Dynamometers

Test & Measuring Instruments, Transportation Industry Products

Sakor Technologies Provides Dual-Dynamometer Testing System to Major Global Powertrain Manufacturer

September 8, 2016

SAKOR Technologies, Inc., a recognized leader in the area of high-performance dynamometer systems, announces that it has provided a large dual-dynamometer system to a major global powertrain manufacturer’s technical center in Beijing, China. The system will be used for testing drivetrain components for light vehicles, as well as small and mid-size trucks. The dual-dynamometer system... Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

SAKOR Technologies Provides New AccuDyne(TM) Dynamometers to Lockheed Martin Space Systems

July 27, 2016

ADVANCED TESTING SYSTEMS CAN BE USED INDEPENDENTLY OR IN GROUPS FOR CONTROLLED COMPARISON TESTING SAKOR Technologies, Inc., a recognized leader in the area of high-performance dynamometer systems, announces that it is providing two additional AccuDyne™ AC motoring dynamometers to Lockheed Martin Space Systems Company for use in the company’s Materials Technology Laboratory. These... Read More

Mechanical Components & Assemblies, Test & Measuring Instruments

Chassis Dynamometer Testing - Key Upgrade Considerations

February 3, 2016

Five reasons why the time is now to upgrade your chassis dynamometer testing system When it comes to chassis dynamometers, the roll assembly hardware can maintain high functionality for years. In fact, a wave of innovation in the 1980s led to many installations still in operation today. As the old adage goes, “if it ain’t broke, don’t fix it.” The catch is you’re likely in the... Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Productive Engine Test Cells: Supporting the Dyno

February 2, 2016

Reduce risk and ensure reliability with the right systems and accessories to support your dyno. When it comes to a productive engine test cell, the key might surprise you. While the dynamometer satisfies the core requirements, support systems are especially critical to delivering performance – on top of the fact that they can significantly reduce risks associated with health-safety issues.... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Test & Measuring Instruments

Johnson Controls and Lawrence Technological University Go Beyond the Battery

May 13, 2015

Partnership advances vehicle energy storage research SOUTHFIELD, Mich., – Johnson Controls is partnering with Lawrence Technological University (LTU) to test and develop advanced battery systems in vehicles aimed at helping automakers meet increasing fuel economy and emissions standards. The world's leading supplier of automotive batteries and one of the nation's top engineering... Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

SAKOR Technologies Selected to Build Test System for Dream Chaser Atmospheric Flight Control System

May 4, 2015

Test system acts as spacecraft emulator to test overall system performance SAKOR Technologies, Inc., a recognized leader in the implementation of instrumentation products for dynamometer testing, announces that it has supplied a test system to Southwest Research Institute® (SwRI®) to be used to test the atmospheric flight control system for the Dream Chaser® spacecraft. Dream Chaser is a... Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Services, Test & Measuring Instruments, Transportation Industry Products

Taylor Dynamometer to Feature Their Latest Product Offerings at Korea's 2015 Automotive Testing Expo

March 5, 2015

Seoul, Korea – Taylor Dynamometer, global manufacturer of engine, vehicle and industrial component testing equipment, will feature their latest product offerings including: Mobile Testing Centers, Test Cell Design Services, Load Banks and its expansion of the RSL Towing Dynamometers at the Automotive Testing Expo (March 17 through 19, at the Korean International Exhibition Center, Hall 10A,... Read More

Lubricants, Plant Furnishings & Accessories, Test & Measuring Instruments

Champion Racing Oil Revs Up With SuperFlow Dyno Promotion

February 25, 2015

Clinton, MO – Champion, a recognized leader in purpose-built racing and enthusiast lubricants, announced today a special promotion in conjunction with SuperFlow Dynamometers and Flowbenches. Geared towards the "Engine Builder", "Machine Shop" or "Dyno Facility", Champion is offering through the month of March a $1000 Gift Certificate towards any new SuperFlow engine or chassis dyno... Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Towing Dynomometer collects vehicle performance data.

December 8, 2014

Used for testing compact to full-sized cars, SUVs, and light trucks, RSL Series has aluminum frame, sheet metal body, and independent, coil-spring suspension. Eddy current absorber, powered by batteries and alternator, is used for power absorption. Combined with DynCntrl-II software, these dynamometers provide engineers with repeatable tool for collecting critical vehicle performance data. Closed loop control and hill simulation as well as wireless, touchscreen controller are standard. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Transportation Industry Products

Taylor Dynamometer to Showcase Testing Solutions at China's 2014 Automotive Testing Expo

August 29, 2014

Shanghai, China – Taylor Dynamometer will showcase its comprehensive product offering including engine, chassis and towing dynamometers, hydraulic test centers along with engine testing equipment at the Automotive Testing Expo (September 15 through 17, Shanghai Everbright Convention Exhibition Center, Shanghai, China, Stand 8021). "Taylor has been an active supplier to the Automotive... Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

AC Engine Dynamometers range from 11.9-735 kW.

August 6, 2014

Available in models from 16–985 hp with max engine speed ranging from 3,000–11,000 rpm, AC Engine Dynamometers provide high overload capacity for research and development applications. Units offer low moment of inertia and high pulse torque in testing in either direction. Other key features include regenerative opportunities, fast response for transient testing of engines and transmissions, and seamless test-cell integration. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Transportation Industry Products

Taylor Dynamometer to Showcase Products and Solutions at the 2014 Brazil Automotive Testing Show and Expo

July 9, 2014

São Paulo, Brazil – Taylor Dynamometer will showcase its comprehensive product offering including engine, chassis and towing dynamometers along with engine testing equipment at the 3rd annual Automotive Testing Show and Expo (August 6-7, Sheraton WTC Hotel, São Paulo, Brazil, Stand A151). "We are excited to participate in the Brazil Automotive Testing Show and Expo," said Jeff Brown, Vice... Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Transportation Industry Products

Eight Ways to Maximize the Life of your Engine Dynamometer

July 1, 2014

An engine dynamometer (dyno) is a major investment and if not maintained properly it can perform less effective, especially when you're testing to the dynamometer's capacity.  Learn eight ways to maximize the life of your engine dyno to help deliver the best overall value in the form of lower downtime, superior performance and higher return on investment.  1. Optimize discharge water... Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Airflow Simulator meets WLTP cycle requirements.

June 6, 2014

Featuring tangential fan technology, Fahrtwind-Simulator is capable of simulating airflows up to 135 km/h for measuring wind generated by moving vehicle. Outlet velocity is evenly distributed over entire outlet area and affords maximum precision. Meeting requirements of Worldwide Harmonized Light Duty Test Procedure, mobile simulator includes programmable touch panel, external set point signal, and electric height adjustment, contributing to rapid adaptation to varying vehicle models. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Medical Handgrip Dynamometer features digital display.

July 17, 2013

Constructed with lightweight molded body, microFET utilizes precision electronic load cells to eliminate possibility of oil leakage that can occur with hydraulic units. Bluetooth technology allows for wireless use with clinical or data collection research software to optimize accuracy and accessibility. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Dynamometer measures machining forces during turning.

June 25, 2009

Machining Force Measuring System Type 9129A is 3-component, modular system that measures cutting force, feed force, and passive force during turning processes. Various lathe adapters and sizes of turret adapters can be mounted with minimum manipulation. Temperature error is minimized and product features ground-isolated mounting, avoiding ground loop errors. Corrosion-resistant system includes Type 9129AA dynamometer with height of 32 mm and measuring range of up to ±10 kN. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Dynamometer measures forces up to 10 kN.

June 18, 2009

Featuring overall height of 32 mm and 95 x 105 mm cover plate, Type 9129AA measures 3 components of resultant force vector and 3 components of resultant moment vector. Dynamometer is based on piezoelectric sensor system, which measures forces with virtually no displacement. Together with Type 5070A charge amplifier and DynoWare software Type 2825A, unit is suited for multi-component force measurement in confined spaces as well as measurement of machining forces in milling and grinding. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Motoring Dynamometer can test range of small rotary devices.

March 9, 2009

Engineered for low power applications, MicroDyne(TM) four-quadrant dynamometer is capable of testing all types of small rotary devices such as motors, pumps, generators, and compressors. It also includes advanced features for inertia simulation, engine simulation, and NVH testing requirements. Available in versions from 100 W to 5 kW, unit features drive technology that allows for seamless crossover between motoring and loading modes. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Transportation Industry Products, Green & Clean

SAKOR Technologies, Inc. to Showcase HybriDyne(TM) Test Systems at Automotive Testing Expo 2008

October 13, 2008

Visit Booth #6004 at Automotive Testing Expo North America<4444>SAKOR Technologies, Inc., a recognized leader in the area of test automation and systems integration, will showcase its HybriDyne(TM) Series of hybrid vehicle driveline test systems at booth #6004 at the North American Automotive Testing Expo, slated for October 22-24 in Novi, MI. Combining SAKOR's core capabilities in both... Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Dynamometer System enables precise torque control.

July 28, 2008

Small Motor Dynamometer System features in-line rotating torque sensor and computer controlled low torque/high speed hysteresis brake. Designed to interface with motor controllers, it allows manufacturers to test small capacity electric motors (less than 100 in.-lb). Users can also interface with different controllers and exercise them under various braking conditions. Test stand can be adapted for range of motor interfaces such as ac/dc motors, actuators, and stepper motors. Read More