AC Drive targets OEM pump and fan applications.
Motor Controllers and Drives

AC Drive targets OEM pump and fan applications.

Ranging from 200-480 Vac/0.5-30 hp, Model ACS310 comes with 2 independent PID controllers for regulating pressure, flow, or other quantities on basis of need. Pump and fan control switches auxiliary pumps on and off as required by capacity changes, while auto-change function alternates between pumps to keep duty times equal. For pump protection, variable frequency drive uses Pipe Fill control...

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Expanding Reel Spool Shaft features hybrid design.
Shafts

Expanding Reel Spool Shaft features hybrid design.

Utilizing dual-valve inflation system to ensure roll security, Model HCRS features carbon fiber body for strength, shrouded in aluminum to house gripping strips. Hybrid design allows large reel converters to wind larger rolls without increasing hoisting requirements or changing core diameters. Unit also allows accelerated speeds to maximize machine throughput and minimize vibration.

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Air / Gas Compressors

GE Oil & Gas Awarded $113M Contract for CLOV Offshore Angola

Reflects Strength of Integrated Oil & Gas Portfolio and GE's Continued Commitment to Angola ABERDEEN, Scotland & LUANDA, Angola - GE (NYSE: GE) has been awarded a $113 million contract to supply gas turbines and compressors for deployment in the CLOV offshore Angola oil and gas fields owned by Sonangol, Angola's national oil company, and operated by Total (40 percent share), ExxonMobil, BP and...

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Testers

Aerojet Powers Japan's Third Successful Standard Missile-3 Intercept

SACRAMENTO, Calif. - Aerojet, a GenCorp (NYSE: GY) company, announced today that the Japan Maritime Self-Defense Force achieved its third ballistic missile intercept using a Raytheon Company Standard Missile-3 (SM-3) Block IA missile. Aerojet's MK 72 booster and MK 104 dual-thrust rocket motor provided the first- and second-stage propulsion for this critical and successful hit-to-kill intercept...

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Maintenance-Free Bearings Ensure Safety and Reliability of Ski Lifts and Ropeways
Bearings

Maintenance-Free Bearings Ensure Safety and Reliability of Ski Lifts and Ropeways

In cold operating environments such as ski resorts, material ropeways and guide pulley systems rely on precision bearings to ensure that maintenance, servicing and breakdown costs are kept to a minimum. In cold temperature environments such as ski resorts, strong winds, snow and condensation are a constant challenge for machine operators. Rolling bearings and plain bearings both play important...

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Lengthy Linear Actuator Aids in Pump Assembly
Actuators

Lengthy Linear Actuator Aids in Pump Assembly

Recently, a mid-west pump manufacturing company was in need of a linear actuator system to move equipment through their assembly process. The system they were searching for had some very unique requirements - specifically carrying the heavy pump over a distance of nearly 22 feet, with multiple stop points along the way. These requirements placed SERAPID as the front runner to supply a linear...

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Multiturn Precision Potentiometers offer slip clutch option.
Resistors

Multiturn Precision Potentiometers offer slip clutch option.

Available on Models 3547, 3548, and 3549, slip clutch option is designed as safety feature that helps prevent damage to potentiometer in applications where full travel is used. Internal design does not alter physical dimensions of component and allows potentiometer to idle at extreme clockwise or counter-clockwise ends without damage to stops. Potentiometers with slip clutch offer solution for...

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Motors

ATK and NASA Report Initial 30-Day Findings from Development Motor (DM-2)

Data Confirm ATK Five Segment Solid Rocket Motor is Ready for Flight Testing Five-Segment Design Matures to Support Future Launch Vehicles with Significant Performance Improvements at Reduced Cost PROMONTORY, Utah - Data from the second successful five segment Development Motor (DM-2) test conducted by ATK (NYSE: ATK) and NASA show that the new motor performed precisely as designed, providing...

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Mechanical Wire, Cable and Rope

Stainless Steel Direct to Offer Customers High Quality Galvanized Product Line for Early 2011

Stainless Steel Direct is one of North America's leading distributors of stainless steel rigging products, and will soon be offering a complete line of galvanized products. The new website will be www.galvanizeddirect.com and it will mirror the stainless steel rigging product site with high quality galvanized rigging products to help leverage your buying power for both lines under one umbrella....

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Engines

Natural Gas Engines target oilfield power generation.

Waukesha 275GL Series engines include 16-cylinder 16V275GL+ model rated 3,480 kWe at 50 Hz and 3,110 kWe at 60 Hz, and which operates at up to 4,000 ft without derating. Operating at up to 3,000 ft without derating, 12-cylinder 12V275GL+ is rated 2,600 kWe at 50 Hz and 2,330 kWe at 60Hz. Both offer 0.5 g/bhp-hr NOx, 1.8 g/bhp-hr CO, and 0.7 g/bhp-hr NMHC emissions levels without aftertreatment....

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