Brakes

New Hysteresis Brake Released

Ogura has just released their new series of Hysteresis Brake (PHT-D). The brakes operate via permanent magnets and are designed to deliver constant torque regardless of slip speed. Since there is virtually no wear, these units are ideal for constant tension applications, such as wire or film, but can also be used in a variety of torque limiting applications, such as bottle capping, fastener...

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Gearheads and Gearboxes

Gearbox provides backlash-free positioning.

Combinining trochoidal gear reduction system with heavy-duty axial/radial bearings, TwinSpin® provides single unit bearing reducer with reduction ratios from 33:1 to 191:1. Unit delivers acceleration and braking torque ratings over 7,000 Nm and up to 5 times overload torque under emergency stop conditions. Featuring sealed housing, gearbox comes in variety of frame sizes with face or flange...

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Engines

Pratt & Whitney Rocketdyne, RD AMROSS Power Atlas V Space Test Program Mission

Pratt & Whitney Rocketdyne, RD AMROSS Power Atlas V Space Test Program Mission WEST PALM BEACH, Fla., March 9 // -- Pratt & Whitney Rocketdyne (PWR), a United Technologies Corp. (NYSE:UTX) company, and RD AMROSS, LLC, a joint venture formed by Pratt & Whitney Rocketdyne and NPO Energomash, powered the Atlas V launch yesterday from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station, Florida. The launch supported...

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Speed Control Package complies with RoHS regulations.
Motor Controllers and Drives

Speed Control Package complies with RoHS regulations.

Comprised of brushless dc motor and 24 Vdc compact driver board, BLH speed control package includes 15/30/50/100 W output models with ±0.5% speed regulation accuracy. Motor can be operated at speeds from 100-3,000 rpm, and available gearhead types include parallel shaft and hollow shaft flat versions. While 15 W parallel shaft gearhead with BLH motor cannot be separated, packages for 30,...

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Motors

Hybrid Motor suits high-power motion control applications.

Specified for 460 or 400 Vac standards, Allen-Bradley High-Power Kinetix (HPK) Series combines induction and servo motor technology to promote precision and efficiency in material handling or web converting applications. Electrical winding design is optimized to mimic speed/torque curve of permanent magnet servo motors. Supplied in ratings up to 150 hp, motors are equipped with single- or...

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Motors

Raser Announces Multiple Agreements for Mass-Production Qualification of Symetron(TM) Enhanced AC Induction Motors and Automotive Alternators

February 28, 2007 Agreements with Multiple Manufacturers Include Both Industrial and Automotive Markets PROVO, Utah--Raser Technologies, Inc. (NYSE Arca: RZ) announced today that it has entered into two separate agreements for the testing and mass-production qualification of its Symetron(TM) electric motor and alternator technologies. The first agreement is with one of the largest AC motor...

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Motor Controllers and Drives

Ethernet-Compatible Three-Phase AC Motor Drive Injects New System Building Flexibility into the Large Machinery Sector

Fort Smith, AR, November 28, 2006 - Baldor Electric Company is launching a ground-breaking range of three-phase AC motor drives. In addition to introducing the flexibility of Ethernet Powerlink and TCP/IP connectivity into the high-power machine building sector, a focus on modularity, combined with novel design features, provides users with significant potential for saving costs. The new drives -...

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Gaskets

Three Federal-Mogul Technologies Among Finalists for Automotive News PACE(TM) Award

SOUTHFIELD, Mich. -- Three innovative vehicle technologies from Federal-Mogul Corporation (OTCBB:FDMLQ) have been selected as finalists and a fourth has received an honorable mention citation in the 2007 Automotive News PACE (Premier Automotive Suppliers' Contributions to Excellence) Awards competition. Considered the benchmark for innovation among suppliers of vehicle components and subsystems,...

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Motor Controllers and Drives

Continental Automotive Systems Develops Modular Components for Economical Hybrid Drives

The concept of a flexible modular system of power electronics is being expanded Surveys show that one in four Germans is considering buying a car with hybrid drive FRANKFURT, Germany and GENEVA, March 6 -- With its modular concept for power electronics, Automotive Systems, a division of automotive supplier Continental AG, creates synergies between hybrid drive systems for different power classes....

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Engines

Rolls-Royce, Schweizer Aircraft Explore RR300 Future

ORLANDO, Fla., March 5 -- Rolls-Royce, the world-leading provider of power systems and services, has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with Schweizer Aircraft to discuss future applications of the new RR300 engine family. The RR300 turbine engine represents a major step forward in the helicopter industry by providing 300 shaft-horsepower at takeoff, excellent hot and high performance, and...

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