Controls and Controllers

Siemens to Build Simple Cycle Power Plant in Peru

Siemens Energy has been awarded a contract for turnkey construction of the Santo Domingo de los Olleros simple cycle power plant in Peru with an option for a combined cycle plant in the next phase. Purchaser is Peru-based Termochilca SAC. The simple cycle plant is scheduled to start commercial operation in late 2012. With the Siemens high-efficiency power plant, Termochilca aims to meet the...

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Shafts

New Solid and Hollow Metric Shafting from SDP Are Designed for a Myriad of Applications

New Hyde Park, NY -- A new series of solid and hollow metric shafting from Stock Drive Products (ISO 9001 Registered Manufacturer) are designed for a myriad of useful applications. Identified as the S40AW6M... Series they are made of aluminum 6061-T6 which is hard anodized, HRC 60. Their straightness conforms to DIN 1798 standards. They are recommended for use with the S99GSPM..., S99GLPM..., and...

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Programmable LED Driver controls up to 9 LED current sinks.
Electronic Drivers

Programmable LED Driver controls up to 9 LED current sinks.

Model ADP8866 LED charge pump backlight driver provides independent control of LEDs, which allows designers to program different currents for each channel and enable them at different times. Programmable fade on/off and blinking sequences allow complex LED effects to be generated automatically and for battery life to be maximized. Requiring less than 1 Â-µA during standby, unit consumes less...

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Gearheads and Gearboxes

Micron® AquaTRUE Planetary® Gearheads from Thomson Named 2011 Design News Magazine "Golden Mousetrap" Finalist

AquaTRUE gearheads provide robust performance in harsh washdown and corrosive environments WOOD DALE, IL - Micron® AquaTRUE Planetary® Gearheads from Thomson have been named a 2011 Golden Mousetrap finalist by the editors of Design News magazine. Micron AquaTRUE are 100% stainless steel planetary gearheads specifically designed to satisfy the demanding performance requirements of food,...

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Motors Buying Guide
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Motors Buying Guide

There are six important attributes to consider when trying to pick a motor for your project. The type, intended application, and shaft rotation are only a few. Download the Motors Buying Guide to learn more about the other attributes you need to consider.

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Brakes

Japanese Carrier Skynet Asia Airways Selects Goodrich's Carbon Brakes for Boeing 737 Next Generation Aircraft

CHARLOTTE, N.C. - Goodrich Corporation (NYSE: GR) has been selected by Skynet Asia Airways to supply wheels and carbon brakes for its new fleet of 13 Boeing 737-800 Next Generation aircraft. Aircraft deliveries with the Goodrich wheel and carbon brake equipment are expected to begin in June 2011 and continue through 2016. Goodrich's 737 Next Generation carbon brake uses proprietary DURACARB®...

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Linear Servomotor features 50 mm long forcer.
Motors

Linear Servomotor features 50 mm long forcer.

Model L250SS Linear Shaft Motor has non-critical air gap up to 5 mm, which allows for flexible machining and installation. This also allows flexibility over length of stroke and is beneficial in applications that may cause build-up on shaft. Stroke lengths of 100-3,750 mm are available and unit is offered with continuous forces of up to 24 N and peak force of up to 94 N. Able to achieve...

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Right Angle Helical Gear Drives offer left or right hand rotation.
Gearheads and Gearboxes

Right Angle Helical Gear Drives offer left or right hand rotation.

Hollow-shaft right-angle helical gear drives in S991HY-... Series feature aluminum alloy, hard-anodized case; built-in keyways; and heavy-duty sealed ball bearings. They also include 1144 steel, hollow bore shafts, ranging in size from 5/8-Â-¾ in., as well as 4140 heat-treated steel gears. Operating in temperatures up to 200°F, gear drives offer 1:1, 2:1, or 3:2 ratios plus rated...

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Computers

Goodrich to Showcase Advanced Defense Technology at AAAA Show

Real-time intelligence, mission data, and condition-based maintenance solutions enhance aircrew safety and readiness CHARLOTTE, N.C., April 12, 2011 - Goodrich Corporation (NYSE: GR) will showcase a broad array of advanced military technology at next week's 2011 Army Aviation Association of America (AAAA) annual forum and exposition, taking place April 17-20 at the Gaylord Opryland Convention...

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Linear Actuators with Precision Ground Metric Ball Screws
Actuators

Linear Actuators with Precision Ground Metric Ball Screws

Ultra Motion LLC, Cutchogue, NY, introduces linear actuators with precision ground metric ball screws. Several different lead accuracies (ranging from 8 to 50 micron), and backlash specifications (ranging from 0/preloaded to 20 microns) are possible. The actuators can be configured using a number of different motor and position sensing technologies. They can be optimized for forces up to 500...

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Turbines

TECO-Westinghouse to Assemble New DeWind 2MW D9.2 Wind Turbine Renewable Energy Technology

Round Rock, TX- April 14, 2011 - TECO-Westinghouse will be assembling the newly designed 2 MW turbines for DeWind Co, in its Round Rock, Texas facility. DeWind Co, a wholly owned subsidiary of Daewoo Shipbuilding and Marine Engineering Co. Ltd (DSME) (SEO: 042660), acquired the rights to an initial 160 MW portion of the Novus wind project from developer Novus Windpower LLC. The Novus project is...

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Paratherm™ HR Heat Transfer Fluid: Higher Temperature Stability Leads to Longer Fluid Life
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Paratherm™ HR Heat Transfer Fluid: Higher Temperature Stability Leads to Longer Fluid Life

For the ultimate in heat transfer fluid performance, Paratherm offers HR Heat Transfer Fluid that is engineered specifically for closed loop liquid phase heating. When it comes to characteristics such as thermal stability and fluid degradation, Paratherm HR leads the industry in value and performance. See our video to learn how Paratherm is raising the bar for heat transfer fluids.

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