BEI Kimco's Custom Voice Coil Actuator Meets Space Requirements for NASA's Asteroid Sample Return Mission Scanner
Actuators

BEI Kimco's Custom Voice Coil Actuator Meets Space Requirements for NASA's Asteroid Sample Return Mission Scanner

BEI Kimco Magnetics designed a customized Moving Magnet Voice Coil Actuator (VCA) to meet the requirements for the flatplate Michelson moving mirror application on the Origins-Spectral Interpretation Resource Identification Security Regolith Explorer (OSIRIS-Rex) spacecraft.Â-  The OSIRIS-Rex will launch in 2016, rendezvous with the Asteroid Bennu in 2018 and return samples to Earth in...

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Turbochargers

BorgWarner Features Its Latest Advancements in EFR Turbocharging Technology At 2013 SEMA Show

BorgWarner Hosts 2013 Indianapolis 500 Winner Tony Kanaan, Borg-Warner™ Trophy and Champion Time Attack FXMD Acura on November 5 - 6 AUBURN HILLS, Mich.Â- — BorgWarner will feature the new INDYCAR version of the EFR-7163 (Engineered For Racing) turbocharger and its complete line of AirWerks™ series turbochargers at the 2013 SEMA Show at the Las Vegas Convention Center on November 5 -...

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Actuators

Integrated Voice Coil Actuator comes in compact package.

Supplied in 4.3 in. dia x 12 in. long housing, LAS43-120-000A features 1.25 in. stroke length and 340 lb peak force. Design, whichÂ- incorporates position feedback sensor with analog output, is suited for servo positioning or velocity control applications. Integrated shaft and bushings eliminate need for outside supporting mechanism to provide concentricity between stationary...

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Compact Brushless Motor enhances power tools.
Motors

Compact Brushless Motor enhances power tools.

While featuring compact, 1.9 mm diaÂ- design suited for such handheld, battery-operated tools as grinders, paint sprayers, hammer drills, and power drivers, Compact EC™ E8 delivers 1.42–2.07 lb-ft torque and 14,920–19,880 rpm speed at max efficiency (82%). Dust protection feature is standard, and motor accommodates 0.0–21.6 V input range while offering 250.00–488 W output power at...

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Turbochargers

BorgWarner's EFR Turbochargers Continue Winning Reputation

BorgWarner's Race-Proven Turbocharging Technology Continues to Deliver Powerful Performance and Durability for INDYCAR, American Le Mans Series and Time Attack Champions AUBURN HILLS, Mich. –Â- BorgWarner's second year as the official turbocharger supplier of the IZOD IndyCar® Series reinforced its reputation for durability and powerful performance. BorgWarner's EFR (Engineered For...

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Shafts

AAM Showcases Its Aftermarket Axle and Driveshaft Components Built for OE at SEMA 2013

AAM Showcases Its Aftermarket Axle and Driveshaft Components Built for OE at SEMA 2013 DETROITÂ- — AAM, a leading manufacturer of driveline and drivetrain systems and components for original equipment (OE) vehicles, will showcase its OE aftermarket replacement parts at the 2013 Specialty Equipment Market Association (SEMA) Trade Show November 5-8, 2013 at the Las Vegas Convention Center....

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Manufacturing Services

Ocean Power Technologies Awarded $2.6 Million Contract by Mitsui Engineering & Shipbuilding for Development and Supply of Japan Utility PowerBuoy® System

PENNINGTON, N.J.Â- – Ocean Power Technologies, Inc. (Nasdaq:OPTT) ( OPT" or "the Company") today announced that the Company has received a $2.6 million contract from Mitsui Engineering & Shipbuilding Co., Ltd. ("MES") to provide the final design and supply of key components of a PowerBuoy system intended for deployment off the coast of Japan to demonstrate its utility application in local...

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Yaskawa/DRV Announce New Relationship
Drives

Yaskawa/DRV Announce New Relationship

Yaskawa Signs First U.S. Medium Voltage Drive Distributor Waukegan, Ill.Â-  — The Drives Motion Division of Yaskawa America, Inc. recently signed DRV, Inc. of Pittsburgh, PA, as its first medium voltage drive distributor in the United States. DRV, a highly respected Yaskawa low voltage drive and motion control distributor over the past ten years,  will now partner with Yaskawa to...

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Turbines

Wind Turbine suits tip-height constrained sites.

Featuring 103 m rotor diameter and 70–98 m hub height flexibility, 3.2-103 Wind TurbineÂ- utilizes Industrial Internet to manage variability of wind for smooth, predictable power. By analyzing tens of thousands of data points every second, system integrates energy storage and forecasting algorithms while communicating with neighboring turbines, service technicians, and operators....

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Guides

50 Years of NSK Europe

The Japanese bearing manufacturer NSK established its first European sales office exactly 50 years ago – in October 1963 – in DÃ-¼sseldorf. As it expanded its business activities in Europe, additional sales organisations were set up in other European countries. NSK Europe's first manufacturing facility in Peterlee (UK) was founded in 1976 – an important milestone in the company's...

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Sentry Equipment Introduces New Compact Hygienic Automatic Sampler
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Sentry Equipment Introduces New Compact Hygienic Automatic Sampler

As a leader in industrial sampling equipment at Sentry Equipment, our success is built on a history of innovation and designs that epitomize value and efficiency. The new Hygienic Automatic Sampler is another example of our dedication to developing quality engineered products. To learn how this product can streamline the sampling process for dry, free-flowing materials, see our new video.

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