Mechanical Power Transmission, Transportation Industry Products

Durable Truck Suspension/Steer Axle conserves weight and fuel.

August 24, 2016

As available option for Peterbilt 579 and 567 set forward axle models, SOFTEK® NXT integrated monoleaf suspension and steer axle system combines STEERTEK NXT axle and monoleaf spring technology with integrated clamp group design. Design conserves weight, promotes ride quality and durability, and facilitates maintenance. Axle, with 2-piece knuckle assembly, also includes double lip seal. Available in 12,500 lb capacity rating, system is approved for on-highway applications. Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission

Torque operates in aircraft starter generators.

August 19, 2016

Available as FAA PMA replacement part, Torque Shaft P/N P6630 is part of armature and has installation application on Thales Starter Generators P/N 8260-121 and 8260-123. Thales Starter Generators are installed in ATR42 and ATR72 Series aircraft. Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission

High-Speed Centering Shaft accelerates production.

August 18, 2016

Designed to deliver speed, reliability, and usability, Tidland Cyclone™ Series centers and grips cores concentrically about shaft to accelerate production. This high-speed centering shaft, engineered for optimal torque capability, also increases throughput by minimizing roll loping and machine vibration. Single-circuit air system and bladders, which can be replaced in <5 min, minimize downtime both during roll changes and scheduled maintenance. Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission

Medical Grade Flexible Shafts come in 0.024-0.500 in. diameters.

June 22, 2016

Combining torsional strength and minimal deflection with uniformly smooth rotational behavior, standard and custom flexible shafts, which are used to provide rotary motion on surgical tool at focal point of work being performed, ensure proper torsion and tactile feel on distal end for surgeon. Shafts are available in clockwise, counterclockwise, and bi-directional motion designs in Type 302, 304, 316, and 17-7 stainless steel as well as high-carbon steel. Several options are available. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices, Mechanical Power Transmission, Plant Furnishings & Accessories

Custom Enclosures protect wireless torque sensors.

May 20, 2016

Designed for WISER 2030-S wireless torque sensors, Custom-Built Remote Enclosures protect remote unit and Li-Poly battery from damage due to debris. Enclosures accommodate wide range of shaft diameters and can be attached with 1- or 2-hose clamps. Made of plastic with high impact strength, enclosures consist of black base and red cover for remote unit and white cover for battery. Base is available in 3 sizes with heights of 15, 16.5, and 18.5 mm for shaft diameters from 19 mm to >60.3 mm. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Mechanical Power Transmission, Robotics

BENZ IMTS Booth to Feature Advanced German-Engineered Tooling Products

May 19, 2016

HICKORY, N.C. — BENZ Inc. will present several tooling systems during IMTS 2016 (International Manufacturing Technology Show), September 12–17 at McCormick Place in Chicago. Showing in Booth W-2445, BENZ will feature its LinA broaching tools, crown gear technology for heavy-duty machining, adjustable angle heads for machining difficult angles, and production-enhancing modular quick-change... 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 with high-angle turning capacity up to 55°, axle offers universal compatibility with braking systems.
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Mechanical Power Transmission, Transportation Industry Products

King Pin Kit minimizes front axle repair time.

February 1, 2016

Offering quick solution for aftermarket king pin replacement, FastSet™ King Pin Kit eliminates need for reamers, special tools, and presses. King pin bushings do not need to be reamed after they are installed into steering knuckle. Instead of pressing in bushings during installation, customers can use kit to install spiral bushings by hand. In addition, king pin's special groove pattern design allows grease to permeate high-wear areas. Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission

Suhner Flexible Shafts

December 14, 2015

Handle speeds up to 50,000 rpm with high accuracy; from printing presses and remote control valve control to speedometers and power seat actuation Need an easy and quick way to transmit rotary motion from a power source –motor or hand wheel – to where you need the movement? Maybe around a corner? Compensating for some offset? Allowing relative movement between the two components? Reaching... Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission

Bolt-In Front Axle enhances Wrangler off-road performance.

November 10, 2015

Offered as direct-fit front axle upgrade for Jeep® Wrangler, The Ultimate Dana 44™ features Spicer® nickel chromoly axle shafts and SPL® 1350 u-joints with triple lip seals and full-circle clips. Axle tube thickness of 5/16 in. promotes strength, rigidity, and durability, and brackets with ¼ in. steel resist bending. Other features include selectable locking electronic differentials and spicer gearing with multiple gear ratio options: 3.73, 4.10, 4.56, 4.88, 5.13, and 5.38. Read More

Fasteners & Hardware, Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Mechanical Power Transmission

Seginus Inc. is Pleased to Introduce 9920-020000-01EH and 9135- 000000-05AEH Sealing Shaft and Plunger Assemblies

October 26, 2015

The Sealing shaft and Plunger are both used in water valve assemblies manufactured by AOA Luftfartgeräte Gauteng of Germany. The water valves are solenoid operated valves which control the water supply to the toilet assembly spray ring. Seginus Inc. has released the following FAA PMA replacement parts to aid in your cost reduction programs when maintaining your Water Valve Assemblies ... Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission

Seginus Inc. is Pleased to Introduce the EH6608321-1 Spline Adapter

October 22, 2015

The EH6608321-1 Spline Adapter is eligible for installation on Learjet Aircraft. The Spline Adapter is eligible for installation with DC Generator Assembly 30B107-11-A or 30 to the TFE731-3 Engine. Model Eligibility: Learjet: 35, 36, and 55 For more specific model eligibility details, please see the supplements section of our website. For sales information please contact your regional... Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission

Oerlikon's Drive Systems Segment Underline Investment in China Bus Market

June 3, 2015

High-tech solutions for low floor city buses at Bustec 2015 in Shanghai Shanghai (China) – Oerlikon’s Drive Systems Segment, with its brand Oerlikon Graziano, will participate to Bustec 2015, the China International Bus Technology Exhibition, in Shanghai from May 27-29, at SNIEC, Hall E1 – Booth 2081. The participation to BUSTEC is an important joint activity with the Chinese partner... Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission

Dana to Launch New Range of Spicer® Axles for Rough Terrain Cranes, Forklift Trucks in China

April 27, 2015

PARIS,  -- Today, Dana Holding Corporation (NYSE: DAN) announced that the company will take advantage of its advanced engineering resources, world-class supply chain, and quality-driven manufacturing capabilities in China to develop a new series of Spicer(®) axles for rough terrain cranes and an axle specially designed for forklift trucks and other medium-sized material-handling equipment. ... Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission

Meritor® Earns Top 20 Product Award from Heavy Duty Trucking Magazine for P600 Series Heavy-Haul Planetary Axles

February 24, 2015

TROY, Mich. – Meritor, Inc. (NYSE: MTOR) earned Heavy Duty Trucking (HDT) magazine's 2015 Top 20 Product Award for its P600 Series Heavy-Haul Planetary Axles. The award honors the most innovative and significant new products that address industry issues and help fleets improve their bottom line, according to Deborah Lockridge, HDT editor. The P600 Series axles, including the P610 and... Read More

Lubricants, Mechanical Components & Assemblies, Mechanical Power Transmission, Software, Green & Clean

Dana Features Innovations Designed to Improve Fuel Efficiency, Optimize Performance at Technology & Maintenance Council's 2015 Annual Meeting

February 20, 2015

NASHVILLE, Tenn. – This week at the Technology Maintenance Council's 2015 Annual Meeting, Dana Holding Corporation (NYSE: DAN) will exhibit a range of products optimized for engine downspeeding, along with additional drivetrain technologies aimed at increasing efficiency and fuel economy.  With a focus on decreasing the total ownership costs of line-haul trucks and other heavy-duty,... Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission

Meritor® Offers MTec6(TM), Industry's Lightest Trailer Axle, at Technology Maintenance Council

February 20, 2015

NASHVILLE, Tenn. - Meritor, Inc. (NYSE: MTOR) is announcing the MTec6™, the industry's lightest trailer axle that offers greater weight savings and lower total cost of ownership. The six-inch, large-diameter axle will be showcased at the Technology Maintenance Council (TMC) 2015 Annual Meeting Transportation Technology Exhibition from Feb. 16 through Feb. 19. "We applied Meritor's... Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission

Rear Axle helps increases fuel economy with downspeeding ability.

February 20, 2015

With ratios of 2.31 and 2.47, FUELite+™ 6x2 rear axle features laser welded design that reduces weight and improves durability of components. Suspension fit design, compatible with T-type and industry-standard yokes, offers gross combination weight ratings up to 140,000 lb and has DualTrac™ housing that supports single or dual tires. Driver-controlled differential lock maximizes traction in unfavorable driving conditions; automatic differential lock at higher speeds is also available. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Mechanical Power Transmission

Mazak to Spotlight Single Setup Part Production at PMTS 2015

February 12, 2015

Attendees will discover how to boost capacity via Multi-Tasking technology and automation FLORENCE, Ky. – At PMTS 2015, taking place April 21 – 23 in Columbus, Ohio, Mazak will showcase the high levels of accuracy and productivity that shops can achieve with its advanced Multi-Tasking technology. In booth 253, the company will feature its new QUICK TURN UNIVERSAL (QTU) 250MSY and... Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission

Steerable Lift Axles come in 13K and 20K capacities.

January 16, 2015

Tru-Track 13K and 20K as part of Tru-Track Series which offers capacities from 10K–20K, incorporate quick-change ride height system. Super Short Rail (SSR) version offers compact mounting design for space-critical applications. Weighing 1,297 lb, Tru-Track 20K is built for durability and maneuverability. It offers 25° of wheel cut while accepting 445/65R22.5 tires. Read More