-Off remotely engages over-center mechanism.

February 5, 2015

When complex machinery configurations or location hinder easy access to activation, RO 111/211 Remote Over Center PTO can be engaged and disengaged remotely via control valve and/or electronic control. Hydraulic or pneumatic actuation is achieved through ports, making access to fittings straight-forward. PTO utilizes one 11 in. friction plate in 111 model and 2 plates in 211. Design allows for side load and inline applications, while eliminating external cooling, filtration, or rotary union. Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission

Stepper Motor delivers smooth motion and quiet operation.

February 3, 2015

Part of SmoothStep line, Whisper Torque ZH417-11 Stepper Motor with Signature Series Technology can incorporate up to 11 mm ID hollow shaft and still maintain accuracy and torque. NEMA 17, 0.9° motor features patent pending design that has no magnet on rotor. Instead, motor uses ring magnet around stator coils that is sandwiched between stator stack. Since there is no permanent magnet in rotor and only outer edges of rotor are used, large shaft dimensions can be implemented. Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission

Stainless Steel Gear Reducers have washdown-resistant design.

February 2, 2015

With sanitary design sealed against high-pressure, high-temperature, and caustic washdown environments, Ultra Kleen® Tigear-2® offers input ratings up to 5 hp and come in 5 case sizes. All-stainless steel construction includes laser-etched nameplate for permanent, sanitary product identification, and versions are available with solid or hollow output shafts. All models are factory-filled with H1 food grade synthetic lubrication and protected by 2-piece, harsh-duty output sealing system. Read More

Controls & Controllers, Mechanical Power Transmission

Hybrid Motor Starters feature push-in connection technology.

January 30, 2015

Requiring no tools for installation, PT versions of CONTACTRON ELR-H3 and ELR-H5 offer mixture of forward and reverse motor operations, adjustable overloads, and emergency-stop function. When properly optioned, one motor starter can provide up to 4 motor control functions in single unit, while also providing safety solution up to SIL 3 PLe. Hybrid motor starters feature wear-free operation, DIN rail mounting, and both low-voltage and line-voltage control configurations. Read More

Controls & Controllers, Mechanical Power Transmission

Heavy-Duty Gear Reduction Starter combines IOCP and IMS features.

January 30, 2015

Designed to fit Paccar MX 11 and 13 L engines, Delco Remy® 38MT+™ (P/N 8200977) features Integrated Over Crank Protection (IOCP) via built-in circuit breaker that protects starter from thermal damage and automatically resets at safe operating temperature. Integral Magnet Switch (IMS) reduces voltage drop and ensures solenoid receives max available voltage in any starting condition, while electrical soft-start consistently and accurately engages pinion with ring gear to promote reliability. Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission, Computer Hardware & Peripherals

SSD Systems offer automated storage tiering.

January 26, 2015

Supplied with hybrid 2.5 in./3.5 in. trays, ready for all-SSD storage, EonStor DS 3000T Systems feature automated storage tiering, which allocates data to most appropriate tier based on hotness. SSD wear level indication provides SSD health information to prepare for and perform data loss countermeasures such as replication, migration, and SSD replacement. With SSD Cache, customers can use SSDs as high-speed cache pool for read-intensive applications such as online transaction processing. Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission, Computer Hardware & Peripherals

SATA III SSDs offer 7 mm profile and 960 GB max capacity.

January 21, 2015

Targeting ultrabook and laptop users, Slim S85 and Velox V85 come in 240/480/960 GB capacities and feature 6 Gbps SATA III interface. Respective read and write speeds of 560 and 540 MB/sec (ATTO test) and 530 and 510 MB/sec (CrystalDiskMark test) reduce boot time and enhance system responsiveness. Along with SMART monitoring system and ECC technology, 100 x 69.85 x 7 mm shockproof and vibration-proof SSDs incorporate wear leveling technique and do not experience latency delay or seek error. Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission

Steerable Lift Axles come in 13K and 20K capacities.

January 16, 2015

Tru-Track 13K and 20K as part of Tru-Track Series which offers capacities from 10K–20K, incorporate quick-change ride height system. Super Short Rail (SSR) version offers compact mounting design for space-critical applications. Weighing 1,297 lb, Tru-Track 20K is built for durability and maneuverability. It offers 25° of wheel cut while accepting 445/65R22.5 tires. Read More

Controls & Controllers, Mechanical Power Transmission

Energy Management Motor Starter is fully programmable.

January 15, 2015

Available for single-phase (up to 15 hp) or 3-phase (up to 300 hp) applications, Model MSEM features Hand/Off/Auto keypad with LCD to adjust settings. Features include 5 control inputs, 2 status outputs, under/over voltage and under/over power protection, and electronic overload for real-time current monitoring for motor protection. Unit can be specified for 24 or 120 Vac damper power to open damper when fan is commanded to start, and limit switch input is also standard. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Mechanical Power Transmission

NVMe Flash Storage Products offer 1.37 or 2.75 TB capacity.

January 14, 2015

Utilizing advanced controller and array of NANDrive SSDs in PCIe add-in card form factor, G7100 Series G-card™ deploys Distributed ECC Architecture with each NANDrive building-block having its own ECC engine. Onboard hardware RAID provides system-level lifetime endurance of up to 10 Drive Writes Per Day for 5 years. With intelligent power interrupt data protection circuit for on-board buffer memory, G-card can commit host write operations without risk of data loss due to power interruptions. Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission

Industrial Engines increase truck productivity and fuel economy.

January 13, 2015

Available for 3,000–7,000 lb Class IV and V Hyster® cushion tire and pneumatic tire trucks, engines featuring Hyster® Variable Power Technology™ include PSI 2.0 L LP engine and PSI 2.4 L LP or dual fuel engine. Latter offers option to run on LP or gas, while Hyster Variable Power Technology provides adjustable performance modes to maximize productivity or fuel economy to fit application. E-controls fuel system optimizes fuel efficiency and emissions control. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Mechanical Power Transmission

USB 3.0 Flash Drives deliver optimal read/write speeds.

January 9, 2015

Available in capacities of 256 GB and 512 GB, Supersonic Magnum 2 delivers maximum read and write speeds up to 400 MBps and 300 MBps, respectively. Industrial-grade metal housing enables shock resistance up to 15 Gs to protect stored data. Supersonic Rage 2, available in capacities of 128 GB and 256 GB, also delivers maximum read and write speeds up to 400 MBps and 300 MBps. Retractable unit has rubberized casing and slide-to-connect feature to protect port from damage. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Mechanical Power Transmission

Solid State Drive offers 480 GB or 960 GB capacity.

January 9, 2015

Utilizing Phison S10 controller, Patriot Ignite SATA III SSD reaches max sequential read and write speeds up to 560 MBps and 545 MBps, respectively. Unit includes advanced features such as end-to-end data protection, wear-leveling, smartECC, and Smart Refresh. Designed with standard 2.5 in. form factor and backed by SATA III 6.0 Gbps interface, Ignite is compatible with most desktops and notebooks. Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission

Caster Bearings suit steel mill operation support rollers.

January 8, 2015

By coping with axial expansion and contraction of rolls, SKF caster bearings can eliminate induced axial loads, reduce risk of roll seizure, promote bearing reliability and service life, as well as increase caster productivity. Spherical roller bearings have 2 rows of patented self-guiding rollers with common sphered raceway in outer ring and optimized internal design, while CARB® toroidal types are self-aligning radial bearings with locating/non-locating bearing systems' properties. Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Mechanical Power Transmission

Drive Coupling features quick connect design.

January 7, 2015

Designed for quickly connecting and disconnecting rotary unions from fluid transfer lines without tools, TorqueSafe™ is rated for up to 20 lb-ft of torque with operating pressures to 150 psig and temperatures up to 375°F. Coupling features full-flow passage, one-hand disengagement, and locking mechanism to ensure safe connections are made. With connection sizes ranging from 3/8 to 1 ½ in., coupling is constructed of stainless steel for corrosion resistance. Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission

Low-Inertia Servo Motors meet demanding automation requirements.

January 7, 2015

With IP65 environmental rating and UL/CE certifications, J series includes 100–750 W power ratings as well as windings for various DC and AC voltages. All models have integrated brake options. While laser-welded, segmented stator pole construction allows for maximum copper fill, encapsulation method maximizes heat transfer. Inertia ranges from 0.00059–0.01373 oz-in./sec², and included incremental commutating optical encoders offer 10,000 counts per revolution. Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission

Saw Arbor Motors handle heavy-duty wood cutting.

January 5, 2015

Rated for both intermittent and continuous duty, Perske Saw Arbor Motors are available with power options ranging from 1.0–270 hp and come with standard speed of 60 Hz, 3,600 rpm. TEFC motors feature saw collars for direct blade mounting, slim profile design for deep cutting, lifetime-lubricated bearings, and low vibration to help ensure uniform cutting and shaping patterns. Ventilator-cooled electromagnetic and high-pressure action is also available. Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission

Compact, Dynamic Servomotors conserve space in motion systems.

January 5, 2015

Available with F1 flange size with 40 mm edge length, AM801x and AM811x are designed for 230 Vac, offer quadruple overload capacity, and come in 3 overall lengths that cover 0.22–0.55 Nm torque range. Absolute encoder and One Cable Technology (OCT) are standard, while backlash-free permanent magnet holding brake and feather keyway groove shaft are optional. Upon request, motors are available with multi-turn absolute encoders. Drive position is stored in EEPROM without battery buffering. Read More

Mechanical Components & Assemblies, Mechanical Power Transmission

Electric Cylinder delivers thrust up to 114 kN.

January 5, 2015

Featuring 125 mm frame size with oversized ball screw and thrust bearings, Model ETH125 utilizes integrated drive train and guidance design that maximizes overall thrust capacity, offering energy-efficient solution to hydraulic actuation. Unit features max stroke of 2 m, max speed of 1.7 m/s, and max acceleration of 15 m/s². IP54-rated as standard with options for IP65 and higher, cylinder provides bi-directional repeatability of ±0.03 mm, ±0.05 mm for parallel mount. Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Mechanical Power Transmission

Motorized Positioning Stages offer 1-29.95 micron resolution.

December 31, 2014

Voice Coil Driven Stage with Quadrature Position Sensor and Home Switch offers 1–29.95 micron standard positioning resolution and 0.50–5.20 in. motion ranges. Linear stages are fully self-contained, and each utilizes one or 2 voice coil motors, linear carriage system, optical quadrature encoder feedback device, and home switch. Stages may be stacked in XY, XZ, and XYZ configurations. Continuous (stall) forces range from 1–23.0 lb, and intermittent forces at 10% duty cycle are 3.1–73 lb. Read More