Drives

Controls & Controllers, Mechanical Power Transmission

STAC6-Q-H Step Motor Drive works on anti-resonance algorithm.

February 27, 2017

Operating in -40 to +55 °C temperature range with 94-135 VAC, 50/60 Hz, single-phase supply voltage, STAC6-Q-H Step Motor Drive is designed with 7 digital inputs, 3 digital outputs and ±10 volt range 2 analog inputs. Delivering 120 Vdc, 1 phase, 4.24 A (rms) output power, unit is controlled with streaming commands, analog positioning, encoder following and Q programming. Featuring encoder... Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission

CYT Clutches operate well in temperatures from +14°F to +104°F.

February 27, 2017

Boasting of low inertia, minimal drag and long service life, CYT Clutches are located between input shaft and load to enable accurate connection and release of power. Presented in three types of armature configurations for pulleys, gears and for combining both on shafts, clutches can accommodate different RPM ranges: a dry metal type and ball bearing type. Clutches come in bore sizes ranging... Read More

Construction Equipment and Supplies, Mechanical Power Transmission

SANY Unveils New Machines Designed for the North American Market at CONEXPO-CON/AGG 2017

February 25, 2017

LAS VEGAS, Feb. 24, 2017 - At the upcoming CONEXPO-CON/AGG 2017, the world-leading manufacturer SANY will display 27 machines and 64 parts, a dozen of which will make their debut and are specially designed to meet the requirements of the high-end EU and US markets. The products on exhibition include excavators, road machinery, cranes, forklift trucks and rotary drilling rigs.

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HVAC, Mechanical Power Transmission

Multi-Wing Announces it is a Single-Source Provider for Fan and Fan Clutch Systems

February 24, 2017

BURTON, Ohio - Multi-Wing, the leading supplier of high-performance axial flow fans, is now a single source for fan and fan clutch systems. The viscous clutches are either electronically controlled or air sensing via bi-metal sensor. These fan drive systems are ideal for off-highway and stationary equipment, including ag tractors, skid steers, excavators, construction equipment, pavers,... Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission

Custom, Continuous-Duty Motors and Drives

February 24, 2017

ABM Drives’ comprehensive standard continuous-duty motors and drive product platform and flexible modular systems facilitate the design and manufacture of drives for almost every application. A modular design process allows for cost-effective, low-volume production runs.

Helical gearboxes are the most commonly used continuous industrial gearboxes; they increase motor output torque and... Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission

L-402 Linear Positioning Stage comes with crossed roller bearings.

February 13, 2017

Used in micromanipulation, test systems, and opto-mechanical alignment automation applications, L-402 Linear Positioning Stage is equipped with direct drive stepper motor or a DC-servo/ gearhead and rotary encoder. Designed with 0.12µm resolution and 0.5µm repeatability, unit offers velocity to 5 mm/sec and has half inch travelling range. L-402 features 22.5 mm wide XY and XYZ stack... Read More

Controls & Controllers, Mechanical Power Transmission

84855104 BDE PRO Motor Drive comes with overvoltage protection.

January 19, 2017

Featuring red/green LED indicators for operation status, 84855104 BDE PRO Motor Drive controls speed and torque of motor. Having performance characteristics ranging from 25A peak current and 15A continuous current, unit supports Hall-effect sensor and incremental encoder type feedback. Designed to optimize operation of 15W to 100W DC mind brushed motors, drive is suitable for medical... Read More

Controls & Controllers, Mechanical Power Transmission

Economical, Custom, Modular Motors and Gearbox Drives

January 16, 2017

ABM drives are tailor-made specifically for the application whether it requires compact design, low-noise operation or maximum operating safety. A flexible modular design system allows cost-effective low volume production runs. Custom motors and drives are available for a wide range of application types: forklifts, electric vehicles, lifting technology, biomass heating systems, textile... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Mechanical Power Transmission

Type- C USB Drives available in 64GB to 128GB storage capacity.

January 6, 2017

Available in Stellar-C Vertical and Stellar-C Pass-Through designs, Type-C USB Drives are designed to provide users with high capacity, portable storage solutions. Providing up to 225MB/s read and 25MB/s write transfer rate, STC-Vi provides low profile, plug-and-stay and drive for use in smartphones or tablets and MacBook. Offering 130MB/s read and 20MB/s write transfer rate, STC-Ti enables... Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission, Mounting & Attaching Products

Miniature Beam Steering, Mirror Positioning Developers’ Kits Now Available for Purchase at Digi-Key and Mouser

December 23, 2016

Rotary piezoelectric smart stages with embedded controllers make the system smaller, easier to use than galvo systems

Victor, NY - December 20, 2016 - New Scale Technologies’ miniature beam steering kits and mirror positioning kits are available for purchase at Digi-Key and Mouser. The kits feature New Scale’s miniature M3-RS-U Rotary Smart Stage, a piezoelectric stage with embedded... Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission, Mounting & Attaching Products, Optics & Photonics

6-Axis Motion Hexapods provide sub-micron precision.

December 23, 2016

With bases ranging from 100mm to 1m, 6-axis parallel positioning hexapods provide precision and versatility for loads from 2 kg to 1,000+ kg. Ranging rotation to 60 degrees with sub-micron precision, H-850KML combines up to 100mm linear travel and offers 400kg self-locking capability. H-850KML is ideal for many automation and test applications. Providing linear travel range to 45mm and... Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission, Sensors Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Multi-Axis Positioning Family comes with high-resolution encoders.

December 10, 2016

Supported with extensive software packages, Multi-Axis Positioning Family of Linear, Vertical and Rotary stages are used in high duty cycle applications, industry and research fields. Product comes with choice of stepper and servo motors. Linear stage can travel up to 155mm and has motion increments from 0.6microns down to 20nm. Vertical stage travels up to 1 in. with incremental motion to... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Mechanical Power Transmission

Amprion and Elia Award Siemens with HVDC Contract for ALEGrO Interconnector

December 1, 2016

Erlangen/Dortmund/Brussels, 2016-Nov-29

  • Contract volume €273 million including a five-year maintenance agreement
  • Two converter stations at both ends of a 90 km underground cable with a capacity of 1000 MW
  • ALEGrO creates value for society: security of power supply, renewable energy and European market integration

Amprion and Elia have signed... Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Mechanical Power Transmission

Komazawa University and Varian Medical Systems Establish Japan Radiotherapy Education Center

November 30, 2016

TOKYO, Japan and PALO ALTO, Calif., Nov. 28, 2016  Komazawa University and Varian Medical Systems (NYSE: VAR) today announced a new advanced radiotherapy education center in Japan. Located on the Komazawa campus in Tokyo, the education center is equipped with a fully functional Varian TrueBeam™ medical linear accelerator and offers hands-on educational courses for medical professionals and... Read More

Fasteners & Hardware, Mechanical Power Transmission

Drive Nut Runs on Threadless Shaft - Eliminates Risk of Jamming, Enhances Clean Operation

November 19, 2016

November 2016, Aston PA - Amacoil-Uhing Model RS drive nuts provide smooth backlash-free linear motion in machine design. Unlike a screw, the RS drive nut runs on a smooth shaft. This eliminates the potential for debris to become trapped in threads which could then clog or jam. If material does fall onto the shaft, it is easily removed by wiping the shaft with a clean cloth. Should an object... Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission

Variable Ratio Transmissions for accurate operation in seeding.

November 17, 2016

Designed to work in harshest environments, Zero-Max’s VRT Transmissions are enclosed in aluminum housing locks in mechanical drive components. Product provides accurate dispensing rates of seed and fertilizer in agricultural equipment. Seed dispensing accuracy is maintained even when equipment ground speed varies. Zero-Max’s ground-driven system is main operating link between GPS and... Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Mechanical Power Transmission

101 Electromagnetic Actuated Clutches offer zero backflush designing.

November 14, 2016

Available in bores ranging from 12mm to 60mm, 101 Electromagnetic Actuated Clutches offers brake torques ranging from 3.68 ft. lbs. to 236.02 ft. lbs. Utilizing corrosion resistant materials, Clutches operate well in temperatures from +14°F to +104° (-10°C to +40°C). Including clutch stator, rotor and armature, device functions utilizing magnetic force generated by the energized coil... Read More

Controls & Controllers, Mechanical Power Transmission

6-phase Bidirectional PWM Controller housed in TQFP package.

November 13, 2016

Designed for buck and boost power conversions between 12V and 48V automotive buses, 6-phase Bidirectional PWM Controller delivers up to 3.75kW. Unit maximizes system efficiency by adding or dropping phases as per load requirements. Unit manages abrupt change in power conversion direction by regulating voltage and current. Features master/slave design supporting up to 4 ICs in parallel, current... Read More

Controls & Controllers, Mechanical Power Transmission

PowerFlex 755TM,755TR,755TL offers adaptive control of velocity.

November 13, 2016

Available in three models, PowerFlex 755TL, 755TR, 755TM, drive systems offer harmonic mitigation, regeneration and modularity. Compliant to IEEE 519 specification, 755TL drive is available from 250 to 1800 Hp. With regeneration and coordination of multiple motors in common bus configurations, 755TM drive enables power range from 250 to 3000 Hp. Offering regenerative and harmonic mitigation... Read More

Health, Medical, & Dental Supplies and Equipment, Mechanical Power Transmission

Helsinki University Hospital Orders Four Advanced Varian Systems in Country's Largest Radiotherapy Project

November 8, 2016

HELSINKI, Nov. 1, 2016 - Cancer patients in Finland will gain access to the latest radiotherapy and radiosurgery treatments with the news that Helsinki University Hospital has ordered four advanced medical linear accelerators from Varian Medical Systems (NYSE:VAR). The decision to acquire two Edge™ Radiosurgery systems and two TrueBeam™ systems from Varian represents the largest order ever... Read More