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Mechanical Power Transmission

GKN Expands Electric All-Wheel Drive Program with German OEM

November 30, 2016

AUBURN HILLS, Mich., Nov. 28, 2016 - GKN Driveline has continued its global electric axle (eAxle) drive partnership with the BMW Group, supplying eAxle technology for a plug-in hybrid version of the BMW X1 for the Chinese market. The system is part of the same scalable family of eAxles used in the plug-in hybrid BMW 2 Series Active Tourer 225xe.

GKN Driveline Chief Executive Officer... Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission, Sensors Monitors & Transducers

Through Shaft Sensor Offers Position Accuracy in Harsh Conditions

November 24, 2016

Brighton, MI – Piher Sensors & Controls’ hollow shaft PST-360 Contactless Hall-effect Magnetic Sensor was designed as a reliable solution for maintaining accurate pedal or brake position in steer by wire applications. For on-road and off-road vehicles, this is particularly important as these vehicles demand accuracy even in the face of extremely harsh conditions.

The sensor’s... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Mechanical Power Transmission, Services

4X Models GSC510 and GSC110 for select Citizen Swiss machines.

November 13, 2016

Offering PCM Swiss made 4X high speed spindles, GSC510 and GSC110 from GenSwiss, provides better performance of micro drills, end mills and high speed thread milling tooling. Using planetary style gear system with low profile configuration, 4X models can be installed in Citizen A, L, M and L32 series machines. Product has good surface finishing with unique design to seal out oil and high... Read More

Mechanical Components and Assemblies, Mechanical Power Transmission

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

September 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

Mechanical Power Transmission, Plant Furnishings & Accessories

Instrument Enclosures support portability accessories.

September 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

Controls & Controllers, Material Handling & Storage, Mechanical Power Transmission, Sensors Monitors & Transducers

Maxcess to Showcase Industry-Leading Technology at Labelexpo Americas 2016

September 12, 2016

One-stop-shop for all of your web handling needs on display at booth 717 Oklahoma City, Oklahoma - Maxcess, a global leader in innovative products and services for web handling applications, will showcase industry-leading technology from Fife, Tidland, MAGPOWR, Webex and Valley Roller September 13-15 at Labelexpo 2016 in Rosemont, Illinois. “2016 has been a busy year for new product development... Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission

Front Non-drive Axles offer deep-drop option.

September 6, 2016

With deep-drop axle option, MFS™ Series offers end-users flexibility in packaging their vehicles. Deep axle drops of 4.76 and 5 in. make series suited for auto hauling and refuse applications where lower vehicle ride heights are needed. Systems feature one-piece forged knuckle that is compatible with Meritor EX+™ air disc brakes and Q+™ drum brakes. Axles are available in standard and wide... Read More

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... 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... 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,... 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... Read More

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... 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... 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 distributor... 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 CVC... 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