Controls and Controllers

Dual-Clutch Technology Voted Transmission of the Future at CTI Symposium

BorgWarner Expects Its Pioneering DualTronic® Technology to Capture 80% of Dual-Clutch Transmission Market AUBURN HILLS, Mich., March 11 / -- During the seventh International Car Training Institute (CTI) Symposium for Innovative Automotive Transmissions in Berlin, over 40% of participants responding to an on-site survey predicted dual-clutch technology will be the leading transmission by...

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Engines

Pushing the Envelope: GE Energy Unveils Enhanced Jenbacher Gas Engines to Support EU's Energy Efficiency, Emissions Reduction Goals

GE's '6F' Natural Gas Engines Increase Output up to 10% and Electrical Efficiency up to 1% in Pilot CHP Plants in the Netherlands JENBACH, AUSTRIA-March 16, 2009-GE Energy is introducing a next-generation, ultra-efficient Jenbacher 'Type 6' gas engine to help European Union (EU) member states comply with a directive to install new industrial, commercial and residential cogeneration systems that...

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Electromagnetic Brake delivers 4.5 lb-in. torque.
Brakes

Electromagnetic Brake delivers 4.5 lb-in. torque.

Supplied standard with 24 V coil, Model MCB5 is capable of speeds of 3,600 rpm. Brake uses zero backlash spring armature so there is no rattle noise when brake is disengaged. Bore on hub/armature comes standard with keyway and 2 set screws. Small, lightweight brake is RoHS-compliant and suited for both industrial and automotive applications.

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Wind Turbine derives energy from low-/medium-speed wind.
Turbines

Wind Turbine derives energy from low-/medium-speed wind.

Featuring 101 m rotor diameter and swept area of 8,000 mÂ-², SWT-2.3-101 is designed to derive power from low and medium wind speeds. This 2.3 MW wind turbine is equipped with 49 m rotor blades, which are cast in one-piece in closed process that eliminates any weaknesses associated with glue processes. Rugged structural design, automatic lubrication systems, internal climate control, and...

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Motors Buying Guide
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Motors Buying Guide

There are six important attributes to consider when trying to pick a motor for your project. The type, intended application, and shaft rotation are only a few. Download the Motors Buying Guide to learn more about the other attributes you need to consider.

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Turbines

DONG Energy and Siemens Announce the Largest Offshore Wind Turbine Supply Agreement in History

Erlangen, Germany, March 6, 2009 Siemens to supply up to 500 wind turbines to DONG Energy's coming offshore wind farms in Northern Europe. Today DONG Energy and the Siemens Energy Sector signed an agreement for the supply of up to 500 offshore wind turbines. The wind turbines to be delivered under the supply agreement have total capacity of up to 1,800 megawatts, and will be deployed on DONG...

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High Cycle Clutch/Brake
Clutches

High Cycle Clutch/Brake

MP units are made for every quick and precise cycling applications. Units include a low voltage clutch and a brake to start and stop a load. All units maintain a consistent air gap, even thought units wear, which controls engagement time.

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Linear Motors promote gas heating efficiency.
Motors

Linear Motors promote gas heating efficiency.

Through proportional control of gas flow, Linear Motor Series encourages energy-efficient gas heating control. Modulation of dispensed gas enables fuel to be burned at slower/faster rate as needed, promoting burning efficiency while minimizing expenditure and pollution. Packaged as integrated assembly with motor and valve, series also integrates dual safety system that lets motor switch off valve...

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Electromagnetic Brakes are designed for wind turbines.
Brakes

Electromagnetic Brakes are designed for wind turbines.

Electrically-released, spring-engaged brakes of ERS series serve as pitch brakes for wind turbine applications that require both static holding power and ability to withstand high inertia dynamic stops in emergency situation. Each electromagnetic brake is mounted outboard of inductive encoder, which is mounted to back of motor to position blades to proper pitch. Largest model, ERS68, has capacity...

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Grip Conveyor Chains ensure gentle handling.
Chains

Grip Conveyor Chains ensure gentle handling.

Grip chains with clamping elements are used for gripping, collecting, and transporting thin-walled, large-surface materials in packaging, food/beverage, and electronics industries. Adjustable spring force ensures sensitive materials are handled gently during processing to avoid damage, while swivel arrangement ensures optimal feeding and precise positioning. Available as simplex and duplex chain...

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Engines

Fuel Injection Engines feature electronic control unit.

Available in 653 or 720 cc configurations, EH72 V-Twin and EH72 UTV deliver outputs from 20-27 hp, suitable for welders, generators, pressure washers, and lawnmowers. Engines feature 2-barrel manifold with fuel injector for each cylinder, allowing cylinders to operate independently of each other. Using sensors to detect manifold pressure, ambient temperature, and throttle position, Electronic...

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Gorbel Introduces New Mobile Fall Protection Unit
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Gorbel Introduces New Mobile Fall Protection Unit

Providing adequate fall protection is always a critical consideration and one that in many cases can be difficult to ensure. The new Mobile Fall Protection Unit is designed to facilitate positive fall protection in applications that would typically be difficult or impossible to provide with standard methods. To learn all about the advantages and convenience, see our video.

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