Mechanical Power Transmission

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

Mini Positioning Stages offer 1 nm or 4 nm resolution.

July 2, 2015

Available in open-loop and closed-loop versions measuring 21 mm wide, Series Q-521 offers travel ranges of 12, 22, and 32 mm. Piezo-driven linear positioners are based on stick-slip gearless motor principle with self-clamping motor design that provides long-term power-off position-hold capabilities without need for brake. Equipped with integrated linear encoder, stages provide precision positioning and alignment of compact opto-mechanical components in research and OEM instrumentation. Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission

Rectangular Brush DC Motors suit portable equipment, power tools.

June 29, 2015

Used with DC bus voltages up to 48 V, DC032A Series has 25 x 32 mm motor body cross section, is available in 3 lengths with continuous torque from 0.027–0.034 Nm, and max speed of 6,500 rpm. There are 8 standard winding variations available, as well as custom options, to suit diverse projects, and construction features high-energy, 4-pole stator with rare earth magnets. While 13-slot commutation design minimizes torque ripple, skewed armature slots maximize reduction of reluctance torque. Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission

Planetary Gearboxes ease disassembly from machine.

June 25, 2015

Suitable for harsh applications, 300 Series offers torque range of 1,000–1,287,000 Nm and gear ratios from 3.4–5,234. FDK version, with hollow shaft and 2 keys at 120°, uses axial locking ring with threaded holes for reliable shaft mounting. Keyed hollow shaft is available in sizes ranging from 300–310. FZP version, available in sizes from 311–325, features splined hollow shaft which meets DIN 5480 standard, and also includes axial locking key with threaded holes for mounting. Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission

Planar XY Air Bearing Stage serves precision motion applications.

June 23, 2015

To maximize throughput while promoting precision, PIglide HS uses magnetically preloaded air-bearings on Y axes and vacuum preloaded X-Y puck that floats on reference surface. Cross-beam mounts to Y axis via flexural coupling that provides yaw-compliance without sacrificing system stiffness, and gantry axis is dual air-bearing H-bridge design incorporating dual linear motors and dual linear encoders. Incremental and absolute encoder options are available, and travels reach 500 x 1,000 mm. Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission, Controls & Controllers

Brushless DC Motor/Driver Packages have built-in controller.

June 17, 2015

Available from 30–400 W with 16 speed settings, BXII Series provides speed control up to 4,000 rpm with speed regulation to +0.05%. Units are available in round shaft, parallel shaft gearheads, or hollow shaft flat gearhead with electromagnetic brake options. Parallel geared types produce up to 610 lb-in. of torque, while hollow shaft flat geared types produce up to 970 lb-in. Digital setting on face of drive is used for built-in speed control, positioning, or torque limiting functions. Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission

Backlash-Free Profiled Rail Brakes ensure maximum safety.

June 15, 2015

Available in 8 construction sizes, ROBA®-guidestop Safety Brakes are backlash-free clamping units for profiled rail guides that cover nominal holding forces from 5–34 kN. When operating with suspended loads, brakes stop movement safely and quickly should unintended fall or crash occur. Units are directly mounted onto masses to be held and work according to fail-safe principle. Integrated switching condition monitoring is provided with contactless proximity switch. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Mechanical Power Transmission

Remote Actuator works with high-pressure contact switches.

June 12, 2015

With CBS ArcSafe® RSA-73A Remote Switch Actuator, technicians can remotely charge, close, and/or trip General Electric Type HPC High Pressure Contact Switches from safe distance while remaining stationed outside arc-flash boundary. Installation and operation does not require any modifications to existing electrical equipment. Typical applications include main service, feeder, and branch circuit disconnects, as well as both transformer and large motor disconnects. Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission

IEC Electric Motors come in safe and hazardous area models.

June 9, 2015

Designed for safe area operation, Process Performance Motors are available in aluminum or cast iron designs in frame sizes from 63–280 with ratings from .16–125 hp. Flameproof and Non-Sparking Motors are certified for ATEX and IECEx as standard in cast iron frame with IP55 rating for increased safety. Available from .75–60 hp, Flameproof models are designed for Zone 1 locations, while Non-Sparking models range from .75–125 hp and are designed for Zone 2 locations. Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission

Aluminium 2.5 in. SSD delivers seamless, lag-free computing.

June 5, 2015

Leveraging MLC Flash, SSD370S SATA III 6 Gbps SSD comes in capacities from 32 GB to 1 TB and is resistant to shock and vibration. Metal (aluminum) unibody design promotes heat dissipation and reduces EMI effects, while SATA Device Sleep Mode (DevSleep) support maximizes notebook battery life, and 100 msec response time optimizes responsiveness. Weighing 52 g, 7 mm profile SSD also incorporates wear-leveling and Error Correction Code (ECC) features.
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Rotary Brushless DC Motor provides over 90% efficiency.

June 5, 2015

With nominal voltages down to 24 Vdc, Model BG 95 provides 1,100 W of output power continuously and is suitable for autonomous vehicles and other similar battery-powered applications. When operating at 3,650 rpm, continuous torque is 2.9 Nm and max torque is 10.4 Nm. Also, with optional integrated encoder system, motor offers higher resolution positioning and speed control using either 4,096 ppr incremental or 12-bit absolute encoders. Read More

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Rigid Shaft Couplings suit heavy-duty mixers and machinery.

June 5, 2015

Available in 1-, 2-, and 3-piece styles with straight-through bores or stepped bores for joining different size shafts, Stafford Heavy Duty Rigid Couplings are constructed to carry heavy torque loads in large equipment and process systems. Available with or without keyways, couplings come in ¾–6 in. ID sizes and are made from steel and stainless steel. Products can also be manufactured from other alloys and modified to customer specification. Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission

Helical In-Line Reducers offer up to 18,587 lb-in. torque.

June 2, 2015

Combining LeCentric reducer with choice of Regal electric motors, Pre-assembled LeCentric GEAR+MOTOR™ Units are made of cast iron and are torque-rated from 5,974–18,587 lb-in. with max input of 1/3–40 hp. Units are available with ratios up to 680.03:1, with double and triple reduction designs and efficiencies as high as 97%. Utilizing wide range of removable bases and mounting hardware, reducers offer drop-in replacements for industry-standard configurations. Read More

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Optimized Bearings match customers' application needs.

June 2, 2015

Part of SKF EnCompass Field Performance Programme, SKF Bearings have been optimized to meet real-world application conditions. SKF Explorer spherical roller bearings offer 50% less seal friction, while SKF Energy Efficient deep groove ball bearings minimize frictional losses. SKF Energy Efficient Y-bearings are characterized by lower frictional moment, and SKF Explorer steel/steel plain bearings are initially lubricated and sealed to eliminate need for relubrication. Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission

Voice Coil Actuator includes built-in position sensor.

June 1, 2015

Measuring 5.4 in. long with 0.75 in. diameter over main body and 1.3 in. diameter over lead wire exit end, Model LAS13-54-001Z features integral position sensor and moving magnet design that accommodates many applications. Linear housed device provides 0.5 in. stroke, peak force of 6.0 lb, and 0.00079 in. of resolution. Offering direct-drive, zero backlash, and cog-free operation, VCA is suited for medical hand tools, remotely controlled circuit breakers, and industrial automation applications. Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission, Green & Clean

Hub Bearing reduces preload range in automotive applications.

June 1, 2015

Suited for use in cars and vans, third generation hub bearing unit (HBU3) offers preload range that reduces friction and associated CO2 emissions while promoting fuel efficiency. Design incorporates flange for wheel and brake attachment and second flange for suspension attachment. Torque is transmitted to ring via included spline for driven wheel applications, and units for vehicles with ABS, traction control, or stability control systems include wheel speed sensor. Read More

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Advanced Mezzanine Card features quad SATA III SSD module.

May 29, 2015

Featuring mid-size, single-module design, Model AMC623 is equipped with four 1.8 in. SATA III drives for nearly 2 TB of storage. Four drives can provide 6 Gbps data rate which is routed to backplane via x2 PCIe lanes. Compliant to AMC.1 specification, advanced mezzanine card supports RAID 0, 1, and 10 for striping and mirroring options. Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission, Mounting & Attaching Products

Miniature Linear Motor Positioners increase perfomance, not size.

May 27, 2015

Combining modularity, flexibility, and performance, mSR (miniature square rail) series is comprised of dual square rail guided, linear motor positioners with strokes from 25–500 mm. Models mSR 80 and mSR 100 respectively feature ironcore and ironless center-driven linear motor technologies and have width x height dimensions of 80 x 25 mm and 100 x 25 mm. There are 6 encoder options, which include magnetic incremental, optical incremental, analog sine/cosine, and BiSS-C absolute. Read More

Controls & Controllers, Mechanical Power Transmission

Heavy-Duty Starter offers over-crank protection.

May 26, 2015

Designed to fit Paccar MX 11 and 13-liter engines, 38MT+™ Gear Reduction Starter includes built-in circuit breaker that protects against thermal damage and automatically resets operating temperature while eliminating need for wiring harness. Integral Magnet Switch minimizes voltage drop and gives solenoid maximum available voltage in any starting condition. For optimal reliability, electrical soft-start consistently and accurately engages pinion with ring gear. Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Mechanical Power Transmission

EMT to FMC Transition Couplings help contractors conserve time.

May 26, 2015

Available in ½–2 in. in die cast zinc and 2 ½–4 in. in zinc plated steel, Mighty-Merge® EMT to FMC/Greenfield transition couplings provide dimensional flexibility when transitioning between raceways. Design negates need for contractors to assemble multiple fittings or mount box to transition between raceways. While EMT to FMC fittings (½–2 in.) are cULus Listed, EMT/Rigid to FMC fittings (2 ½–4 in.) are cETLus Listed. Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission

Electric Spring Applied Brake is suited for robotic arms.

May 26, 2015

Able to reduce cantilevered load on robotic arms, 6,000 rpm max-rated BXR-LE offers static friction torque range from 0.236–0.973 lb-ft and operating over -4 to 140°F ambient range. Size and weight promote machine design efficiency. With accompanying voltage controller, power consumption is stepped down to 7 Vdc after split second of 24 Vdc for brake actuation. Additional features include minimized heat generation and servo motor face mounting capability. Read More