NSK Precision America Offers High-Accuracy HA Series Linear Guides
Guides

NSK Precision America Offers High-Accuracy HA Series Linear Guides

Franklin, Indiana, October 22, 2008 - NSK Precision America's HA Series of linear guides integrate a variety of the company's proprietary technologies to provide high motion accuracy, rigidity and load capacity. With improved dust resistance, HA Series linear guides are ideal for machining centers, high-precision lathes and grinding machines. The use of ultra-long ball slides achieves high motion...

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Shaft Couplings

U.S. Farm Bills Ease Most-Not All-Economic Concerns

Farmers also seek lower production costs Downers Grove, IL-April 5, 2008-While recent passage of farm bills by the U.S. House and Senate ensure the current price safety net for farmers, members of the U.S. agricultural industry continue to face economic constraints brought about by ever-increasing competition, both at home and abroad, and escalating production costs. California farmers were...

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Linear Thruster delivers twice static load-carrying capacity.
Actuators

Linear Thruster delivers twice static load-carrying capacity.

Available with 4 guide shafts, T4 Thruster suits heavy duty applications. It comes in 2, 2.5, and 3 in. bores and standard stroke lengths ranges from 1-12 in. increments. Including black anodized body and precision re-circulating ball bearings, thruster provides smooth actuation. Optional features included are air cushions, internal and external bumpers, and magnetic position sensing.

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Adapters are available with 12, 24, and 48 V outputs.
Adapters

Adapters are available with 12, 24, and 48 V outputs.

Including PSA120U-240 and PSA120U-480, PSA120U series of adapters feature universal AC inputs, IEC320 C14 inlet receptacles, 0 A minimum load, no-load power consumption of less than 0.5 W at 115 Vac input, and Class B electromagnetic interference compliance. Suited for networking, peripheral, industrial, and test and measurement applications, units measure 6.85 x 3.03 x 1.69 in. CE, cUL, UL, and...

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Cartridge Motors suit planetary gearbox applications.
Motors

Cartridge Motors suit planetary gearbox applications.

Designed for optimum integration into receiving organ, MSI series are generally used with planetary gearbox on construction equipment, agricultural machinery, or mining and crushing equipment. Plug-in type cartridge motors leverage bent axis technology, with angle of 40°; offer over 10 kW/kg power; and exhibit efficiencies over 90%. Comprised of 32-108 cc models, series handles operation at...

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Controls and Controllers

Lovejoy Conveyor Coupling Puts Safety Front and Center

Imagine a 20,000 pound gearbox assembly falling on a worker Downers Grove, Ill.-February 18, 2008-If a coupling were to fall off the head shaft of a pulley, anywhere from 3,000 to 20,000 pounds of motor/gearbox assembly material could fall onto a worker or another piece of equipment. A report from U.S. Centers for Disease Control said that there were 9,902 non-fatal and 96 fatal injuries in the...

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Training System enables classroom fluid power simulations.
Hydraulic Power Units

Training System enables classroom fluid power simulations.

Accommodating up to 4 students, HTS-2 fluid power training simulator demonstrates aeration and cavitation and provides experience with various fluid power concepts. Dual-operator station unit features several valves, including lever-operated, 4-way, 3-position tandem center directional control valve; 2 cylinders; and spool valve motor. Central power unit, supplying 1 or both sides, offers total...

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Motors

Hybrid Stepper Motors feature step resolutions of 1.8°.

Suited for demanding industrial environments, MAE® Size 34 Stepper Motors enable accurate open loop control for positioning applications. Three models are available with holding torque of 770, 1,062, and 1,416 oz-in. Units feature single- or double-ended shaft extensions and high-temperature grade neodymium iron bore magnets. Incorporating stator insulators, top-to-bottom insulation system...

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Actuators

Two-hand Actuator initiates cycles on TOGGLE-AIRE presses.

Synchro-Sig Anti Two Hand Actuator Model SS-PB retrofits to any TOGGLE-AIRE or DIRECT-AIRE press, regardless of age, and provides operator with ergonomically engineered, anti tie down actuator. Actuating buttons found at each end of unit must be simultaneously depressed to provide signal to press - when one or both buttons are released output is terminated. Both buttons must then be totally...

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DC Motor weighs less than 4 grams.
Motors

DC Motor weighs less than 4 grams.

Measuring 8 mm in diameter and 16 mm in length, Model RE 8 features pencil-thin ceramic shaft that measures 0.8 mm in diameter and turns into 2 sleeve bearings. Precious metal brushes ensure constant and low contact resistance between brushes and commutator, even after pro-longed standstill. With ironless winding, motor is suitable for network-independent applications, such as lasers, leveling...

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