Actuators

Screw Driven Linear Actuator suits light load applications.

Housed on aluminum beam and fitted with stainless steel sealing band, HepcoMotion® PSD80 Profile Screw Driven Linear Actuator uses Herculane® wheels mounted to adjustable carriage and does not require re-lubrication. Single or multiple carriages on unit are possible and can handle loads to 500 N. Stainless steel lead screw, offered in right- and left-handed threads, provides actuation...

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Force Sensor Adapter interfaces sensors to PC.
Sensors / Detectors / Transducers

Force Sensor Adapter interfaces sensors to PC.

Model 1120 - FlexiForce Adapter connects to one of analog inputs on 1018 - PhidgetInterfaceKit 8/8/8. It is designed for use with FlexiForce sensor, which can measure force between almost any two surfaces and is durable enough for most environments. Featuring supply voltage range of 4.5-5.25 Vdc, adapter has current consumption at maximum load of 3.20 mA and consumes 10.9 mA at overload. Unit is...

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Turbines

Siemens to Supply Power Plant Components to Turkey

Siemens Energy has secured an order to supply key components for the Denizli combined cycle power plant in Turkey. The Greek company METKA is building the plant for the project company RWE & Turcas GÃ-¼ney Elektrik Üretim A.S., in which RWE holds a 70-percent stake and Turkas 30 percent. Start of commercial operation slated for 2012. The order volume is approximately EUR110 million....

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Programmable Linear Actuator offers variety of screw pitches.
Actuators

Programmable Linear Actuator offers variety of screw pitches.

Capable of 20 in. stroke, IDEA(TM) Non-Captive Linear Actuator consists of electronic drive and programmable control unit integrated with linear actuator. RoHS-compliant unit features single supply voltage of 12-48 Vdc, 2.6 Arms max rated current per phase, and 8 opto-isolated GPIO. Programmed via GUI, actuator provides 5-24 Vdc inputs, 4 mA max each, and open collector outputs rated 5-24 Vdc,...

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Motors

Toshiba Adjustable Speed Drives and Motors Compliant with American Recovery and Reinvestment Act

Toshiba International Corporation, February 1, 2010 - As an active participant in the effort to stimulate the US economy, Toshiba offers several motors and adjustable speed drives that are fully compliant with the Buy American requirements of section 1605 of the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009, Public Law 111-5 (ARRA) for manufactured goods. Not only is Toshiba maintaining its...

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Nuclear Qualified Beck Electric Actuators for Modulating Control
Motor Controllers and Drives

Nuclear Qualified Beck Electric Actuators for Modulating Control

Harold Beck and Sons Inc., manufacturer of Beck electric actuators for control valves and dampers, is pleased to announce its alliance with Nuclear Logistics Incorporated (NLI). NLI, the largest third-party supplier of safety related equipment in the world, will offer nuclear qualified Beck drives as an ideal solution to nuclear valve and damper control needs. The alliance allows nuclear...

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Gears

2010 Ondrives Company Profile for Total Processing & Packaging Exhibition

ONDRIVES GEARS FORWARD A commercial and precision gear range is the latest addition to Ondrives' extensive product portfolio, further enhancing their newly launched power transmission series, states Marketing Manager, Amanda Laughton. The array of products offered broadly consists of bevel gears, worms & wheels, anti-backlash wormwheels, internal gears, anti-backlash gears, both parallel &...

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Brushless DC Motors enable customized automation solutions.
Motors

Brushless DC Motors enable customized automation solutions.

Offered with complete tool kit of selectable gear boxes, controllers, brakes, and smart drives, BLDC motors feature wide range of options for power, speed, torque, and size and can be quickly assembled in different custom configurations. They feature continuous power up to 400 W, speeds from 1,500-6,100 rpm, and max torque constants up to 198 oz-in./A. Available with factory-mounted optical or...

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Vehicle Suspensions

Hendrickson and AxleTech International Partner to Win Navistar's International® MaxxPro® Suspension Award

Woodridge, IL & Troy, MI - Hendrickson, a Boler Company, and AxleTech International, a General Dynamics company, announced today they have received a production award from Navistar Defense, LLC for independent suspension systems on 1,050 new International® MaxxPro® Dash vehicles. Production will be based at the AxleTech flagship operation in Oshkosh, Wisconsin. Work is expected to...

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Tapered Roller Bearing Units feature sealed housings.
Bearings

Tapered Roller Bearing Units feature sealed housings.

Designed to reduce maintenance efforts and increase machinery uptime in environments subject to temperature fluctuations, debris, and vibration, Type E units have double lip seals, corrosion-resistant housings, and locking collars. All 2- and 4-bolt pillow blocks, 4-bolt and piloted flange units, and wide angle and top angle take up units feature Timken® Premium All-Purpose Industrial...

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