Product Announcement from the Rowland Company
Brakes

Product Announcement from the Rowland Company

The Rowland Company is pleased to announce the introduction of a proprietary Patent Pending brake design used in the stage rigging industry. This safety brake device is designed specifically for use in raising / lowering of theater curtains and orchestra pits with future expansion into any entertainment venue that involves the raising and lowering of stage equipment such as light standards and...

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Brushless DC Motors target transportation applications.
Motors

Brushless DC Motors target transportation applications.

Rotron® brushless DC motors come in 47 and 64 frame sizes and accept voltage inputs of 12, 24, 37, 74, 90, and 110 Vdc. Applications include fans, blowers, pumps, and compressors from 0.5-2.25 hp. Series 47 Frame motors are available in lengths of 6.08 and 6.68 in. and achieve continuous torque up to 50 oz-in. and speeds up to 4,425 rpm, while 64 Frame series comes in 7.08, 10.125, 10.36,...

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Rexroth Introduces Hydraulic Power Brake with ABS for Mobile Equipment - Synergy Between Two Proven Technologies Increases Driving Safety
Brakes

Rexroth Introduces Hydraulic Power Brake with ABS for Mobile Equipment - Synergy Between Two Proven Technologies Increases Driving Safety

The Rexroth power brake with ABS ensures safe deceleration of mobile equipment even in difficult situations. Having become almost universal in passenger cars, ABS is now making mobile equipment safer as well. Rexroth presents a further development of the hydraulic power brake, now including an ABS function, for vehicles with large masses and large-volume brakes. This patent-pending technology...

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Compact Servomotors suit demanding motion control applications.
Motors

Compact Servomotors suit demanding motion control applications.

Model 1FT7 high-performance servomotors feature encoders up to 22-bit and vibration-insulated encoder mounting which allows user to exchange encoder in field in less than 5 min. They utilize DRIVE-CLiQ electronic nameplate and digital encoder interface, which simplifies start-up or replacement since drive automatically recognizes motor. Servomotors include forced ventilated and water-cooled...

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Racks and Pinion Systems offer options for flexibility.
Gears

Racks and Pinion Systems offer options for flexibility.

Precision (Premium), Smart, and Economy Class Racks are available with various options to increase application flexibility and functionality. In addition to 2 m rack variants, including 0.35, 0.6, 1.3, or 1.75 m, options include unique hole patterns, with and without pin holes; blank racks without fastening holes; and unique tooth quality for racks up to 2m (std=Q6). Hole pattern, such as thread...

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Pneumatic Actuator facilitates 6 W ASCO valve installation.
Actuators

Pneumatic Actuator facilitates 6 W ASCO valve installation.

PneuMagnetic Actuator helps reduce installation effort for 6 W ASCO 8320 series of 3/2 port-in-body valves by converting then to pneumatic operation. This eliminates need for wiring and conduit installations. Especially suited for use in intrinsically safe (IS) and explosion proof (EX) installations, product removes electric hazard from installation by converting electric actuators to pneumatic.

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New Yoke Sizes Meet Industry Demand
Beams

New Yoke Sizes Meet Industry Demand

Omaha, NE - Recognizing the need for an increased variety of yoke sizes within numerous industries, G&G Manufacturing has expanded its product line. For example, 12 new sizes have been added to the Square Bore Yoke, six to the Shear Pin Yoke, and five to the Slip Sleeve Yoke. Sales Manager Lowell Eipperle said, Our customers are one of the most accurate barometers available when it comes to...

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Siemens Wins First Wind Turbine Order in Mexico

Siemens Energy has been awarded an order for 70 wind turbines for the Los Vergeles wind farm in Tamaulipas, Mexico. This is the first order received by Siemens for wind turbines in the Latin America region. Purchaser is Grupo Soluciones en Energias Renovables (GSEER), a Mexican wind energy developer. With a total installed rated capacity of more than 160 megawatts (MW), the Los Vergeles wind farm...

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Engines

Natural Gas Engine targets gas compression applications.

Rated 3,375 bhp at 1,000 rpm, 12-cylinder Model 12V275GL includes Engine System Manager, which optimizes engine performance by integrating spark timing control, turbocharger control, speed governing, knock detection, start-stop control, diagnostic tools, fault logging, engine safeties, and air/fuel ratio control. In addition, engine includes factory-mounted lube oil and cooling systems, and oil...

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SMAC Electric Actuators - Serious Competition for Pneumatics
Actuators

SMAC Electric Actuators - Serious Competition for Pneumatics

SMAC Inc., Carlsbad, California. SMAC aims to replace 5 percent of pneumatic devices that are used in today's industrial applications within the next 5 years. SMAC electric direct drives utilize moving coil technology, are versatile, long life, robust, and provide high reliability in comparison to conventional pneumatic devices. The linear movement is generated by a voice coil and high strength...

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