Gearheads and Gearboxes

Compact Size Worm Gear Still Proves Robust Specifications
Gearheads and Gearboxes

Compact Size Worm Gear Still Proves Robust Specifications

New Worm Gear from WITTENSTEIN: V-Drive Size 040 The alpha V-Drive family has grown by one member with the addition of the size 040. The VDH 040 from WITTENSTEIN alpha expands the current servo worm gear offering and is aimed at meeting the compact design demands of customers. This product boasts the following servo worm gear benefits: o High duty cycle (> 60%) o High rated speed o Highest power...

Read More »
Rack and Pinion Drive Systems come in several configurations.
Gearheads and Gearboxes

Rack and Pinion Drive Systems come in several configurations.

Precision Planetary Rack and Pinion Drive Systems offer helical or straight (spur) rack and pinions. HighForce ZTRS systems, for applications with thrust forces to 28,000 lb, feature drives available in 5 sizes with backlash levels down to 1 arc-min. For applications with thrust forces to 12,000 lb, ZTR and ZR systems come in 7 sizes with backlash levels down to 1 arc-min. Planetary reducers with...

Read More »
Hydraulic Pump Drives suit off-highway and mobile equipment.
Hydraulic Motors

Hydraulic Pump Drives suit off-highway and mobile equipment.

Mounted between engine and power take-offs, Power Pump Drives provide for multiple live or clutched pumps. Self-contained units do not require external lubrication, and internal heat exchangers can be added where required. Available in 4 sizes with max torque capacities from 413-4,650 lb-ft and operating speeds from 2,100-3,000 rpm, all drives mount to standard SAE housings and provide up to 8...

Read More »
Gearheads and Gearboxes

Nexen RPS, Universal Rack Model Selected as a Control Engineering Engineers' Choice Awards Finalist

Vadnais Heights, MN-Nexen Group Inc. announces its Roller Pinion System (RPS), Universal Rack model is a finalist in the 2012 Control Engineering Engineers' Choice Awards Program. Designed to recognize the best new control, instrumentation and automation products, the Engineers' Choice Award is an annual competition. The publication's print and online subscribers-who vote based on the products'...

Read More »
Motor Controllers and Drives

ABB to Power Subsea Oil and Gas Field in the Depths of the Norwegian Sea

Aker Solutions and its client Statoil select ABB to secure reliable power supply to the world's first subsea compressor at record-breaking 43 kilometers from the floating production facility Zurich, Switzerland, - ABB, the leading power and automation technology group, has won an order worth about $36 million from oil services company Aker Solutions to provide drives and transformers to their...

Read More »
Process Equipment Manufacturer Introduces Twin Shaft Drive for Vibrating Fluid Bed Dryers and Coolers
Process Machinery

Process Equipment Manufacturer Introduces Twin Shaft Drive for Vibrating Fluid Bed Dryers and Coolers

New Witte Vibratory Drive Delivers Powerful Linear Motion For Its High Capacity Equipment Washington, NJ: A new twin shaft vibratory drive from process equipment manufacturer The Witte Co., Washington, New Jersey (www.witte.com), features a proprietary design that produces the robust linear vibration required to deliver consistent motion to its large, high capacity fluid bed dryers, coolers,...

Read More »
Right Angle Helical Gear Drives feature base or panel mount design.
Gearheads and Gearboxes

Right Angle Helical Gear Drives feature base or panel mount design.

Series A 2Z11 is comprised of right-angle helical gear drives made with fiberglass reinforced nylon housing, hardened steel helical gears, steel shafts, and nonmetallic bearings. Single and double output shaft configurations are available and suit industry applications such as printing, packaging, and textile machinery. Standard gear ratios are 1:1 and 2:1, max rpm is 1,800, and max continuous hp...

Read More »
Environmental Controllers

Hamilton Sundstrand Ready for Boeing 787 Entry into Service

PARIS - PARIS AIR SHOW - Hamilton Sundstrand Corporation, the largest system supplier to the Boeing 787 Dreamliner, has been actively supporting Boeing's flight test program and is ready to support the airplane's entry into service (EIS). The airplane's first delivery to All Nippon Airways is slated to occur in the third quarter. Hamilton Sundstrand is a subsidiary of United Technologies Corp....

Read More »
Gearheads and Gearboxes

Reinforced Gearboxes support nominal output power up to 400 W.

Compatible with ECI 63 and VDC-3-49.15 electronically commutated drive systems, Performax® Plus Gearboxes feature hardened steel housings for impact resistance in case of overload. Reinforced bearings in output stage provide for additional reserves in load transmission, allowing for gear reductions up to 204:1 and continuous torques of more than 60 Nm. Applications include industrial...

Read More »
Gear Racks

Case Hardened Racks optimize linear applications.

Part of High Performance Linear System, Performance Class Racks partner with gearbox/actuator and pinion for optimal efficiency. Performance version features standard hole pattern, while High Performance model has hole pattern optimized for high feeding forces. Providing strength at tooth root of racks, hardening process enables racks to resist high stresses.

Read More »

All Topics