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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Laser Alignment System provides parallel roll alignment.
Aligners

Laser Alignment System provides parallel roll alignment.

Utilizing reflected-laser beam technology, ROLLCHECK® MINI can measure spans up to 3 ft from roll to roll sizes up to 4 in. in diameter. Laser line is projected from ROLLCHECK® MINI transmitter to the reflector mounted on the roll to be checked/aligned; laser line indicates if roll is aligned vertically. Line is then automatically reflected back to transmitter's reference line...

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Linear Shaft Servomotor has 5 mm air gap.
Motors

Linear Shaft Servomotor has 5 mm air gap.

Featuring 42.7 mm shaft diameter, L427 Series' 5 mm air gap between forcer and magnetic shaft eliminates variation in force over entire stroke of device and makes motor suitable for environments where there is potential for matter to stick to and build up on shaft. Unit features 100-4,600 mm stroke length and provides constant force of 110 N, peak force of 450 N, 3.6 A continuous current, and 14...

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Motorized Micro Linear Stage provides precision travel.
Actuators

Motorized Micro Linear Stage provides precision travel.

Driven by brushless servo or stepper motor with precision ground ball screw, MLA-173 translation stages offer up to 0.1 micron resolution over 50-150 mm travel range. Actuator has compact and monolithic design, optimized for stability, and motors have graduated knobs for manual operation and position observation. Designed for integration in measurement and manufacturing systems, products have 2...

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InstaSnake Series (PA200 Series)
Decoders

InstaSnake Series (PA200 Series)

Lightweight, portable, passive, the ETS InstaSnake (PA200 Series) audio adapters are a great solution for either temporary or permanent set-ups. They were used at the Obama Inauguration and saved the day for Yo Yo Ma's performance. Other popular usage has been in recording studios, churches, cruise ships and for the White House Christmas tree audio performances. Many of our installers and sound...

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B&L Remans Harris M-1000 from Shafted to Shaftless Press, Cuts Make-Ready Time in Half
Controls and Controllers

B&L Remans Harris M-1000 from Shafted to Shaftless Press, Cuts Make-Ready Time in Half

Using Siemens servo controls package and mechatronics service, retrofitter transforms printing press for Ovid Bell Located in Effingham, Ill., B&L Machine & Design specializes in the remanufacturing of various printing presses and ancillary equipment. Its particular expertise is on the Harris M-1000 and M-110 series presses, as well as splicers, infeeds, chillers and folders. By redesigning all...

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Amish Communities Adopt Plastic Bearings
Plain Bearings (Bushings)

Amish Communities Adopt Plastic Bearings

EAST PROVIDENCE, R.I. - February 15, 2010 - An Ohio-based manufacturer of horse-drawn farming equipment predominately employed by Amish communities uses iglide® plastic plain bearings from igus® on a 'crumbler' mechanism; used to crush clods of dirt during the tilling process. The bearings replaced a system of metal shafts and collars that required messy lubricants and frequent maintenance....

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Mounts

Camera Gimbal System suits helicopters in small municipalities.

Intended for surveillance and inspection, TASE Gimbal System consists of stabilized camera gimbal, software, and FAA-approved mount for aircraft. System collects video during flight that can be displayed in real-time in cockpit. Configurable video and map displays for pilot, combined with autonomous tracking and anomaly tagging, minimize flight crew workload. Images are recorded and synchronized...

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Racing Rings feature all-steel nitride construction.
Hydraulic / Pneumatic / Radial Shaft Seals

Racing Rings feature all-steel nitride construction.

Designed for high-horsepower engines using any racing fuel and injections such as nitrous oxide, Tough Guy® All Steel Nitride (SN) racing rings include all 3 ring grooves in Gas-Nitride hardened stainless steel along with PVD-applied Ceramic (CrN) coatings on first and third rings. Middle ring has stainless steel Napier design, promoting durability and oil scraping capability. Hardening and...

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