Electro Static Technology

Trane Supply Now Carries Aegis® Bearing Protection Rings for NEMA Frame Motors in Stores Nationwide
Electrical Equipment & Systems

Trane Supply Now Carries Aegis® Bearing Protection Rings for NEMA Frame Motors in Stores Nationwide

MECHANIC FALLS, ME - Trane Supply now offers AEGIS® Bearing Protection Rings through its nationwide network of Service Centers. AEGIS® universal shaft grounding ring kits (AEGIS® uKITs) are designed to be installed on virtually any brand motor and fit the usable shaft diameter for easy selection and installation by motor frame size. Proven in over 2 million installations worldwide, AEGIS®...

Read More »
Digital Oscilloscope tests VFD-controlled motors.
Electrical Equipment & Systems

Digital Oscilloscope tests VFD-controlled motors.

Designed to check in-service motors for damaging VFD-induced shaft voltages, AEGIS® Shaft Voltage Tester™ Digital Oscilloscope comes with conductive microfiber tipped probe, probe holder with magnetic base, and carrying case. Two-channel, 100 MHz oscilloscope features 5.7 in. color TFT LCD, multi-language user interface, and 5-hr rechargeable/replaceable lithium-ion battery pack. Capable...

Read More »
Mounting Brackets simplify shaft grounding ring installation.
Mounting & Attaching Products

Mounting Brackets simplify shaft grounding ring installation.

Available for motor shafts to 30 in. dia, Universal Mounting Brackets accelerate and facilitate installation of AEGIS® iPRO, AEGIS® iPRO-MR, and AEGIS® WTG Bearing Protection Rings on large motors. Brackets attach to iPRO or WTG Rings with screws, while slotted legs, used for mounting to motor, accommodate bolt circles from 2.64–7.79 in. dia. Also included are standoff spacers...

Read More »
Shaft Grounding/Monitoring Ring serves critical applications.
Communication Systems & Equipment

Shaft Grounding/Monitoring Ring serves critical applications.

Featuring real-time functionality, AEGIS® iPRO-MR combines shaft voltage bearing protection with continuous monitoring of shaft voltage levels fromÂ- remote location. Assembly features 8 rows of conductive microfiber: 6 provide bearing protection, while 2 isolated rows allow for voltage monitoring. Combined shaft grounding ring and shaft monitoring ring promotes uptime...

Read More »
New Kit Measures Motor Shaft Voltage to Determine Vulnerability of VFD-Controlled Motors
Communication Systems & Equipment

New Kit Measures Motor Shaft Voltage to Determine Vulnerability of VFD-Controlled Motors

MECHANIC FALLS, ME - Whether they drive the fans and pumps of commercial HVAC systems or the conveyors of industrial production lines, motors controlled by variable frequency drives (VFDs) are vulnerable to electrical bearing damage. A savvy specifier will choose new motors that are already equipped with shaft grounding rings, but for retrofits the new AEGIS(TM) Shaft Voltage Test Kit makes it...

Read More »
Grounding Ring protects motors against electrical damage.
Communication Systems & Equipment

Grounding Ring protects motors against electrical damage.

AEGIS(TM) SGR Bearing Protection Ring prevents electrical fluting damage in bearing, bearing noise, and downtime by safely channeling VFD-induced bearing currents to ground. AEGIS(TM) Universal Mounting Kit (U-Kit) includes AEGIS grounding ring and mounting hardware for most motor designs. Ordered based on NEMA u shaft diameter, kit contains the correct size ring for motor and 4 styles of...

Read More »
Split Ring Bearing Protection Kit uses conductive epoxy mounting.
Electrical Equipment & Systems

Split Ring Bearing Protection Kit uses conductive epoxy mounting.

Developed for field installation without detaching coupled equipment, Split-Ring AEGIS(TM) Bearing Protection Ring with Conductive Epoxy Mounting protects bearings from electrical damage by safely channeling VFD-induced bearing currents to ground. Unit has 360° circumferential inner ring of conductive microfibers permanently secured in place by AEGIS(TM) FiberLock(TM) channel, which not...

Read More »
Bearing Protection Kits suit NEMA and IEC motors.
Electrical Equipment & Systems

Bearing Protection Kits suit NEMA and IEC motors.

Developed for field installation without disassembly of coupled equipment, AEGIS SGR Split-Ring Bearing Protection Kits(TM) are designed to provide clearance for shaft shoulders, slingers, and end-bell protrusions while protecting bearings from electrical damage caused by circulating or shaft currents. Standard-size kits fit NEMA-frame motors with shaft diameters from 0.625 to 3.375 in. as well...

Read More »
Motor Bearing Protection Ring installs on coupled equipment.
Electrical Equipment & Systems

Motor Bearing Protection Ring installs on coupled equipment.

Split-ring version of AEGIS SGR Bearing Protection Ring(TM) is designed in halves and protects bearings from electrical damage caused by circulating or shaft currents. Lasting for life of motor, regardless of rpm, maintenance-free product features conductive microfibers that work with no friction or wear and are unaffected by dirt, grease, or other contaminants. Ring is available with mounting...

Read More »
People in the News

Electro Static Technology Appoints Matthew Laufik as Global Sales Manager

MECHANIC FALLS, ME — Electro Static Technology, the manufacturer of AEGIS® Shaft Grounding Rings, has appointed Matthew Laufik as Global Sales Manager. In this new role, Mr. Laufik will be responsible for the sales of AEGIS® products to motor repair shops, end users, and motor manufacturers worldwide through the company’s international sales organizations and distribution network. He will...

Read More »
Trane Supply Now Carries Aegis® Bearing Protection Rings for NEMA Frame Motors in Stores Nationwide
Electrical Equipment & Systems

Trane Supply Now Carries Aegis® Bearing Protection Rings for NEMA Frame Motors in Stores Nationwide

MECHANIC FALLS, ME - Trane Supply now offers AEGIS® Bearing Protection Rings through its nationwide network of Service Centers. AEGIS® universal shaft grounding ring kits (AEGIS® uKITs) are designed to be installed on virtually any brand motor and fit the usable shaft diameter for easy selection and installation by motor frame size. Proven in over 2 million installations worldwide, AEGIS®...

Read More »
Digital Oscilloscope tests VFD-controlled motors.
Electrical Equipment & Systems

Digital Oscilloscope tests VFD-controlled motors.

Designed to check in-service motors for damaging VFD-induced shaft voltages, AEGIS® Shaft Voltage Tester™ Digital Oscilloscope comes with conductive microfiber tipped probe, probe holder with magnetic base, and carrying case. Two-channel, 100 MHz oscilloscope features 5.7 in. color TFT LCD, multi-language user interface, and 5-hr rechargeable/replaceable lithium-ion battery pack. Capable...

Read More »
Mounting Brackets simplify shaft grounding ring installation.
Mounting & Attaching Products

Mounting Brackets simplify shaft grounding ring installation.

Available for motor shafts to 30 in. dia, Universal Mounting Brackets accelerate and facilitate installation of AEGIS® iPRO, AEGIS® iPRO-MR, and AEGIS® WTG Bearing Protection Rings on large motors. Brackets attach to iPRO or WTG Rings with screws, while slotted legs, used for mounting to motor, accommodate bolt circles from 2.64–7.79 in. dia. Also included are standoff spacers...

Read More »
Shaft Grounding/Monitoring Ring serves critical applications.
Communication Systems & Equipment

Shaft Grounding/Monitoring Ring serves critical applications.

Featuring real-time functionality, AEGIS® iPRO-MR combines shaft voltage bearing protection with continuous monitoring of shaft voltage levels fromÂ- remote location. Assembly features 8 rows of conductive microfiber: 6 provide bearing protection, while 2 isolated rows allow for voltage monitoring. Combined shaft grounding ring and shaft monitoring ring promotes uptime...

Read More »
Company News

New Shaft Grounding Ring Handbook Details Best Practices for Motor Repairs

MECHANIC FALLS, MEÂ- - A new 36-page, color handbook - the AEGIS® Shaft Grounding Ring Motor Repair Handbook - describes best practices for protecting motor bearings from electrical damage.  Available from Electro Static Technology, manufacturer of AEGIS® shaft grounding rings, the book explains how to diagnose electrical bearing damage caused by variable...

Read More »
New Kit Measures Motor Shaft Voltage to Determine Vulnerability of VFD-Controlled Motors
Communication Systems & Equipment

New Kit Measures Motor Shaft Voltage to Determine Vulnerability of VFD-Controlled Motors

MECHANIC FALLS, ME - Whether they drive the fans and pumps of commercial HVAC systems or the conveyors of industrial production lines, motors controlled by variable frequency drives (VFDs) are vulnerable to electrical bearing damage. A savvy specifier will choose new motors that are already equipped with shaft grounding rings, but for retrofits the new AEGIS(TM) Shaft Voltage Test Kit makes it...

Read More »
Grounding Ring protects motors against electrical damage.
Communication Systems & Equipment

Grounding Ring protects motors against electrical damage.

AEGIS(TM) SGR Bearing Protection Ring prevents electrical fluting damage in bearing, bearing noise, and downtime by safely channeling VFD-induced bearing currents to ground. AEGIS(TM) Universal Mounting Kit (U-Kit) includes AEGIS grounding ring and mounting hardware for most motor designs. Ordered based on NEMA u shaft diameter, kit contains the correct size ring for motor and 4 styles of...

Read More »
Split Ring Bearing Protection Kit uses conductive epoxy mounting.
Electrical Equipment & Systems

Split Ring Bearing Protection Kit uses conductive epoxy mounting.

Developed for field installation without detaching coupled equipment, Split-Ring AEGIS(TM) Bearing Protection Ring with Conductive Epoxy Mounting protects bearings from electrical damage by safely channeling VFD-induced bearing currents to ground. Unit has 360° circumferential inner ring of conductive microfibers permanently secured in place by AEGIS(TM) FiberLock(TM) channel, which not...

Read More »

All Topics

COVID-19 Response Suppliers COVID-19 Response:
Can Your Company Help Provide Critical Supplies?

We are using the power of our platform to aid in the mass shortage of critical supplies. If your company can help provide supplies, capabilities, or materials for products such as N-95 Masks and Tyvek SuitsPlease let us know.

COVID-19 Response Suppliers