Batteries

Gas-Powered Engines feature lithium-ion electric starting.

Available exclusively on Cub Cadet lawn mowers,- InStart® lithium-ion starting technology, combined with ReadyStart® Starting System, requires no priming, choking, or rope to pull. Battery fully charges in 1 hour and provides up to 75 starts, enough starts for entire mowing season. With rapid recharge, 10 minutes of charging can provide up to 20 starts.

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Turbines

Siemens to Supply Turbines for Power Plant Project in Michigan, USA

Siemens is supplying two gas turbines and one steam turbine for the Holland Energy Park combined cycle power plant in Holland, Michigan, USA. The plant will generate approximately 125 megawatt (MW) in summer and 145 MW in winter. The local municipal utility, Holland Board of Public Works (HBPW), is replacing a coalfired plant with a new fuel efficient modern power plant. With the new Siemens...

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Toolholding and Gear Box Solutions from EXSYS to Take Center Stage at Northwest Machine Tool Expo 2015
Gears

Toolholding and Gear Box Solutions from EXSYS to Take Center Stage at Northwest Machine Tool Expo 2015

SAN ANTONIO, Fla. – At the Northwest Machine Tool Expo in Portland, Oregon on April 1-2, EXSYS Tool, Inc. will feature a wide range of innovative manufacturing technologies from EPPINGER in booth 831. On display will be the Compacto™ C3, C4, C5 and C6 base holder, a full range of gear boxes, and the PRECI-FLEX® modular quick-change tooling system. The Compacto C3, C4, C5 and C6 base holder...

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New Polynoid Linear Actuator Line
Motors

New Polynoid Linear Actuator Line

With the recent acquisition of the Baldor linear motion product line, H2W Technologies now manufactures an extensive line of AC polynoid linear actuators.-  The AC polynoid is an electrically operated, open loop AC linear induction motor that provides a constant force over its entire stroke. It can run directly off of 115 / 230 VAC line voltage or with an adjustable frequency drive. Its...

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Controls & Controllers Buying Guide
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Controls & Controllers Buying Guide

The levels of complexity for controls and controllers can sometimes feel daunting. In this buying guide prepared by ThomasNet, learn about the different types of controls and controllers along with the applications they are best intended for.

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Lawn Mower Engine never requires oil change.
Engines

Lawn Mower Engine never requires oil change.

While operators need to check oil level and add it as necessary as well as keep up with- regular scheduled maintenance, EXi Series never requires oil change. This engine, available on several lawn mowers, starts within 2 pulls and incorporates starting system (ReadyStart®) that does not require any priming or choking. While air filter that does not require any tools to change further...

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Grinding Wheel features 1/4 in. thickness.
Wheels

Grinding Wheel features 1/4 in. thickness.

Made from bonded resin with combination of grains, Sigma Green Max offers fast stock removal and produces approximately 100 RA finish while achieving physical balance, eliminating chatter and minimizing stress on operators. Wheel is suitable for use on metals such as stainless steel, mild steel, hard face, titanium, alloys, and aluminum. Sigma Green Max does not discolor or warp stainless steel,...

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Axles

Meritor

TROY, Mich.- – Meritor, Inc. (NYSE: MTOR) earned Heavy Duty Trucking (HDT) magazine's 2015 Top 20 Product Award for its P600 Series Heavy-Haul Planetary Axles. The award honors the most innovative and significant new products that address industry issues and help fleets improve their bottom line, according to Deborah Lockridge, HDT editor. The P600 Series axles, including the P610 and...

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Turbines

Siemens Provides 157 Wind Turbines for Three Projects in South Africa

• Africa`s biggest order ever awarded for wind turbines • Combined generation capacity of 360 megawatts • Siemens SWT-2.3-108 wind turbine will be installed in all three projects Siemens has secured another large wind power contract in South Africa with an order for 157 wind turbines for three projects in the South Africa province of Northern Cape. The 2.3 megawatt (MW) machines of the...

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Polynoid Linear Actuators replace air cylinders.
Motors

Polynoid Linear Actuators replace air cylinders.

Providing forces up to 100 lb, acceleration to 1 g, and speeds to 90 ips, Polynoid Linear Actuators consist of electrically operated, open loop AC linear induction motors that deliver constant force over entire stroke. Units can run directly off of 115/230 Vac line voltage or with adjustable frequency drive. Direction of travel is reversible by switching 2 of 3 leads. Suited for limited duty...

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Arms

100 Year-Old Ballard Locks gets Upgrade to Keep Operating

For 100 years the Hiram M. Chittenden Lock's trunnions, gears and gates maintained the levels of Lake Washington's and Lake Union's waters. Obviously, these parts performed well for more than 100 years of nearly constant use, but as you might imagine, the Ballard Locks, as they're locally known, were due for an upgrade. For this project, Redside Construction partnered with...

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Precision Fabricating with Over 40 Years of Experience
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Precision Fabricating with Over 40 Years of Experience

Quality Sheet Metal specializes in delivering precision, value, and customer service. With a client base that spans many diverse industries and a reputation for excellence that goes back over four decades, our clients know that we can provide the optimal combination of value and flexibility regardless of the challenge. See our video to learn what we can do for you. Through investments in state-of-the-art design, manufacturing, and quality control systems, Quality Sheet Metal remains focused on maintaining a high standard of quality, customer service, and competitive pricing. With an emphasis on customer satisfaction, Quality Sheet Metal is dedicated to establishing long-term partnerships, similar to the ones they currently have with their valued clients. If you're looking for a new partner with extensive capabilities in sheet metal fabricating and finishing, look no further.

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