Mechanical Components and Assemblies

Hubble Telescope Service Mission Featured in 'Hubble 3D' IMAX Movie Aided by Timken® Precision Bearings

CANTON, Ohio, -- In May of 2009, when the future of the Hubble space telescope was hinging on delicate repairs performed by NASA astronauts using ATK's Mini Power Tool, ATK turned to a trusted source for precision components required for the job. Now ATK and Timken play a supporting role, featured larger than life with astronauts performing the precarious spacewalk repair in the movie Hubble 3D,...

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Camera Stabilizer features 5-18 lb camera payload capacity.

Intended for video and film production, Steadicam SCOUT features sled assembly designed for 12 V cameras, 7 in. color LCD monitor, carbon fiber no-tools extendable post, and friction-free gimbal assembly. Iso-Elastic(TM) stabilizer arm supports 18 lb of camera weight and has open design for freedom of movement. On-the-fly weight adjustment eliminates need to dismount system to make changes....

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Camera Stabilizer offers 30 lb lift capacity, I/O flexibility.

Available with standard 7 in., 16:9/4:3 composite NTSC/PAL LCD monitor or optional HD/composite LCD monitor, Steadicam Zephyr is built with adjustable, tool-free Iso-Elastic(TM) stabilizer arm that supports 20 lb payload weight. Construction includes telescopic carbon fiber post, base and stage with diverse I/O connectivity, dual-axis venire adjustable stage, and dynamically adjustable base. Also...

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Wall/Ceiling Enclosures protect Cisco® 1250 Aironet WAP.

Secure enclosures conceal Cisco-® 1250 Aironet wireless access point (WAP) and allow for optimal Wi-Fi signal coverage to adjacent spaces while supporting PoE (power over Ethernet). Plenum rated by UL, WAPE5-1250KITD and 1250KITR provide 5 in. deep enclosure that fits into 2 x 2 ft drop ceiling tile grid. Faceplates allow for mounting WAP using dipole or remote antennas, respectively. Wall-mount...

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Tube Roller Bearing prevents slippage in wind turbine gearboxes.

Tube Roller Bearing prevents slippage in wind turbine gearboxes.

Incorporating 3 cylindrical rollers, FAG Tube Roller Bearing rotates without slippage under all conditions with no affect on load rating or rating life. Hollow rollers are supported by support roller in inner bore. At higher loads, bore of cylindrical rollers ensures sufficient deflection of larger rollers so they are not overloaded. Together, tube roller and support roller provide fatigue...

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Aluminum Shafting provides lightweight linear motion solution.

Aluminum Shafting provides lightweight linear motion solution.

Available in sizes from 0.25-1.0 in. and lengths up to 120 in., Ultra Light Aluminum LinearRace-® Shafting is constructed of 6061-T6 aluminum with HRC 70 hard anodized finish. Non-magnetic, corrosion-resistant material is suited for medical imaging applications and washdown and submerged environments. It can be combined with FluoroNyliner-® Bushing bearings, to withstand heavy loads, as well as...

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Wabtec's MotivePower Unit Signs Contract with MBTA for New Passenger Locomotives

WILMERDING, Pa. - MotivePower, a unit of Wabtec Corporation (NYSE:WAB), has signed a contract with the Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority (MBTA) to supply 20 next-generation HSP46 passenger locomotives to be delivered in 2012-2013. The order is valued at $114.63 million including training, manuals and spare parts. The EPA Tier 3-compliant locomotives will be manufactured in Boise, Idaho...

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Kepware Developing WITS Support for DNP3 to Deliver Water Industry Telemetry Standards

Kepware Developing WITS Support for DNP3 to Deliver Water Industry Telemetry Standards

Kepware Technologies, a leading provider of Communications for Automation, has announced the release of Water Industry Telemetry Standard (WITS) support, within the company's DNP3 Drivers, which are already supported within the KEPServerEX OPC Server. As an additional feature set, Kepware has added WITS support to its robust set of DNP3 Ethernet and Serial communication drivers. Built upon the...

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Aluminum PCB Enclosures provide RFI/EMI protection. .

Aluminum PCB Enclosures provide RFI/EMI protection. .

Featuring all-aluminum design for RFI/EMI protection, TEKAM Enclosures each consist of extruded case body with internal guide rails for PCBs and 2 die cast end panels that are assembled by self-tapping screws. Customers can specify cases with flat end panels for handheld or portable use, or end panels with integrated wall mounting ears. Available in 9 sizes from 2.75 x 2.36 x 1.22 to 6.89 x 4.17...

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