Mechanical Power Transmission

Controls & Controllers, Mechanical Power Transmission

Control Loader Actuators and Systems

March 4, 2016

Electric Digital Control Loaders - High Force, High Fidelity Model 400-X are designed for primary controls with FAA Level D requirements. These requirements typically need high torque, high fidelity and velocity. The gearbox is combined with a low inertia DC motor, angular displacement transducer and a load cell. The system comes complete with computer and maintenance software. Host interface and... Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission

Servo Motor Brakes feature zero backlash design.

March 3, 2016

With Eclipse Servo Motor Brakes, no energy is consumed when brake is disengaged, unlike electrically released brakes that consume power continuously. Spring-engaged/air-released design keeps brake cool until it is needed and supports holding and E-stop applications. Supplied in square-shaped housing, brakes mount to shaft end of servo motors up to 20 hp, including NEMA 23, 34, and 42 frame sizes.... Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission

Front Steer Axle is designed to reduce weight not performance.

March 3, 2016

Available in standard and wide track versions with 12,000–13,200 lb gross axle weight rating (GAWR), Meritor® Front Steer axle™ (MFS+) features gooseneck beam design and offset knuckle with integrated torque plate and tie-rod arms that lend to reduced weight design. Low-profile, which reduces space constraints to foster technician access, also simplifies integration into chassis. Along... Read More

Controls & Controllers, Mechanical Power Transmission, Mounting & Attaching Products

Multi-Channel Digital Piezo Controller offers broad connectivity.

March 3, 2016

Integrating with existing piezo-based nanpositioning systems and piezo actuators, E-727 features 20-bit DACs and ADCs, 4 PAs, PID control, and 2 programmable notch filters. Closed-loop nanopositioning systems are supported with capacitive feedback sensors, piezoresistive sensors, and strain gauges. Linearization fosters positioning accuracy, and DDL eliminates non-linearities at high... Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission

Gates Corporation Releases 283 New Automotive Aftermarket Parts

March 3, 2016

The aftermarket leader expands coverage across product lines by adding 283 new parts. DENVER - Gates Corporation, a global diversified manufacturer of industrial, automotive, and heavy-duty aftermarket products, has expanded its extensive Original Equipment (OE) quality automotive products line with 283 new part numbers. The product release includes 9 new BladeRunner® Lawn and Garden belts... Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission, Software

Configuration Software Matches Gearboxes with Motors, Creates CAD Files for Easy Design Integration

March 2, 2016

Regal’s Marathon Motors and Hub City collaborate with PARTsolutions to provide perfectly matched gearbox/motor configurations downloadable in 150 CAD formats. Regal divisions Hub City and Marathon Motors have collaborated with PARTsolutions to create product configuration software that allows design engineers to create and download perfectly matched gear/motor configurations. The configurator... Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission

Dana Announces Key Downspeeding Technologies for SmartAdvantage(TM) Powertrain

March 2, 2016

Innovations Designed with Eaton, Cummins to Enhance Engine Efficiency NASHVILLE, Tenn. - Dana Holding Corporation (NYSE: DAN) announced today that it offers axle ratios compatible with all seven configurations of the newly enhanced SmartAdvantage™ powertrain, a joint collaboration between Eaton and Cummins.  These configurations include the original small-step overdrive transmission and a... Read More

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

Motorized Vertical Elevator Stage provides precise positioning.

March 1, 2016

Constructed of black-anodized aluminum alloy, AZ60-A non-cantilevered moving wedge vertical elevator stage supports up to 15.43 lb loads without loss of parallelism. Dimensions are 183.7 x 80 x 38 mm (~42 mm when raised), 60 x 95 mm drilled and tapped stage has 4 mm vertical travel, and travel speeds reach 2.5 mm/sec. Design provides smooth, straight (to <5 µm), vertical motion... Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission

Hazardous Duty Brakes employ oil shear technology.

March 1, 2016

Designed to meet Class I and Class II Div 2 specifications, MagnaShear™ Hazardous Duty Brakes offer spring set torque ratings from 3–900 lb-ft, and can be sized to correct torque independent of motor frame size or horsepower. Units include quick mount features for mounting to drive motors in NEMA frame sizes 56–405. Featuring modular design, brakes are totally enclosed from outside... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Material Handling & Storage, Mechanical Power Transmission

Calnetix Advanced Motor Generator Technology at the Heart of Mitsubishi Award-Winning Hybrid Turbocharger

February 29, 2016

California-Based High-Tech Engineering Firm Develops Shipboard Energy Recovery Solutions to Improve Ship Efficiency and Reduce Emissions CERRITOS, Calif. – The award-winning MET Hybrid Turbocharger from Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Marine Machinery Engine Co. Ltd. (MHI-MME) utilizes a motor generator system and power electronics developed by Calnetix Technologies. The Japan Machinery Foundation... Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission

Flange Gearbox utilizes helical gear technology.

February 26, 2016

Offered in 3 frame sizes, SPH Flange Planetary Gearbox is rated for up to 450 Nm nominal and 675 Nm acceleration torque in largest size. Helical gears are precision cut and ground for quiet, smooth torque transmission with standard backlash rating of <3 arcmin for single stage ratios. For applications that require more precision, gearbox can be assembled for reduced backlash at <1 arcmin. ISO... Read More

Green & Clean, Material Handling & Storage, Mechanical Components and Assemblies, Mechanical Power Transmission

Spider Provides Largest Blade Access Platform to Date to Uruguay Wind Farm

February 25, 2016

Seattle – Spider, a division of SafeWorks, LLC, recently provided the largest Blade Access Platform (BAP) to date for Akuo Energy Uruguay. Akuo Energy is France's leading independent producer of renewable energy and has subsidiaries in ten countries including Uruguay, their gateway to the Latin American region. With two wind farms currently in operation, Parque Eólico Minas and Parque... Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission

Planetary Inline Flange Gearbox combines power and precision.

February 25, 2016

Based around precision cut and ground helical gears, SPH Flange (SPH-F) offers quiet and smooth torque transmission with standard backlash of <3 arcmin for single-stage ratios. Reduced backlash, at <1 arcmin, is available for applications requiring increased precision. Able to be used within confined spaces, gearbox also features ISO 9409-compatible output flange that facilitates mounting... Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission, Transportation Industry Products

Snowmobile Platform/Engine delivers precise handling.

February 25, 2016

Designed for Ski-Doo Summit, MXZ, and Renegade models, REV Gen 4 platform provides snowmobilers with agility in deep snow and precision on trails. Beveled tunnel, Ergo-Step side panels, open toe holds, and forward-adjustable riser allow riders to customize riding position. Based on E-TEC direct-injection technology, Rotax 850 E-TEC 2-stroke engine delivers 165 hp. More than 90 accessories will be... Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission

Mounted Plane/Ball Bearings are available with stainless housings.

February 23, 2016

Solution mounted plane and ball bearings are available with 304 production stainless steel housing and 304 or 316 machined stainless steel housing. Poly-Round® grease-less bearings, which do not have any rolling elements or require lubrication, can be rotated 180° after wear occurs to double operational life. Value and Classic stainless steel ball bearings are setscrew-locking,... Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission

High-Horsepower PTO meets needs of heavy-duty applications.

February 23, 2016

With max power rating of 1,243 hp at 1,800 rpm, HP1200 hydraulically actuated power take-off (PTO) has modular design that allows for both side-load (P) and in-line (I) applications via change of bearing carriers. Control system for smooth engagement of driven equipment is standard, and auxiliary drive pump towers, with 400 hp max capacity per tower (550 hp max for both), are rotatable by... Read More

Controls & Controllers, Mechanical Power Transmission

Gear Motor Drive offers flexible control and integrated safety.

February 22, 2016

As motor-integrated drive for Simogear gear motors, Sinamics G110M serves material handling applications in various industries. Plug connections for onboard I/O, as well as optional power connectors, accelerate installation. Delivered pre-configured, this IP66-rated solution offers onboard diagnostics. Options, such as internal braking resistors and motor brakes (operational... Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission

Integrated Actuators offer precise motion, minimal maintenance.

February 22, 2016

Shipped preassembled with selected SmartMotor™, fully integrated actuators are designed for precision and extended life in material handling, packaging, biomedical, and life sciences applications. ROT1 rotary actuator consists of belt-driven rotary stage and is available with 16–100 mm through holes. Belt-driven linear systems, PSC/M6S, have integrated guide rails and 150–3,000... Read More

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

Fiber Amplifier provides both analog and digital output.

February 18, 2016

Capable of sensing more than 10 ft with opposed mode fibers or more than 3 ft with diffuse mode fibers, DF-G3 Fiber Amplifier is suited for contrast matching, intensity monitoring, web guiding, and dense sensing point environments. Dual digital displays show both signal level and threshold simultaneously. Users can setup sensor remotely via multi-function input wire which can be configured to... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Mechanical Power Transmission

Remote Switch Actuator works with Allen Bradley circuit breakers.

February 18, 2016

Portable CBS ArcSafe RSA-167 lets technicians remotely close or trip Allen Bradley 1494F-P1-NP Series A circuit breakers from safe distance while remaining stationed outside arc-flash boundary. Magnetic latching system negates need to modify existing electrical equipment for installation/operation. Optional features include radio remote with range up to 300 ft, 24 Vdc LED light, wireless... Read More