New Products Debuted in Munich, by PI

Auburn, MA - Motion and precision positioning systems expert PI (Physik Instrumente) formally launched many new products and technology developments at Laser World of Photonics, held in Munich, Germany last month, to complement their existing comprehensive portfolio of precision motion control and positioning technologies, components, and systems. As the premier international conference and trade...

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Gleason Unveils New Gear Production, Workholding and Inspection Solutions at Gear Expo 2015

Gleason Unveils New Gear Production, Workholding and Inspection Solutions at Gear Expo 2015

Rochester, NY- — As the industry’s Total Gear Solutions Provider, Gleason will introduce advanced machines, tooling, and global customer support services covering a wide array of processes for the complete production and inspection of all types of bevel and cylindrical gears at GEAR EXPO 2015, October 20-22 at the Cobo Center in Detroit, Michigan. On display at booth #1017 will be: • The...

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Dual-Axis Linear Stepper Motors enable precise positioning.

Dual-Axis Linear Stepper Motors enable precise positioning.

Suited for open loop positioning applications requiring 2 axis of motion in one plane, dual axis linear stepper motors offer speeds up to 80 ips and strokes up to 20 x 30 in. Moving assembly (forcer) is supported by embedded, magnetically preloaded air bearings, which support payload and maintain 0.0005–0.0010 in. gap between platen and forcer. Respectively, full step values are 0.010 and 0.005...

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ABB Highlights Comprehensive Solar Portfolio at Intersolar North America

ABB demonstrates the industry’s broadest solar value proposition with the largest product portfolio, while launching new rapid shutdown devices for inverters, WiFi logger cards and solar pump drives. San Francisco, CA- — ABB, the solar industry’s leading technology solutions provider, is unveiling new solar technologies and best practices at Intersolar North America 2015 this week. From...

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IBC Advanced Alloys Delivers First Articles EOTS Components for the Lockheed Martin F-35 Lightning II

IBC Advanced Alloys Delivers First Articles EOTS Components for the Lockheed Martin F-35 Lightning II

WILMINGTON, MA and VANCOUVER- — IBC Advanced Alloys Corp. (OTCQX: IAALF and TSX-V: IB;) ( IBC or the Company ), a leading advanced alloys and precision castings company, has successfully delivered its first completed Beralcast® azimuth gimbal housing components to Lockheed Martin. The articles will be used in the Lockheed Martin F-35 Lightning II Electro Optical Targeting System (EOTS)....

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Radial Insert Ball Bearings offer anti-corrosion protection.

Radial Insert Ball Bearings offer anti-corrosion protection.

Featuring DUROTECT® B coating for anti-corrosion protection, FAG Black Series Ball Bearing Units are suitable for challenging operation conditions. Two self-retaining set screws that are offset by 120° securely locate inner ring on shaft. Available with inch and metric bore diameters, bearings have cast iron housing, black oxide coated rings, 1-piece seal with molded seal lip, and polyamide...

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Torque Arm Drive System saves floor space.

Torque Arm Drive System saves floor space.

Featuring self-contained, closed-loop- design, Hägglunds TADS Hydraulic Drive System comes with either internal splines or hollow output shaft with compression coupling that mounts directly to machine's drive shaft. TADS delivers max torque from zero speed with infinite start, stop, and reverse, which will not damage system. Equipped with fast hydraulic pump compensators to minimize wear, drive...

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Planetary Screw Assemblies offer travel speeds up to 1.5 m/s.

Planetary Screw Assemblies offer travel speeds up to 1.5 m/s.

Available with screw diameters up to 75 mm and leads up to 20 mm, Planetary Screw Assemblies achieve dynamic load capacities of 544 kN and static load capacities of 1,496 kN.- Planets rotate with defined contact profile in nut around screw in parallel to axis, ensuring smooth operation and minimized noise emission. Assemblies are suited for use in medium-sized and heavy-duty machinery such as...

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Tapered Roller Bearings feature 4-row design.

Tapered Roller Bearings feature 4-row design.

Available in open and sealed variants that are identical, both dimensionally and in terms of load-carrying capacity, SKF Explorer Tapered Roller Bearings are intended for work rolls in rolling mills. Compact seal, made with heat- and wear-resistant material, allows unified bearing design. Open bearings have no cage protrusion, minimizing risk of damage both during handling and operation. Four...

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Probe Adapters enable 3rd-party probe and current sensor use.

Probe Adapters enable 3rd-party probe and current sensor use.

Permitting connection of select Tektronix TekProbe interface level II probes to any ProBus-equipped Teledyne LeCroy oscilloscope, TPA10 TekProbe® Probe Adapter automatically detects which probe is attached, supplies all necessary power and offset control to probe, and communicates probe signal to oscilloscope. CA10 Current Sensor Adapter is programmable and customizable to work with third-party...

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