Parker Hannifin - SSD Drives Division Provides Innovative Inverter Systems for Green Energy Technologies' WindCube®
Controls and Controllers

Parker Hannifin - SSD Drives Division Provides Innovative Inverter Systems for Green Energy Technologies' WindCube®

Parker Hannifin - SSD Drives Division has entered into an agreement to provide power conversion systems and generators to Green Energy Technologies LLC, for their recently launched WindCube®, a 60kW rooftop wind turbine designed for on-site power generation by commercial and industrial power users in urban and suburban locations. The turbine, which captures and amplifies the wind, fills a...

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NSK Precision America Offers SPACEA(TM) Series for Special Environments
Bearings

NSK Precision America Offers SPACEA(TM) Series for Special Environments

New series reduces downtime and increases overall cost savings for harsh conditions Franklin, Indiana, June 30, 2009- NSK's SPACEA(TM) series is a next generation range of bearings, ball screws and linear guides specifically designed for special operating environments used in clean room, vacuum, anti-corrosion, non-magnetic and high/low temperature applications. Developed with vacuum lubrication...

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Air Bearing Actuator Enables Extreme Low Force Sensitivity
Bearings

Air Bearing Actuator Enables Extreme Low Force Sensitivity

Norwalk, CT. Super-sensitive grinding and polishing operations with forces controlled to as little as 0.001 pounds or 0.45 grams are now possible and being utilized in industry by customers of Airpot's Airpel -AB Air Bearing actuators. Many manufacturers with the need for extremely tight control of small incremental movements along with low forces and speeds are discovering the benefits of air...

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Pittman® Series 1300 Slotted Brushless DC Servo Motors Deliver More Power in Compact Package
Motors

Pittman® Series 1300 Slotted Brushless DC Servo Motors Deliver More Power in Compact Package

Pittman® Series 1300 slotted brushless DC servo motors deliver more power in a smaller and cost-effective package to maximize design flexibility and satisfy application requirements where space may be minimal. They are ideal for power applications in a wide range of industries, including data storage, medical/biotech, semiconductor processing, automation, and others requiring high performance,...

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Plain Bearings Buying Guide
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Plain Bearings Buying Guide

Plain bearings, also known as bushings, are used to reduce friction between rotating and stationary parts. While it might seem like a basic part, they can come in various sizes, shapes, and materials. Download this buying guide to stay current on all the different varieties of plain bearings available to you.

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SKF® Solution for Upgrading Industrial Fans Combines Technologies for Increased Reliability
Bearings

SKF® Solution for Upgrading Industrial Fans Combines Technologies for Increased Reliability

A new SKF® solution for upgrading industrial fans provides the capability to reduce bearing operating temperatures, increase fan reliability, and standardize an otherwise typically costly customized procedure. The upgrade combines optimized bearings, housings, and seals and an automatic circulating lubrication system to extend the service life of bearings and lubricant, reduce fan maintenance,...

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Engines

Pratt & Whitney Rocketdyne Helps Boost Satellite Monitoring Severe Weather into Space

CANOGA PARK, Calif., June 28 -- Two Pratt & Whitney Rocketdyne engines helped boost the second in a series of NASA/NOAA Geostationary Operational Environmental Satellites, designated GOES-O, into orbit from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station, Fla., yesterday, to help scientists monitor severe weather that leads to tornadoes, flashfloods and hurricanes. Pratt & Whitney Rocketdyne, a United...

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Pulleys/Belts are suited for small precision instruments.
Pulleys

Pulleys/Belts are suited for small precision instruments.

Suited for used with 50-1,000 W motors, depending on size of pulley/belt chosen, synchronous belt drives and pulleys are available from 1.5-3 mm pitch with belt widths of 3-9 mm as standard. Pulleys are zero backlash and belts in sizes 1.5-2 mm are offered with special coating, which ensures low particle generation and that rubber powder is not spread. Bore and keyway modifications are also...

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DC Gearmotor (24 V) develops 50 lb-in. torque at 110 rpm.
Motors

DC Gearmotor (24 V) develops 50 lb-in. torque at 110 rpm.

Accepting any 24 Vdc source, MMP-D22-376D-24V GPk52-046-LS measures 2.14 in. dia x 7.2 in. long and has keyed output shaft of Â-½ in. dia x 1.5 in. long. Mounting is accomplished with 4 face mount M5 threaded holes equally spaced on 40 mm dia BC. Output of this reversible gearmotor is rated for 50 lb-in. continuous torque at 110 rpm and 89 lb-in. peak. Requiring 4.3 A @ 24 Vdc to generate...

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Plain Bearings (Bushings)

'The Finest Steel Has to Go Through the Hottest Fire' ...GRAPHALLOY® Can Help

High Heat Spells Problems for Traditional Bearings Steel and metals production creates problems for tradtional bearings because of the high heat and heavy loads. GRAPHALLOY® bearings provide a solution to these problems. Here is a really tough application: The annealing furnace at a Pennsylvania metal manufacturer had an interior temperature in the range of 1200°F (650°C)....

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Engineering Services

GE Signs $128 Million Service Agreements for Two Chinese Power Projects Including the Largest Gas Turbine Combined-Cycle Plant in Zhejiang Province

GE Energy Also Awarded First Contractual Service Agreement for a 9E Gas Turbine in China ATLANTA, GA.-March 3, 2009-To assist China in meeting its goals of increased energy efficiency and reduced emissions, GE Energy recently signed service and maintenance agreements totaling $128 million for two power plants, including the largest gas turbine combined-cycle power plant in the Zhejiang Province....

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