Mechanical Power Transmission

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

Mechanical Power Transmission

Aluminum Bronze Alloy Bearings resist corrosion.

Oct 06, 2016

Combining cast bronze base metal and proprietary solid lubricant plugs, A Series Enduralube Bearings are maintenance-free and able to withstand extreme environments. When exposed to corrosive environments, aluminum bronze creates aluminum oxide coating that further protects metal. Operating in temperatures from -450 to +750°F, self-lubricating bearings feature tensile value of 90,000 psi, max... Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission

Advanced Turbine Engine Company Selected to Demonstrate Innovative Capability for Future Vertical Lift Helicopters

Oct 06, 2016

HUNTSVILLE, Ala. - The U.S. Department of the Army has awarded a contract to the Advanced Turbine Engine Company (ATEC) – a joint venture of Honeywell and Pratt Whitney – for the development and demonstration of advanced engine capabilities that could be applicable to a new fleet of future vertical lift combat helicopters. The contract, part of the Army's Alternate Concept Engine (ACE)... Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission

Rigid Couplings with Step Bores come in metric sizes.

Oct 05, 2016

Suited for equipment manufacturers designing precision servo driven systems or shaft-to-shaft connections, metric rigid couplings with step bores are available in 1- and 2-piece clamp styles with or without keyways. Rigid coupling hardware features Nypatch coating to resist vibration and maintain holding power. Available from 3–50 mm, these RoHS2- and REACH-compliant products are made from... Read More

Controls & Controllers, Mechanical Power Transmission

AC/DC Drives From Control Techniques Give Crane Overhaul Specialist A Lift

Oct 03, 2016

A US-based specialist in the supply of complete electrical packages for oil rig cranes is using Control Techniques AC and DC drives as part of a landmark $500,000+ order involving the upgrade of 10 LeTourneau cranes. Three cranes have already been completed with no reported down-time in the first 18 months of operation, whereas prior to the upgrade, maintenance would be required on a weekly or... Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission

Siemens Wins Another Service Order for the Veja Mate Offshore Project

Oct 03, 2016

•Â Maintenance agreements signed • BorWin2 DC grid connection already in operation • Siemens will install 67 offshore wind turbines, starting in January 2017 • 400 megawatts to be fed into the grid by the end of 2017 Siemens has received an order for the maintenance and upkeep of the Offshore Substation (OSS) and turbine substructures of the Veja Mate offshore project. Siemens will... Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission

Wind Turbines address low/medium wind and low noise site needs.

Sep 30, 2016

Onshore direct drive wind turbines include models SWT-3.15-142, SWT-3.6-130, and SWT-3.3-130LN, which are respectively optimized for low-wind, medium-wind, and noise-sensitive sites. While all 3 machines share same nacelle design due to shared modular platform concept, different controller settings and rotor diameters allow turbines to adapt to specific wind and site conditions. Based on direct... Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission

Onshore Wind Turbine features low-noise design.

Sep 30, 2016

With aerodynamic rotor blade add-ons, Model SWT-3.3-130LN can be operated at noise level of 104.9 dB. In addition to vortex generators on blade surface, trailing edges are equipped with combination of serrations and combs. Each combed teeth element creates fine vortices at point where fast air stream from above blade profile meets slower air stream below, resulting in high performance at low... Read More

Mechanical Components and Assemblies, Mechanical Power Transmission

BorgWarner Supplies Latest Alfa Romeo Gasoline Engine With Advanced Engine Timing System

Sep 29, 2016

BorgWarner's Engine Timing System with Silent Chain Technology Reduces Friction and Improves Engine Efficiency and Performance AUBURN HILLS, Mich. - BorgWarner's advanced engine timing system drives Fiat Chrysler Automobiles' (FCA) all-new aluminum 2.0-liter gasoline engine. This Alfa Romeo exclusive engine debuts in the new Alfa Romeo Giulia sedan and will also be available for the... Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission

Siemens Secures First LTP Order for Industrial Gas Turbines in China

Sep 29, 2016

Siemens and Hangzhou Steam Turbine Co., Ltd. (HTC) have secured a long term service program (LTP) order from Kunshan GCL Blue Sky Distributed Energy Co., Ltd., a subsidiary of Golden Concord Power Group Limited (GCL). Siemens and HTC will provide service and maintenance for two Siemens SGT-800 gas turbines located at the Kunshan GCL Blue Sky distributed energy project located in Kunshan City,... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Mechanical Power Transmission

Xylem Specifies Volvo Penta Industrial Open Power Units for Godwin Dewatering Systems

Sep 29, 2016

(CHESAPEAKE, Va.) – Sept. 26, 2016 – Volvo Penta is supplying its new PowerPac industrial open power units for use in Xylem’s Godwin brand dewatering pumps. Godwin, a brand of Xylem and global leader in the supply of fully automatic self-priming pumps, has selected Volvo Penta to provide Tier 4 Final diesel PowerPac units that will drive various Godwin pump systems in mining, sewage,... Read More

Mechanical Components and Assemblies, Mechanical Power Transmission

Dana Bolsters Efficient Drivetrain Solutions for Load Haul Dumpers, Underground Mining Trucks

Sep 28, 2016

Robust New Systems Improve Performance, Durability, Safety LAS VEGAS - Today at MINExpo 2016, Dana Incorporated (NYSE: DAN) unveiled two new drivetrain systems for small- and medium-sized load haul dumpers (LHDs) and articulated trucks used in underground mining operations.  These offerings improve precision and efficiency, facilitating the loading and hauling of material in higher... Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Mechanical Components and Assemblies, Mechanical Power Transmission

Aerodynamic Blade Add-On reduces wind turbine noise.

Sep 28, 2016

DinoTail Next Generation, inspired by an owl wing's trailing edge fringe, optimizes aeroacoustic performance of wind turbine rotor blades without negatively affecting annual energy production. In addition to vortex generators on blade surface, trailing edges have serrations and combs. Combed teeth concept creates fine vortices where fast air stream from above blade profile meets slower... Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Mechanical Power Transmission

Motorized Vertical Rotation Stage has 1.181 in. clear aperture.

Sep 27, 2016

Offering 360° rotation, 4.587 x 3.150 in. AR59-AV employs 180:1 precision worm drive and deep grove ball bearings to provide ±0.001° resolution when microstepping. Table parallelism is <50 µm, and 1.181 in. clear aperture allows for vacuum/electrical lines as well as optics. Replaceable with optical encoder for position verification, knob on motor shaft allows manual... Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission

PumPac® Angular Contact Ball Bearing Arrangements from SKF Integrate Optimized Internal Design for Ideal Performance

Sep 21, 2016

The MRC PumPac® series of angular contact ball bearing arrangements from SKF integrate optimized internal designs and uniquely engineered contact angles to reduce operating temperatures and vibration while helping to prevent ball sliding and shuttling in demanding pump applications.  These bearings ultimately can deliver ideal performance for centrifugal pumps and other systems typically... Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission, Plant Furnishings & Accessories

Instrument Enclosures support portability accessories.

Sep 20, 2016

Fostering increased portability, CARRYTEC instrument enclosures support shoulder strap and bracket accessories. Black adjustable strap, measuring 62.99 x 2.17 x 0.20 in., is wedge-shaped to optimize load distribution and prevent slippage from shoulder. Each bracket kit contains 2 black (RAL 9005) plastic brackets, 4 screws, and 4 washers. Each bracket has 2 mounting holes,... Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission

Torque Motors target direct drive applications.

Sep 19, 2016

With 200 mm active length for each diameter, TMB+ series includes 62 standard model sizes with four different windings each. These motors, compatible with most CNC controllers, achieve peak torque of up to 42,900 Nm and utilize flux weakening to increase speed capabilities. Optional IMTHP thermal module provides users with precise and reliable temperature monitoring, while no backlash... Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission

Capacity Trucks Selects Volvo Penta Tier 4 Final Solution for Terminal Tractor Line

Sep 19, 2016

Capacity Trucks Selects Volvo Penta Tier 4 Final Solution for Terminal Tractor Line CHESAPEAKE, Va. – Capacity Trucks has chosen Volvo Penta to be a supplier of EPA Tier 4 Final engines for its line of Sabre terminal tractors. A Volvo Penta 173 hp engine was recently installed into a Capacity truck that made its debut at the Capacity Dealer Meeting in early June and will be deployed at several... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Mechanical Power Transmission, Safety & Security Equipment, Sensors Monitors & Transducers

Safety Gate System provides holding force of 7,500 N.

Sep 19, 2016

Suitable for small and light as well as large and heavy doors and gates, PSENmlock offers safety gate monitoring and safe guard locking for protection of personnel and processes to highest PL e in one device. Currentless guard locking system uses bistable magnet, minimizing energy consumption. With holding force of 7,500 N and integrated latching force of 30 N, safety gate system prevents guard... Read More