Email not displaying properly? Click here

Power Transmission Engineering E-mail Newsletter September 2011

Your Monthly Resource on Power Transmission and Motion Control


September 2011

PTE's monthly e-newsletter brings you highly targeted information on mechanical power transmission and motion control.

Here you'll find related articles, back issues, featured products, videos and more. Many of these items are exclusive to the e-newsletter.

Buyers Guide

Gear Drives
Complete Listings

Handy Links

E-news Subscriptions
PTE Subscriptions
E-news Unsubscribe
Forward to a Friend

Growth and Investment in Solar Applications

Dunkermotor's Experience Key to Success in Alternative Energy Field

Dunker Motors - Growth and Investment in Solar Applications

In the solar tracker market, there are a number of harsh environmental and mechanical conditions to address in order to ensure low total cost of ownership over the desired system life. These include high wind loads, sand/salt/rain/ice, thermal expansion constraints, medium to high position accuracy and a high efficiency of operations....Read more.

photo courtesy of Neville Micallef


Featured Product (advertisement)

McInnes Rolled Rings Seamless Rolled Ring Forgings, Fast
McInnes Rolled Rings produces seamless rolled rings from 4" to 72" in carbon, alloy and stainless steel.

  • Fast Quotes (4 hours or less)
  • 3-4 Week Deliveries with Material in Stock
  • 98% on time delivery
  • AS9100/ISO9001

Gearmotor Articles—Editors' Picks

Do you need to stay up-to-date on the latest technical aspects of gearmotor applications? PTE's article archive provides a great resource. Here are some of our editors' picks for recent gearmotor articles that might be of interest.

Featured Product (advertisement)

Toledo Gearmotor Company

Product Updates

You can always find the latest in power transmission and motion control technology at Here are some examples of new products that have been posted recently.

ABB Releases Compact Softstarter
ABB has released the new PSE softstarter family, the world's first compact softstarter with two-phase torque control. Additional features...Read more.

Coreless Motors Ease Safety Concerns in Portable Applications
Portescap recently announced that the company's family of coreless DC motors satisfies demanding intrinsic safety application requirements...Read more.

SDP Launches Timing Belt Pulley Series
A new series of 1 mm pitch timing belt pulleys from Stock Drive Products (SDP) (ISO 9001:2000 Registered Manufacturer) are designed for ... Read more.

Haydon Kerk Introduces Communication Protocol
The IDEA stepper motor drive platform now has the capability of communication using an RS-485 data protocol. The RS-485 protocol ...Read more.


Featured Product (advertisement)

Kleiss Gears The Plastic Gear Experts
As a result of over 20 years experience researching and developing polymer gears, Kleiss Gears has advanced the traditional science of gearing to optimize the performance and application of modern polymers—resulting in precision gears that are stronger, lighter, quieter and more cost-effective than traditional plastic gears.

Kleiss Gears specializes in gearing solutions for unique applications. With our systems-based approach, we design each gear for the specific application—resulting in a total system that works—not just a gear.

Register today to receive your free sample.

Innovative. High-performance. Affordable. Kleiss Gears.


You received this email because you are a subscriber to Power Transmission Engineering magazine, or you've registered to receive our e-mails at If you'd like, you can unsubscribe

Power Transmission Engineering® and the PTE e-mail newsletter are
© Randall Publications LLC, 1840 Jarvis Ave., Elk Grove Village, IL 60007 USA
Visit us at