Power Transmission Engineering Product News 2013

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Mayr Offers Easy-to-Assemble Shaft Couplings
High screw tightening torques can become a real challenge during installation of large shaft couplings – especially where space is ... (posted 2013-12-26)

AutomationDirect Introduces IronHorse DC Drives
AutomationDirect’s IronHorse line of motors and drives now includes the GSD series of DC drives. IronHorse GSD1 series DC drives ar... (posted 2013-12-23)

Aerotech Offers Compact Lift Stages
Compact new MPS-SV lift stages from Aerotech deliver high performance elevation motion control for both laboratory research and hi... (posted 2013-12-19)

Igus Develops Plastic RX Tube
If moving cables in the workspace of lathes, milling and sawing machines need protecting, cable carriers must be ch... (posted 2013-12-18)

Precipart to Exhibit Gears at MD&M West
Precipart, a global supplier of custom mechanical components, gears and motion control assemblies, will be exhibiting at MD&M West, F... (posted 2013-12-16)

SKF Introduces HSS Radial-Shaft Seals
SKF introduces HSS radial-shaft seals designed to promote optimized performance and reliability for critical steel mill and metals indust... (posted 2013-12-13)

Bodine Expands Integramotor Line
Bodine Electric Company has added a new selection of high-performance right-angle Integramotor gearmotors to its product line. The new ty... (posted 2013-12-11)

Maxon Introduces EC-i Motor Redesign
In automation and robotics, many applications are characterized by high energy and high torque at the same time. Spatial restrictions als... (posted 2013-12-10)

Aerotech Offers High-Power Drive Rack
Aerotech’s Npaq 6U is a high-power drive rack that uses plug-in amplifiers supporting both linear and PWM topologies to control bru... (posted 2013-12-09)

Siemens PLM Updates LMS Imagine Lab Rev 13
LMS, which was acquired by Siemens in January 2013 and is now a business segment within Siemens PLM Software, announced the latest releas... (posted 2013-12-09)

Voith Couplings Utilized on Belt Conveyor Drive
When high reliability and power are needed, the mining company Xishan Jinxing Energy Co. Ltd relies on the fill-controlled 866 TPKL fluid... (posted 2013-12-06)

SKF Offers Laser Vibrometer
SKF has launched the SKF Laser Vibrometer MSL-7000, a digital, integrated, single-box vibrometer that has been deve... (posted 2013-12-05)

AutomationDirect Launches Point of View Software
New from AutomationDirect, Point of View is powerful software for developing SCADA, HMI, and OEE/Dashboard projects that can be deployed ... (posted 2013-12-04)

Steinmeyer Announces Advanced Motion Controller
Steinmeyer, Inc. recently announced a small new point to point controller to complement its line of precision linear stages. The new FMC2... (posted 2013-12-02)

Rexnord Offers Falk Forged Fabricated Gear Sets
Rexnord launches its Falk Forged Fabricated Gear Sets offering for a variety of industrial applications in the mining, cement, power gene... (posted 2013-11-27)

Revolvo Bearings Cut Downtime in Food Processing
With supermarkets continuously driving down prices, despite rising inflation, food production is perhaps one of the most ultra-competitiv... (posted 2013-11-27)

Metcar Offers Custom Vanes, Rotors and End Plates for Rotary Pumps
Metallized Carbon Corporation recently  announced the availability of custom vanes, rotors, and end plates for use in rotary vane pu... (posted 2013-11-26)

Siemens Reduces Lead Times on Servomotors
In response to increased market needs and always seeking to exceed customer expectations, Siemens Industry, Inc. announces a further redu... (posted 2013-11-25)

Maxon Expands DCX Motor Series
Maxon Motor’s  DCX series is being expanded with two new DC motors. The GPX 22 gearhead is now also available in a version wit... (posted 2013-11-22)

Bauer Motor Design Fulfills Efficiency Standards
The need to convert customers from super price sensitive buyers to intelligent, specification and purchasing entities remains an on-going... (posted 2013-11-21)

Kluber Lubrication Receives European Ecolabel Approval
Klϋber Lubrication, a worldwide manufacturer of specialty lubricants, announces that its Klüberbio EG 2 gear oil for thrusters ... (posted 2013-11-21)

SKF Extends Capabilities to Repair and Rebuild Ball Screws
SKF introduces extensive capabilities to repair and/or rebuild ball screws for machine tools with a dedicated service channel and full te... (posted 2013-11-20)

Thomson Delivers Assembly Support for EquusCT
The EquusCT from Artec Imaging is a patient position and CT scanning table with floating carousel that offers a high degree of maneuverab... (posted 2013-11-19)

Timken Expands Roller Housed Unit Line
The Timken Company has introduced its new line of Timken SNT plummer block housed units. This product addresses global demand for a metri... (posted 2013-11-18)

Ruland Shaft Collars Meet Marine Demands
Ruland manufactures 303 and 316 stainless steel shaft collars to meet the demanding needs of marine and subsea applications that are expo... (posted 2013-11-15)

ServoTek Offers Brushless DC Tachometer and Commutators
ServoTek Products Inc. recently announced the successful application of its TachSyn Series brushless DC tachometer/commutator within indu... (posted 2013-11-14)

SKF Offers Sour Gas Compressor Bearings
SKF recently announced the inclusion of SKF sour gas compressor bearings into the SKF BeyondZero portfolio. The bearings significantly ex... (posted 2013-11-13)

AAC Releases Line of Current Transducers
American Aerospace Controls (AAC), an ISO9001 and AS9100C certified leading manufacturer of AC & DC current, voltage, power and frequ... (posted 2013-11-12)

Pepperl+Fuchs Introduces Inductive Coupling Devices
Pepperl+Fuchs introduces flat-pack style transmitter coupling devices to their WIS (short range wireless inductive coupling system) produ... (posted 2013-11-11)

Zero-Max Offers Hub Taper Adapter Option
Zero-Max ServoClass couplings are now available with hub taper adapters for use on servomotors with tapered shafts. Precision machined, t... (posted 2013-11-08)

Stober Expands PHQ Gear Series
Stober Drives, Inc., a high-efficiency gearbox manufacturer in Maysville, Ky., has added two additional sizes to it... (posted 2013-11-07)

Bibby Offers Torque Limiters for Plant Protection
Large machinery and rotating systems can generate enough rotating energy (inertia) to cause significant machine damage during a jam, cra... (posted 2013-11-06)

SKF Offers Customized Machined Seals
SKF offers the capability to manufacture customized machined seals practically “on demand” to meet exact specifications requi... (posted 2013-11-05)

NVision Saves Weeks by Reverse Engineering Turbine
NVision, Inc. recently reverse engineered the rotor assembly, diffusers and diaphragm of a turbine for a major turbomachinery engineering... (posted 2013-11-04)

Stafford Expands Shaft Collar Line
An expanded line of metric shaft collars including couplings and mounting components offered in a full range of standard sizes and styles... (posted 2013-11-01)

Oerlikon Unveils Torque Hub During Agritechnica
Oerlikon Fairfield’s C026 Torque-Hub planetary drives are designed for the largest self-propelled sprayers in the world. The C026 i... (posted 2013-10-31)

Rexnord Manufactures Largest Falk Ring Gear
Rexnord has completed the manufacture of its largest Falk Ring Gear in weight and horsepower — 250,000 pounds (113,000 kilograms) a... (posted 2013-10-30)

Amacoil Announces Linear Speed Control Option
Amacoil/Uhing has announced a linear speed control option for Model RG rolling ring linear drives. Normally, the drive moves on a driven ... (posted 2013-10-29)

Witchita Clutch Adds AirMaKKs for Offshore and Mining Applications
Wichita Clutch, Wichita Falls, Texas, has recently added the air cooled, spring-set, air released AirMaKKs SSB high torque brakes to its ... (posted 2013-10-28)

Omron Provides NX Safety Controller
Omron Automation and Safety introduces NX Series Safety Controllers. The NX series combines automation and safety on the same EtherCAT ne... (posted 2013-10-25)

ABB Focuses on Drive Positioning in Water and Wastewater Markets
ABB recently launched the ACQ550 industry-specific variable speed AC drive at WEFTEC 2013. By partnering with Water and Wastewater treatm... (posted 2013-10-25)

Sercos Releases 2013 Product Guide
Sercos International, supplier of the Sercos automation bus, announced that the new English edition of its 2013 Product Guide is now avai... (posted 2013-10-25)

NES Announces Capabilities for Centrifugal Pumps and Turbomachinery
Napoleon Engineering Services (NES), an ISO9001:2008 and AS9100C certified custom bearing manufacturing, bearing inspection, and bearing ... (posted 2013-10-25)

Lenze Offers Energy Efficient Motor Solutions
Energy Efficient Solution Packages Integrate Motor Drive Sizing and TechnologiesCraig Dahlquist, Automation Team Leader, Lenze AmericasVi... (posted 2013-10-22)

Regal Helps Give a Motor its Sea Legs
It is a sobering thought that the seas make up over seven-tenths of earth’s surface – or put another way, three-quarters of t... (posted 2013-10-21)

Bosch Rexroth Demos Drive, Motion and Control Products
Demonstrations of drive, motion and controls products along with in-depth presentations of engineering software tools and a range of pneu... (posted 2013-10-21)

Hansen Expands Market Share on Single Stage Gear Units
Hansen Industrial Transmissions has been successful in selling single stage blower drives.Having no dedicated single stage solution for t... (posted 2013-10-16)

Celanese Introduces Hostaform XGC Series
Celanese Corporation recently announced it will celebrate 50 years of the Celcon/Hostaform acetal copolymer (POM) product line at K 2013 ... (posted 2013-10-15)

Rexnord Introduces Targeted Life Gear Sets
Rexnord introduces its newest product offering, Falk Targeted Life Gear Sets, engineered for applications when the life of a mill or mine... (posted 2013-10-11)

Tsubaki Launches LN Series of Couplings
Tsubakimoto Chain has launched its LN Series of Jaw-Flex coupling to the European market. The high-precision coupling is specifically des... (posted 2013-10-10)

Gilman to Exhibit at Westec 2013
Gilman Precision will be attending the upcoming Westec Trade Show at the Los Angeles Convention Center, October 15 – 17, 2013.Gilma... (posted 2013-10-09)

Thomas Introduces Max Jac Actuator
Thomson introduces Max Jac - a heavy-duty linear actuator that delivers reliable and virtually maintenance free operation while maintaini... (posted 2013-10-08)

Boston Gear Expands Stainless Steel Gear Drives
A new line of Boston Gear stainless steel, right angle helical bevel gear drives is now available with output torque up to 7.700 lb.in. (... (posted 2013-10-07)

AutomationDirect Adds Air-to-Air Exchangers
AutomationDirect has expanded its Stratus line to include air-to-air heat exchangers in 120VAC and 24 VDC models. This air-to-air heat ex... (posted 2013-10-04)

Mayr Presents Brake Control for Safety Brake Series
Mayr presents a new, reliable brake control for their proven "ROBA-stop" safety brake construction series. The "ROBA-SBCpl... (posted 2013-10-03)

Heidenhain Expands ERM Encoder Line
In the recent past, Heidenhain's ERM rotary encoder series has had great success with installations on machine tools, such as on the ... (posted 2013-10-02)

Voith Turbo Offers Closed Loop Differential Pump
The CLDP (Closed Loop Differential Pump) servo drive is setting new standards in hydraulics: Unlike electromechanical shafts, this selfco... (posted 2013-10-01)

Igus Provides Polymers for Food Protection
Designers and operators of food production lines must adhere to strict food hygiene regulations from the FDA to ensure consumers can buy ... (posted 2013-09-30)

Zero-Max Releases ETP Power Shaft Bushings
ETP Power keyless shaft locking bushings feature fast mounting with high radial load capacity. They are suitable for locking into positio... (posted 2013-09-27)

Bibby Turbo Develops Carbon Fiber Shaft Coupling
Based on its market leading Torsiflex range, Bibby has developed a composite, carbon fiber shaft coupling which has the unique ability ... (posted 2013-09-26)

Aerotech Delivers X-Y Linear Motor Stage
Aerotech has introduced a new X-Y linear motor stage with industry-leading geometric and dynamic performance for applications where strai... (posted 2013-09-25)

Birchwood Offers Microlok for Iron and Steel Components
The Microlok AO finish from Birchwood Technologies is a functional coating for iron and steel components. It provides anti-galling protec... (posted 2013-09-24)

Arrow Gear Displays Aerospace Work at Gear Expo
Joe Arvin, president and COO of Arrow Gear, displayed the various aerospace components that make the company synonymous with the aerospac... (posted 2013-09-23)

FCG Talks Shop at Gear Expo 2013
Fred Young, owner and operator of Forest City Gear (FCG), proudly displayed a table full of various gears during the latest installment o... (posted 2013-09-20)

Heidenhain Offers Safety Encoders
Safety-related position encoders have been available from Heidenhain for several years. However, those encoders have been rated... (posted 2013-09-13)

Redex Presents Cubic Concept Technology
TCD (Total Cost of Design) and TCM (Total Cost of Manufacturing) are essential factors in maintaining a leading position in high-demand ... (posted 2013-09-12)

SKF Seals Offer Heavy-Duty Solutions
SKF sealing solutions for industrial rotating equipment offer suitable solutions to retain lubricant and block harsh contaminants from ad... (posted 2013-09-11)

Siemens Enhances PLM Software
Siemens recently introduced a new series of industry-specific offerings at its annual PLM Software Analyst Conference in Boston. The Indu... (posted 2013-09-11)

DayLube Extends Maintenance Intervals
New DayLube high performance nano-ceramic grease maintains its original viscosity and adhesion even after 100,000 production strokes &nda... (posted 2013-09-10)

Zero-Max Introduces Double Flex A1C
Zero-Max’s Double Flex A1C high performance CD couplings provide higher misalignment capacity than the Single Flex model. They have... (posted 2013-09-09)

Maxon Spindle Drives Available in Wear-Proof Ceramic
The GP 16 S with ceramic spindle joins the ranks of the existing 16 series spindle drives. With its unique metric M6 ceramic spindle, it ... (posted 2013-09-06)

Huco-Dynatork Releases Step-Beam
High torsional stiffness and good radial flexibility are the proven benefits of the Huco Dynatork aluminium Step-Beam coupling but the la... (posted 2013-09-05)

ABB PLC Simplifies Controls
A new rugged PLC system from ABB provides an easy-to-implement solution for controlling equipment operating in harsh conditions and extre... (posted 2013-09-04)

Nexen Releases Dual Faced Brakes
With torque capacities that range from 9,000 to 164,800 inch-pounds, Nexen’s dual faced brakes (DFB) and quad faced brakes (QFB) ar... (posted 2013-09-03)

Stieber Introduces Compact Backstops
Stieber Clutch launched its new RDBK load sharing, high-speed, releasable backstop at this year's Hannover Messe. The product feature... (posted 2013-08-29)

Ringfeder Offers Elastomer Couplings
When it comes to absorbing vibrations and shocks in drives the GERWAH portfolio is fit for transmitting torques of up to 2.400 newton met... (posted 2013-08-28)

Haydon-Kerk Introduces IDEA Drive Expansion
Haydon Kerk Motion Solutions, a brand of AMETEK Precision Motion Control, has introduced the latest addition to the IDEA Drive line of so... (posted 2013-08-27)

Metcar Offers Bushings for Aircraft Fuel Pumps
Metallized Carbon Corporation recently announced Metcar carbon-graphite bushings for use in gear pumps that pump aviation fuel for aircra... (posted 2013-08-26)

Kollmorgen Expands AKM Motor Line
Kollmorgen introduces their new line of robust stainless steel AKMH Motors based on the acclaimed AKM series. Designed specifically to ad... (posted 2013-08-23)

Igus Supports Urban Commuting Vehicle
Igus recently announced iglide self-lubricating, maintenance-free plastic bearings are being used in the design and development of a sing... (posted 2013-08-22)

Stafford Offers Shaft Mount Components for Food Processing
Custom thermoplastic shaft collars, couplings, and flange mounts for food processing equipment and conveyors used in wet environments and... (posted 2013-08-21)

Pack Expo Preview: Kollmorgen Booth 3118
Kollmorgen will be interplaying and educating Pack Expo Las Vegas 2013 attendees about motion technologies in booth 3118 on September 23... (posted 2013-08-20)

Pacamor Offers Bearing Handling Practices
Bearing handling is as important as bearing design and cleanliness. Improper handling can contaminate or damage the bearing assembly. Pro... (posted 2013-08-19)

SDP Offers Variety of Bearing Options
Stock Drive Products (ISO 9001 Registered Manufacturer) offers a wide selection of bearings in many different styles to fit your applicat... (posted 2013-08-16)

Applimotion Offers Custom Motor Assemblies
Applimotion offers custom direct drive motor assemblies with its popular ULT, UTH, UTS and UTO brushless frameless motor kits inside. The... (posted 2013-08-14)

AutomationDirect Expands Pneumatic Components
AutomationDirect’s NITRA line of pneumatics products has been extended to include more models of air preparation components (FRL), ... (posted 2013-08-13)

Brevini Improves Traditional Axles
Traditionally, vehicle drive systems have been based around axles and in many cases they remain a solid solution. However, with vehicle m... (posted 2013-08-12)

Oerlikon Provides Drive Solutions for Aerial Work Platform
Oerlikon Fairfield has been selected as the drive solutions provider for the rotational system used on the Genie SX™-180 – th... (posted 2013-08-09)

Warner Adds I-Track Actuators
Warner Linear recently announced the addition of the I-Track to their line of linear actuators. The I-Track’s unique inline design ... (posted 2013-08-08)

SKF Offers Automatic Lubricators
New SKF SYSTEM 24 LAGD Series single-point automatic lubricators are timely and accurate “hands-off” solutions that deliver t... (posted 2013-08-07)

Ogura Updates Magnetic Particle Clutches
Two of the most popular magnetic particle clutches from Ogura have been redesigned to improve performance for a variety of tension and to... (posted 2013-08-05)

Zero-Max Introduces Rohlix Linear Actuators
Zero-Max is now offering Roh’lix linear actuators made from stainless steel for use in operations where cleanliness is a priority. ... (posted 2013-08-01)

Gear Expo Preview: STD Precision Gear Booth 753
STD Precision Gear offers a diverse range of capabilities including sawcutting, CNC turning and milling, swiss screw machining, wire and ... (posted 2013-07-31)

Gear Expo Preview: Delta Gear Booth 800
The Delta family of companies (Delta Gear, Delta Research and Delta Inspection) will be presenting the capabilities of Delta Inspection d... (posted 2013-07-30)

Gear Expo Preview: Arrow Gear Booth 801
Arrow Gear will feature an interactive virtual tour which will be displayed on a large TV monitor during Gear Expo. "Visitors to the... (posted 2013-07-29)

Baldor Releases Concentric Reducer
Baldor Electric Company, introduces the new Dodge MAXUM XTR concentric reducer, a compact, power dense design, packaged in a rugged ducti... (posted 2013-07-25)

SKF Extends Belt Portfolio
SKF offers a comprehensive range of standard, high-performance belts engineered to deliver efficient and reliable power transmission in d... (posted 2013-07-24)

DDC Introduces Torque Controller
Data Device Corporation (DDC) introduces a new three-phase DC motor torque controller. The PW-82530N0 is a high performance and low cost ... (posted 2013-07-23)

Siemens Presents Sinmerik 840D sl
The Sinumerik 840D sl CNC system platform offers a comprehensive range of functions for machine tools. This universal control covers wide... (posted 2013-07-22)

R+W Introduces Survivor Series
The concept of fatigue resistance in flexible shaft coupling design has been highly valued by R+W since its inception in 1990. For much o... (posted 2013-07-19)

Thomson Simplifies Machine Design with Glide Screw
Thomson introduces Glide Screw, a new mechanical linear motion solution that combines the features of a linear bearing and a lead screw i... (posted 2013-07-18)

J.W. Winco Offers Adjustable Levers
J.W. Winco, Inc., a supplier of standard industrial machine components, announced it now offers GN 300.5 Tapped Type All Stainless Steel ... (posted 2013-07-17)

Maxon Adds Gearheads to GP 32 Series
Maxon motor has added two new gearheads to the already successful GP 32 program. Significant improvements have been made to the single-st... (posted 2013-07-16)

Oerlikon Graziano Focuses on Transmission Solutions
Since 1983, Oerlikon Graziano has manufactured more than 20 million synchronizer units for agricultural vehicles, construction equipment,... (posted 2013-07-16)

Siemens Reduces Lead Times for Servomotors
Siemens Industry, Inc. announces reduced lead times for its Generation II Simotics 1FK7 servomotors. Highly-configurable to suit a wide v... (posted 2013-07-15)

SKF Expands Machine Tool Spindle Services
SKF capabilities to repair, rebuild, and/or upgrade machine tool spindles have expanded with dedicated in-house spindle service facilitie... (posted 2013-07-12)

Igus Chainflex Offers Long Service Life
For over 20 years, Igus has been rigorously testing the durability of its Chainflex continuous-flex cables in its 19,000 square foot labo... (posted 2013-07-11)

Nexen Expands RPS with Steel Racks
Nexen Group, Inc., has expanded its offering of the Roller Pinion System (RPS) by adding a full line of stainless steel racks. The RPS is... (posted 2013-07-03)

Warner Designs Cap Chucks for Dairy Industry
Warner Electric has introduced a new line of magnetic cap chuck packages specifically designed for dairy applications. These products are... (posted 2013-07-01)

Stafford Introduces Split Mounting Clamps
A new series of heavy-duty “L” mounting clamps that feature two-piece split construction, dowel holes for precise locating, a... (posted 2013-06-27)

Pittman Offers DC Brush and Brushless Motors
Pittman Motors, a business unit of Ametek Precision Motion Control, has introduced its latest offering in a broad range of DC brush and b... (posted 2013-06-24)

Aerotech Offers Additive Manufacturing Systems and Components
Additive manufacturing and 3-D printing are set to revolutionize multiple areas of technology and manufacturing. The dispensing of compou... (posted 2013-06-21)

Rexnord XTSR Disc Couplings Provide Compact Size
Rexnord recently introduced its new Thomas XTSR52 and XTSR71 Disc Couplings, an offering with enhanced features that provide customers wi... (posted 2013-06-20)

SKF Introduces Machine Condition Monitoring Technology
Next generation SKF Multilog IMx on-line monitoring systems introduce advanced technology for a wide range of machine condition monitorin... (posted 2013-06-19)

Hoerbiger Presents CompactLINE
Compact, efficient, cost-effective: Hoerbiger will showcase its new CompactLINE synchronizer on June 18 and 19, 2013 at the International... (posted 2013-06-14)

Brevini Powers Rock Salt Mines
Recent harsh and extended winters have seen the demand for rock salt increase, which has resulted in increased production from the count... (posted 2013-06-07)

Heidenhain Expands Rotary Encoder Line
To meet the demand in more motion control applications, Heidenhain has once again expanded its rotary encoder product line with either En... (posted 2013-06-06)

EDT Introduces Type E Solution Bearings
EDT Corp has added Type E bearings to its Solution line of severe service bearings. Type E Solution bearings have high load capacity and ... (posted 2013-06-04)

Voith Transmission Serves Bus Rapid Transit Systems
More than 10,000 DIWA automatic transmissions are already in service in demanding Bus Rapid Transit (BRT) systems. Cities such as S&atild... (posted 2013-06-03)

Nord Offers Maxxdrive Industrial Gearing
Located in the Swiss Alps, Industrial Gearing from Nord Drivesystems is an integral part of the pumped storage hydroelectric power statio... (posted 2013-05-31)

Kollmorgen Motor Technology Enhances Robotics Project
The Tartan Rescue Team, a partnership of the National Robotics Engineering Center (NREC), the applied research and technology transfer or... (posted 2013-05-30)

Mayr Offers Coupling with Integrated Torque Measurement
The torque-measuring shaft coupling ROBA-DSM is based on the tried-and-tested backlash-free shaft coupling ROBA-DS. This torque measureme... (posted 2013-05-29)

EuroTech Offers Clamping Sleeves
The quality of each individual component is decisive for the reliability of a system and that's why product development, high manufac... (posted 2013-05-28)

Lenze Simplifies Modular Machine Programming
Lenze Americas has simplified efficient machine programming with the recent launch of its FAST application template and ready-made standa... (posted 2013-05-24)

Precipart to Exhibit at MD&M East
Precipart, a global supplier of custom mechanical components, gears and motion control assemblies, will be exhibiting at MD&M East, J... (posted 2013-05-23)

Baldor Releases ER Style Ball Bearings
Baldor Electric Company is pleased to introduce a new and versatile line of Baldor•Dodge ER-Style ball bearings available in two sha... (posted 2013-05-23)

SKF Introduces Advanced Radial Shaft Seals
A new advanced version of SKF Speedi-Sleeve radial shaft seals is a suitable solution to restore malfunctioning sealing systems without r... (posted 2013-05-22)

Tsubaki Launches Troi and Worm Drive Reducers
Tsubaki Europe has launched a new range of Troi Drive and Worm Power Drive reducers which benefit from an improved oil seal design for re... (posted 2013-05-21)

Sakor Offers Complete Turnkey Test System
Sakor Technologies, Inc. recently announced the availability of its complete testing system for hybrid and electric vehicles (HEVs). The ... (posted 2013-05-20)

Bosch Rexroth Improves GoTo Delivery Program
The addition of a broad range of hydraulics products and the recent release of Rexroth’s Fit4Filter app for iPhone and Android mobi... (posted 2013-05-17)

SKF Delivers Motor Solution for Aeration Blowers
SKF recently announced the launch of an energy efficient high speed permanent magnet motor solution for aeration blowers in wastewater fa... (posted 2013-05-16)

Siemens Offers Motor and Drive Packages
Siemens Industry, Inc. announces the release of combination motor/drive packages, allowing an OEM or end-user the option to select the op... (posted 2013-05-15)

Steinmeyer Releases Positioning System
Steinmeyer, Inc. recently announced a new positioning system that is suitable for liquid handling systems and medical dispensing applicat... (posted 2013-05-14)

Auburn Ball Bearing Fulfills Medical Order Request
Long time U.S. thrust bearing manufacturer, Auburn Ball Bearing, received a request from a renowned medical device company to manufacture... (posted 2013-05-13)

Voith Advances Vorecon Technology
The latest survey taken in 2013 confirms the high reliability of the variable speed planetary gearbox “Vorecon” from Voith. T... (posted 2013-05-10)

Ringfeder Offers Permanently Magnetic Couplings
Permanently magnetic couplings are becoming increasingly popular among manufacturers as sealing elements in their pumps, filter systems a... (posted 2013-05-08)

Baldor Introduces Super White Washdown Duty Motor
Baldor Electric Company introduces the new Super White Washdown Duty motor designed for humid and moist environments in the food and beve... (posted 2013-05-07)

Groschopp Releases New i-series Planetary Gearboxes
Available in three sizes and multiple gear ratios, Groschopp’s new i-series gearboxes are suitable for applications that have strin... (posted 2013-05-06)

Nexen Introduces FMBS Safety Brake Line
Nexen Group introduces its new FMBS line of flange-mounted, spring-engaged safety brakes with high thermal capacity for NEMA C-Face motor... (posted 2013-05-03)

Boston Gear Expands 700 Series
New 80:1 and 100:1 ratios are now available in single reduction 700 Series worm gear speed reducers. The new models provide the compact s... (posted 2013-05-02)

Aerotech Stages Meet Positioning Requirements
Aerotech’s ANT-L-Z crossed-roller, Z-axis, nanopositioning stages combine speed, accuracy, resolution, repeatability, reliability a... (posted 2013-05-01)

SKF Insight Offers Wireless Technology for Condition Monitoring
SKF Insight enables bearings to communicate their operating conditions continuously, with internally powered sensors and data acquisition... (posted 2013-04-29)

Zero-Max Introduces ETP Hydropress
ETP Hydropress from Zero-Max provides quick and precise fastening of components in tight spaces on large shafts from 80 to 200 mm diamete... (posted 2013-04-26)

Force Control Introduces Size 30 Clutch Brake
Force Control Industries introduces the new Size 30 PosidyneR Clutch Brake with "Oil Shear Technology" that can be operated as ... (posted 2013-04-25)

ABB Expands Power Range with ACS 2000 Drive
The ACS 2000, ABB’s active front end drive for general purpose applications, is now available with higher power capabilities, up to... (posted 2013-04-24)

WEG Extends Motor Range for Steel Industry
WEG has extended its range of reliable and robust motors for the steel industry. The company now offers a complete roller table motor lin... (posted 2013-04-23)

Maxon Releases DC Servo Motor Controller
Maxon precision motor’s newly released DC servo motor controller, the ESCON 50/5 OEM module is a 4 quadrant Pulse Width Modulated (... (posted 2013-04-22)

Voith Fluid Couplings Assist Belt Conveyors
New fluid coupling TurboBelt 780 TPXL from Voith raises the productivity of high powered belt conveyors.Developed especially for the driv... (posted 2013-04-19)

AutomationDirect Expands Safety Switch Line
AutomationDirect has expanded its line of safety products with additional tongue interlock and cable-pull safety switches. Tongue operate... (posted 2013-04-18)

Permanent Magnet Motor Offers Efficiency Gains
SyMAX IHP (integral horsepower) is a permanent magnet AC motor range whose radial flux design delivers high torque, ultra high efficiency... (posted 2013-04-17)

Bonfiglioli Introduces BMD Motor Line at Hannover Messe
The introduction of Bonfiglioli’s new family of motors, the BMD Permanent Magnet AC synchronous motor range integrates itself with ... (posted 2013-04-16)

Amacoil Expands Linear Drive Nut Line
Amacoil/Uhing has expanded its line of Model RS rolling ring linear drive nuts with the new RS8 drive. The new unit runs on an 8 mm diame... (posted 2013-04-05)

Coupler Brake Reduces Inventory and Maintenance Costs
Force Control Industries, Inc. recently developed a double C-face coupler brake that mounts on the drive end of a standard C-Face motor, ... (posted 2013-04-04)

Oelheld Introduces Water-Based Lubrication Line
Oelheld U.S. introduces its water based lubrication line. AquaTec 5001 is a high performance, synthetic metalworking fluid specifically d... (posted 2013-04-03)

Maxon Introduces Micro Motor and Gearhead
Maxon Motor introduces the EC4, a 4 mm diameter brushless DC motor and gearhead. The typical issue found with micro drives of this size i... (posted 2013-04-03)

Crouzet Motor Expands DCmind Series
Crouzet, a brand of Custom Sensors & Technologies (CST), has introduced the DCmind Brushless direct current motor series, augmenting ... (posted 2013-04-02)

Huco Examines Flexible Coupling Selection
Flexible shaft couplings connect two shafts, end to end. They transmit rotation from one to the other and accommodate the slight, unin... (posted 2013-03-28)

Altra to Exhibit at Coal Prep 2013
Altra Industrial Motion brands Marland Clutch and Formsprag Clutch will be exhibiting their latest product lines in booth 1405 at the 201... (posted 2013-03-27)

AMETEK Motion Control Products Meet Energy Directives
AMETEK Precision Motion Control (PMC) has taken the lead in achieving the required efficiency grades to meet the European Union’s E... (posted 2013-03-26)

Hannover Messe Preview: Regal
Hannover Messe is a powerful driver of investment in new technology and automation across a great many industrial sectors. It also provid... (posted 2013-03-25)

Nord Gear Units Drive Construction Project
In an extremely demanding construction project in the Swiss Alps, at an altitude of around 1,700 meters and almost 600 meters inside a mo... (posted 2013-03-22)

Zero-Max Offset Couplings Offer New Features
Zero-Max “Schmidt” Offset Couplings now feature needle bearings with internal micro-poly lubrication that do not require peri... (posted 2013-03-21)

Weiss Introduces Torque Rotary Table
Weiss North America, Inc. (Willoughby, OH) has recently introduced its’ largest torque rotary table to date−the TO1300. An ex... (posted 2013-03-20)

Ogura Releases Permanent Magnet Brake
A new high torque permanent magnet brake, model PMB-06 is now available from Ogura. The new model has a smaller diameter than the size 07... (posted 2013-03-19)

Pittman Offers Servomotors for Harsh Environments
Pittman Motors, a unit of Ametek Precision Motion Control, offers IP65 industrial grade servomotors that are suitable for use in harsh in... (posted 2013-03-18)

Ringfeeder to Display Products at Hannover Messe
Ringfeeder Power Transmission GmbH displays new developments from the field of driving and shock-absorbing technology at this year’... (posted 2013-03-15)

Aerotech Worm Gear Stages Offer Improvements
AGR series motorized rotary stages provide significant improvements in speed, load capacity and long-term positioning performance over pr... (posted 2013-03-14)

PI Offers Motion Controller for Closed Loop Systems
PI (Physik Instrumente) LP is offering a new motion controller for closed-loop precision positioning systems.The C-884, 4-axis digital se... (posted 2013-03-13)

Haydon Kerk Announces Catalog and Design Guide
Haydon Kerk Motion Solutions, a brand of Ametek Precision Motion Control, announces the release of its new Catalog and Design Guide, comp... (posted 2013-03-12)

Altra to Display Products at METS II
Altra Industrial Motion brands Ameridrives Couplings and Bibby Turboflex will be showcasing their latest product lines in booth 207 at th... (posted 2013-03-08)

Linear Actuator Offers Precise Positioning
BEI Kimco Magnetics' Moving Magnet Voice Coil Actuator Series allows for precise positioning to meet high accuracy requirements. When... (posted 2013-03-07)

Nord Releases Worm Gear Series
Nord Drivesystems now offers a new range of worm gear units in a robust, one-piece UNICASE housing in five sizes with a maximum torque of... (posted 2013-03-06)

Stock Drive Gear Sculpture Illustrates Mechanical Motion
A new kinetic gear sculpture from SDP/SI is designed to illustrate mechanical motion principles at trade shows. It was designed and arran... (posted 2013-03-05)

Stafford Weldable Shaft Collars Include Custom Solutions
A line of weldable shaft collars that now includes couplings to let users create custom solutions for their power transmission, motion co... (posted 2013-03-05)

Heidenhain Offers Magnetic Ring Encoders
A new magnetic ring encoder strategically segmented to simply fit around large shafts is now available from Leine & Linde. Called th... (posted 2013-03-04)

Romax Technology Granted Two New Patents
As part of its on-going investment in driveline innovation, Romax Technology adds two patents granted to its expanding portfolio of inven... (posted 2013-03-01)

SKF Expands Range of Couplings
SKF offers an extensive range of standard and customized couplings engineered for high performance and reliability in power transmission... (posted 2013-02-28)

Mico Introduces Wireless Braking System
Mico, Incorporated introduces a new, wireless CAN interface for Mico Mobeus electrohydraulic braking systems. The Mico Electrohydraulic (... (posted 2013-02-27)

Hannover Messe Preview: Nexen Group
Nexen Group, Inc. announces it will be showcasing diverse motion control products at Hannover Messe 2013, April 8-12 in Hannover, Germany... (posted 2013-02-26)

Oerlikon Assigned Patent for Electric Wheel Drive
The E01S drive features a 1.2kW AC induction motor, a 26.6:1 compact double planetary gearbox, and a spring applied electrically released... (posted 2013-02-25)

Pittman Offers Customized Motor Designs
Pittman Motors, a unit of AMETEK Precision Motion Control, offers customized motor designs for high-end motion control applications. Cust... (posted 2013-02-21)

Steinmeyer Adds to Rotary Stage Line
Steinmeyer, Inc. recently announced a new addition to its line of precision rotary stages. The DT240 stage is driven by a torque motor fo... (posted 2013-02-19)

Heidenhain Releases CNC Training Tools
Heidenhain Corporation has released a unique online interactive training tool for CNC instruction called Heidenhain Interactive Training ... (posted 2013-02-18)

Voith Turbo Supplies Fluid Couplings for AFC Drives
The Jin Cheng Coal Group, one of the biggest coal groups in China, found a way to avoid unexpected downtimes of the AFCs (Armored Face Co... (posted 2013-02-15)

Aerotech Introduces Ensemble LAB
Aerotech’s new Ensemble LAB control platform makes it easier than ever to automate laboratory and light industrial manufacturing ap... (posted 2013-02-14)

AutomationDirect Introduces SureGear PGA Series
AutomationDirect’s new SureGear PGA series of high-precision servo gear reducers is a suitable choice for applications requiring ac... (posted 2013-02-13)

Metcar Offers Custom Bearings
Metallized Carbon Corporation announces the availability of custom carbon-graphite bearings, specially designed for running submerged in ... (posted 2013-02-12)

Nord Supplies Drives for Brew House
During 40 years of continuous around-the-clock operation, the tanks and vats in the Forst specialty beer brewery’s old brew house (... (posted 2013-02-11)

Applimotion Offers Linear Arc Motors
Applimotion routinely scales its LARC motors (Linear Arc) for large diameter applications greater than 1 meter diameter.The modular natur... (posted 2013-02-08)

QBC Offers Vibration Monitor Meter
A new BETEX professional VibChecker vibration monitor meter from Quality Bearings & Components (QBC) is a light and compact-sized ins... (posted 2013-02-07)

Smalley Launches Hoopster Retaining Rings
Smalley Steel Ring Company, the manufacturer of Spirolox Retaining Rings, Constant Section Rings and Smalley Wave Springs announces the l... (posted 2013-02-06)

Altra Manufactures Bespoke Grid Coupling for Press Pump
The grid coupling of a large water pump at Sheffield Forgemasters Engineering Ltd. (S.F.E.L.) was coming to the end of its operational li... (posted 2013-02-05)

Maxon Releases Latest Positioning Controller
The digital positioning controller EPOS3 70/10 EtherCAT meets the highest demands in real-time positioning of synchronized multi-axis sys... (posted 2013-02-04)

Siemens Expands Simocode Pro Motor Management System
The Siemens Industry Automation Division has expanded its Simocode pro motor management system to include a basic unit with a Profinet in... (posted 2013-02-01)

Pittman Introduces CAD Models for Motor Line
Pittman Motors, a unit of AMETEK Precision Motion Control, has introduced configurable 3-D CAD model downloads for its entire offering of... (posted 2013-01-31)

Tsubaki Launches Lubrication Service
Tsubaki has launched a Special Lubrication Service which allows customers to tailor their purchase to suit the intended application. Tsub... (posted 2013-01-29)

Heidenhain Provides Rotary Encoder Versatility
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Intellidrives Offers Drives and Indexers for Actuators
IntelliDrives Drives and Indexers provide OEMs with advanced tuning and commutation algorithms, made possible by state-of-the-art DSP te... (posted 2013-01-25)

Siemens Launches Geared Motor Series
The new SIMOGEAR geared motor series encompasses an intricately stepped line of geared motors. Optimally designed for conveyor applicatio... (posted 2013-01-22)

Sakor Announces Family of AC Dynamometer Systems
Sakor Technologies, Inc. recently introduced its Accudyne family of AC Motoring Dynamometers. The Accudyne offers an extremely flexible d... (posted 2013-01-17)

Maxon Releases Four Quadrant Servo Controller
Maxon’s new ESCON 36/3 EC is a four-quadrant PWM servo controller designed for efficient control of brushless DC motors with Hall s... (posted 2013-01-16)

Brevini Displays Products at Subsea UK 2013
Brevini Power Transmission is displaying at the 2013 Subsea UK exhibition held in Aberdeen over the 6th and 7th February. The company can... (posted 2013-01-15)

Pacamor Enhances Aerospace Bearing Unit
Pacamor Kubar Bearings recently announced the expansion of its high precision aerospace ball bearing manufacturing unit. In an effort to ... (posted 2013-01-14)

Haydon Kerk Expands Lead Screw Products
Haydon Kerk Motion Solutions, a brand of Ametek Precision Motion Control, has expanded the capabilities of its precision lead screw produ... (posted 2013-01-11)

AutomationDirect Expands Sensor Cable Offering
AutomationDirect has expanded its sensor cable offering to include additional M12 cables, receptacles, field-wireable connectors, and bul... (posted 2013-01-10)

Elmo Presents Motion Control Solutions
Elmo Motion Control will present its compressive, high-performance motion control solution for the most challenging applications in lab a... (posted 2013-01-09)

IntelLiDrives Release Direct Drive Rotary Tables
IntelLiDrives, Inc. recently released direct drive rotary tables AccuRing Series featuring suitable angular positioning and velocity cont... (posted 2013-01-08)

Zero-Max Offers Overload Safety Couplings
Overload safety couplings from Zero-Max are available in special models designed for washdown applications. They clean up easily, won&rsq... (posted 2013-01-07)

Cicoil Designs Cables for Submersible Vehicle Applications
Cicoil's highly flexible flat silicone cables are designed for use on Autonomous Subsea Vehicles that require absolute reliability in... (posted 2013-01-04)

AutomationDirect Offers Entry Digital Stepper Drive
AutomationDirect’s SureStep line of motion control products now includes a low cost of entry digital stepper drive in a compact pac... (posted 2013-01-03)