Mechanical Power Transmission

Mechanical Power Transmission

Synchronous Timing Belts, Pulleys suit small motor applications.

Oct 21, 2016

At ¼ in. wide, 0.080 in. pitch SureMotion MXL series timing belts are offered in neoprene with fiberglass reinforcement or urethane with polyester reinforcement. Neoprene belts, exhibiting resilience and flame resistance, come in lengths from 36–500 teeth, while urethane belts, with resistance to wear, oil, and ozone, come in lengths from 36–400 teeth. Ranging in size from... Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission

Cummins Westport Begins Production of ISL G Near Zero Natural Gas Engine

Oct 21, 2016

North America's First Commercially Available Near Zero NOx MidRange Engine TORONTO, Oct. 13, 2016 - Cummins Westport Inc. (CWI) today announced that orders are being processed and production of the ISL G Near Zero (NZ) NOx natural gas engine has commenced. The ISL G NZ is the first MidRange engine in North America to receive emission certification from both U.S. Environmental Protection... Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission

Revolutionary Pratt & Whitney PurePower® Engine Joins Spirit Airlines Fleet

Oct 21, 2016

Transforming aviation with significant fuel and noise reductions EAST HARTFORD, Conn., -- Pratt Whitney's PurePower Geared Turbofan™ (GTF) engine has entered passenger service with Spirit Airlines, which is the first U.S. carrier to fly the Airbus A320neo. The aircraft made its first passenger service flight from Detroit to Los Angeles on Sunday, Oct. 16. Pratt & Whitney is a division of... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Mechanical Power Transmission

Siemens to Supply Major Components for Saskatchewan Power Plant

Oct 21, 2016

  • Burns McDonnell Canada selected to design and build 350 megawatt combined cycle power plant for SaskPower
  • Chinook Power Station to harness cleaner-burning natural gas
  • Thermal power facility will be capable of powering about 300,000 homes
OAKVILLE, ON - Siemens is filling an order from Burns & McDonnell Canada to deliver a gas turbine, a steam turbine,... Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission

Zero Backlash Brake targets indexing and positioning systems.

Oct 19, 2016

With 85 ms engagement response time, Model I-300 provides high dynamic torque of 5,300 lb-in. for backlash-free holding and emergency stopping on indexers and positioning systems. Spring engaged, air released power-off brake connects to shaft with tapered, keyless locking devices. Patented braking element locks and holds shaft in position without any displacement upon engagement or reversing of... Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission

Can Stack Linear Actuators offer max holding force of 50 N.

Oct 19, 2016

Featuring 7.5° step angle that provides fine incremental movement, 20 mm Series 20DBM is suitable for electronic pipettes, medical and non-medical analyzers, XY stages, and valve actuators. Customizable linear stepper motors are powered by high-energy neodymium magnets, optimized electromagnetic circuit, and bearing preload design. RoHS compliant products are available in Captive and... Read More

Controls & Controllers, Electronic Components & Devices, Mechanical Power Transmission

Regenerative SCR Control supports OEM applications.

Oct 19, 2016

Intended for use with permanent magnet DC motors only, MGB Series features streamlined design with power in, power out, speed pot, direction switch, and stop/start switch. Microprocessor allows for custom programming where needed. Featuring 115/230 Vac input, 90/180 Vdc armature output, and 8 A armature current, series is engineered for OEM applications that require controlled deceleration,... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Mechanical Power Transmission, Mounting & Attaching Products

Universal Rotary Unit features high torque design.

Oct 19, 2016

Available in sizes 16, 32, and 40, SRM Universal Rotary Unit features internal shock absorbers that provide high inertia capacity as well as fast swivel times. Product offers large pinion mounting surface for stability and large center bore for feeding through items such as cables and hoses. Modular air feed-through and electrical feed-through versions are available as factory options or as field... Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission

Brushless Motors range in torque from 0.04 to 8.5 Nm.

Oct 18, 2016

With torque from 6–600 oz-in. and speeds from 40–4,500 rpm, 44 mm Series EC044A is available in range of lengths and windings to accommodate application requirements. Series EC042B, measuring 42 mm in diameter, delivers 9–1,200 oz-in. of torque and speeds from 40–4,500 rpm. Both are equipped with E30 encoder and PLG42S planetary gear. Stock gear ratios range from 4–100:1, with optional... Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission

Meritor® Opti-Lite Brake Drums feature lightweight drum options.

Oct 18, 2016

Suitable for line haul and weight-sensitive applications such as tankers, trailers and freight vehicles, Opti-Lite brake drums reduces vehicle weight by more than 200 pounds. Having the same base nomenclature as STEELite X30 with prefix 50 for product clarification, brake drums are offered in various wheel-end configurations for steer, drive and trailer axle applications. Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission

Miniature Linear Voice Coil Motor has high force to size ratio.

Oct 17, 2016

Along with 14.5 oz continuous force and 45.7 oz peak force, 0.875 in. dia x 0.50 in. long LVCM-022-013-01 offers zero cogging, 0.25 in. stroke length, and precision drilled and tapped 4-40 UNC-2B mounting holes. This clean, quiet, low-inertia, high-acceleration, high-speed motor delivers repeatability to <0.00004 in. when operated in closed loop as DC servo motor. Uses include... Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission

Corrosion-Resistant Bearings promote food safety, reliability.

Oct 14, 2016

Along with EC approval, Food Line deep groove ball bearings feature stainless steel rings, rolling elements, cages, and seal backing plates. For demanding environments, MRC Ultra corrosion resistant range uses high nitrogen corrosion resistant (HNCR) stainless steel rings and ceramic rolling elements for improved fatigue life. Bearings in both ranges are pre-lubricated with NSF in category H1... Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission

Siemens to Supply Compact Steam Turbines to Russia and Turkey

Oct 14, 2016

Siemens has received two orders from Russia and Turkey for a model SST-111 compact steam turbine. One turbine was ordered by the Russian aluminum producer Rusal for a production facility in Volgograd and is to be delivered at the end of April 2017. The other turbine is to be supplied to the Mimsan boiler manufacturer in Turkey. This turbine is to be used in a biomass plant of the owner Oltan... Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission

Metal Detectable Polymer Bearings enhance food safety.

Oct 12, 2016

Featuring metal-detectable construction, Poly-Round® polymer plane bearings directly interchange with industry standard mounted bearings and do not have any balls, grease, cage, or seals. Clean-operating design carries USDA acceptance. Further food safety for edible products is enhanced when these bearings are made from ON metal detectable, x-ray detectable, and optically detectable... Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission

Spring Engaged Brakes offer several customizable options.

Oct 11, 2016

Spring engaged and electromagnetically released for use dry or in oil, Spring Engaged Brake (SEB) series comes with friction materials featuring higher torque density for both static and dynamic engagement. Multiple disc configurations are available when higher torque is required. Options also include custom coatings, enclosures, and materials for varied conditions. Custom voltages as well... Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Mechanical Power Transmission

Remote Switch Actuator for N-Frame MCCB keeps operators safe.

Oct 07, 2016

Portable RSA-57T remote switch actuator (RSA) lets technicians remotely close or trip Square D N-Frame molded case circuit breaker (MCCB) from safe distance of up to 300 ft while remaining stationed outside arc-flash boundary. Magnetic latching system negates any modifications to existing electrical equipment for installation/operation. Unit is compatible with flush-mounted N-Frame breakers... Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission

High-Speed Brushless Motor suits medical devices/equipment.

Oct 06, 2016

Designed primarily for medical ventilator and respirator use, ResMax 28 achieves speeds up to 90,000 rpm with dynamic responsiveness of 0–50,000 rpm in 20 ms (unloaded). Operating life is 30,000+ hr at 40,000 rpm (average speed), and maximum efficiency is 90%. Along with rated power of 46 W, these 28 mm, 24 V motors feature integrated Hall-effect sensors that provide commutation information... Read More

Controls & Controllers, Mechanical Power Transmission

Servo Drive System suits demanding geared motor applications.

Oct 06, 2016

Designed for use with Sinamics S120 Drive System, Simotics S-1FG1 Servo Geared Motor features low torsional backlash for precise, dynamic motion sequences. Motor is available in helical, parallel shaft, bevel, and helical worm gearboxes with up to 25 transmission ratios. Sinamics S120 Drive System comes in blocksize and booksize hardware types for use with servo geared motors. Pre-fabricated... Read More