Motors

Harbin Electric Launches New Micro Motor for Magna and Shanghai GM at Its New Manufacturing Facility in Shanghai

HARBIN, China, Dec. 1, 2010 -- Harbin Electric, Inc., ("Harbin Electric" or the "Company"; Nasdaq: HRBN), a leading developer and manufacturer of a wide array of electric motors in the People's Republic of China, today announced that the Company has launched the production of a new model of in-house developed specialty micro-motors for one-touch automatic car trunk opening at its new...

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Linear Stepper Motors accommodate custom requirements.
Motors

Linear Stepper Motors accommodate custom requirements.

Available in unipolar or bipolar configurations, Saia® ULE Series provides constant positioning force to 400 N over full travel lengths to 300 mm in ambient temperatures ranging from -15 to +60°C. Compact 55 x 55 mm design and NEMA 23 mounting flange enable mounting in space-restricted applications such as valve control, positioning and adjustment systems, and control systems for...

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Turbochargers

BorgWarner's New EFR Turbochargers Boost 2011 LMP2 Engine and CR-Z Hybrid Race Car for Honda Performance Development

BorgWarner Collaborates with HPD on New Turbo Development AUBURN HILLS, Mich. - In collaboration for U.S. performance applications, BorgWarner will supply Honda Performance Development, Inc.(HPD) with its new EFR turbochargers for two racing platforms: the 2011 ALMS LMP2 engine and HPD CR-Z Racer as well as the CR-Z hybrid R Concept car. Designed for powerful performance, BorgWarner's new...

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Linear Voice Coil Actuator features fully sealed housing.
Actuators

Linear Voice Coil Actuator features fully sealed housing.

Housed in IP64 sealed package that is impervious to water splashes and other fluids, Model LA13-13 provides continuous operation under highly contaminated conditions. Unit incorporates rubber bellow with contoured design that attaches to both actuator coil and assembly and allows free actuator movement. Measuring 33.5 mm OD x 28.45 mm in length, Model LA13-13 provides peak force of 16.7 N, total...

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Captive Linear Actuators come in array of stroke lengths.
Actuators

Captive Linear Actuators come in array of stroke lengths.

Available with 0.551, 0.708, 0.984, and 1.22 in. stroke lengths, 19000 Series rotary-to-linear motion device has 20 mm dia body and up to 180 oz linear force. Can-stack linear actuator, featuring integrated anti-rotation mechanism, is engineered with optimized stator tooth geometry, neodymium magnets, and custom engineered polymers. Applications include micro-fluidic dispensing, electronic...

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Motor Controllers and Drives

Bevel Gearbox Drives target electrical vehicles.

Developed as integrated traction and steer drives for use in mobile machines, Drive Platforms TPD 230 and TBD 254 feature wheel diameters of 230 and 254 mm, respectively. Both electrically steered, modular units incorporate induction motors, manufactured for specific vehicle battery voltage, and integrated holding brake. With minimal torsional backlash, drives provide low-noise operation. Output...

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Turbines

Siemens Receives Second Order for Direct Drive Wind Turbines in the U.S.

Siemens Energy will supply 15 of its SWT-3.0-101 direct drive wind turbines for Minnesota Power's Bison 1 wind power plant near Center, North Dakota. Minnesota Power modified its original order, replacing 33 Siemens SWT-2.3-101 geared wind turbines to now include 16 2.3-MW SWT-2.3-101 and 15 innovative 3-MW SWT-3.0-101 direct drive machines. "With the SWT-3.0-101 direct drive wind turbine, our...

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Actuators

Morgan Technical Ceramics Announces its Co-Fired Piezo Bimorph Elements

Co-fired PZT bimorphs ideal for use in high temperature applications Morgan Technical Ceramics' ElectroCeramics business (MTC), located in Bedford OH, announces that it designs and manufactures co-fired piezo (PZT) bimorph elements for use in aerospace, medical, automotive and general industrial sensor and actuator applications. The co-fired PZT bimorph elements are more mechanically stable than...

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Variable Torque Drive operates at up to 1,400 hp.
Motor Controllers and Drives

Variable Torque Drive operates at up to 1,400 hp.

Suited for industrial variable torque applications, VLT® Automation VT Drive is available for 240 and 480 Vac single- and 3-phase, or 575 and 690 Vac 3-phase operation with Â-½-1,400 hp. Included Smart Logic Controller, main disconnects, and fusing simplify installation, while dedicated pump functions simplify programming and commissioning. Unit has ambient temperature rating of...

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