Power Transmission Engineering Product News 2018

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Miki Pulley Step-Flex Couplings Eliminate Resonance in Ball Screw Assemblies
Miki Pulley’s Step-Flex Couplings improve ball screw performance while solving resonance and vibration problems. The Step-Flex is a... (posted 2018-04-20)

Maxon Offers Exoskeleton Joint Actuator
Maxon Motor has developed an exoskeleton drive for use in robotic limbs. This complete joint actuation unit consists of a pancake brush... (posted 2018-04-19)

Intellidrives Offers High Frequency Linear Actuators
Intellidrives Circular Voice Coil Positioning Stage (ICVCA) is a compact stage ideal for closed loop short stroke positioning applic... (posted 2018-04-18)

SG Transmission Customizes Permanent Magnet Brake
SG Transmission has designed a custom made, size Ø50 permanent magnet brake, for a major global motor manufacturer, which will m... (posted 2018-04-17)

Aerotech Introduces ECO Series Linear Stages
Aerotech´s ECO-LM and ECO-SL series linear stages combine high performance and rugged mechanical design in a cost-effective, econom... (posted 2018-04-16)

Hansford Launches Compact and Lightweight Triaxial Vibration Sensor
Hansford Sensors, a developer and manufacturer of high performance industrial accelerometers, has launched a compact and lightweight 10... (posted 2018-04-13)

Kluber Lubrication to Showcase Lubricating Grease
Kluber Lubrication, a worldwide manufacturer of specialty lubricants, will showcase its lubricating grease for rolling and plain bearin... (posted 2018-04-12)

Sankyo Automation Rotary Indexing Table Provides Zero Backlash
The Sankyo Automation RollerDrive Reducer is a precision gear reducer that uses a zero backlash roller gear mechanism. The unit is cons... (posted 2018-04-11)

Posidyne Clutch/Brakes Allow Precise Positioning
Posidyne clutch brakes feature oil shear technology for rapid and precise stopping, starting, speed change and positioning, all without a... (posted 2018-04-10)

B&R Automation Software Simplifies Management of Machine Variants
Modular applications can now be implemented even more easily. B&R's new software component, mapp IO, makes it possible to add I/O... (posted 2018-04-09)

Stafford Quick Release Collars Available in Three Designs
A line of quick-release clamp collars offered in three designs that provide clamping options by hand without tools for a wide range of ... (posted 2018-04-06)

JW Winco Offers Stainless Steel Leveling Feet
JW Winco, Inc., A Ganter Company, now offers Stainless Steel Leveling Feet, with inch size threaded stud and turned base. Bases are ava... (posted 2018-04-05)

Bonfiglioli Offers Robust and Compact Wheel Drive for Hybrid Aerial Platforms
The 605WE wheel drive, designed and developed by Bonfiglioli, has been created in cooperation with one of their customers for a new inn... (posted 2018-04-04)

Joral Rotary Encoder Offers Rectangular Design for Easy Mounting
PE18 ProxEncoder non-contact rotary encoder product line receives a square housing with side sense capacity.  Enhancing the original... (posted 2018-04-03)

Zero-Max ServoClass Couplings Prevent Low Positioning Errors
ServoClass Couplings in both Single and Double Flex models are now available with hubs for k6 and j6 shafts.  These couplings from... (posted 2018-04-02)

Mitsubishi Electric Presents Technologies for Water Industry at IFAT 2018
As the water industry drives for increased efficiency in every area, completely integrated solutions that offer improvements to operati... (posted 2018-03-30)

Siemens Introduces Autonomous Driving System Solution
Siemens recently introduced a breakthrough solution for the development of autonomous driving systems. The solution, part of the Simcen... (posted 2018-03-29)

Physik Instrumente Introduces Motion Technologies at AeroDef 2018
PI (Physik Instrumente) will showcase an application of its 6-axis hexapod for motion simulation such as used to optimize stabilization s... (posted 2018-03-28)

Drake Motorsports Development Introduces High Performance Polymer Parts
Drake Motorsports Development, LLC was recently formed to accelerate the availability of track proven race parts and to continually dev... (posted 2018-03-27)

Gudel Introduces TMF-6 TrackMotion Floor for FANUC M2000iA Robot Family
Güdel, a global manufacturer of linear motion modules, robot track motion units and gantry robots and components, is pleased to an... (posted 2018-03-26)

KISSsoft Offers Calculations for Asymmetrical Toothings
The current KISSsoft version, 03/2017, provides you with a range of different options for calculating and inputting asymmetrical toothing... (posted 2018-03-23)

JW Winco Offers Gear Lever Handles
JW Winco, Inc. now offers GN 310 Steel and Stainless Steel Gear Lever Handles, available in inch as well as metric sizes. Both versions o... (posted 2018-03-21)

Advance Motion Controls Expands Servo Drive Offerings
Advanced Motion Controls has announced  six new servo drives capable of 100 A peak and 60 A continuous output. This new power rang... (posted 2018-03-20)

Stafford Introduces Large Bore Shaft Components for Heavy Duty Vehicles
A line of large bore shaft collars, couplings, and mounts that are ideal for heavy-duty special purpose commercial and military vehicle... (posted 2018-03-19)

B&R Automation Expands Power Panel T50 Series
Two series included in the Power Panel family from B&R are the terminal version of the Power Panel (T-Series) and the controller vers... (posted 2018-03-16)

Tsubaki Delivers Attachment Chain Innovations
The attachment chain is one of the unsung heroes of the industrial world, being critical to the movement of a diverse range of products... (posted 2018-03-15)

Otto Motors Releases Otto Industrial API
Otto Motors is proud to officially release the Otto Industrial API, solving one of the major hurdles in manufacturing today: achieving ... (posted 2018-03-14)

Yaskawa Expands Sigma-7 Servo Systems with Servomotors and Amplifiers
The Drives & Motion Division of Yaskawa America, Inc. recently announced the addition of a complete line of 400 Volt servomotors and ... (posted 2018-03-13)

Nexen Offers Profile Guide Rail Brakes in Additional Sizes with Wider Compatibility
Nexen Group, Inc. Profile Guide Rail Brakes are now available in a wider range of sizes: 15 mm to 65 mm, and are fully compatible with ... (posted 2018-03-12)

Rexnord Tollok TLK 136 Newest Addition to Shaft Locking Device Product Line
Rexnord is proud to announce the latest addition to its line of locking devices, the Tollok TLK 136. Providing a compact locking assembly... (posted 2018-03-09)

Hannover Messe Preview: Voith
Voith will be presenting high efficiency, dynamic hydraulic systems, self-contained servo drives, and pump technology at the IAMD (Integr... (posted 2018-03-08)

Stafford Offers Coupling Covers for Hostile Environments
A new series of plastic covers for protecting rigid shaft couplings from hostile environments and permitting use in washdown applicatio... (posted 2018-03-07)

Portescap DC Motor Controller Provides Reliable, Customized Solution
Portescap introduces a new autoclavable Brushless DC motor controller, the CNT1530, for driving large bone orthopedic handpiece motors. T... (posted 2018-03-06)

JVL Utilizes Sercos for Servo and Stepper Motors
JVL Industri Elektronik A/S, a producer in the field of integrated servo and stepper motors, is announcing yet another industrial Etherne... (posted 2018-03-05)

Rexnord Launches 390 Series Chain for Beverage Industry
The Rexnord 390 Series MatTop Chain is designed to optimize tight transfers in the beverage, food, metal container manufacturing and phar... (posted 2018-03-02)

Igus Introduces Compact and Cost-Effective Drylin E-Linear Robot
Since products need to be manufactured quickly and cost-effectively, the pressure to automate production processes is greater than ever... (posted 2018-03-01)

Miki Pulley Provides Solid Connection Between Shaft and Mounted Devices
Posi-Lock bushings from Miki Pulley provide a solid connection between shaft and mounted devices. They provide system designers with a ... (posted 2018-02-28)

FixtureWorks Introduces In-Stock Bearing Wheel Covers
Fixtureworks has introduced an extensive lineup of bearing wheel covers from Fairlane Products. These bearing wheel assemblies are in sto... (posted 2018-02-27)

Aegis Software Announces Quality Management System
Aegis Software announces the unveiling of their new quality management capabilities that complement Aegis’ FactoryLogix existing In... (posted 2018-02-26)

KEB America Offers Safety Solutions for Automation Systems
KEB America, Inc. announces the release of their latest safety automation products for the North American market. Safety PLC, Safe I/O mo... (posted 2018-02-23)

Oerlikon Graziano Extends Portfolio in Heavy-Duty Trucks
Oerlikon Drive Systems Segment, under its transmission specialist brand Oerlikon Graziano, is organizing a Technology Day together with K... (posted 2018-02-22)

Schaeffler Offers Complete Pumping Solution at Hannover Messe
At the Hannover Messe 2018, Schaeffler will be presenting intelligent solution packages for machine monitoring and lubrication, illustrat... (posted 2018-02-21)

Sensor Connection Expands Linear Position Sensor Offering
The Sensor Connection has expanded its sensor product offering by adding a line of ILPS-27 Series Inductive Linear Position Sensors using... (posted 2018-02-20)

AutomationDirect Introduces General Purpose, Rolled-Steel AC Motors
New MTR2 series IronHorse general purpose, rolled-steel motors from AutomationDirect are available in 1-phase and 3-phase versions and of... (posted 2018-02-19)

Varvel Produces Custom Gearboxes in addition to Standard Offerings
The Varvel Group can produce custom gearboxes to satisfy specific needs including a gearbox developed for an American customer that pro... (posted 2018-02-16)

FVA REXS Designed to Establish Industry-Wide Standard for Exchanging Gearbox Data
The software landscape in the field of gearbox development, simulation, and production is extremely diverse today. Although these program... (posted 2018-02-15)

AutomationDirect Adds Linear and Rotary Shafts to Product Line
AutomationDirect has added linear and rotary shafts to its line of mechanical power transmission products. SureMotion linear shafts are p... (posted 2018-02-14)

B&R Automation 8LS Servomotors Offer Maximum Torque Density
B&R has taken the next step in development of its 8LS servomotors. Three newly designed size 5 motors in lengths A, B and C fill out ... (posted 2018-02-13)

HBM Data Recorder Provides Fast Results in Interactive Vehicle Testing
HBM, Inc. recently announced its new SomatXR CX22B-R data recorder, for acquiring and storing measured data in mobile applications such a... (posted 2018-02-12)

Siemens Offers Digital Enterprise Industry Solution for Electronics
Siemens has announced a new Digital Enterprise Industry Solution for the electronics industry, following several recent major investments... (posted 2018-02-09)

Intellidrives Open Center XY Stages Meet Unique Industry Needs
The demand for a high accuracy, robust, open-frame stages is met with IntelLIDrives dual-axis, large aperture stages that address the uni... (posted 2018-02-08)

Stafford Shaft Collars Setup Rapidly Without Tools
A line of quick release shaft collars with a mounting flat for securely attaching cameras, counters, optics, sensors and many other dev... (posted 2018-02-07)

Galil Motion Control Introduces The Galil Design Kit
Galil Motion Control Inc., the industry leader in motion control technology, has released the Galil Design Kit. This is Galil's new... (posted 2018-02-06)

Neugart Right-Angle Gearbox Features Compact and Flexible Mechanical Design
The WPSFN from Neugart is the latest in the company’s precision right-angle planetary gearboxes. Thanks to its standard flange in... (posted 2018-02-05)

H2W Introduces Force Voice Coil Actuator for Various Applications
H2W Technologies has developed the world’s highest force commercially available non-commutated DC linear actuator, otherwise know... (posted 2018-02-02)

Zero-Max ETP Power Shaft Locking Bushing Ensures Fast Mounting of Components
Zero-Max’s ETP Power keyless connections are the ideal locking device in laminated floor manufacturing systems. They are also an ex... (posted 2018-02-01)

EPC Mounting Brackets Turn Shaft Encoders into Linear Measurement Solution
Encoder Products Company (EPC) has introduced a new linear measurement solution: a bracket that fits all of EPC’s Size 25 Shaft Enc... (posted 2018-01-31)

Thomson Expands Electrak Linear Actuator Line
Thomson Industries, Inc. has extended the capability of its popular Electrak HD electromechanical linear actuator line to loads of up t... (posted 2018-01-30)

Parker Hannifin Releases ACRView Motion Development Software
Parker’s Electromechanical and Drives Division North America is pleased to announce the release of ACRView version 6.4.2, which all... (posted 2018-01-29)

Tolomatic Choke Valve Actuator Improves Managed Pressure Drilling Process
The new Tolomatic ServoChoke SVC electric choke valve actuator meets requirements for a more flexible and reliable high-speed actuator in... (posted 2018-01-26)

Dana Offers Axle/Gearbox Combination for Drum Rollers
Dana Incorporated has announced a new, optimized axle/gearbox combination for small- and medium-sized single drum rollers that enables or... (posted 2018-01-25)

Bison Gear Launches Web-Based 3D CAD Configurator
Bison Gear and Engineering has launched an all-new online configurator of digital CAD models for their most popular gearmotors. The confi... (posted 2018-01-24)

Igus Offers Spherical Balls for Retrofitted Bearing Housings
Pillow block and flange bearings are commonly used in construction machines and conveyor systems, therefore they are often exposed to dir... (posted 2018-01-23)

OES Introduces Cross-Roller Linear Stages
Optimal Engineering Systems, Inc. (OES) offers a high precision series of low cost, low profile motorized single axis positioning stages.... (posted 2018-01-22)

Varvel Offers RS and RT Series Worm Gearboxes
The Varvel RS and RT series worm gearboxes demonstrate the company’s versatility and innovation for a variety of demanding applicat... (posted 2018-01-19)

KISSsoft 03/2018 Beta Version is Available for Testing
The KISSsoft 03/2018 Beta Version has now been released for a test run. The final release will be available from April 23rd, 2018 - just ... (posted 2018-01-18)

Ruland Mountable Shaft Collars Offer High Holding Power
Ruland has released a new line of mountable shaft collars with flats and tapped holes or tapped holes only in the outer diameter, allowin... (posted 2018-01-17)

Haydon Kerk 3DP Leadscrew-Nut Insert Boosts Accuracy of 3D-Printed Prototypes
Haydon Kerk, a business unit of Ametek Advanced Motion Solutions, now offers 3DP, a 3D-printed leadscrew-nut insert prototype service as ... (posted 2018-01-16)

Sulzer Doubles High Voltage Testing to Improve Repair Times
Performance testing of high voltage motors and generators is usually carried out to determine benchmark data following a major repair. Ho... (posted 2018-01-15)

Twiflex Provides Single-Source Hydraulic Brake Packages
Twiflex, a leader in advanced industrial braking technologies, now offers a variety of  standard and custom hydraulic brake packages... (posted 2018-01-12)

JW Winco Flat Knurled Thumb Screw Offer Number of Assembly Options
JW Winco, Inc., A Ganter Company, a leading supplier of standard industrial machine components, announced the offering of GN 653.2 Steel ... (posted 2018-01-11)

Gearing Solutions Offers 5 hp Flexframe Speed Reducer
Gearing Solutions introduces its FlexFrame™5 HP face mounted speed reducer with patented adaptors which allow them to be used with eithe... (posted 2018-01-10)

Nord Drivesystems Expands MaxxDrive Gearbox Line
If you need a dependable, high performance gearbox able to handle the most demanding bulk material handling applications, cement and stee... (posted 2018-01-09)

Maxon Introduces Frameless Brushless Servo Kits
The new EC 45 Flat Frameless Brushless Servo Motor Kit from Maxon consist of only a rotor and stator – with no bearings or motor sh... (posted 2018-01-08)

Baldor Announces Food Safe Motors Line
Baldor recently announced the complete line of food-safe stainless steel motors designed around sanitary equipment principles and compati... (posted 2018-01-05)

Intellidrives Introduces Ultra-Thin Direct Drive Rotary Table
The Intellidrives ACR-335UT precision rotation stage is a low profile rotary table with high-speed direct-drive rotary servo motor. The l... (posted 2018-01-04)

Allied Motion Introduces KinetiMax 42 EB DC Motor
Allied Motion Technologies introduces the KinetiMax 42 EB, a 42 mm diameter outer rotor, brushless DC motor with an integrated drive. Ext... (posted 2018-01-03)

PI Direct Drive Linear Motor Stages Deliver Nanometer Resolution
PI has released a new precision feedback option for its linear stages equipped with direct-drive ironless 3-phase motors. The V-551 famil... (posted 2018-01-02)