Controls and Controllers

Custom Submersible Motor Gearbox Assembly from Empire Magnetics Make Waves in "O" by Cirque du Soleil

ROHNERT PARK, CA - Empire Magnetics, a leading supplier of specialty motor products, motion control systems and support services, is often called on to develop custom motion control solutions for unique applications and environments where standard motion control components are simply unsuitable. One of Empire's custom motor gearbox assemblies has even made its way into show business as an...

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Linear Actuators come in slider and rod types.
Actuators

Linear Actuators come in slider and rod types.

Offering alternative to air cylinders, 24 V Series RCP2 ROBO Cylinders are servo-controlled, pulse motor type actuators that convert revolutions of electrical motor to linear motion force. AQ seals supply lubricating oil during operation to ensure maintenance-free period of up to 3,100 miles, while servo standby modes and automatic servo off modes provide energy savings. Actuators use same...

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Engines

Pratt & Whitney F100 Engine Line Opens at Egypt Air Force's Helwan Depot

EAST HARTFORD, Conn., April 24 - Pratt & Whitney, in partnership with the United States Air Force and the Egyptian Air Force, announced today the opening of the F100 engine line at the Helwan Depot located at the Helwan Air Base in Egypt. The Egyptian Air Force's F-16 fleet is powered by the F100-PW-220/220E propulsion systems. Pratt & Whitney is a United Technologies Corp. (NYSE:UTX) company. We...

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Need it Fast? Thomson 60 Case(TM) Shafting Now Available with Same Day Shipping from Local Stock
Shafts

Need it Fast? Thomson 60 Case(TM) Shafting Now Available with Same Day Shipping from Local Stock

WOOD DALE, IL - Genuine Thomson 60 Case(TM) Shafting is now available from stock with same day shipping. The program's current product offering includes 3 in. maximum diameter shafting with cut-to-length and full length shafting. 60 Case Shafting is available in stainless or carbon steel, with standard machining including axial and radial holes and radial flats, as well as custom coatings such as...

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Motors

Aerojet Rocket Motors Launch Eighth Successful Missile Defense Intercept

SACRAMENTO, Calif., April 25 // -- Aerojet, a GenCorp Inc. (NYSE:GY) company, completed a successful demonstration of its MK 104 second-stage rocket motor in a Missile Defense Agency/Aegis Ballistic Missile Defense (BMD) test over the Pacific Ocean. Aerojet is building MK 104 solid rocket motors for the Standard Missile-3 (SM-3) under a contract with Raytheon Company. The Aegis BMD system, of...

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Motors

ATK Supports Successful Launch of Pegasus Rocket Carrying NASA's AIM Satellite

MINNEAPOLIS, April 25 -- Alliant Techsystems (NYSE:ATK) solid propulsion and composite technologies supported the successful launch yesterday of an Orbital Sciences Corporation (NYSE:ORB) air-launched Pegasus XL® rocket from Vandenberg Air Force Base, Calif. The Pegasus XL carried NASA's Aeronomy of Ice in the Mesosphere (AIM) satellite into space. ATK's Orion solid propulsion motors...

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Motors

12mm Miniature Stepper Motor

Clearwater, Florida (December 19, 2006) - MicroMo Electronics, Inc. announces the expansion of its miniature stepper motor product line with the addition of its Series ADM1220. The miniature stepper motor has an external motor-diameter of only 12 mm and a length of 17.2 mm. The ADM1220 has a holding torque without current of 2.4 mNm and can achieve a high boost torque of 4.1 mNm. The ADM1220...

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Linear Actuators offer alternative to air cylinders.
Actuators

Linear Actuators offer alternative to air cylinders.

Available in Rod or Slider types, 24 V RCA Series ROBO Cylinder Actuators are fitted with AQ seals that supply lubricating oil during operation to ensure maintenance-free periods of up to 3,100 miles. Units convert revolutions of electrical motor to linear motion force. They include servo standby modes and automatic servo off modes for energy savings. Cylinders use same mounting brackets as those...

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Abrasive Wheel suits high-production pipe cleaning machines.
Wheels

Abrasive Wheel suits high-production pipe cleaning machines.

Designed for machines that must meet surface preparation requirements of pipe coating industry, Upblast EZEFIT(TM) Wheel covers 2-120 in. dia pipe sizes and offers bidirectional operation for clockwise or counterclockwise applications. It mounts in blast cabinet and is positioned under pipe to maintain close and consistent distance to underside portion of pipe. Location results in removal of...

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Students at the University of Buffalo Rely on Products from Igus to Make Their Hiding-Apparatus Project a Success
Bearings

Students at the University of Buffalo Rely on Products from Igus to Make Their Hiding-Apparatus Project a Success

EAST PROVIDENCE, R.I. - March 29, 2007 - Igus® Inc., the leading developer of iglide® plastic bearings, DryLin® linear bearings and Energy Chain Systems®, today announced that students studying architecture at the University of Buffalo used donated igubal® spherical bearings and DryLin S aluminum shafting on a unique project. The team of fifteen, which was challenged to design and...

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Sentry Equipment Introduces New Compact Hygienic Automatic Sampler
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Sentry Equipment Introduces New Compact Hygienic Automatic Sampler

As a leader in industrial sampling equipment at Sentry Equipment, our success is built on a history of innovation and designs that epitomize value and efficiency. The new Hygienic Automatic Sampler is another example of our dedication to developing quality engineered products. To learn how this product can streamline the sampling process for dry, free-flowing materials, see our new video.

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