Turbines

Siemens Reaches 2GW Wind Power Generation Capacity in the UK

London - Siemens reached a UK milestone of two gigawatt (2GW) generation capacity last month with the installation of turbine E1 at the Gunfleet Sands wind farm off the Essex coast. This milestone has been achieved less than 18 months after Siemens completed installation of its first gigawatt of wind turbine capacity, making the company's installations the largest offshore power base in Europe....

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Self-Lubricating Bushings suit high temperature applications.
Plain Bearings (Bushings)

Self-Lubricating Bushings suit high temperature applications.

Made from graphite/metal alloy formed from molten metal, graphite, and carbon, 117 Series of GRAPHALLOY® bushings are available in 2 primary grades for high temperatures, both with FDA acceptance. Many grades of GRAPHALLOY® can handle temperatures to 750°F in air, while special grades provide service up to 1,000°F and higher in non-oxidizing atmospheres. Applications...

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Shaft Coupling Aligners

Shaft Alignment System offers wireless Bluetooth operation.

With Live-Any-Angle 360° alignment, Easy-Laser® E710 enables users to make adjustments to alignment with laser heads in any position, and still get live updated values. Endurio(TM) Power Management system ensures that integrated battery automatically charges itself from 4 C cell batteries so users never have to stop alignment because of exhausted battery power. Additional features...

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Stepper Motor Linear Actuator is offered in 3 configurations.
Actuators

Stepper Motor Linear Actuator is offered in 3 configurations.

Featuring custom-engineered plastics, optimized stator tooth geometry, and high-energy neodymium magnets, G4 19000 Series Can-stack is 20 mm linear actuator offered in captive, non-captive, and external linear configurations. Ball bearings optimize rotor support and axial loading capabilities, and linear force-to-size ratio suits precision linear motion in various applications.

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Enclosed, Air-Engaged Clutch Brakes withstand washdown.
Brakes

Enclosed, Air-Engaged Clutch Brakes withstand washdown.

Suited for bakery and food processing industries, Flange Mounted Clutch Brakes Enclosed (FMCBE) models include IP54 version for waterproof machines and BISSC-certified version with optional Air Champ locking key. Nickel-plated housing and flanges resist corrosion and bacteria build-up, while stainless steel output shaft includes captive key and stainless steel fasteners. BISSC model handles up to...

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Precision Gear Racks are offered in round or square versions.
Gears

Precision Gear Racks are offered in round or square versions.

Available in module sizes from 0.5 up to 3.0 as standard, precision gear racks are offered in standard lengths from 400 mm and in increments of 600 and 1,200 mm long. Made of 303 stainless steel, round forms feature 0.5/400 mm straightness, 0.10 mm total pitch deviation and 0.4 Ra surface finish on diameter. Square racks come in at 1.0/1,000 mm straightness with 0.10 mm total pitch deviation, and...

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Compact Actuator is designed for ball valves.
Actuators

Compact Actuator is designed for ball valves.

Housed in Nema 4X enclosure, Series 83A Electromni actuator features flanged cover and baseplate design with full gasket Nitrile seal to keep water out of actuator enclosure. Four captivated 304 stainless steel hex-head slotted cap-screws fasten unit's cover and base halves together, and 4 Nitrile cap-plugs cover motor mounting bolts. Molded 304 stainless steel inserts form ISO F03, F04, or F05...

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Drive Axle reduces tire wear on heavy-duty trucks.
Axles

Drive Axle reduces tire wear on heavy-duty trucks.

Available for new production and field-operated container handling units of all heavy-duty truck models, XTL® (Extended Tire Life) axle allows independent rotation of wheels during turns. This minimizes tire scrub and resulting wear by as much as 60%. XTL technology can extend drive-axle tire life up to 3X and steer-axle life by 1.5X as well as eliminate need for tire rotation on heavy-duty...

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Actuators

Mechatronics Module enables development of custom actuators.

Featuring 3.3 V input voltage for battery-powered operation, M3 Micro-Mechatronic Module Design Platform yields complete closed-loop actuator on PCB measuring 12 x 30 mm or less. No external control board is necessary; serial commands drive on-board PID controller using standard I2C, SPI, or USART interface. Typical specifications for linear drive system based on M3 Design Platform include 0.5...

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Hot and Cold Plate uses regular hotplate stirrers.
Heaters

Hot and Cold Plate uses regular hotplate stirrers.

Designed to fit on virtually any magnetic stirrer or stirrer hotplate with diameter of 135 mm, Hot and Cold Plate operates from -40 to +160°C and has safety shield that protects user from extreme temperatures. Unit is chemically compatible with anodized aluminum and PTFE coated plate, offering wipe clean surface. It can be temperature controlled by wide range of circulators, and leak-free...

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