Engines

Fiberoptics Technology Inc. (FTI) Announces the Launch of a High Power LED Light Engine for Large Active Diameter Medical and Industrial Applications.

POMFRET, CT - Fiberoptics Technology Inc. (FTI) announces the launch of a high power LED light engine for large active diameter medical and industrial applications. The patent pending device will be certified by ETL under the UL lab/industrial protocol, and will be CE certified. The unit will be manufactured at the company's new electronic assembly facility in Pomfret CT beginning in April 2010....

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SL Series
Gearheads and Gearboxes

SL Series

The new SL Series is a compact and efficient reducer designed for timing belt pulley drive systems. The SL is the ideal compliment to conveyor belt servo-drives and all other applications needing to combine high precision with an ultra compact size. The SL Series is available in 3 sizes: 70, 90, & 120, with single reduction ratios of 3, 4, 5, 7, & 10, and offered with a standard backlash of 12'...

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Lights

Cooper Lighting Products Accepted in 2009 IES Progress Report

Four products and a lighting application honored for technical advancement PEACHTREE CITY, Ga. - Cooper Lighting, a division of Cooper Industries plc (NYSE: CBE), announces that four products and a lighting application have been recognized by the Illuminating Engineering Society (IES) Progress Report Committee as providing an advancement in the art and science of lighting." The accepted products...

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Astro First to Qualify for "Green" AS81935 Rod End Series
Plain Bearings (Bushings)

Astro First to Qualify for "Green" AS81935 Rod End Series

Astro is now fully qualified and is currently the only approved source for the CRES (Stainless Steel) self lubricating rod end series, AS81935/6, /7, and /9 (the /8 series has not been released by the ACBG group). Rod ends manufactured to this new standard are a safer and cleaner alternative to AS81935/1, /2, /4, and /5 rod ends, which are Cadmium plated. AS81935/6, /7, and /9 rod end bodies are...

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Brushless DC Motors can achieve speeds of up to 4,000 rpm.
Motors

Brushless DC Motors can achieve speeds of up to 4,000 rpm.

Available in 1.7, 2.4, 3.2, and 3.9 in. body lengths, NEMA 17 Brushless DC (BLDC) motors suit applications requiring high speed and high dynamic torque. They offer quiet and smooth operation regardless of speed range, and can deliver up to 106 oz-in of peak torque, depending on stack size. Motors are available with custom shaft and winding variations to meet specific speed/torque/voltage...

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Caliper Disc Brake replaces 10 in. drum brakes.
Brakes

Caliper Disc Brake replaces 10 in. drum brakes.

Providing direct replacement for existing 10 in. drum brakes in crane applications, 14 in. Model CDB1014A conforms to AIST's dimensional standard. Spring applied and electrically released, it operates in series with DC motors. Upgrading crane with Model CDB1014A will facilitate wear adjustment, eliminate drag and slip problems due to drum thermal expansion, and provide resistance to heat checking.

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Flame Safeguard, Actuator enable efficient burner control.
Controls and Controllers

Flame Safeguard, Actuator enable efficient burner control.

Offered in No-Purge, Purge, and Modulating versions, Trilogy T400 flame safeguards provide safe and secure burner startup and flame monitoring. Other features include integral display for status, sequence, and faults; history and diagnostics; and programmable timings. Designed to optimize burner and valve control while simplifying setup and maintenance, IP66-rated Trilogy T500 Actuator is offered...

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Electric Power Equipment Makers See 45 New Motors from Bosch
Motors

Electric Power Equipment Makers See 45 New Motors from Bosch

BROADVIEW, IL, January 12, 2009 - A total of 45 new DC electric motors for battery-powered portable power equipment have been announced by Robert Bosch LLC. The new motors, based on existing power units already sold by Bosch in other industries, claim to significantly expand the capabilities of DC electric motors in large portable power equipment using batteries. Proven reliability and solid...

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Shafts

Convertech, Inc.'s Redesigned GripLock(TM) Rollers Give its Air Roll Lock Differential Shaft Extra Speed and Precision in Differential Winding Applications

WHARTON, New Jersey - January 5th 2010 - Convertech, Inc.'s redesigned GripLock(TM) Rollers give its Air Roll Lock Differential Shaft extra speed and precision in differential winding applications. With easy loading and precision tension control, Convertech's unique approach to differential winding gives converters a superior finished product. No slip, no side to side movement, no wobble, and no...

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Caliper Disc Brake replaces existing 13 in. drum brakes.
Brakes

Caliper Disc Brake replaces existing 13 in. drum brakes.

Designed to operate in series with DC motors in crane applications, 17 in. Model CDB1317A conforms to AIST Brake Standard. Spring applied, electrically released brake has same mounting footprint and torque capacity as 13 in. drum brake it replaces. Upgrading crane with Model CDB1317A will facilitate wear adjustment, eliminate drag and slip problems due to drum thermal expansion, and provide...

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