Step Motors help optimize machine throughput.
Motors

Step Motors help optimize machine throughput.

Available in NEMA 17, 23, and 34 frame sizes, CT Series features aluminum housing that facilitates heat dissipation. Bearing system accommodates high thrust loads and high side loading, allowing load to mount directly to motor shaft and eliminating need for couplings and load support bearings. With high voltage insulation, motors are suited for high capacity machines or smaller machines in...

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Actuators

Motorized Linear Actuators offer resolution to .04 µin.

Offering travels to 2 in., speeds to 50 mm/sec, and load capacities to 400 N, M-238 series includes models with rotary encoder or non-contact optical linear encoder (M-238.5PL). Self-contained packages, which consist of dc servo motor connected to ball screw, incorporate non-rotating tip for optimal stability and motion linearity. Additional features include non-rotating drive shafts,...

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Motors

Nanostepping Motors accelerate 3D microscopy.

PIFOC® piezo Z-drives, designed for integration into high-resolution microscopes, are available as components or complete high-speed microscopy objective scanner systems comprised of piezo objective scanner, controller, 2 distance cases, driver, mechanics, and all adapters. Able to achieve typical focusing speeds of 10 msec and resolutions of 1 nm, products are offered with 100 or 400...

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New Scale Awarded Second U.S. Patent for Piezoelectric SQUIGGLE Motor Technology
Motors

New Scale Awarded Second U.S. Patent for Piezoelectric SQUIGGLE Motor Technology

Victor, NY - March 14, 2007 - New Scale Technologies, Inc. has received its second U.S. patent for its piezoelectric SQUIGGLE motors, the company announced today. The patent covers New Scale's latest design innovations that facilitate high-volume manufacturing and allow further miniaturization of this tiny ultrasonic device, which at 1.5 x 1.5 x 6 mm is the world's smallest linear motor. The new...

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Engines

BorgWarner Technology Boosts Growth of Gasoline-Engine Turbocharging

AUBURN HILLS, Mich., March 14 // -- Advances in turbocharger design, manufacturing and materials are expected to boost the growth of turbocharged gasoline direct injected engines by 30% over the next five years, according to industry experts and BorgWarner, a leader in turbocharging technology. Gasoline-engine turbocharging is not focused exclusively on increasing engine output, but also on...

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Plugs and Stoppers

Moeller Delivers Initial Production Lot of Click-Loc(TM) Borescope Plugs for Pratt & Whitney

Moeller has completed and shipped the first production lot of Click-Loc(TM) borescope plugs and locks for the Pratt & Whitney F135 engine. These borescope plugs and locks will be installed in engines undergoing ground testing as part of the F135 System Development and Demonstration (SDD) phase as well as those engines being installed in flight qualified aircraft. The first prototype Click-Loc(TM)...

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Casting Services

Castings Company Increases Productivity with EZEFIT(TM) Wheels

Feb. 28, 2007 A current QS-9000 qualified Indiana producer of grey iron castings, in business since 1937, is benefiting from an EZEFIT(TM) wheel upgrade to improve the cleaning of their high production castings such as water pumps, compressor housings, manifolds, gas valves, pulleys, gears and bearing housings. Years ago, the company installed a 34 Super Tumblast® machine to clean the many...

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New Miniature Size Thermal Actuators
Actuators

New Miniature Size Thermal Actuators

As of March 2007 Rostra Vernatherm has released a new actuator line featuring their smallest actuators yet. Our actuators work off of the basic thermal expansion principal, which temperature from it's predicted environment causes its internals to expand which in-turn pushes a piston to the desired extended length; engineered just for your specific application. These actuators will always repeat...

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Turbines

The Fuller Wind Turbine System: More Compact, More Efficient

FALLON, Nev., March 7 - Solatec founder Howard J. Fuller Jr. has announced US patents are pending on the Fuller Wind Turbine System, a new, compact type of wind turbine that can be used to generate electrical power. This unit is much smaller than conventional wind turbines and should be especially useful in rural areas that are located off-grid. By combining the wind turbine with a fuel cell...

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Motors

Pentair Water Launches New PENTEK® XE Series 4" Submersible Motors

DELAVAN, WI (October 23, 2006) - - - The Pump Division of Pentair, Inc. (NYSE: PNR) today introduced a new line of 4 submersible motors that offer significant advantages in dependability, energy efficiency, performance and warranty protection. According to Bill Waltz, president of the Pump Division, "The new PENTEK® XE Series is designed to be the toughest motor on the market, backed by the...

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