Drives

Mechanical Power Transmission, Mounting & Attaching Products

Dual Feedback Voice Coil Positioning Stage

April 24, 2017

The VCS20-020-CR-01-MC-F3K voice coil positioning stage has dual feedback capability. It can operate either under closed loop position control with force monitoring or closed loop force control with position monitoring. It uses H2W voice coil motor NCC20-18-020-1A to generate a continuous/peak force of 2.0 lbs [8.9 N]/6.0 lbs [26.7 N] with a total stroke length of 2.0 in [50.8 mm]. The... Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission

AAM to Showcase Advanced Technology at WCX17

April 4, 2017

Show attendees to experience AAM's Advanced Engineering Garage via Virtual Reality

DETROIT, April 3, 2017 - American Axle & Manufacturing (AAM) will display the latest developments in driveline technologies at WCX17: SAE World Congress Experience being held April 4-6 at the Cobo Center located in Detroit.

AAM – located in booth 2405 – will showcase the following advanced... Read More

Controls & Controllers, Mechanical Power Transmission

Custom Angular (Right-Angle, 90 Degree) Drives and Motors

March 31, 2017

Two-stage angular gearboxes offered by ABM Drives have an efficiency of up to 96 percent. ABM Drives provides the complete assembly including geared motors and integrated motor controller. Typical applications include roller and belt conveyors, container conveyor systems, vertical storage and other material handling logistics. They offer dynamic and reliable operation even in harsh... Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Mechanical Power Transmission

ACR-32UT Precision Rotation Stage offers resolution of 0.5 arc-sec.

March 27, 2017

Suitable for semiconductor manufacturing and general automation applications, ACR-32UT Precision Rotary Stage comes with high-speed direct-drive rotary servo motor. Running at sub-rpm speed with low velocity ripple, ACR-32UUT can accelerate quickly to 2,000 rpm. Equipped with direct drive technology, unit offers 1 arc-sec repeatability.

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Mechanical Power Transmission

Linear-XY-Rotary Combination Stages

March 17, 2017

Low 42 mm height actuators

Stroke 100 mm to 600 mm

Precision ball bearings

Motorized Rotary stage

Compact multi-axes configuration

Stepper, Servo, SMART motors

The BSMA-140H is a compact, high-performance linear positioning stage that is perfect for the confines of the laboratory while providing the high reliability required in a production... Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission, Mounting & Attaching Products

Six Axis Linear and Rotary Positioning Stage

March 17, 2017

The SRS-080-10-020-01-3EXRTS is a six-axis positioning stage that consists of three rotary motors, with encoders, each mounted to three independently moving linear axis. It is ideal for applications that require independent multiple motions on a single travel plane.

Each linear axis uses a H2W brushless linear motor BLDM-D06 to generate a continuous/peak force of 24.8 lbs [110 N]/74.5... Read More

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.

16... Read More

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