Bearings

New Spicer Dura-Tune Center Bearing Improves Excessive Drivetrain Vibration and Noise, Leads to Unplanned Downtime & Driver Fatigue

Tuned to provide industry-leading powertrain vibration isolation and dampening for reduced driver fatigue & improved vehicle satisfaction. Ensures proper installation and alignment throughout the life of the vehicle, delivering a consistent ride while helping drivetrain longevity. Provides user-friendly installation as well as reduces the possibility of future alignment-based issues.

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Differentials

New Spicer Trac-Lok Limited-slip Differential Provides Traction Capability Without Requiring Switches, Wires, Sensors, Air Hoses or Manual Input from The Driver

 . Throughout a slip event, it automatically sends approximately three times more torque to the high-traction wheel-end. Device is lightweight and fully interchangeable with a Dana standard S140 axle differential. Does not require wiring, pneumatic connections, special lubricants or additional friction modifiers.

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Kurt Machining Utilizes Live Tool Speed Increaser, Realizes 9X Tool Cost Savings in Less Than a Year
Gearheads and Gearboxes

Kurt Machining Utilizes Live Tool Speed Increaser, Realizes 9X Tool Cost Savings in Less Than a Year

Minnesota CNC shop uses Heimatec speed increaser to up RPM and feed rate; significantly reduces cycle time on aluminum engraving application Kurt Machining (Minneapolis, Minnesota) specializes in providing precision CNC machined parts, using state-of-the-art technologies and up to 5-axis machining. Since 1952, this 110,000 sq. ft. shop has provided its customers in a variety of high-quality...

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Navitas to Showcase GaNFast™ Charging Technology at APEC 2019
Power Systems

Navitas to Showcase GaNFast™ Charging Technology at APEC 2019

Up to 3x faster charging with adapters that are half the size & weight EL SEGUNDO, CALIF. (PRWEB) MARCH 07, 2019 - Navitas Semiconductor announced today that the company will showcase over a dozen leading-edge, fast-charging adapters using its proprietary GaNFast power IC technology at the Applied Power Electronics Conference (APEC) March 18-21 at the Anaheim Convention Center, California. As...

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Nidec Announces In-Wheel Motor Prototype for Electric Vehicles
Motors

Nidec Announces In-Wheel Motor Prototype for Electric Vehicles

KYOTO, Japan, March 05, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Following last year's reveal of Nidec's fully integrated traction motor system E-Axle and the announcement that the product will be adopted by the Aion S super e-car slated to appear on the Chinese market in May 2019, the company now presents a prototype of a new addition to its lineup of motors powering electric vehicles: a traction motor...

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Solder Redefined
Sponsored

Solder Redefined

Indium Corporation has developed a new twist on traditional solder by developing a composite with a reinforced matrix internal structure. The result is a solder with increased strength and reliability. Check out this video to learn more about the mechanics behind the groundbreaking technology.

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