Servo Motor Firmware simplifies spooling and winding.

Servo Motor Firmware simplifies spooling and winding.

With commands in Class 5 SmartMotor firmware, material of changing width can be wound onto spool without gaps or unwanted overlap in wind pattern. Firmware offers both relative and absolute position control for setting traverse points, spool widths, dwell points, and more. Ability to dynamically phase-adjust incoming master signals enables real-time offsets for variations in material width...

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C-17 Sustainment Team Wins Top Award for Government-Industry Partnership

EAST HARTFORD, Conn. - The C-17 Globemaster III Integrated Sustainment Program (GISP) was recently awarded the 2012 Secretary of Defense Gerald R. Beck Performance Based Logistics (PBL) system-level Award by the Secretary of Defense. The GISP team includes Pratt & Whitney, Boeing, and the U.S. Air Force. The award was presented at the Aerospace Industries Association Fall Product Support...

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UTC Aerospace Systems Braking System Selected by Cessna for Citation Longitude

CHARLOTTE, N.C. - UTC Aerospace Systems, a unit of United Technologies Corp. (NYSE: UTX); has been selected by Cessna Aircraft Company to supply the wheels, brakes and an integrated brake control system for Cessna's newest business jet, the Citation Longitude. It is the largest model in the Citation family with first delivery planned for late 2017. The products, delivered under the Goodrich...

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Dana Showcases Four New Aftermarket Products, Demonstrates Axle Rebuilds, iPad Application at SEMA

MAUMEE, Ohio, - Furthering its commitment to bringing leading technology to the aftermarket, Dana Holding Corporation (NYSE: DAN) will introduce four new aftermarket products during the 2012 Specialty Equipment Manufacturing Association (SEMA) Show, Oct. 30 to Nov. 2, in Las Vegas. The company will use this premier event to unveil its Spicer(Â-®) Ultra-Premium Synthetic Grease,...

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TRW to Launch Integrated Stability Control and Electric Park Brake System

TRW to Launch Integrated Stability Control and Electric Park Brake System

LIVONIA, Mich. - TRW Automotive Holdings Corp. (NYSE: TRW) has announced that it has won initial business awards for its integrated Electric Park Brake (EPBi) and Electronic Stability Control (ESC) system. The combined system will launch in Europe and Asia Pacific with major vehicle manufacturers commencing in 2014 and later in North America. The integration of the two technologies eliminates the...

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Motor-Integrated Servo Drives feature IP65 protection.

Motor-Integrated Servo Drives feature IP65 protection.

Integrating motor, positioning sensor, precision gearbox, and servo drive, ACOPOSmulti65m supports implementation of modular machine concepts. Three sizes enable servo actuators to cover torque range of 1.8–10.5 Nm and power range of 500 W to 2 kW. For applications that demand more power, optional fan assembly can be retrofitted for performance boost of up to 100%. In addition, ACOPOSmulti65m...

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Kollmorgen Recognized as 2012 Control Design Readers' Choice in Stepper Motor Category

Kollmorgen Recognized as 2012 Control Design Readers' Choice in Stepper Motor Category

70+ years of motion control expertise combine with wide range of off-the-shelf solutions featuring industry-leading torque density, rapid customization capabilities and global footprint to help OEMs achieve competitive advantage RADFORD, VA - Kollmorgen has been recognized by Control Design magazine as the 2012 Readers' Choice for technology excellence in the Stepper Motor category. The Readers'...

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Voice Coil Actuator features hole through shaft.

Voice Coil Actuator features hole through shaft.

Suited for controlled sinusoidal motion applications, Model NCM02-05-005-4JBH operates from 1–1,000 Hz for open loop applications and 1–125 Hz for closed loop applications. Precision ground 0.125 in. diameter shaft, guided by jeweled sapphire bushings, has 0.070 in. hole, which is suitable for routing fiber optic cable or air hose. Featuring 0.15 in. stroke, non-commutated, moving magnet type...

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Honeywell Extends Strategic Relationship with the U.S. Army for Support of the M1 Abrams Main Battle Tank

Honeywell's integrated maintenance and continuous improvement expertise enhances AGT1500 engine durability for the M1 Abrams tank for the U.S. Army; Honeywell to manufacture 125 new AGT1500 engines for the M1 Abrams tank program PHOENIX- Honeywell (NYSE: HON) has been awarded two contracts worth a combined $221 million to continue its highly successful support of the U.S. Army's M1 Abrams main...

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