Drive Chains

Mechanical Power Transmission

Grip Chains feature burled plastic plates.

Nov 23, 2017

Grip Chains are available in basic and maintenance-free Megalife versions. Units are suitable for packaging, medical technology, electronics, PCB production and metalworking industry applications. Products feature food-grade lubrication, wear and corrosion-resistant clamping elements. Chains come with recommended running speed of 2 m/s for the ½ in. grip chain and 0.6 m/s for the 5/8 in.... Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Mechanical Power Transmission, Mounting & Attaching Products

Hoists Direct Expands Into Rigging Products

Nov 07, 2017

Hoists Direct, industry leading supplier of industrial hoists, cranes, below-the-hook lifting devices and winches, builds a new vertical in rigging products and attachments.

Hoists Direct, top global supplier of hoists, cranes, below-the-hook lifting devices and winches, announced today that the company has expanded its ability to provide products and services to professional... Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission

Sapphire Cipher II Snap-In Drive System can support up to 6Gb SATA speed.

Oct 31, 2017

Sapphire Cipher II Snap-In External Removable Drive System can be connected to computer using eSATA or USB 3.1/3.0 port. Unit comes with FIPS-140-2 certified AES 256-bit full disk hardware encryption and cipher key. The OS independent product enables user to encrypt and decrypt data on the fly using an onboard FIPS 140-2 certified AES crypto engine. Drive system can store sensitive data in HDD... Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Mechanical Components and Assemblies, Mechanical Power Transmission

Conveyor Chains feature seamless sintered bushes.

May 26, 2017

Available in Megalife I and Megalife II series, Megalife Conveyor Chains are used in temperature range from -40 to +160 °C. Unit’s pin features wear-resistant and friction-optimised surface coating. Seamless roller and components are nickel-plated for corrosion protection. Offering dry or additional lubrication, Megalife I and Megalife II series are suitable for chain applications at speed... Read More

Mechanical Components and Assemblies, Mechanical Power Transmission

B.Dry Stainless-Steel Chains are wear resistant.

Feb 15, 2017

Featuring sleeves made from high performing polymer, B.Dry Chains are designed with thin-walled and ball-drifted stainless-steel bushes. Used in -100 to +200°C temperature range, units are available as roller chains or as extended pins. Product is suitable in cleanrooms and painting lines in food and pharmaceuticals industries.

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Mechanical Power Transmission

BorgWarner Supplies Durable Silent Chains for the Suzuki Solio Hybrid

Feb 03, 2017

- Two chains transfer power from the electric motor to the transmission.

- Silent chains deliver low-noise, compact, durable, efficient performance for electric motor drives.

- New growth opportunity for BorgWarner's proven technology.

AUBURN HILLS, Mich., Feb. 2, 2017 - BorgWarner, a global leader in clean and efficient technology solutions for combustion, hybrid and... Read More

Construction Equipment and Supplies, Material Handling & Storage, Mechanical Power Transmission

Crawler Dozer offers rotating bushing undercarriage option.

Sep 28, 2015

With PLUS Parallel Link Undercarriage System, Model D85EX/PX-18 excels in high-impact, rocky ground conditions and on low-impact sandy jobsites. Undercarriage offers extended wear life and is available with 24, 26, and 28 in. shoe widths. Unlike fixed bushings used on conventional undercarriage systems, PLUS uses oil-lubricated bushings that are free to rotate. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices, Mechanical Components and Assemblies, Mechanical Power Transmission

BorgWarner Showcases Expertise and Demonstrates Advanced Technologies at 2015 North American CTI Symposium

May 15, 2015

AUBURN HILLS, Mich., – BorgWarner will showcase its expertise and advanced technologies at the 2015 North American Car Training Institute (CTI) Symposium held at the Diamond Center in Novi, Michigan, on May 20 - 21. BorgWarner invites attendees to learn more about its latest advancements by participating in its:  • Technical Presentation: During Session C at 5:15 p.m. on May 20,... Read More

Mechanical Components and Assemblies, Mechanical Power Transmission

Oerlikon Graziano Recognised for Supplier Excellence by John Deere

Mar 04, 2015

Rivoli (Italy) – Oerlikon Drive Systems, with its brand Oerlikon Graziano, has received outstanding recognition under John Deere's Achieving Excellence (AE) supplier performance process. Following measurement by John Deere in the areas of quality, delivery, wavelength, technical support and cost management, Oerlikon Graziano was awarded Key Supplier status from the company's... Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, HVAC, Mechanical Power Transmission

HVAC Brain Inc. Carries Magic Aire Replacement Parts

Feb 04, 2015

HVAC Brain, Inc., retailer of HVAC/R equipment and replacement parts, carries a complete selection of replacement parts for Magic Aire equipment, including belt drive and direct drive products. Magic Aire components are of the highest quality, offering dependable solutions for HVAC professionals and facility managers. Located in Wichita Falls, Texas, Magic Aire is an independent manufacturer of... Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Mechanical Components and Assemblies, Mechanical Power Transmission

BorgWarner Supplies Oil Pump Chain for JATCO CVT7 Transmission

Dec 24, 2014

BorgWarner's Silent Chain Provides Low-Noise, Low-Weight, Compact Solution for Minicars and Small Vehicles AUBURN HILLS, Mich. – BorgWarner supplies its 6.35 mm inverted tooth silent chain for JATCO's CVT7 continuously variable transmission. Designed for 0.66- to 1.8-liter minicars and small front-wheel drive vehicles, the CVT7 transmission propels a wide variety of automobiles,... Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission

Solutions for the Manufacturing Industry on Display IMTS 2014 by Plastics Specialist igus

Sep 05, 2014

East Providence, Rhode Island – igus Inc., manufacturer of engineered plastic components for a wide range of industries, will be showcasing a variety of solutions for a multitude of applications at the upcoming IMTS 2014 trade show in booth 5677 in the East Hall of Chicago's McCormick Place. On display At IMTS, igus will have on display a number of industrial solutions, including their... Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Mechanical Power Transmission

CM Man Guard Electric Chain Hoist from Columbus McKinnon now CSA Approved

May 14, 2014

Hoist boasts reliable performance and best-in-class safety features for heavy-duty applications AMHERST, N.Y. – Columbus McKinnon Corporation (NASDAQ: CMCO), a leading designer, manufacturer and marketer of material handling products, is now offering the CM Man Guard electric chain hoist with CSA approval for the Canadian market. Well established in the material handling industry, the... Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Mechanical Components and Assemblies, Mechanical Power Transmission

Safety First - SafeTopChain from Flexon

May 08, 2014

Indianapolis, USA – iwis drive systems is presenting SafeTopChain conveyor chains from Flexon for the first time at this year's CeMAT in Hanover, Germany. The closed upper surface of these plastic chains guarantees the safe transportation of individual items and workpiece carriers in conveyor systems. The chains can be used in industrial automation or logistics systems, the packaging... Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Mechanical Components and Assemblies, Mechanical Power Transmission, Optics & Photonics, Transportation Industry Products

Columbus McKinnon Expands Towing and ISG Offering to Better Service the Rigging Industry

Jan 21, 2014

New, American-made towing assemblies available. 35 rigging products added to In-Stock Guarantee. AMHERST, N.Y. – Columbus McKinnon Corporation (NASDAQ: CMCO), a leading designer, manufacturer and marketer of material handling products, further strengthens its product and service offering to the rigging industry with the launch of new, American made towing assemblies and the addition of 35... Read More

Fasteners & Hardware, Material Handling & Storage, Mechanical Power Transmission, Mounting & Attaching Products

Columbus McKinnon Continues to Strengthen Its In-Stock Guarantee Program

Nov 20, 2013

More than 180 Products Available to Ship in 3 Days AMHERST, N.Y. – Columbus McKinnon Corporation (NASDAQ: CMCO), a leading designer, manufacturer and marketer of material handling products, announces the addition of more than 17 new rigging products, including shackles, hooks and chain, to its In-Stock Guarantee. The company now guarantees more than 180 chain and rigging products in-stock.... Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission, Optics & Photonics, Sensors Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Incremental Encoders Provide Options for the Drives Industry

Oct 09, 2013

HS35 and OptoPulse EIL580 series encoders from Baumer offer design flexibility for engineers in drive applications. Southington, Conn. – The HS35 series through hollow shaft and OptoPulse EIL580 series solid and hollow shaft incremental encoders from Baumer are ideally suited for applications in drive technology. Due to their precision optical scanning principle, which delivers less than 1 arc... Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Mechanical Components and Assemblies, Mechanical Power Transmission

CM, Budgit and Yale Announce Electric Chain Hoists Color Changes

Aug 06, 2013

AMHERST, N.Y. – Columbus McKinnon Corporation (NASDAQ: CMCO), a leading designer, manufacturer and marketer of material handling products is proud to present the new color combinations for the CM Man Guard, Budgit BEHC and Yale KELC electric chain hoists. These modest modifications will significantly simplify the parts ordering process. The three hoists share the same motor design, so the... Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission, Transportation Industry Products

SDP/SI Announces the Donation of Drive Components for NASA Lunar Rover Challenge Contest

Mar 25, 2013

New Hyde Park, NY - Stock Drive Products / Sterling Instrument - SDP/SI announces the donation of components to Team SpacePRIDE for the NASA Lunar Rover Challenge 2013 enabling the team to better compete by improving robotic and automation technology for space applications. Their space rover will traverse up to 80,000 sq. meters, avoid obstacles, navigate, and locate different samples... Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission

Columbus McKinnon Announces In-Stock Guarantee

Mar 06, 2013

AMHERST, N.Y., – Columbus McKinnon Corporation (NASDAQ:CMCO), a leading designer, manufacturer and marketer of material handling products is very proud to present its In-Stock Guarantee (ISG). The In-Stock Guarantee is a company-wide commitment to ship our most popular chain and forged attachment products in 3 days. If any ISG product is not shipped on time, Columbus McKinnon will offer a 5%... Read More