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Sercos Introduces Sercos III Real-Time Protocols During SPS IPC Drives 2016
At the recent SPS IPC Drives show, Sercos International, provider of the Sercos automation bus, offered presentations showing that Sercos... (posted 2016-12-30)


Viscotherm Rotodiff Gearbox Tester Lowers Energy Costs for Back-to-Back Gearbox Test Rigs
Viscotherm's Rotodiff solution enables back-to-back test rigs to run with a fraction of the turbine's power while allowing to tes... (posted 2016-12-29)


R+W Releases STB Safety Coupling
R+W brings heavy duty torque overload protection to dynamic precision applications with the new STB series safety coupling.  Featuri... (posted 2016-12-29)


KISSsoft Offers New Evaluations in Contact Analysis
The contact analysis is used for further noise and strength optimization. Based on the determination of tooth stiffness according to Webe... (posted 2016-12-28)


IKO's Miniature Bearing Line Available in Different Widths and Lengths
IKO's standard miniature bearings line is now available in rail widths from 1 mm to 25 mm with wide-bearing options as high as 42 mm.... (posted 2016-12-27)


Cortec Provides Environmentally Safe Corrosion Protection
Technological innovations have enabled Cortec Corporation to successfully replace hazardous synthetic chemicals with safe "green&quo... (posted 2016-12-23)


MMI Offers Stainless and Inconel Ring Seals
Michigan Manufacturing International (MMI) announced that it recently added new stainless steel and Inconel seal ring production to ... (posted 2016-12-22)


Huco Air Motors Bring Efficiency to Hazardous Application Areas
Huco Dynatork 3 air motors bring efficiency, performance and versatility to hazardous application areas. When you require a low cost, eff... (posted 2016-12-21)


Mayr Develops New Disengaging Torque Limiter
With their EAS-reverse, Mayr Power Transmission has developed a new, disengaging torque limiter on which all functional processes can be ... (posted 2016-12-20)


LM76 Offers FoodStream Pillow and Flange Blocks
FoodStream electrodeless nickel-plated pillow and flange blocks from LM76 are FDA/USDA/3A-Dairy compliant linear motion components. They ... (posted 2016-12-19)


Torque Systems Offers Family of Brush DC Motors
Torque Systems, a division of SL-MTI, has developed a high performance family of three new size 15 permanent magnet DC motors. They ... (posted 2016-12-16)


QuickSilver Controls Offers SilverMax Full 23 Direct Drive Series
QuickSilver Controls, Inc. recently announced its full range of NEMA 23 frame direct drive hybrid servo motors. Four stack sizes provide ... (posted 2016-12-15)


Rexnord Releases Bearing Installation Webinar
Rexnord recently released its new “Installing Your Bearings Right the First Time — 5 Tips for Success” webinar. This fr... (posted 2016-12-14)


Celera Motion Optira Encoders Provide PurePrecision Optical Technology
Smaller and smarter, the innovative MicroE Optira Series Encoders from Celera Motion is the only encoder in its class to provide a resolu... (posted 2016-12-14)


GWJ Technology Announces Updated Version of TBK 2014
GWJ Technology is pleased to announce the latest release of TBK 2014, the calculation software for gear manufacturing and mechanical engi... (posted 2016-12-13)


AutomationDirect Expands NITRA Pneumatics Solenoid Valves Series
AutomationDirect’s line of NITRA pneumatics now includes two additional series of valves and manifolds. The BVS-3 series modular so... (posted 2016-12-09)


R+W Releases STE Safety Coupling With Elastomer Connection
R+W has recently narrowed the gap between its classic precision and industrial drive safety couplings with the new STE series. Featuring ... (posted 2016-12-09)


Sensor Connection Expands Measurement and Control Instruments
The Sensor Connection a division of Harold G. Schaevitz Industries LLC, has expanded its line of measurement and control instrumentation ... (posted 2016-12-07)


Pittman Brush DC Motor Available in Three Lengths
Pittman, a business unit of Ametek Precision Motion Control, has announced the latest addition to its line of brush-commutated DC mo... (posted 2016-12-07)


Groschopp Offers Single-Phase Controls for Brushless DC Motors
Groschopp, Inc. has released single phase 120 VAC controls that are strategically designed to efficiently commutate power into standard 3... (posted 2016-12-02)


Zero-Max VRT Transmissions Dispense Seed and Fertilizer with Precise Metering Rates
Precise metering rates of seed and fertilizer in agricultural equipment is ensured with the latest model Zero-Max VRT Variable Ratio Tran... (posted 2016-12-01)


Oerlikon Offers Drive Technology at Bauma China
Oerlikon Drive Systems segment, with its two brands Oerlikon Graziano and Oerlikon Fairfield, displayed its latest high-tech solutions fo... (posted 2016-11-30)


Mitsubishi Electric Launches CNC Controller at SPS IPC Drives
The new Mitsubishi Electric C80 CNC CPU unit mounts alongside an iQ-R Series PLC’s existing module, allowing nanometer scale contro... (posted 2016-11-29)


Moog Releases Fan-Cooled, Brushless Servo Motors
Moog Industrial Group has released a new family of Fan-Cooled Brushless Servo Motors, further extending its broad selection of high perfo... (posted 2016-11-28)


JVL Introduces New Stepper Motor Series
JVL Industri Elektronik A/S, recently announced the development of its MIS23 series integrated step motors. This new motor family is base... (posted 2016-11-25)


Neugart Introduces Latest Compact Right-Angle Gearbox
Neugart USA introduces its new compact right-angle, flange-mounted WPLFE gearbox for applications with tight space constraints and powerf... (posted 2016-11-25)


J.W. Winco Offers Leveling Sets
J.W. Winco, Inc. announced it now has available GN 350.2 Steel Leveling Sets with Spherical Washer. The leveling sets, made from steel, ... (posted 2016-11-23)


KISSsoft Offers Drive System Analysis
In static system analysis, the deformation of the housing can be taken into account in the KISSsoft Release 03/2016, and therefore its ef... (posted 2016-11-22)


Steinmeyer Xi-Plus Ball Screws Meet High Demands of Machine Tool Applications
Steinmeyer recently introduced an enhancement to its precision ball screw line. Called Xi-Plus, this line features a  smoother racew... (posted 2016-11-21)


Amacoil Uhing Drive Nuts Run on Threadless Shaft
Amacoil-Uhing Model RS drive nuts provide smooth backlash-free linear motion in machine design. Unlike a screw, the RS drive nut runs on ... (posted 2016-11-18)


Miki Pulley Clutches Feature Zero-Backlash Design
Miki Pulley is introducing its 101 Electromagnetic Actuated Clutches for direct sale to OEM’s in North America. These 101 Clutches ... (posted 2016-11-17)


Power Electric Introduces Customized Hypoid Right Angle Gear Motors
Power Electric has developed a new right angle gear motor with hypoid gears in an all-in-one compact size. The hypoid gears bring distinc... (posted 2016-11-16)


Stafford Quick Release Clamp Suitable for Horizontal and Vertical Applications
A new line of low-cost quick release clamps for use as a clamp, stop, or spacer where ease of use and speed are important is being introd... (posted 2016-11-15)


Heidenhain Unveils New Hollow-Shaft Rotary Encoders at SPS IPC Drives Show
For the SPS IPC Drives 2016 trade show, Heidenhain is supplementing its existing program of inductive position encoders with it... (posted 2016-11-14)


J.W. Winco Offers Steel Horizontal Acting Toggle Clamps
J.W. Winco, Inc. recently announced it now offers GN 820.4 Steel Horizontal Acting Toggle Clamps with Safety Hook Latch, with Vertical Mo... (posted 2016-11-11)


AutomationDirect Adds Schmersal Control and Signaling Devices
AutomationDirect has added Schmersal IP69K-rated pushbuttons, selector switches and indicator lights. These control and signaling devices... (posted 2016-11-10)


Kilian Offers Powertrain Solutions for Automotive Applications
Kilian Manufacturing provides advanced machined race bearings and custom engineered powertrain components that are specifically designed ... (posted 2016-11-09)


Pittman Releases 32 Brushless Motors into E-Commerce
Pittman a business unit of AMETEK Precision Motion Control, has released the EC044A and EC042B Series brushless motors into its 24-Hour P... (posted 2016-11-07)


Voith Turbo Introduces the Hybrid Servo Punch Drive
Voith offered the HPD punch drive – the company's newest development in the field of punching and nibbling machines &... (posted 2016-11-04)


Stober Offers PS Two Speed Gearbox
The Maysville, Kentucky gearbox manufacturer has introduced a new gearbox for the machine tool industry. The PS Two Speed gearbox featur... (posted 2016-11-03)


Stafford Offers New Line of Micro-Positioning Shaft Collars
A new line of micro-positioning shaft collars for linear motion and other applications requiring precise and fully repeatable positioning... (posted 2016-11-02)


Steinmeyer Enhances Miniature Ball Screw Line
Steinmeyer recently introduced an enhancement to its miniature ball screw line called Optislite. This feature delivers lower friction tor... (posted 2016-11-01)


Moticont Offers Miniature Voice Coil Motor
The miniature Linear Voice Coil Motor, LVCM-022-013-01, from Moticont features a high force-to-weight ratio of 14.5 oz. (4.0 N) continuou... (posted 2016-10-31)


AutomationDirect Adds Small Timing Belts and Pulleys
AutomationDirect’s SureMotion line of motion control products now includes additional synchronous timing belts and pulleys for smal... (posted 2016-10-28)


OES Offers Clear Aperture Vertical Rotation Stage
The precision AR59-AV Motorized, 30 mm Clear Aperture Vertical Rotation Stage from Optimal Engineering Systems, Inc. (OES) features a 180... (posted 2016-10-27)


Pack Expo Preview: Kollmorgen
Kollmorgen will exhibit its innovative motion solutions at Pack Expo, November 6 - 9, 2016, at McCormick Place in Chicago. Visitors to bo... (posted 2016-10-26)


PI Offers High Speed Piezo Motion Stage
The new P-616 NanoCube XYZ piezo scanner is a redesign of PI’s successful P-611, 3D positioning stage. Now based on a parallel... (posted 2016-10-25)


Continental Introduces Synchrochain Carbon Belts at PTDA Industry Summit
Continental recently introduced Conti Synchrochain Carbon power transmission belts for a variety of applications and industries at the Po... (posted 2016-10-24)


J.W. Winco Releases Torque Limiting Knurled Knobs
J.W. Winco, Inc. has released GN 3663 Metric Size, Aluminum Torque Limiting Knurled Knobs with Steel Hub.These knurled knobs are used whe... (posted 2016-10-21)


Moog Introduces New Pitch Control Slip Ring for Wind Turbines
Moog Components Group Limited, a division of Moog Inc., has announced the introduction of a new pitch control slip ring. The EPA3 slip ri... (posted 2016-10-20)


R+W SP3 Bellows Coupling Added to High-Speed Lineup
Bellows couplings are well known in highly dynamic precision applications because of their continuous symmetry, high torsional rigidity, ... (posted 2016-10-19)


KISSsoft Determines Misalignment of Bevel Gears in Latest Update
The relative position of the pinion and the ring gear is critical in determining the wear patterns of bevel gears. To determine the bevel... (posted 2016-10-18)


Zero-Max Wind Turbine Torque Limiters Protect Against Peak Loads
Zero-Max Wind Turbine Torque Limiters protect wind turbine gearboxes and generators against peak loads, reversing torques, and grid short... (posted 2016-10-17)


Ruland Offers Metric Rigid Couplings with Step Bores
Ruland has expanded its line of rigid couplings to include metric sizes with step bores. This gives equipment manufacturers designing pre... (posted 2016-10-14)


AutomationDirect Expands Multi-Conductor Cable Line
AutomationDirect’s line of multi-conductor cables now includes additional 600 V and 300 V portable hard-usage service cord. Flexibl... (posted 2016-10-13)


BEI Kimco's Brushless Motors Meet Centrifuge Requirements
BEI Kimco has met the high performance motor requirements for laboratory centrifuge machines. Centrifuges are used in biology, chemistry ... (posted 2016-10-12)


Siemens Expands Servo Drive System for Geared Motor Applications
Siemens has expanded its extensive drive portfolio for servo applications to include the Simotics S-1FG1 servo geared motors, which are d... (posted 2016-10-11)


Zero-Max Wind Turbine Couplings Easily Handle Torque Spikes and Misalignment
Zero-Max Wind Turbine Couplings are now available as an upgrade replacement for existing wind turbines and for OEM applications.Proven an... (posted 2016-10-10)


Acuro AX73 Completes Hengstler's Range of ATEX-Rated Absolute Rotary Encoders
The new Hengstler Acuro AX73 is an optical encoder offering attributes such as ease of installation, high precision and compact dimension... (posted 2016-10-07)


MINExpo Recap: ContiTech
Continental featured four “tried-and-true” industrial hose lines for the mining industry at MINExpo 2016. The four mining hos... (posted 2016-10-06)


R+W Releases STF Flange Mounted Torque Limiter
In another new addition to its growing ST torque limiter lineup, R+W has recently launched a special heavy duty configuration for adaptat... (posted 2016-10-05)


Intellidrives Offers Direct Drive Rotary Stage
The ACR-32UT precision rotation stage is a low profile rotary table with a high-speed direct-drive rotary servo motor. The 32 m... (posted 2016-10-04)


Formsprag Clutch Introduces Clutches and Brakes for Aerospace Applications
Formsprag Clutch recently launched a line of electromagnetic brakes that start, stop and hold loads in position with precise control for ... (posted 2016-09-30)


Heidenhain Releases New Generation of LC Encoder Series
Heidenhain Corporation has announced the start of series production of the new generation of LC encoders.  The LC xx5 Absolute Seale... (posted 2016-09-29)


AutomationDirect Offers Extended and Triple-Distance Proximity Sensors
AutomationDirect now offers the Contrinex DW-series of extended and triple-distance proximity sensors in 3 mm to 30 mm cylindrical and 20... (posted 2016-09-28)


Nye Lubricants Develops Rheolube 460 Series
Nye Lubricants is developing the next generation of synthetic hydrocarbon greases thickened with lithium soap. These new greases are the ... (posted 2016-09-27)


Stafford Offers Custom Design Assemblies
A line of weldable shaft collars, couplings, and mounts that let users modify them to fit their own mechanical and structural application... (posted 2016-09-27)


MESYS 08-2016 Available for Shaft and Roller Bearing Analysis
A new version of the MESYS shaft and rolling bearing analysis software including new functionality is available. The bearing analysis sof... (posted 2016-09-23)


Moticont Servo Motors Fit Variety of Linear Motion Applications
The off-the-shelf, LBIM-021 series of linear three-phase brushless servo motors from Moticont are sized to fit a broad range of linear mo... (posted 2016-09-22)


ETEL Presents TMB+ Series in North America at IMTS
ETEL unveiled the newest advancement of their torque motor family, the TMB+ during IMTS 2016. In order to keep up with the high... (posted 2016-09-21)


IMO Presents Pitch Bearing at WindEnergy Hamburg
IMO recently introduced a new pitch bearing focused at the latest 3–4 MW low-wind onshore turbines and offshore turbines in the 6&n... (posted 2016-09-20)


RAE DC Introduces Water Resistant DC Motor
Model M7000 permanent magnetic DC motors from RAE DC Products provide the protection needed to operate in water and dust operating enviro... (posted 2016-09-19)


Stafford Offers Custom Miniature Shaft Collars
Custom fabricated miniature shaft collars manufactured to specification from a wide range of materials, including special design features... (posted 2016-09-15)


Sercos Multi-Vendor Interoperability Demos On Display at IANA 2016
Sercos will present two multi-vendor interoperability demos plus other products from member companies at IANA in booth E-4448 in the McCo... (posted 2016-09-15)


SKF Centralizes Solid Oil Bearing Production
SKF has centralized the production of bearings with Solid Oil to promote timely delivery throughout North America and has introduced enha... (posted 2016-09-09)


Hansford Sensors Launches Cable and Connector Sets
Hansford Sensors has launched two new cable and connector sets for use with its existing range of vibration sensors. The new HS-AC334 and... (posted 2016-09-08)


Maxcess Introduces High-Speed Centering Shaft
Maxcess recently announced the release of the Tidland Cyclone high-speed centering shaft. Enabling faster production through its ability ... (posted 2016-09-07)


Zero-Max CD Couplings Offer High Power Density
The quest for smaller machine footprints continues as designers seek new ways to reduce machine size while increasing output. The Zero-Ma... (posted 2016-09-06)


IMTS 2016: Yaskawa Motoman (N-6600)
Yaskawa Motoman's booth will preview and introduce several exciting new products that reflect the future of manufacturing. On display... (posted 2016-09-02)


Svendborg Braking Control System Goes Mobile
SOBO iQ controls are now accessible from both Android and IOS mobile devices. This new level of convenient accessibility is significant s... (posted 2016-09-01)


Amacoil Uhing Introduces Linear Motion Drive System
New from Amacoil/Uhing is the Precision Motion Drive System. This is a Model RG rolling ring linear drive integrated with a motion contro... (posted 2016-08-31)


SKF Shaft Alignment Tool Performs with Dedicated App
The new SKF Shaft Alignment Tool TKSA 51 performs with a dedicated and easily downloaded app to enable precise alignment of shafts in rot... (posted 2016-08-30)


Stafford Develops Collars and Couplings for Maintenance, Repair and Retrofit
A new group of shaft collars, couplings, thrust assemblies and repair kits especially developed for maintenance applications is being int... (posted 2016-08-29)


Lenze Launches Enhanced Version of the i500 Frequency Inverter Series
Lenze has launched an enhanced version of its i500 frequency inverter series, equipped with a WLAN diagnostic module for easy parameter s... (posted 2016-08-26)


Portescap Expands Athlonix DCT Motor Series
Portescap expands the newly launched DCT range of Athlonix Brush DC motors with the introduction of the 17DCT brush dc mini motor. The 17... (posted 2016-08-25)


R+W Offers New Models and Sizes for ST Safety Couplings
High capacity torque limiters from R+W now have more customization and sizing options. After years of development, the ST line has added ... (posted 2016-08-24)


AutomationDirect Fork Sensors Designed for Easy Installation
AutomationDirect’s new PS series fork sensors, also referred to as “slot” or “U” sensors, are offered in vi... (posted 2016-08-23)


CMT Expands Capabilities with New Tooth Profiles
Custom Machine & Tool Co., Inc., a leading U.S. manufacturer in the power transmission and motion control products industry, recently... (posted 2016-08-22)


Intellidrives Offers Motion Systems with Intelligent Motors
Intelligent actuators from Intellidrives are highly programmable, integrated actuators with a motor, encoder, amplifier, controller, USB ... (posted 2016-08-19)


David Brown Santasalo AMF Series to be Showcased at MINExpo International
David Brown Santasalo will showcase its AMF Series at the upcoming MINExpo International exhibition in Las Vegas, Nevada. The launch of t... (posted 2016-08-18)


Festo Semi-Rotary Drive Designed for Long Life and Fast Installation
Festo has introduced a new pneumatic semi-rotary vane drive and matched contactless position sensor that transforms a relatively simple a... (posted 2016-08-18)


KISSsoft VDI 2736 Receives New Supplement for Calculating Plastic Crossed Helical Gear Deformation and Wear
The application area of plastic gears has grown significantly in the last decade. The requirements from the industry to design stronger, ... (posted 2016-08-17)


PI Controller Offers Flexibility for Miniature Positioning
PI (Physik Instrumente) L.P., known industry-wide for nanometer precision motion components, systems, and solutions, announces the newest... (posted 2016-08-16)


Leine and Linde Encoders Offer Speed Monitoring
The Leine and Linde 1000 series rotary encoder with speed monitoring capabilities is used in applications where secure speed feedback is ... (posted 2016-08-15)


Force Control Posidyne Clutch Brakes Reduce Motor Shaft and Keyway Damage
Posidyne long coupled C-Face clutch brakes from Force Control Industries are an excellent option for high cycle (50 to 300 CPM) applicati... (posted 2016-08-12)


Thomson Expands Miniature Metric Ball Nut Styles
Thomson Industries, Inc., a manufacturer of mechanical motion control solutions, has built upon its selection of miniature metric precisi... (posted 2016-08-11)


Stafford Shaft Collars Available in Various Bore Configurations
A full line of standard shaft collars that are offered in various clamping styles with a wide choice of bore configurations to meet appli... (posted 2016-08-10)


SKF Basic Condition Monitoring Kit Helps Assess Machine Health
The SKF Basic Condition Monitoring Kit (CMAK 400-ML) equips manufacturing plants with an essential collection of measurement tools design... (posted 2016-08-09)


AutomationDirect Offers Additional Proximity Sensors
AutomationDirect’s M-series cylindrical magnetic DC proximity sensors are now available in 8mm, 12 mm, and 18 mm sizes. With 10 mod... (posted 2016-08-08)


MINExpo Preview: Stiebel-Getriebebau GmbH
Stiebel-Getriebebau has developed advanced pump drives which combine an improved energy balance, greater flexibility and performance. Vis... (posted 2016-08-05)


Alliance Sensors Introduces LR-27 Series
Alliance Sensors Group, a division of H.G. Schaevitz LLC., has expanded its sensor product offering by adding to its line the LR-27 Serie... (posted 2016-08-04)


IMTS Preview: Steinmeyer
Steinmeyer, a manufacturer of precision ground ball screws, announces its participation in the 2016 International Manufacturing Technolog... (posted 2016-08-03)


Suhner Offers Standard and Custom Flexible Shafts
Suhner Manufacturing, Inc. (Rome, Georgia) recently announced the availability of standard and custom flexible shafts for rotary power tr... (posted 2016-08-02)


Twiflex Expands Modular Brake System with VSD Series
Twiflex has expanded its modular brake systems with the new VSD Series, which incorporates several of Twiflex’s newest technologica... (posted 2016-08-01)


Metallized Carbon Corp. Offers Carbon-Graphite Materials for Aircraft Shaft Seals
Metallized Carbon Corporation offers a variety of materials for mechanical seals in aircraft shaft applications, including main shaf... (posted 2016-07-29)


SEPAC Designs Thin Spring-Engaged Brake
SEPAC designed the Thin Spring-Engaged Brake (TSEB) to provide OEMs with a thin body high-performance/low-cost spring engaged power off b... (posted 2016-07-28)


Curtiss-Wright Launches High-Pressure Valve Sensor
Curtiss-Wright’s Industrial division has launched the all-new VPT351 valve-position sensor featuring a measurement range of 0-10 mm... (posted 2016-07-27)


Cortec EcoShield 386 Water Based Coating Achieves 1,000 Hours of Salt Spray Testing
Through the Nano VpCI coatings chemistry of Cortec Laboratories, the first water based coating has been created to withstand a minimum 1,... (posted 2016-07-26)


Fenner Drives Introduces 3V and 5V Wedge Link Belts
Combining excellent service and long life with exceptional inventory control, the new Wedge Link Belting from Fenner Drives yield major a... (posted 2016-07-26)


SKF Battery-Driven Grease Gun Offers Unique Lubrication Solutions
The new SKF Battery-Driven Grease Gun (TLGB 20) introduces an ideal portable tool to maximize the efficiency and accuracy of manual lubri... (posted 2016-07-25)


AppliMotion Offers Low-Profile DDR Motors
The Infinity Series enables OEMs to move light payloads in smooth and accurate arc-shaped and full 360-degree rotary motion profiles. Ult... (posted 2016-07-22)


H2W Technologies Offers Miniature Voice Coil Actuators
H2W Technologies offers miniature versions of both its moving coil and moving magnet voice coil actuators.  Additionally, they offer... (posted 2016-07-21)


Alliance Sensors S1A and SC-100 Signal Conditioners Reduce Setup and Calibration Time
Alliance Sensors Group has developed the S1A and SC-100 DIN-rail-mounted, push-button-calibrated LVDT signal conditioners by listening to... (posted 2016-07-20)


Bison Offers Integral HP Reducers and Gearmotors
Bison now carries a full line of integral horsepower reducers and gearmotors that range in power from 1 - 5 hp. This new line of products... (posted 2016-07-20)


J.W. Winco Offers Plastic Hollow Knurled Knobs
J.W. Winco, Inc., now offers GN 421.10 Technopolymer Plastic Hollow Knurled Knobs with Stainless Steel Non-Marring Tipped Threa... (posted 2016-07-19)


SKF Upgrades Explorer Spherical Roller Bearings for Vibratory Applications
Upgraded SKF Explorer spherical roller bearings for vibratory applications have been newly engineered to provide ideal performance and lo... (posted 2016-07-18)


Drive Lines Servo Gearboxes Offer Versatility for Critical Applications
Servo gearboxes are likely to be specified in an incredibly wide range of applications, from packaging machines to robots, medical equipm... (posted 2016-07-15)


Groschopp Announces AC Motor-Control Combo
Groschopp, Inc. is currently setting apart its AC motor-control combo by implementing strategic compatibility design measures. When match... (posted 2016-07-14)


Gearing Solutions Expands Gearhead Line
Gearing Solutions announces the expansion of its GHP-series single, double and triple stage NEMA Gearheads.  The expanded sizes of t... (posted 2016-07-13)


H2W Technologies Introduces New Series of Linear Positioning Stages
The LSS-012-12-060-XY-01A-M is a new series of low profile linear stepper XY positioning stages that integrate an absolute linear encoder... (posted 2016-07-12)


Klüber Gear Oils Provide Improved Component Reliability
Klüber Lubrication, a worldwide manufacturer of specialty lubricants, provides high-performance gear oils that are based on high-gra... (posted 2016-07-12)


Iwis Chain Condition Monitoring System Eyes Replacement Needs
Iwis presents the new chain condition monitoring system for measuring chain elongation. The CCM system for continuous chain monitoring me... (posted 2016-07-11)


Winsmith Offers Interchangeable Stainless Steel Conveyor Drives
Winsmith Inc. has announced the availability of its new and improved stainless steel conveyor drives. Recently developed and now proven i... (posted 2016-07-08)


Pittman Offers Compact Encoders for OEM Designs
The new Pittman E21 family of 21 mm optical incremental encoders satisfy the demands of volume OEM precision-motion control applications.... (posted 2016-07-07)


J.W. Winco's Steel Hinges Resist Tampering
J.W. Winco, Inc. recently announced it now offers GN 129.5 Stainless Steel Hinges, in metric sizes. These RoHS-compliant hinges are used ... (posted 2016-07-06)


IMTS Preview: Heidenhain
Heidenhain will present its precision measurement components and systems at IMTS 2016 (Booth E-5226) as well as highlights from two of it... (posted 2016-07-05)


Data Device Corporation (DDC) Offers Three-Phase Motor Drive
Data Device Corporation (DDC) introduces a new high-reliability, three-phase radiation tolerant motor drive, providing 100k Rad Total Dos... (posted 2016-07-01)


Tolomatic Belt-Drive Actuator Optimizes Performance
Tolomatic’s family of MXB electric belt-drive actuators includes a new solid bearing load-carrying design ideal for harsh environme... (posted 2016-06-30)


Brother Gearmotors Upgrades Conduit Boxes for Easy Installation
Brother Gearmotors, a division of Brother International Corporation that offers a wide range of ultra-reliable, sub-fractional AC gearmot... (posted 2016-06-28)


PI's PiezoWalk Motor Tech Powers Linear Positioner
PI’s new N-565 compact, nanometer-precision linear stages are designed for high-end applications in bio-nanotechnology, fiber-optic... (posted 2016-06-27)


KISSsoft Offers Rapid 3D Modeling in KISSsys
Modeling in KISSsys has been simplified in the latest KISSsoft Release 03/2016: Now, for example, when elements are added, the part ... (posted 2016-06-24)


Ruland Beam Couplings Benefit Stepper and Servo-Driven Systems
Ruland beam couplings are designed to couple stepper and servo motors to encoders, lead screws, and light duty actuators in a variety of ... (posted 2016-06-24)


TB Wood's Expands L-Jaw Coupling Line
The TB Wood’s line of L-Jaw couplings has recently been expanded to include a larger range of bore sizes, as well as new aluminum a... (posted 2016-06-23)


GWJ Technology Offers New Calculation Modules for Cylindrical Gears
GWJ Technology GmbH, a manufacturer of calculation software for machine elements and gearboxes, has upgraded its web-based calculation so... (posted 2016-06-22)


SPS IPC Drives Italia a Success for Sercos International
Sercos International, supplier of the Sercos automation bus, recorded nearly twice as many contacts during SPS IPC Drives Italia compared... (posted 2016-06-22)


AutomationDirect Adds Helical Gearboxes to IronHorse Line
AutomationDirect’s IronHorse line of motor products now includes helical gearboxes which provide quiet startup and smooth operation... (posted 2016-06-21)


Cortec Dunnage Bags Offer Shipping Protection
The corrosion protection power of Nano VpCI is now available in the form of a dunnage bag. Cor-Pak Dunnage Bags powered by Nano VpCI, (pa... (posted 2016-06-20)


Lenze g500 Servo Adaptor is Compact and Economical
Lenze Americas recently released a servo adaptor for its g500 gearbox series. The compact design of the new Lenze servo adaptor provides ... (posted 2016-06-17)


OES Introduces Three-Axis Gimbal Mount
The high precision, AU300-XZ motorized three-axis gimbal mount from Optimal Engineering Systems, Inc. (OES) features full 360 degrees rot... (posted 2016-06-16)


Portescap Expands Athlonix DC Motor Series
Portescap introduces the next frame size in the DCP range of Athlonix high power density brush DC mini motors. Athlonix DCP motors offer ... (posted 2016-06-15)


SKF Develops Online Heater Selection Tool for Bearings
The new SKF online heater selection tool introduces an easy, convenient and highly accessible resource to make the right pick among heate... (posted 2016-06-14)


Cortec CorrLube CpCl Lithium EP Grease Provides Corrosion Resistance for Electrical Connections
When it comes time to lubricate bearings, fans, chassis or other metal areas where grease is applied, Cortec's CorrLube VpCI Lithium ... (posted 2016-06-13)


Stafford Rotary Encoder Collars Track Shaft Speeds
A line of rotary encoder shaft collars that provide targets to let variable reluctance sensors track the speed of rotating shafts or axle... (posted 2016-06-09)


Ringfeder Smart-Lock Delivers Torque from 580 to 5,600 Nm
Ringfeder Power Transmission recently announced its new RfN 4001 Smart-Lock set, a flexible, economical hollow shaft connection for inter... (posted 2016-06-08)


Sprint Electric Presents Range of Digital DC Drives
Sprint Electric presents its extended range of digital DC drives up to 2,250 amps. The drives of the PLX range are ideal for controlling ... (posted 2016-06-07)


Miki Pulley Couplings Offer Precision in Demanding Machine Tool Spindle Applications
High speed Miki Pulley SFD Couplings are rigid, metal disc couplings featuring zero backlash and high torsional stiffness with high conce... (posted 2016-06-06)


Lapp Offers Flexible Cables for Drives, Motors and Assemblies
The Lapp Group is now offering its new ÖLFLEX VFD 2XL symmetrical motor and drive cable for high horsepower applications—... (posted 2016-06-03)


Sensors Expo Preview: Micronor Inc.
At Sensors Expo 2016 (June 22-23, San Jose, CA USA), Micronor will unveil the MR386 ZapFREE Microswitch purposely designed to meet the ch... (posted 2016-06-02)


Power Electric Adds Gearing Products
Power Electric announces the formal addition of gearing products to its product offerings. Custom gears are manufactured to application r... (posted 2016-06-01)


J.W. Winco Bull's Eye Levels Have Mounting Flange
J.W. Winco, Inc. now offers GN 2277 Bulls-Eye Levels with Mounting Flange, in metric sizes. These RoHS-compliant bull’s-eye le... (posted 2016-05-31)


Solid Edge ST9 Provides New Cloud Capabilities
The latest release of Siemens’ Solid Edge software (Solid Edge ST9) for mainstream computer-aided design (CAD) provides flexible an... (posted 2016-05-27)


AutomationDirect Introduces Miniature Inductive Proximity Sensors
AutomationDirect’s miniature inductive proximity sensors are now available in sizes ranging from 4 mm to 8 mm and feature stainless... (posted 2016-05-25)


Micronor Introduces Controller for OEM Industrial and Medical Systems
With its simplistic design and interfaces, the MR380-0 OEM Controller from Micronor provides a low cost, turn-key solution for OEM manufa... (posted 2016-05-24)


Drive Lines Gearboxes Bring Flexibility to Machine Tools
Whether cutting, boring, grinding or shearing, modern machine tools have to meet what at first sight appear to be conflicting operational... (posted 2016-05-23)


SPS IPC Drives Italy Preview: Sercos
Sercos International, supplier of the Sercos automation bus, will present new products, innovative technologies and updates regardin... (posted 2016-05-20)


Oilgear Expands Variable Displacement Pump Series
A new range of variable displacement pumps has been launched to the EMEA market as a result of a multi-million pound investment made by O... (posted 2016-05-19)


Maxon EPOS4 Position Controller Offers Compact Power
The first product in Maxon's new line is the high-performance EPOS4 module with detachable pin headers and two different power rating... (posted 2016-05-18)


AppliMotion Releases Slotless Zero Cogging Motor Kits
Applimotion's UTS Series Slotless Direct Drive Frameless Motors are permanent magnet three phase ring type, low profile, direct drive... (posted 2016-05-17)


Stafford Couplings Solve Mating Problems
Custom engineered and manufactured rigid shaft couplings that can be modified to solve a wide range of design and load handling issues ar... (posted 2016-05-16)


Parker Releases PM-DD Servomotor for High Torque and High Accuracy
The new Parker PM-DD servomotor is designed to provide high torque and high accuracy. Tapped mounting holes and a hollow through bore all... (posted 2016-05-13)


Amacoil Uhing Shaft Collars Provide Non-Slip Holding of Tools
Easylock shaft collars, from Amacoil/Uhing, install quickly without special tools to provide non-slip holding of tools and reels on smoot... (posted 2016-05-12)


Alliance Sensors Expands Linear Position Sensors
H. G. Schaevitz LLC, Alliance Sensors Group has expanded its sensor product offering using LVIT Technology by adding the LZ-25 Serie... (posted 2016-05-11)


Peer Expands Tapered Roller Bearing Capabilities
Peer Bearing Company recently announced the optimization of tapered roller bearing (TRB) design and manufacturing capabilities to meet th... (posted 2016-05-10)


ComInTec Torque Limiters Prevent Overload
ComInTec PR-V gearbox torque limiters protect expensive system components from torque overloads. Mounted between the motor and the gearbo... (posted 2016-05-09)


PI Introduces Hexapod 6-Axis Motion System
PI (Physik Instrumente) LP, a manufacturer of precision positioning, motion control and nanopositioning equipment, introduces the H-900KS... (posted 2016-05-06)


LM76 Distributes SAIBO Linear Motion Systems
The low cost, wide, stable platforms of the SAIBO SB-LGC Linear Motion Systems are available exclusively from LM76 in two sizes to meet l... (posted 2016-05-05)


SEPAC PMB Series Delivers Twice the Torque
SEPAC designed the Permanent Magnet Brake (PMB) to provide OEMs with more than twice the torque-to-size ratio as conventional power off s... (posted 2016-05-05)


Oerlikon Drive Systems Exhibits at OTC 2016
Oerlikon Drive Systems’ off-highway vehicle and industrial equipment brand Oerlikon Fairfield, will participate to Offshore Technol... (posted 2016-05-04)


Zero-Max ETP Shaft Locking Device Designed for Fast Setup
Zero-Max has recently released ETP, a setup and shaft locking device that is designed for both dynamic and static applications. The simpl... (posted 2016-05-04)


Aerotech Offers Hexapod Positioning System
Aerotech has introduced a high-load, ultra-precision hexapod positioning system with guaranteed accuracy specifications, the company... (posted 2016-05-03)


Ricardo Software Ignite Vehicle System Simulator Incorporates Modelon's Optimica Compiler Toolkit
Ricardo Software recently announced a key partnership that will deliver immediate benefits to users of its Ignite complete vehicle system... (posted 2016-05-03)


Tolomatic Cylinders Feature Roller Screw Option
The Tolomatic ERD hygienic all-stainless-steel electric cylinder features a new roller screw option that increases the maximum thrust to ... (posted 2016-05-02)


NKE Introduces Single Row Cylindrical Roller Bearings
Bearing manufacturer NKE Austria GmbH presents its series of single row cylindrical roller bearings – a bearing type on which many ... (posted 2016-04-29)


Nord Drivesystems Utilize Components for Surface Coating Facility
At the Nord Drivesystems headquarters in Bargteheide, Germany, the power, functionality and intelligence of Nord products are used to the... (posted 2016-04-28)


Santasalo Launches AMF Gear Series at CIM Convention
Santasalo will present the recently launched AMF gear series at the upcoming CIM Convention in Vancouver, BC from May 1-3 2016.  Aft... (posted 2016-04-27)


Bosch Rexroth Frequency Converters Offer Scalability and Functionality
All over the world, industrial end-users are demanding energy-efficient machines and equipment to significantly reduce operating cost and... (posted 2016-04-27)


Lenze Introduces Three-Phase AC Motor for Efficiency Gains
Lenze Americas recently introduced the m550-P three-phase AC motor designed to achieve IE3 efficiency class in accordance with IEC60034-3... (posted 2016-04-26)


AutomationDirect Introduces Compact Extruded Body Cylinders
The Nitra Pneumatics H-Series compact extruded body cylinders are offered in bore sizes from 12 mm to 100 mm and stroke lengths from 5 mm... (posted 2016-04-25)


Hannover Messe 2016 Preview: KISSsoft
On April 25, Hannover Messe opens its doors. At the same time, the new version of KISSsoft 03/2016 will be released with a number of... (posted 2016-04-22)


Hannover Messe 2016 Preview: Sercos
Sercos International, supplier of the Sercos automation bus, is presenting a number of demos during Hannover Fair in Hannover, Germany fr... (posted 2016-04-22)


J.W. Winco Hex Keys Allow for Secure Work in Narrow Spaces
J.W. Winco, Inc. now offers No. 911LG-H100F Long Arm Hexagon Key Sets with Ball End (100 Degree Angle), in inch sizes. These RoHS-complia... (posted 2016-04-21)


Kollmorgen PCMM Motion Controller Meets a Broad Range of OEM Requirements
Kollmorgen introduces the Programmable Controller Multi-axis Master (PCMM), a powerful new motion controller that meets a broad range of ... (posted 2016-04-20)


Hannover Messe 2016 Preview: JVL
JVL will offer many industrial Ethernet solutions in combination with integrated servo and stepper motors during Hannover including a com... (posted 2016-04-19)


Drive Lines Examines Advantages of Planetary Gearheads
Machinery and systems such as robots, packaging machines, pick and place units, tool changers in machine tools, printing presses and weld... (posted 2016-04-18)


Crouzet Automation Launches Intuitive PLC
The Crouzet Automation EM4 Alert 3G is a programmable logic controller (PLC) which allows users to remotely monitor and control their mac... (posted 2016-04-15)


Ringfeder Engine Coupling Optimizes Torsional Stiffness
Ringfeder Power Transmission has developed a patent-pending engine coupling that optimizes torsional stiffness and misalignment tolerance... (posted 2016-04-14)


Oilgear Exhibits Pump Packages at Bauma 2016
With almost 100 years of manufacturing expertise, Oilgear products are well known for offering reliable performance in some of the harshe... (posted 2016-04-13)


Mayr Couplings Provide Accurate Measurement Results
Essential components for torque measuring flanges in test benches are shaft couplings, which reliably compensate for any shaft misalignme... (posted 2016-04-12)


ACS Drive Module Provides Economical Alternative to Linear Servo Drives
ACS Motion Control has expanded its family of multi-axis NanoPWM to include the NPArm, a fully integrated 19"/6U rack mounted v... (posted 2016-04-11)


Moticont Direct Drive Linear Motor Offers High Resolution
The new Moticont SDLM-025-070-01-01 direct drive linear motor, also known as an electric cylinder, has a built-in encoder, zero backlash,... (posted 2016-04-08)


Oerlikon Graziano Exhibits at Bauma 2016
Oerlikon’s Drive Systems Segment, with its brand Oerlikon Graziano, will display its latest innovative shifting solutions for the c... (posted 2016-04-07)


Portescap Miniature Motors Feature Energy Efficient Coreless Design
Portescap introduces the new DCT range of Athlonix Brush DC motors. The 24DCT miniature motor features Portescap’s proven energy ef... (posted 2016-04-06)


Miki Pulley Couplings are Effective at Dampening System Vibration
Miki Pulley is introducing its unique CPU Pin Type couplings for direct sale to OEM’s in North America. These CPU couplings are hig... (posted 2016-04-05)


Stafford Offers Large Bore Shaft Collars for Heavy Equipment
A full line of mechanical components for large cranes, conveyors and equip-ment in the bulk processing, pulp and paper, and other heavy i... (posted 2016-04-04)


Rollon Motion Box Delivers Six Different Motion Profiles
Rollon Corporation has launched Motion Box, a new pre-engineered cartesian robot system designed to deliver users six different motion pr... (posted 2016-04-01)


Haydon Kerk WGS Stages Improve Load Stability
Haydon Kerk Motion Solutions, a recognized leader in linear and rotary motion solutions, has announced the release of its new line of WGS... (posted 2016-03-31)


Ruland Clamp Style Shaft Collars Offer High Holding Power
Ruland manufactures clamp style shaft collars with high holding power, fine finishes, and precise face to bore perpendicularity. They are... (posted 2016-03-30)


AutomationDirect Linear Slides Provide Various Motion Control Solutions
AutomationDirect’s SureMotion line of motion control products now includes both motor-ready actuator assemblies and an assortment o... (posted 2016-03-29)


Aerotech Offers Nanopositioning Stages for Extreme Precision Requirements
Aerotech has introduced a series of Z-axis piezo nanopositioning stages for extreme precision research and industrial requirements. The n... (posted 2016-03-28)


Heidenhain Launches Lightweight Modular Encoders
Heidenhain is meeting the market demand for high-speed, high-resolution modular rotary encoders for motion feedback with the launch of th... (posted 2016-03-24)


KISSsoft Offers Strength Analysis for Cylindrical Gears
The strength calculation method specified in Lloyd's Register:2013 has now been implemented. This specific standard for ships is now ... (posted 2016-03-24)


SKF Develops Wind Turbine Inspection System
SKF has developed the SKF Enlight mobile and cloud based data collection, analysis and support system to suit the needs of the global win... (posted 2016-03-23)


Smalley Introduces Advances to Ring and Spring Manufacturing
From medical devices to electronics, the world around us is getting smaller. “How small can you go?” This is one of the quest... (posted 2016-03-22)


Regal Power Transmission Offers Pump Drives, Bearings and Gear Reducers at AGG1
Regal Power Transmission Solutions introduces its new Durst modular hydraulic pump drive in Booth 1230 at AGG1, along with exhibits and d... (posted 2016-03-21)


Gan Systems Offers Inverters, Motors and Power Modules at APEC 2016
The stream of small, light and highly efficient commercial power systems entering the market continues. Computer travel adaptors, AC/DC p... (posted 2016-03-18)


SICK Launches DFS60S Pro Incremental Encoder
SICK announced the launch of the DFS60S Pro incremental encoder for functional safety. The DFS60S Pro incremental encoder is a Certi... (posted 2016-03-17)


Lenze Offers Cost Effective MCM Synchronous Servo Motors
Lenze Americas has launched a series of MCM synchronous servo motors that delivers intermediate-level dynamic performance.  Scalable... (posted 2016-03-16)


Arnold Magnetic Technologies Introduces RECOMA 35E
Arnold Magnetic Technologies recently introduced their premier samarium cobalt (SmCo) magnet material, RECOMA 35E, the company's ... (posted 2016-03-15)


Intellidrives Exhibits at Laser World of Photonics
Intellidrives will feature its latest linear actuators, XYZ robotics and rotary tables at the Laser World of Photonics show, co-located w... (posted 2016-03-14)


Gill Sensors Offers Oil Debris Sensor
Gill Sensors and Controls Limited has announced immediate availability of its new Oil Debris Sensor that provides continuous real-time mo... (posted 2016-03-11)


PKB Examines Miniature and Micro Ball Bearing Efficiency
Bearing speed is affected by a variety of factors including bearing geometry. Bearing rings must be ground to very tight tolerances and p... (posted 2016-03-10)


SMT Announces Spring Release for MASTA 7
This spring Smart Manufacturing Technology (SMT) will be releasing the latest advancement in CAE software for mechanical transmissions, p... (posted 2016-03-09)


Mitsubishi Electric Robot at the Cutting Edge of Cake Slicing
When automation OEM Newtech looked to design a new ultrasonic cutting machine for the bakery industry, it turned to Mitsubishi Electric f... (posted 2016-03-08)


AutomationDirect Pressure Transmitters Provide Fast Response Time
AutomationDirect’s ProSense SPTD25 series pressure transmitters feature an all-stainless steel thin film sensing element that provi... (posted 2016-03-07)


Regal Power Transmission Launches Torque-Amplification Analysis Program
Regal Power Transmission Solutions (PTS) has launched a torque-amplification measurement and analysis program for precisely measuring the... (posted 2016-03-04)


GAM Introduces SPH Flange Planetary Gearbox
GAM, a manufacturer of high precision gear reducers, servo couplings, and linear mounting kits, introduces the SPH Flange planetary gearb... (posted 2016-03-04)


Force Control Hazardous Brakes Provide Longer Service Life
New MagnaShearT hazardous duty brakes from Force Control Industries, which employ oil shear technology to provide longer service life wit... (posted 2016-03-03)


Stafford Shaft Collars Machined for 90 Degree Rigid Mounting
A new line of shaft collars that are machined with a slot and are stackable at a 90 degree angle for rigidly mounting tubes, shafts, or o... (posted 2016-03-02)


Drive Lines Examines Screw Jack Specification
  Screw jacks are often the solution for precise linear motion and positioning applications, they can even be supplied as a bespoke... (posted 2016-03-01)


Santasalo Launches Vertical Mounted Gear Units
Santasalo is pleased to announce the launch of the AMF vertical mounted gear unit series.  The AMF is purpose-built for the most dem... (posted 2016-02-29)


Heidenhain Redesigns LIDA 400 Series
Heidenhain released the well known Lida 400 series linear encoder in the year 2000 and has established itself in many applications includ... (posted 2016-02-26)


AutomationDirect Offers Additional Pilot Devices
AutomationDirect has added more pilot devices to their product offering. Fuji Electric’s 22 mm devices include AR22-series pushbutt... (posted 2016-02-25)


Bibby Turboflex Offers Ultimate Extruder Protection Device
The Ultimate Extruder Protection device or UEP range of modular torque limiters from Bibby Turboflex, part of Altra Industrial Motion, ha... (posted 2016-02-24)


J.W. Winco Latch Clamps Utilized for Harsh Environments
J.W. Winco, Inc., a supplier of standard industrial machine components, now offers GN 854 Latch Clamps with Trigger Function, in metric s... (posted 2016-02-23)


Huco Launches Guardian Delta Couplings in the U.K.
Huco Dynatork offers Delta flywheel couplings from Guardian Couplings in the U.K. The Delta range is designed to deliver smooth power tra... (posted 2016-02-22)


Siemens Introduces Sinamics G110M
Siemens introduces the Sinamics G110M, a motor-integrated drive for Simogear gear motors, offering flexible control, integrated safety, s... (posted 2016-02-19)


Stafford Shaft Collars and Flange Mounts Offer Design Flexibility
A line of heavy-duty steel shaft collars and flange mounts that can be modified for demanding industrial, processin... (posted 2016-02-18)


Heidenhain Offers ECA 4000 Series Encoders
For over a decade, Heidenhain has offered the ERA 4000 incremental ring encoder that has proven very successful in many industries and ap... (posted 2016-02-17)


Iwis Offers Corrosion-Resistant Stainless Steel Chains
New in the product range of chain manufacturer Iwis Drives Systems are corrosion-free CF stainless steel chains. They are suitable f... (posted 2016-02-16)


Rexnord Centrik-Lok Collar Accommodates Broader Customer Base
Rexnord recently released a newly-designed, single-piece Centrik-Lok Collar (ER-K) for all 32 sizes of its Link-Belt ER Style B... (posted 2016-02-15)


Brother Gearmotors to Launch Conveyor Series Product Line
Brother Gearmotors, a division of Brother International Corporation that offers a wide range of ultra-reliable, sub-fractional AC gearmot... (posted 2016-02-12)


Kollmorgen Servo Drive Broadens Range of Power and Fieldbus Options
Kollmorgen’s new 32 kW drive consumes only 576 cm2 of panel space; the smallest drive in the AKD family, at 1 kW, consumes only 99 ... (posted 2016-02-11)


Timken Expands Drives Chain Line
The Timken Company has introduced a new line of Drives Leaf Chain to address global demand for heavy-duty large pitch leaf chain. The com... (posted 2016-02-10)


DDC Motor Controller Provides Speed, Torque and Position Control
Data Device Corporation (DDC) introduces a new, low-cost BLDC motor controller for speed, torque and position control. The MC-5000 series... (posted 2016-02-09)


ABB IRBT 2005 Accommodates Rapid Product Changes
ABB has introduced the IRBT 2005, a flexible, compact and modular medium track motion platform for both robots and transfer applications.... (posted 2016-02-08)


Brevini Expands Gearmotor Capabilities
Power transmission specialist, Brevini, has launched a new range of gearmotors, which will expand its capabilities within small to medium... (posted 2016-02-05)


J.W. Winco Offers Retaining Magnet Assemblies
J.W. Winco, Inc. offers GN 53.1 Plastic Retaining Magnet Assemblies, Disc-Shaped, Without Thread, in metric sizes. These RoHS-compli... (posted 2016-02-04)


Siemens Sinamics Drives Offer High Power Density in Smaller Footprint
Siemens recently announced the availability of its Sinamics G120C drive in AA size, which replaces the previous G120C frame size A in pow... (posted 2016-02-03)


Fredericks Tilt Sensor Ensures Precise Measurements
The Fredericks Company, a manufacturer of tilt and vacuum measurement products, introduces the 0729-1760-04 ±10° Dual Axis RS-... (posted 2016-02-02)


ITAMCO Connects Forklifts to Industrial Internet of Things via Sensors and Software
Forklifts, the workhorses of the plant floor, are more valuable than ever at ITAMCO. The company has connected their forklifts to the Ind... (posted 2016-02-01)


Celera Motion Agility Series Motors Deliver Smooth Velocity Control
Suited for scanning, pointing, measuring and cutting applications that require extremely smooth velocity control and highly accurate posi... (posted 2016-01-29)


Portescap Surgical Motors Withstand Sterilization
Portescap has launched application specific motors for surgical powered hand tools - arthroscopic shavers, ENT microdebriders and large b... (posted 2016-01-28)


KISSsoft Introduces Custom Options
In KISSsoft, users can design databases, report templates, lists of cutters, display results, and even customize the user interface in ac... (posted 2016-01-27)


Amacoil Uhing Drives Offer Set Screw Option
Amacoil Inc. now offers an option on Uhing rolling ring level winding drives which enables users to spool cable, and other materials, wit... (posted 2016-01-26)


Zero-Max Couplings Prevent Positioning Errors
A new ServoClass Coupling size in both single and double flex models has been added to the Zero-Max ServoClass coupling line. Providing h... (posted 2016-01-25)


Santasalo to Show Girth Gear at 2016 SME Expo
Santasalo will present its multi-segmented girth gear at the 2016 SME exhibition in Phoenix, Arizona.  As pioneers of the original m... (posted 2016-01-22)


Oldham Offers Couplings for Conveyor Systems
Oldham couplings from Ruland are zero-backlash, have a balanced design, accommodate large parallel misalignment, and are highly versatile... (posted 2016-01-21)


Cognex Vision Sensor Powered by In-Sight
Cognex Corporation recently introduced the In-Sight 2000 series, a product line that combines the power of its In-Sight vision systems wi... (posted 2016-01-20)


Celera Motion Veratus Encoder Offers Smallest Package Size in Class
Celera Motion has introduced the new MicroE Veratus Series encoders into its compact encoder range. Built using the company's new Ver... (posted 2016-01-19)


Miki Pulley Couplings Absorb Vibration While Allowing High Misalignment
Miki Pulley is introducing their new Bellowflex Couplings for direct sale to OEM’s in North America. These couplings absorb vibrati... (posted 2016-01-18)


OES Goniometer Stages Offer Low Cost Solution
Optimal Engineering Systems, Inc. (OES) offers a very low cost solution for the precise measurement of angles or the rotation of an objec... (posted 2016-01-15)


Bison Expands PowerSTAR Line
Bison Gear and Engineering is further expanding their PowerSTAR hypoid gearmotor product line with the addition of the 1/2 HP 730 Gearmot... (posted 2016-01-14)


Nord Offers VL Heavy Duty Spread Bearing Designs
Nord offers several variations of the VL heavy duty spread bearing designs, all which have specific features and advantages based on the ... (posted 2016-01-13)


NKE Offers DLC-Coated Bearing Cages
Austrian bearing manufacturer NKE Austria GmbH introduced cages for rolling bearings that are optimized for unfavorable operating conditi... (posted 2016-01-12)


BEI LP Series Encoders Suitable for Harsh Applications
BEI Sensors announces the launch of the LP Series, a new line of heavy-duty rotary encoders that provide reliable and precise motion cont... (posted 2016-01-11)


Stafford Couplings and Adapters Provide Different Mating Options
A full line of rigid shaft couplings and shaft adapters for OEM and MRO applications requiring the mating of different types of shafts is... (posted 2016-01-08)


Heidenhain Encoders Useful for Higher Shaft Speeds
Heidenhain Corporation has announced the start of series production of their ROC 2000 and ROC 7000, a new family of Absolute Solid Shafte... (posted 2016-01-07)


J.W. Winco Releases Stainless Steel Fork Heads
J.W. Winco, Inc. now offers GN 71752 stainless steel fork heads, plain fork type, in inch sizes.These RoHS-compliant fork heads are mainl... (posted 2016-01-06)


CD-Adapco Speed v10.06 Release Enables Automated and Intelligent Design Exploration of Electric Machines
CD-Adapco announced the release of Speed v10.06, the latest update to its leading electric machine design solution. Speed v10.06 takes a ... (posted 2016-01-05)


Celera Motion Javelin Linear Motors Offers Easy Integration, High Acceleration
Designed for easy integration into OEM assemblies, the Applimotion Javelin Series linear motors are offered in a wide range of low-profil... (posted 2016-01-04)