Assembly Machinery

Advanced Integration Technology Inc. (AIT) Purchases 5 Leica Laser Trackers for F-35 Lightning II Electronic Mate and Alignment Systems (EMAS)

Laser-guided Alignment of F-35 Fuselage and Wing Assembly Made Possible with LTD800MC Trackers Miamisburg, OH - January 23, 2007 - Leica Geosystems, a Hexagon Metrology company, announced today Advanced Integration Technology, Inc. (AIT of Plano, TX) has purchased five Leica LTD800MC laser trackers for the second and third Electronic Mate and Alignment Systems (EMAS) for the Joint Strike Fighter...

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Engines

BorgWarner Turbocharges The 'World Engine'

BorgWarner Turbo & Emissions Systems Supplies Turbochargers for New Audi 1.8-Liter TFSI Engine Family AUBURN HILLS, Mich., Jan. 29 // -- Audi's recently launched 1.8-liter TFSI engine was developed in close cooperation with BorgWarner Turbo & Emissions Systems. The new engine continues the collaboration that built Audi's award-winning 2.0-liter TFSI engine - the first to combine turbocharging...

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Conveyor Motor features 9-groove idler hub design.
Motors

Conveyor Motor features 9-groove idler hub design.

Offering alternative to grooved rollers, RollerDrive products are available with Multirib Belt, which enables customers to utilize belt with potential of using up to 4V's. Hub promotes roller-to-roller performance and efficiency as well as torque transmission. Since drive unit is separated from conveyed goods, it reduces chances of belt being damaged from wet or sharp goods. Max load capacity is...

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Intralox, the Can Industry Leader, Showcases Its Solutions at Cannex 2007
Conveyors

Intralox, the Can Industry Leader, Showcases Its Solutions at Cannex 2007

Representatives of Intralox, the pioneer and market leader of modular plastic conveyor belting, will be exhibiting in Booth #211 at Cannex 2007, held April 25-27 in Las Vegas, Nevada. Since its inception in 1971, Intralox has served as a valuable partner to the Can industry, assisting its customers in using modular plastic conveyor belt technology to address the industry's unique challenges....

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Turbochargers

BorgWarner Turbo & Emissions Systems Supplies Turbochargers for New Audi 1.8-Liter TFSI Engine Family

AUBURN HILLS, Mich., Jan. 29 - Audi's recently launched 1.8-liter TFSI engine was developed in close cooperation with BorgWarner Turbo & Emissions Systems. The new engine continues the collaboration that built Audi's award-winning 2.0-liter TFSI engine - the first to combine turbocharging with gasoline direct injection worldwide - and represents the starting point for a completely new sporty and...

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Bearings

Hybrid Bearings insulate against stray electric currents.

Used in variable-speed electric motors, SKF® hybrid bearings with silicon nitride rolling elements and steel rings eliminate electric arc bearing damage and resulting premature bearing failure. Density minimizes centrifugal force and friction, while hardness promotes wear resistance. Degree of inelasticity provides stiffness and minimizes deflection under load. Depending on bore size, cages...

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Bluetooth Module for the MAC Motors
Motors

Bluetooth Module for the MAC Motors

Wireless expansion module for the MAC motors gives total freedom from cables JVL has recently developed a new expansion module (MAC00-FB4) that enables Bluetooth connection directly to the MAC range of motors. Via the BlueTooth link, the motor can be setup or controlled using the same features that a serial connection offers. Using the module, motor control is typically done from a mobile...

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High-Speed Module for the MAC Motors
Motors

High-Speed Module for the MAC Motors

Multi-axis, 460kbit high-speed interface for the integrated MAC motors JVL can now offer yet another expansion module (MAC00-FS1) for the integrated MAC motors, MAC50-141 and MAC800. This module can be used in multi-axis applications with up to 255 units on the same RS485 bus with repeaters. I/O, position, error-status, etc., are scanned locally and can be read very rapidly from a PC or PLC. For...

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Motors

MAC Motors Now In Use World-Wide

MAC800 has created great interest internationally Since its introduction in 2003, the MAC800 has generated interest internationally. Great interest from both domestic customers in Denmark and JVL's worldwide representatives has resulted in a significant number of these motors being tested and installed with several large international end-users. Interest from customers has typically been based on...

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Motors

QuickStep Motors Now Available: Integrated Step Motors from JVL

Now available: integrated step motors from JVL Since the introduction of the integrated AC servo motor - the MAC motor - several years ago, there has been a great deal of interest in these motors. The benefits of integrating the driver and controller in the motor unit are numerous, as outlined above. QuickStep is a new series of integrated step motors from JVL. They are available in a wide range,...

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Vector® Sports Training Ball Offers Visible Point of Contact
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Vector® Sports Training Ball Offers Visible Point of Contact

Our goal is to help every athlete derive maximum enjoyment from their sport and become a better player. We offer a line of innovative training tools that combine cutting-edge technology and out of the box thinking to deliver an unbeatable competitive advantage. The Vector® Sports Training Ball is just another example of our commitment to innovation. To learn how the Vector® is helping ballplayers everywhere, see our video.

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