Power Transmission Engineering Product News 2012

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Voith Adds Compression Type Coupling to Product Range
Permanent high stress levels and sub-standard components can lead to reduced equipment performance and reliability as a result of wear an... (posted 2012-12-28)


SKF Launches Low Friction Hub Bearing Unit
SKF recently launched the SKF Low Friction Hub Bearing Unit, an energy efficient wheel end for cars. The product reduces friction by more... (posted 2012-12-27)


Haydon Kerk Completes BGS Product Line
Haydon Kerk Motion Solutions, a brand of Ametek Precision Motion Control, has introduced the latest and final addition to the new BGS (Ba... (posted 2012-12-21)


Renishaw Offers Encoders for Wind Turbine Bearings
Blade pitch adjustment is one of the most critical functions of wind turbine operation, and the giant bearings in the adjustment mechanis... (posted 2012-12-20)


Holcim Relies on Nord Drivesystems Technology
Holcim, one of the largest producers of construction material worldwide, relies on drive technology from Nord Drivesystems. In its cement... (posted 2012-12-19)


Rigiflex Offers High Speeds, High Performance
Rigiflex steel lamina couplings are used in all those applications which require a reliable and maintenance-free torque transmission wit... (posted 2012-12-18)


Stober Utilizes Heidenhain Encoders for Servo Motors
Manufacturers of robots and CNC machine tools require precise and compact drives with high power efficiency. To meet these and future dem... (posted 2012-12-17)


MPT Offers Power Dense Parallel Gearbox
Master Power Transmission (MPT) provides enclosed parallel and right angle gearboxes for use in many industrial applications including ma... (posted 2012-12-14)


Fanuc Offers Motor and Fan Maintenance
Fanuc FA America's Series 30i/31i/32i-MODEL B CNCs offer new predictive and preventative maintenance tools for motors and fans. This ... (posted 2012-12-13)


AutomationDirect Adds Stainless Steel Cylinders
AutomationDirect’s NITRA pneumatic product line now includes F-Series all stainless steel air cylinders suitable for washdown appli... (posted 2012-12-11)


Romax Integrates with ANSYS
Romax Technology has launched a new connector that enables its RomaxDesigner and RomaxWind product design and simulation software to inte... (posted 2012-12-10)


Ruland Offers Diverse Servo Couplings Line
Ruland Manufacturing Co., Inc. manufactures a diverse line of servo couplings to provide solutions for applications such as stepper and s... (posted 2012-12-10)


Boston Gear Introduces 700 Series Speed Reducers
A new line of Boston Gear 752 size worm gear speed reducers is now available with hollow output shafts in 5.25” center distance. Ou... (posted 2012-12-07)


Stafford Couplings Join Unsupported Shafts
A full line of rigid shaft couplings that come in a broad range of types, sizes, and materials for joining unsupported shafts in applicat... (posted 2012-12-06)


Bosch Rexroth Offers Hydrostatic Travel Drives
With output torques from 600 to 1,300 kNm and a dual motor configuration, Hydrotrac GFT-N hydrostatic travel drives from Rexroth allow fa... (posted 2012-12-04)


Aerotech Offers CADFusion
CADFusion bridges the gap between part drawings and motion control. Users need only import a vector-based DXF drawing into this easy-to-u... (posted 2012-12-03)


Metronix Launches Servomotor Drive Line
Metronix recently launched a family of intelligent servomotor drives offering machine builders a platform to boost the performance of aut... (posted 2012-11-30)


Pittman Releases Motor Catalog
Pittman Motors, a brand of AMETEK Precision Motion Control, introduces a new DC brush and brushless motor catalog, available on request. ... (posted 2012-11-29)


Bishop Wisecarver Launches QuickTrak Line
Bishop-Wisecarver has announced the launch of its QuickTrak line, a family of modular linear guide components and sub-assemblies that hel... (posted 2012-11-27)


Bosch Rexroth Offers Hydraulic Drive System
Rugged, reliable and versatile, the Hägglunds TADS hydraulic drive system from Bosch Rexroth is a powerful, self-contained drive pac... (posted 2012-11-26)


Zero Max Offers Custom Variable Speed Drives
Zero-Max designs, manufactures and assembles Custom Variable Speed Drives that meter and dispense seed and fertilizer guided by global po... (posted 2012-11-21)


Maxon Introduces New DC Drives Product Line
Maxon Motors introduces a new product line of innovative brushed DC motors, planetary gearheads and encoders. These are high performance ... (posted 2012-11-20)


KHM Clutches Offer New Off Road Standards
GKN Stromag's KHM clutches transfer high torque in a compact design and have a high heat capacity to accelerate high mass moments of ... (posted 2012-11-19)


Custom Gaskets Match Fluid Handling Requirements
Custom manufactured gaskets and seals that are engineered to match critical OEM fluid handling requirements and die cut to precise specif... (posted 2012-11-16)


Steinmeyer Releases High Precision Micro Stage
Steinmeyer, Inc. announced a new high precision micro stage, the MT 196LM series. Available in two travel options, of either 100 mm or 20... (posted 2012-11-15)


Igus Releases Fire Retardant Plain Bearing
Igus has released a new polymer plain bearing that is fire retardant and classified according to UL94 with V0 standards. Iglide GV0 has e... (posted 2012-11-13)


AutomationDirect Releases SureStop Dual Shaft Motors
AutomationDirect has expanded the line of SureStep motion control products. Stepping motors in standard NEMA sizes (17, 23, & 34) now... (posted 2012-11-12)


Stober Introduces EZF Servomotor
Stober Drives, Inc. of Maysville, Kentucky has introduced its EZF/PY hollow-bore pipe drive into its new product line. Only a few manufac... (posted 2012-11-09)


Smalley Launches Metric Hoopster Retaining Rings
Smalley Steel Ring Company recently announced the launch of the new Metric Hoopster Retaining Rings. The new Metric Hoopster Retaining Ri... (posted 2012-11-08)


Haydon Kerk Offers Ball Guide Screw
Haydon Kerk Motion Solutions, a brand of AMETEK Precision Motion Control, introduces the latest addition to the new BGS (Ball Guide Screw... (posted 2012-11-07)


Bosch Rexroth Develops Drive Solution
Providing the greatest possible traction in difficult conditions while retaining optimal energy efficiency can be conflicting when develo... (posted 2012-11-06)


Applimotion Offers Custom High Torque Gearmotors
Applimotion introduces custom gearmotors for your high torque low speed and low profile applications. The assemblies combine precision ge... (posted 2012-11-05)


Kollmorgen Delivers Components for Electric Motorcycle
VT BOLT, Virginia Tech University’s entry to the 2012 all-electric TTXGP is a 100 percent electric racing motorcycle driven by a l... (posted 2012-11-03)


Advanced Machine Announces Pneumatic Rod Locks
Advanced Machine & Engineering Co., a manufacturer of stand-alone and NFPA cylinder mount pneumatic rod locks since 1994, has now int... (posted 2012-11-01)


Mitsubishi Electric Upgrades Inverters
Mitsubishi Electric has upgraded the FR-F700-EC range of inverters with a number of functions that meet the specific needs of water and p... (posted 2012-10-31)


Acculube Distributes New Bio-Based Lubricants
Acculube, distributor for Castrol, Exxon Mobil, and other leading global brands of industrial fluids, has been appointed one of just a fe... (posted 2012-10-29)


Romax Releases Gearbox Design Package
Romax Technology, a gearbox, bearing and driveline engineering specialist, has launched a new design software package that will increase ... (posted 2012-10-26)


Altra Brands Exhibit at Power Gen 2012
Altra Industrial Motion brands Ameridrives Couplings, Formsprag Clutch and Marland Clutch are exhibiting their latest product lines in bo... (posted 2012-10-26)


Zero Max Improves Clamp Style Hub Design
Zero-Max ServoClass couplings now feature improved clamp style hub design for handling larger shafts and higher torque. ServoClass coupli... (posted 2012-10-26)


BellowsTech Assembly Heads Toward Space Station
By helping to maintain cryogenic temperatures as low as -95°C, BellowsTech, LLC edge welded metal bellows have become a trusted, reli... (posted 2012-10-25)


SKF Introduces Range of Roller and Engineered Chain Solutions
SKF introduces an extensive range of roller and engineered chain solutions ideally suited to meet the demanding requirements of power tra... (posted 2012-10-23)


Maxon Introduces DC Drives Line
Maxon Motor, a provider of high-precision drives up to 500 Watts, is launching a new range of DC drives on November 13, 2012. This all-ne... (posted 2012-10-22)


Aerotech Adds EtherCAT to Automation Platform
Aerotech announces the addition of EtherCAT to the A3200 Integrated Automation platform that offers motion control, PLC, and I/O in a sin... (posted 2012-10-19)


Pittman Introduces CAD Models for DC Brush Motors
Pittman Motors, a division of AMETEK Precision Motion Control, has introduced configurable DC motor 3-D model downloads.The 3-D model sys... (posted 2012-10-18)


Cimcool Offers Hybrid Fluid Technology for Automotive Industry
Cimcool Fluid Technology has announced the release of a new lubricant technology for machining and grinding of hard metals. These new Cim... (posted 2012-10-17)


Nexen Releases Compact Harmonic Gearhead
Nexen Group, Inc. has announced what it believes to be the industry’s shortest and most compact automation gearhead. The new Nexen ... (posted 2012-10-16)


Kollmorgen AKD BASIC Customizes Machine Performance
Kollmorgen introduces AKD BASIC servo drives.  These Ethernet-based drives feature an integrated single axis motion controller, enab... (posted 2012-10-16)


Amacoil and Uhing Announce Flange Detection System
Amacoil/Uhing has announced that their FA Flange Detection System has been reengineered for simpler operation and now utilizes laser sens... (posted 2012-10-12)


J. W. Winco Adds Threaded Set Collars
J.W. Winco, Inc., a supplier of standard industrial machine components, announced it now offers series GN 706.3 Threaded Set Collars, in ... (posted 2012-10-11)


Altra Exhibits Braking Technologies at Tidal Summit
Altra Industrial Motion brands Wichita Clutch and Twiflex Ltd. will be exhibiting their state-of-the-art braking technologies at this yea... (posted 2012-10-10)


Martin Sprocket and Gear Highlights Plastic Capabilities
Martin Sprocket & Gear, Inc. is not only a producer of traditional power transmission products, material handling systems and compone... (posted 2012-10-09)


Automation Direct Expands SureStep Line
AutomationDirect has expanded the line of SureStep motion control products. Stepping motors in standard NEMA sizes (17, 23, & 34) now... (posted 2012-10-08)


Steinmeyer Releases High Precision Micro Stage
Steinmeyer, Inc. recently announced a new high precision micro stage, the MT 196LM series. Available in two travel options, of either 100... (posted 2012-10-05)


PI Releases Piezoelectric Motor Catalog
PI, a manufacturer of piezo positioning equipment has released a new catalog on piezoelectric motors. The 70 page brochure covers three... (posted 2012-10-04)


Dunkermotor Releases Linear Motors and Actuators Catalog
Dunkermotor, now part of Ametek Precision Motion Control, has released its first ServoTube linear motors and actuators catalog with techn... (posted 2012-10-02)


Complete CNC Machining Package From Techno
New Hyde Park, NY - Techno, Inc. Education Systems is proud to announce that they now offer a complete CNC Skills Training Package that... (posted 2012-09-28)


Beckhoff Releases AM8000 Servomotor Series
In order to greatly simplify cabling efforts for high-performance servo motors, Beckhoff Automation has released the new AM8000 servomoto... (posted 2012-09-26)


Haydon Kerk Introduces BGS04 Linear Rail System
Haydon Kerk Motion Solutions, a division of AMETEK Precision Motion Control, introduces the BGS04 Linear Rail System—the first mode... (posted 2012-09-25)


Igus Offers Heavy Duty Pivot Bushing
Igus has launched a new, heavy-duty plastic bushing that can withstand radial loads up to 11,023 pounds per square inch. igus injection-m... (posted 2012-09-07)


Steinmeyer Offers Hybrid Ball Screw Options
Steinmeyer, Inc. recently announced another option to its standard line of precision ball screw products: hybrid ball screws using cerami... (posted 2012-09-06)


Baldor Introduces Dodge Type EXL Bearings
Baldor Electric Company introduces the new Dodge Type EXL tapered roller bearing that provides both misalignment and expansion capability... (posted 2012-09-05)


Zero-Max Adds Single and Double Disc Coupling Sizes
A new single and double disc coupling size has been added to the popular Zero-Max ServoClass coupling line. The addition of the SD025R an... (posted 2012-09-04)


Rubber Disc Return Rollers Offer Smooth, True Operation
Rubber Disc Return Rollers from Elite Roller Manufacturing feature four tapered roller bearings (two in each hub) for smooth, true operat... (posted 2012-08-31)


Pittman Offers Full Range of DC Micromotors
Pittman Motors, a division of AMETEK/Precision Motion Control, offers high-performance slotless brushless DC motors for medical applicati... (posted 2012-08-30)


Baldor Expands DC Motor Line
Baldor Electric Company now offers customers the widest variety of permanent magnet and wound field industrial DC motors in the world.&nb... (posted 2012-08-29)


Bosch Rexroth Optimizes Wind Turbine Gearboxes
The competitive pressure as well as the pricing pressure in the wind energy industry is mounting. If the sector wants to continue to expa... (posted 2012-08-27)


SKF ConCentra SYAF Roller Bearings Offer Unique Mounting System
New SKF ConCentra SYAF roller bearing units introduce ready-to-mount and highly reliable solutions for conveyors exposed to harsh operati... (posted 2012-08-24)


Rexroth Drives Keep London in Motion
Rexroth drives keep the giant Ferris wheel of the London Eye turning and they actuate the opening mechanism for Tower Bridge and they rai... (posted 2012-08-23)


Nord Drivesystems Utilize Gear Motors for Aggregates Unit
The IECS Company, specializing in the manufacture, assembly, and maintenance of quarry and sand pits equipments has chosen Nord gear moto... (posted 2012-08-22)


Schunk Releases Rotary Module
The new ERS rotary module from Schunk is the successor of the proven STM module. Compact dimensions, and a center hole for cable feed-thr... (posted 2012-08-21)


IMTS Preview: ABB Robotics
ABB Robotics will feature a unique set of robotic automation demos, highlighting products, systems and technology designed to increase ma... (posted 2012-08-20)


Pepperl and Fuchs Modules Improve Productivity
Pepperl+Fuchs introduces three new G11 Series AS-Interface I/O Modules. The first two modules offer two analog outputs each; one for 0-20... (posted 2012-08-17)


Siemens Releases RobotExpert Software
The use of robots is expanding rapidly in a variety of industries. More and more tasks that were previously carried out by human beings a... (posted 2012-08-16)


Cerus Offers Start-Stop Controls
Cerus Industrial, Inc. announces the most advanced industrial motor start/stop controls in the industry - with features that simplify ins... (posted 2012-08-15)


Haydon Kerk Offers Customized Nut Designs for Motion Control Applications
Haydon Kerk Motion Solutions, a unit of AMETEK/Precision Motion Control, offers customized nut designs for high-end... (posted 2012-08-14)


Maxon Encoder Technology Aboard Curiosity
The new Mars rover Curiosity ended its six month long journey to Mars with a successful landing on August 6th 2012. As everything went ac... (posted 2012-08-10)


Sakor Offers Turn-Key Dynamometer Test Cells
Sakor Technologies, Inc. provides complete turn-key test cells for engine, powertrain, and component testing. At the heart of each t... (posted 2012-08-09)


IMTS Preview: Mobil Industrial Lubricants
ExxonMobil Lubricants and Petroleum Specialties, a division of Exxon Mobil Corporation ("ExxonMobil"), will showcase its range ... (posted 2012-08-08)


Oriental Offers AC Motor Technologies
AC Motors have a long history as a motor of choice for many design engineers and machine builders. However over time, newer technologies ... (posted 2012-08-07)


Maxon Releases Right Angle Gearheads
Maxon recently announced the release of the 22 mm and 32 mm right angle gearheads. These compact, lightweight and high tor... (posted 2012-08-06)


Inductive Proximity Sensors Offer Flexibility
Pepperl+Fuchs NRB/NRN Series Inductive Proximity Sensors with reduction factor 1 are capable of detecting every kind of metal at the same... (posted 2012-08-01)


Kollmorgen Releases Stepper Solutions Catalog
Kollmorgen's new Stepper Solutions Catalog details the features, benefits and specifications of Kollmorgen's complete range of st... (posted 2012-07-31)


Suhner Offers Flexible Shafts
So you need to transmit a rotary motion where no straight line is possible? Or, you need to allow for some uncontrollable misalignment?&n... (posted 2012-07-27)


BellowsTech Offers Online Store
BellowsTech edge welded bellows are now available for purchase online. With AM350 alloy material and end plates, BellowsTech is offe... (posted 2012-07-26)


Kistler Announces Piezoelectric Force Sensors and Accelerometers
Kistler, a supplier of precision sensors, systems and instrumentation for the dynamic measurement of pressure, force, torque and accelera... (posted 2012-07-23)


Aerotech Offers Sensor Fusion Device
Aerotech's Sensor Fusion is a 3U data acquisition device integrated with our Automation 3200 (A3200) motion controller to provide pre... (posted 2012-07-20)


Dunkermotor Releases Wormetary Gearmotor Configuration
To meet the needs of OEMs requiring a high torque, low output speed non-backdrivable gearmotor without sacrificing energy efficiency, Dun... (posted 2012-07-19)


Revolvo Offers Split Roller Bearings for Harsh Environments
The advantages provided by split roller bearings in delivering greatly reduced downtime compared to solid bearings are well documented: s... (posted 2012-07-18)


Maxon Motors Launch into Outer Space
The flawless launch of the SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket on May 22, 2012 is another successful step for Maxon Motor AG in the use of high p... (posted 2012-07-17)


QBC Releases Induction Heater
A new portable Betex 22 ELD induction heater from Quality Bearings and Components (QBC) designed for heating  bearings, pulleys... (posted 2012-07-16)


R+W Offers EKZ Intermediate Spacers
Servomax elastomer couplings from R+W feature a specially calibrated polyurethane insert, which is preloaded between precision machined d... (posted 2012-07-13)


MDT Offers Gear Tooth Sensors
MultiDimension Technology Co., Ltd. (MDT) recently announced the first Tunneling Magnetoresistance (TMR) gear tooth sensors for indu... (posted 2012-07-12)


IBE Leads to Energy Savings from Baldor
A mining operation located in the southeastern United States was expanding their facility, but due to limited capital, had to build it ... (posted 2012-07-12)


Zero-Max Offers High Torque Couplings
Customized high torque CD couplings up to 20 inches in diameter handling 78,000 Nm peak torque are now available from Zero-Max. Available... (posted 2012-07-11)


GAM Introduces SPH Series
GAM Gear, LLC (GAM Enterprises, Inc.) introduces the SPH series inline planetary gearbox.  Featuring helical gearing, the SPH brings... (posted 2012-07-10)


Sprint Electric Offers New Control Concept
Sprint Electric in cooperation with their U.S. partner Bardac introduce an entirely new concept in control for drives and systems called ... (posted 2012-07-09)


Techno Introduces CNC Router
Techno, Inc. has introduced the New HDS Series CNC Router, a precision cutting system. Developed by Techno's engineering and manufact... (posted 2012-07-09)


Siemens Introduces Sitrans FC430
Siemens Industry Automation Division introduces the next generation of Coriolis flow measurement technology with the Sitrans FC430 digita... (posted 2012-07-06)


Motion Industries Catalog Available Online
Motion Industries, a leading distributor of industrial maintenance, repair, and operation (MRO) replacement parts, has announced that the... (posted 2012-07-05)


Rexnord Launches Mobile Bearing Application
Rexnord recently launched Bearing Mobile Pro, its new iPhone app, to allow customers and distributors easier and more available access to... (posted 2012-07-05)


IMTS Preview: Magnetic Products
Magnetic Products, Inc. (MPI), a worldwide provider of both magnetic and non-magnetic material handling solutions, will display a number ... (posted 2012-07-02)


SKF Stroboscope Facilitates Easy Inspection
The portable SKF TKRS 10 Stroboscope facilitates easy inspection of rotating or reciprocating machinery in a "flash" without st... (posted 2012-06-29)


Shaft Collar Clamps and Adjusts Without Tools
A new, lever-actuated shaft collar for non-rotary applications that is easy to remove and requires no tools, making it suitable for autom... (posted 2012-06-27)


Haydon Kerk Expands Manufacturing Capabilities
Haydon Kerk Motion Solutions, a division of AMETEK/Precision Motion Control, announces the expansion of their manufacturing capabilities ... (posted 2012-06-26)


Pepperl+Fuchs Introduces Absolute Encoders
Pepperl+Fuchs introduces CVM42H CANopen Multi-Turn Absolute Encoders.  These encoders feature a stainless steel housing, flange and ... (posted 2012-06-25)


Bodine Provides Variable Speed Control for Motors
The new type ABL-3906C low voltage brushless DC stock controls from Bodine Electric Company provide variable speed control for low voltag... (posted 2012-06-22)


SKF Extends Explorer Bearing Line
SKF has extended the growing family of the SKF Explorer performance class bearings product line to encompass the range of newly upgraded ... (posted 2012-06-21)


Aerotech Offers Rotary Stages for Tight Spaces
Aerotech's MPS-GR series rotary stages provide accurate, repeatable positioning in a miniature, low profile and economical package. A... (posted 2012-06-20)


New Sharpshooter Fluid Dispensing System for the Hard to Reach Spots
In some automated assembly or machine lubrication applications it is sometimes difficult to get near the point that needs the fluid or lu... (posted 2012-06-20)


Durst Supplies Turning Gear for Nuclear Power Plant
The Durst division of Regal Beloit Corporation has shipped its second model TG 80/125 turbine turning gear as part of the ongoing expansi... (posted 2012-06-19)


ABB Introduces New Six-Axis Robot
ABB Robotics has introduced the IRB 120T, a faster version its smallest ever multipurpose 6-axis robot, first introduced in the Fall of 2... (posted 2012-06-15)


Parker Demonstrates PTS at Windpower 2012
Parker Hannifin Corporation demonstrated its Parker Tracking System (PTS) at the AWEA Windpower 2012 exhibition. The system tracks OEM h... (posted 2012-06-13)


Maxon EC 90 Equipped with MILE Encoder
The ultra slim design of Maxon's EC 90 flat motor is now equipped with a MILE encoder. MILE (Maxon's Inductive Little Encoder) is... (posted 2012-06-12)


Zetasassi TA Type Chain Tensioners Improve Performance
The Zetasassi TA type chain tensioners from QTC improve performance in industrial automation applications by keeping constant tension in&... (posted 2012-06-11)


Metronix Offers New Servo Drive Family
Metronix  has launched a range of servo drives for precision motion control that can boost performance and slash system building cos... (posted 2012-06-11)


Cyclone Effect Extends Filter Lifetime
The new developed In Line Filter (LEN) by Rexroth offers significantly improved performance. A new design, using the cyclone effect in th... (posted 2012-06-08)


Siemens Offers Security Upgrades in Automation
Siemens Industry Automation has announced new versions of its Simatic NET CP 343-1 Advanced and Simatic NET CP 443-1 components with inte... (posted 2012-06-07)


Baldor Introduces Dodge Disc Coupling
Baldor Electric Company introduces the new Dodge Disc coupling, a solution for pumping applications in the oil and gas industry. The prod... (posted 2012-06-06)


IMTS Preview: Rollon USA
Rollon USA has launched the ELM series of linear units, the first in the company's new family of Actuatorline products. The ELM ... (posted 2012-06-05)


Bishop-Wisecarver Launches the Radial Wheel
Bishop-Wisecarver Corporation recently announced the launch of its latest addition to the MadeWell product line. The Radial Wheel is... (posted 2012-06-04)


Setra Offers Industrial Pressure Sensing Technology at Sensors Expo
Setra Systems, Inc., a global designer and manufacturer of pressure measurement instrumentation for industrial, test and measurement... (posted 2012-06-01)


New Needle Roller Pressbearings from QBC Are Self-Aligning
A new series of inch and metric needle roller pressbearings from Quality Bearings & Components - QBC are self-clinching and self-alig... (posted 2012-05-31)


AutomationDirect Adds Proximity Sensors
AutomationDirect's line of round bodied stainless steel inductive proximity sensors now include 3-wire NPN output versions in 8, 12, ... (posted 2012-05-30)


Techno Releases Educational CNC Machines and Curricula
Techno's newly revised eight-page educational brochure, Educational CNC Machines and Curricula, the H803, contains information on sta... (posted 2012-05-25)


Haydon Kerk Releases Stepper Motor Linear Actuator
Haydon Kerk Motion Solutions, a global manufacturer of linear motion products, announces the release of the integrated Size 17 "capt... (posted 2012-05-24)


Durst Introduces Compact Two-Pump Drive
Durst has announced the latest technical innovation in the company's next-generation line of hydraulic pump drives. The model 2PD05 f... (posted 2012-05-23)


Maxon Offers Spindle Drive for DC Motors
Maxon's newest product for converting rotary motion into powerful linear motion. The GP16 precision spindle combined with a DC motor ... (posted 2012-05-21)


CCS Series Rotary Stages Lower Cost of Ownership
Aerotech's CCS series rotary stages (patent pending) with integrated captured collet chucks provide automated material handling capab... (posted 2012-05-18)


Stage Delivers Compact Stability
PI's new M-687 motorized microscope XY stage for inverted microscopes is more compact and stable than traditional computer controllab... (posted 2012-05-17)


Bauer Supplies Gear Motors for Bridge Construction
Russky Island is located just off of Vladivostok, Russia, with the Eastern Bosphorous strait separating the island from the Muravyov-Amur... (posted 2012-05-16)


Baldor Offers Complete Line of AC Motors
Baldor Electric Company now offers customers in North America access to the most complete line of large AC motors in the world from a sin... (posted 2012-05-15)


Rollon Enters Actuator Marketplace with New Product Line
Rollon USA has announced that it will be entering the actuator marketplace and launching a complete new line of products at this yea... (posted 2012-05-14)


Sakor Dynamometers Engineered for Low Power Applications
Sakor Technologies, Inc. recently introduced the MicroDyne series of small motoring dynamometers. Suitable for a wide range of autom... (posted 2012-05-11)


Ondrives Introduces Removable Top Linear Shaft Supports
Ondrives US Corporation announces removable top low profile linear shaft supports. Top loading offers easier assembly and re-alignment of... (posted 2012-05-10)


Marsh Bellofram Introduces Monitoring Solutions
Marsh Bellofram Corporation, a member of the Bellofram Group of Companies, has introduced the King-Gage LP3 Marine System, a complete tan... (posted 2012-05-09)


Zero-Max Offers ETP Express Bushings
ETP Express (Model R Stainless Steel) keyless shaft locking bushings feature high torque capacity. They are suitable for locking into pos... (posted 2012-05-07)


Heidenhain Releases Compact Angle Encoder
Distinguishing itself by its flat design, no integral bearing and very small scanning head, Heidenhain's newest angle encoder is now ... (posted 2012-05-04)


Graphalloy Bushings Provide Solution for Oil Field Applications
Graphalloy wear rings and bushings from Graphite Metallizing Corporation provide performance superior to standard metal stationary and ro... (posted 2012-05-03)


Trelleborg Offers Sealing Solutions for Oil and Gas Industry
With 50 years of experience in oil & gas sealing applications, Trelleborg Sealing Solutions is making it easier for oil & gas eng... (posted 2012-05-01)


Wittenstein Welcomes New Generation of Inline Gearboxes
Experience the faces of a new generation of gearboxes with the LP+ Generation 3 from Wittenstein. This new precision gearhead sets new st... (posted 2012-04-30)


Sercos Offers Machine Integration and Systems Networking
The first practical results of the machinery initiative, which was launched jointly by Sercos International, ODVA, and OPC Foundation in ... (posted 2012-04-27)


Bellows Couplings Offer Accuracy and Repeatability
Bellows couplings from Ruland Manufacturing offer a high degree of accuracy and repeatability for renewable solar energy applications inc... (posted 2012-04-26)


Hansen Extends Gearbox Product Offering
Industrial gear unit specialist Hansen Industrial Transmissions (HIT), acquired by Sumitomo Heavy Industries (SHI) Ltd. in March 2011, re... (posted 2012-04-25)


Cone Drive Launches Configuration Program
Cone Drive Gearing Solutions has recently launched the new Series E and Series LE planetary servo gearhead drawing configuration program-... (posted 2012-04-24)


Lee Offers Ready-to-Mount Linear Systems
Lee Linear, a manufacturer of linear motion components, offers a variety of combinations of individual shafts and rail components.&n... (posted 2012-04-23)


Haydon Kerk Introduces Stepper Motor Drive System
Haydon Kerk Motion Solutions, a global manufacturer of linear motion products, announces the release of the DCM4826X stepper motor drive ... (posted 2012-04-19)


Heavy Duty Traverse Drives Double Pitch Accuracy
Amacoil/Uhing has upgraded their large sizes of RG traverse drives by adding a 100-notch scale to the pitch adjustment control. Whereas t... (posted 2012-04-18)


Nano-Positioning System Provides Complex 3-D Structures
Piezo nano-positioning systems specialist Physik Instrumente (PI) provides a three-axis nano-positioning stage that is employed in a... (posted 2012-04-17)


AutomationDirect Introduces CTT Series
The new CTT series multi-function devices are easily configured for operation as a digital counter, timer, combination timer/counter, or ... (posted 2012-04-13)


Mach III Adds to SensiFlex Line
Mach III Clutch, Inc. announces that nineteen new models have been added to their patented SensiFlex line of tension control clutches and... (posted 2012-04-12)


Victrex Increases Lifetime of Sliding Bushing in Water Pump
Automobile manufacturers are feeling the pressures of obtaining improved fuel economy and lowering maintenance costs for owners. One solu... (posted 2012-04-11)


Cicoil Offers Flexible Cables for Oil Drilling Operations
Cicoil's Highly Flexible Silicone Cables are designed for extreme temperatures (-65 °C to +260 °C), punishing weather and&nbs... (posted 2012-04-10)


A1C Series Couplings Provide Precise Machine Operation
The continuous improvement practices at Zero-Max have produced a new series of couplings. The CD Coupling-Series A1C are designed for tod... (posted 2012-04-09)


Metallized Carbon Corporation Offers Carbon-Graphite Blanks
Metallized Carbon Corporation offers machinable, resin impregnated, carbon-graphite blanks for companies that need to machine mechanical ... (posted 2012-04-06)


Siemens Enhances PLM Software with Active Workspace
Siemens PLM Software, a business unit of the Siemens Industry Automation Division and a global provider of product lifecycle management (... (posted 2012-04-05)


Igus Rod End Bearings Offer Versatility
Igus now offers its igubal K-Series rod end bearings in a clip version with different ball materials.  The new clip-in feature makes... (posted 2012-04-03)


Heidenhain Encoders Protect Against Contamination
The new absolute LC 115 and LC 415 sealed linear encoders from Heidenhain are now available for use on machines with measuring lengths up... (posted 2012-04-02)


QBC Offers Flanged Sleeve Bearings
A new series of 44 Frelon lined flanged sleeve bearings in inch and metric sizes from Quality Bearings and Components (QBC) are desi... (posted 2012-03-30)


TB Wood's Offers Coupling Catalog
TB Wood's has recently expanded its eCatalog to include Sure-Flex, Dura-Flex and Form-Flex (FSH & HSH) couplings. The enhanced on... (posted 2012-03-29)


Bosch Rexroth Releases CNC Training Software
The IndraMotion MTX micro Trainer from Bosch Rexroth gives machine operators the ability to simulate, develop, test and transfer CNC prog... (posted 2012-03-28)


HD Mini CNC Router Offers Affordable Work Platform
Techno, Inc. CNC Routers introduces the new HD Mini CNC Router, a new precision cutting system. Developed by a team of engineers using gl... (posted 2012-03-27)


Technosoft Develops High Power Servo Drive
Technosoft has released the  iPOS3604 VX — a new addition to the iPOS family of intelligent servo drives... (posted 2012-03-26)


Haydon Kerk Customizes Linear Rail System
Haydon Kerk Motion Solutions customizes linear motion systems for just about any application. One example is a precision linear rail... (posted 2012-03-23)


Kistler Announces New Calibration Services for Sensors
Kistler,  a worldwide supplier of precision sensors, systems and instrumentation for the dynamic measurement of pressure, force, to... (posted 2012-03-22)


Liebherr Introduces Plug-In Gearbox Series
In the first half of 2011 Liebherr successfully introduced a new series-produced range of slewing gearboxes. Now, the company h... (posted 2012-03-21)


All Metric Offers Threaded Rods
All Metric Small Parts (aMsp), a provider of metric hardware components, has announced the availability of 20 off-the-shelf metric DIN 97... (posted 2012-03-19)


Cicoil Offers Silicone Cables for Wind Applications
Cicoil's Highly Flexible Silicone Cables are designed for continuous motion and harsh weather conditions. Suitable in windmill t... (posted 2012-03-16)


Siemens Shortens Delivery Time on Servomotors
Siemens Industry, Inc. is renewing its customer pledge to manufacture and deliver its popular line of Simotics 1FK7 servomotors in shorte... (posted 2012-03-15)


Heidenhain Offers Sturdy Rotary Encoder
In robotics and automation technology, rotary encoders and resolvers serve on servo drives as feedback systems for position and speed con... (posted 2012-03-14)


Stafford Offers Line of Plastic Hinged Collars
A new line of plastic hinged collars that offer a convenient way to attach a tube or pipe to a surface, or something else to a tube or pi... (posted 2012-03-09)


Rexnord Offers New Options for Falk Gear Drives
Rexnord Corporation announces it is now offering an inching drive option for the Falk V-Class gear drive... (posted 2012-03-08)


Safety Controller Software Available from Omron STI
Omron Scientific Technologies Inc. is offering to select customers' free G9SP software for purchases of G9SP Programmable Safety Cont... (posted 2012-03-07)


Darali Cycloidal Drive Offers Unique Advantages
Backed by ISO-9002 certified manufacturing, Darali Cycloidal Drive has the unique advantage of high efficiency, compactness, simple maint... (posted 2012-03-06)


Ogura Releases Pneumatic Style Caliper Brake
With the continued interest in caliper brakes in both electric and hydraulic styles, some Ogura customers have also requested that Ogura ... (posted 2012-03-06)


Tolomatic Releases High Force Linear Actuator
Tolomatic's unique IMA55 high-force servo linear actuator is now available with an optional roller screw that boosts its thrust capab... (posted 2012-03-05)


BEI Offers Hall Effect Sensor
BEI Sensors' new Model 9960 Hall effect rotary position sensor is available in numerous standard configurations with fast, one week d... (posted 2012-03-02)


Zero-Max Expands Torque Limiter Line
Zero-Max, Inc. recently announced the expansion of its Torque Limiter product line to include very large models for handling up to 3... (posted 2012-03-01)


TB Wood's Offers Belt Drive Solutions
The TB Wood's Engineering Belt Drives Group is a value added resource to its customers. Engineering support activities include evalua... (posted 2012-02-29)


RSF Releases Slim Linear Encoders
RSF Elektronic, represented by Heidenhain Corporation, has released the new slim profile linear encoder series MSA 700 and 800 tailor-mad... (posted 2012-02-28)


Ruland Offers Low Inertia Disc Couplings
Ruland offers both single and double disc style couplings for highly accurate systems found in industries such as test and measurement, m... (posted 2012-02-27)


Renold Couplings Prevent Costly Excavations
When a large equipment manufacturer needed a long term solution to protect against costly coupling failure on their excavators, they turn... (posted 2012-02-24)


Nord Offers Drive Technology Advancements
In the food and beverage industry and in pharmaceutical production, washdown design is a must for machine and production facilities. Peri... (posted 2012-02-23)


Website Offers Automated Design Approach
Cobham Technical Services has launched a new website to help engineers understand the contribution that finite element analysis (FEA) sof... (posted 2012-02-22)


Mayr Provides Maintenance-Free Brakes for Wind Turbines
The application of safety brakes in wind turbine pitch drives requires extremely conscientious dimensioning and precise knowledge of brak... (posted 2012-02-21)


Encoders Minimize Motor Build Length
Meeting the motor industry's needs for a thin and robust rotary encoder for tight spaces is Leine and Linde's introduction o... (posted 2012-02-20)


Kurt Hydraulics Couplings Handle More Applications
Kurt Hydraulics full line of W-Style couplings is compatible with low pressure braided hoses and high pressure spiral hoses. Handling mor... (posted 2012-02-17)


Cone Drive Launches Series LE
Cone Drive Gearing Solutions has recently launched the new Series LE planetary servo gearhead to add to its AccuDrive line of products. T... (posted 2012-02-16)


Manual Rotary Stage Added to OASIS Line
George Products Company, Inc. has announced the addition of a Manual Rotary Stage to their OASIS product line. The OASIS i... (posted 2012-02-15)


Atlanta Drive Expands Rack and Pinion Systems
Atlanta Drive Systems, Inc. recently announced an expansion of their range of Precision Planetary Rack and Pinion Drive Systems.&nbs... (posted 2012-02-09)


Lee Linear Focuses on Service and Value
Lee Linear, a manufacturer of linear motion components, works closely with a trusted network of distributors to deliver reliable service ... (posted 2012-02-08)


Igus Redesigns E6 Energy Chain
Igus has redesigned its System E6 Energy Chain cable carrier best known for its robust, low-vibration and low-noise operation. The second... (posted 2012-02-07)


Kistler Introduces Charge Amplifier
Kistler North America, a worldwide supplier of precision sensors, systems and instrumentation for the dynamic measurement of pressure, fo... (posted 2012-02-06)


Technosoft Expands Intelligent Drives
The iPOS line of highly flexible Technosoft intelligent drives has been expanded with a new, micro-sized pluggable servo drive: iPOS3602 ... (posted 2012-02-03)


Numerik Jena Offers Non-Magnetic Encoders for High Magnetic Field Environments
Known for its high quality, long-lasting miniature scales and small profile scanning units, Numerik Jena now offers a line of encoders th... (posted 2012-02-02)


Haydon Kerk Updates Linear Actuator
Haydon Kerk Motion Solutions, a manufacturer of linear motion products, has released a new version of the popular 36 mm G4 linear actuato... (posted 2012-01-31)


Water Cooled Brakes Provide Accurate Torque Control
Wichita Clutch has developed a new dual action head assembly for their line of AquaMaKKs water cooled brakes that provides both failsafe ... (posted 2012-01-30)


Marsh Bellofram Introduces Air Pressure Series
The Precision Controls Division (PCD) of Marsh Bellofram Corporation has announced the global market introduction of the Type 41 high-per... (posted 2012-01-26)


Cone Drive Launches Selection Program
Cone Drive Gearing Solutions has recently launched a new online servo gear head selection program-AccuMate. With AccuMate, engineering pr... (posted 2012-01-25)


Drive Nut Provides Backlash-Free Linear Motion
As a design alternative to screw-based linear drive systems, the Amacoil-Uhing Model RS4 drive nut provides backlash-free linear motion a... (posted 2012-01-23)


ETP Express Bushings Extend Load Capacity
Heavy duty models of the ETP Express keyless shaft bushings are now available in 20, 40 and 60 mm sizes. Available from Zero-Max, ETP Exp... (posted 2012-01-20)


Bosch Rexroth Outlines Hydraulic Solutions
Rexroth's Industrial Hydraulics division designs and manufactures high-performance components, high-productivity hydraulic power unit... (posted 2012-01-19)


Pittman 8540 Series Improves Power Density
Pittman 8540 Series brush-commutated DC motors are designed using the latest advancements in materials and manufacturing technology. This... (posted 2012-01-18)


Nord Gearmotors Offer Reliability for Rolling Mills
In recent years, Nord Drivesystems has been very active in the steel industry in China and India. Nord has supplied 2,500 geared motors t... (posted 2012-01-16)


Emerson Introduces New Coupling Catalog
Power Transmission Solutions, a business unit of Emerson Industrial Automation, introduces its new consolidated 300-page industrial coupl... (posted 2012-01-12)


Mach III Offers Industrial Friction Clutches
Mach III Clutch, Inc. recently announced a new spring engaged industrial friction clutches for torque transmission in the absence of... (posted 2012-01-11)


Kistler Introduces Additional Measuring Ranges for Joining Modules
Kistler, a worldwide supplier of precision sensors, systems and instrumentation for the dynamic measurement of pressure, force, torque an... (posted 2012-01-10)


ExxonMobil Releases Advanced Gear Lubricants
ExxonMobil Lubricants & Petroleum Specialties announced the introduction of its new lineup of high-performance, fully-synthetic indus... (posted 2012-01-09)


Birchwood Casey Offers Three New Coating Options
Three coating options for iron and steel components from Birchwood Casey provide corrosion protection while improving component appearanc... (posted 2012-01-06)


Kollmorgen Stepper Motors Improve Machine Performance
Kollmorgen's POWERMAX II series stepper motors, like most other Kollmorgen stepper motors, are now UL recognized. This enables O... (posted 2012-01-05)


Shaft Collars Available for Harsh Environments
A full line of 316 stainless steel shaft collars and rigid shaft couplings that resist harsh chemicals, solvents, detergents and salt wat... (posted 2012-01-04)