BEI Kimco Magnetics' Voice Coil Actuator Solves Challenging Application Requirements for Near Zero Outgassing Capabilities
Actuators

BEI Kimco Magnetics' Voice Coil Actuator Solves Challenging Application Requirements for Near Zero Outgassing Capabilities

VISTA, Calif., − BEI Kimco Magnetics, a company of Custom Sensors & Technologies (CST), Inc., recently met the challenging voice coil actuator (VCA) requirements utilized in an Optical positioning control application. High quality optical devices demand low outgassing levels to minimize contamination. The devices also require high precision actuation for exact motion control positioning. Key to...

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Reversible DC Gearmotor develops 46 lb-in. torque at 50 rpm.
Motors

Reversible DC Gearmotor develops 46 lb-in. torque at 50 rpm.

Accepting any 24-28 Vdc source, including battery power, Model MMP-TM55-36-28V with integral brake measures 2.2 in. dia x 7.2 in. long and has keyed output shaft of 0.500 in. dia x 1.5 in. long. Mounting is accomplished with 4 face mount M5 threaded holes, equally spaced on 40 mm dia B.C. Requiring 2.1 A at 28 Vdc to generate full load torque, gearmotor features True Planetary Gearing with Delrin...

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Turbines

Gas Turbine Efficiency to Showcase Innovative Solutions at Western Turbine Users Conference in San Diego

GTE will present technical information and proven solutions to gas turbine operators attending the conference ORLANDO, Florida - Gas Turbine Efficiency plc (AIM: GTE), a leader in energy and aviation products and services, will be attending the upcoming Western Turbine Users, Inc. (WTUI) conference to exchange technical, operations and maintenance information. GTE plans to showcase its line of...

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Actuators

ATL series

The ATL series is a compact acme screw linear actuator, with an integral electric motor, suitable for push and pull motions. The ATL is manufactured in a monoblock housing in hardened aluminium alloy, with a rolled and hardened ball screw, and case hardened/ground ball nut. The drive system consists of a worm drive and acme leadscrew. The ATL can be used with both 1-phase and 3-phase A.C. motors,...

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Gearheads and Gearboxes

BR Series

The BR series is designed in a modular structure which accommodates a wide range of ratios, input and output flanges, multi-disk brakes, accessories and customized solutions. The gears are manufactured in 18 NiCrMo 5, then carburized, hardened, and tempered. The shafts are in a case hardened alloy steel or hardened and tempered high alloy steel; depending on the size. The housing is constructed...

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LED Controller supports LEDs from IR to UV.
Controls and Controllers

LED Controller supports LEDs from IR to UV.

Designed to independently control up to 64 LEDs requiring 20-80 mA, 1031-PhidgetLED-64 Advanced comes with 12 Vdc, 2 A power supply and LED cables. Unit features max forward voltage of 5 V, brightness changes at 700 updates/sec, and LED On/Off at 3,000 updates/sec. Plug-and-play unit is programmed using API supported under Windows 2000/XP/Vista/CE, Mac OS X, and Linux. Users can write programs in...

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Siemens Receives Order for Steam Turbine-Generator from England - Delivery Scheduled in a Mere 13 Months
Electrical Power Generators

Siemens Receives Order for Steam Turbine-Generator from England - Delivery Scheduled in a Mere 13 Months

Siemens Energy has received a follow-up order for the supply of an SST-400 steam turbine-generator as an extension to the turbine building in the chemical industrial park in Wilton, UK. Purchaser is the park operator Sembcorp UK. The turbine with generator and auxiliary systems is scheduled to leave the Siemens turbine factory in Görlitz after only 13 months. The SST-400 industrial steam...

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Ball Thrust Bearings feature nylon retainers.
Bearings

Ball Thrust Bearings feature nylon retainers.

Comprised of ball thrust bearings with nylon retainers, metric 2900 series is interchangeable with industry standard bearings. DFAR-compliant products are available with 10 mm (0.394 in.) to 140 mm (5.512 in.) IDs and 26 mm (1.024 in.) to 185 mm (7.283 in.) ODs.

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Three-Week Lead Time on all Siemens 1FK7 Servomotors
Motors

Three-Week Lead Time on all Siemens 1FK7 Servomotors

ATLANTA - Siemens Industry, Inc. announced today a new service for its popular line of 1FK7 servomotors. Using a configurable options menu to build exactly the motor required, customers can now place an order for any Siemens 1FK7 servomotor and have it drop-shipped in three weeks. Thanks to the diverse range of options available, this new service applies to over 100,000 possible configurations....

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Belt-Driven Linear Actuator does not require gearhead.
Actuators

Belt-Driven Linear Actuator does not require gearhead.

In addition to not requiring brake in various vertical applications, HLD 60-H3 features harmonic principle that results in gear reduction equivalent of up to 40:1 without need for gearhead. This reduces space requirements and also reduces overall weight. Lengths greater than 3 m can be achieved without attributable losses in performance, and seamless magnetically retained seal strip comes...

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