Controls and Controllers

"China Flying Balls" Video Featuring New Class 5 SmartMotor

Moving one vertical load is simple. Moving countless vertical loads in a small space is not. Posting one of the most spectacular visual performances of a SmartMotor(TM) to YouTube and calling it "China Flying Balls" takes...guts. Animatics' latest YouTube channel posting titled "China Flying Balls" is the breathtaking video of over 1,008 individual spheres dancing and floating across the stage at...

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Servo Motor integrates motor, encoder, controller, and amp.
Motors

Servo Motor integrates motor, encoder, controller, and amp.

With optional Combitronic technology, more than 100 Class 5 SmartMotor servos can be linked over CAN to create what programmer experiences as one large multi-axis controller. Combitronic technology allows any SmartMotor to read from, write to, and control any other SmartMotor to ensure maximum dependability with no data collision or loss. Even without Combitronic option, Class 5 SmartMotor offers...

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Gearheads and Gearboxes

Company Offers Five-Year Warranty for New Enclosed Drives

Philadelphia Gear Launches Industry's Most Robust Warranty Program (King of Prussia, PA) - Philadelphia Gear Corporation, a full-service provider of gearing and power transmission solutions, has announced a new Best-In-Industry Five-Year Warranty program for new enclosed drives. Click here to see our new ad. According to Philadelphia Gear CEO Carl Rapp, the new warranty program will cover all...

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Electrical Power Generators

Siemens Receives Its Largest-Ever Onshore Wind Order from the U.S.

Siemens has received its largest onshore wind order to date. The purchaser is the US utility MidAmerican Energy headquartered in Des Moines, Iowa. Siemens will deliver a total of 258 wind turbines, each with a capacity of 2.3 megawatts (MW) for several wind farms in Iowa. After commissioning in January 2012, the combined capacity of 593 MW will be sufficient to supply 190,000 U.S. households with...

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Sleeves

Koat-A-Roll Makes Prime Time

Alsip, IL-As a leading polyurethane manufacturer in the Material Handling industry, Kastalon has had the opportunity to work with a wide variety of conveyor manufacturers on an abundance of projects. In fact, it is hard to believe that Koat-A-Roll conveyor roller sleeves and its family of products were introduced to the market more than 30 years ago. Koat-A-Roll has become a standard tool in an...

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Rising Tide Bars Aboard Royal Caribbean International's New Oasis and Allure of the Seas Utilize Serapid Lift Columns
Lifts

Rising Tide Bars Aboard Royal Caribbean International's New Oasis and Allure of the Seas Utilize Serapid Lift Columns

Royal Caribbean International's Oasis class of ships - including the Oasis of the Seas and Allure of the Seas - offer a host of features new to the cruising world with twin height loft cabins, a Boardwalk full of attractions, the Royal Promenade with a wide variety of shops and restaurants, Central Park with living grass and trees and a travelling bar! SERAPID worked with the UK architect, W S...

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Metric Linear Actuators feature left or right hand thread.
Actuators

Metric Linear Actuators feature left or right hand thread.

Compliant with RoHS directive, GN 291-NI Linear Actuators feature stainless steel guide tube, trapezoidal threaded shaft, and thrust ball bearings. Follower nut is steel with gun metal finish, and end cap is plastic. Actuators are available in 4 types: single shaft end with right hand thread, single shaft end with left hand thread, 2 shaft ends with right hand thread, and 2 shaft ends with left...

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Engines

Pratt & Whitney Rocketdyne Completes Assembly of Fuel Turbopump on NASA's J-2X Rocket Engine

CANOGA PARK, Calif. - Pratt & Whitney Rocketdyne successfully completed another major subassembly for NASA's first J-2X rocket engine. A highly-efficient and versatile engine, the J-2X will help sustain the critical design and manufacturing skills required for the United States to maintain its leadership position in human space exploration and its engineering expertise necessary to support...

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Mechanical Hubs

Qosina Needle Hub Components

For customized OEM needle and hub designs Edgewood, NY - Needle hub components from Qosina make up a three part combination: hub connector, bushing and cap to create a customized fluid delivery or withdrawal system. The polycarbonate hubs are available in four different body styles (round, rectangular, octagonal and anatomic), each with a unique profile and finger grip. Stock sizes include 14,...

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Do You Have Unique Lifting Needs?
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Do You Have Unique Lifting Needs?

EZRig Cranes offers lifting solutions that are engineered for robust performance, providing the ultimate in portability. Designed for real-world lifting needs, our products are small and light with options and features that make them ideal for a broad range of applications. See our video to learn how an EZRig Crane can simplify your lifting requirements.

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