Baldor Electric Company has introduced its line of Dodge ER-Style ball bearings, which are available in two shaft attachment methods. The set screw version has a 65° set screw angle for better shaft grip, while the D-Lok product uses a clamp collar grip to minimize vibration.
Hypertherm is now offering new quick disconnect torches from its Centricut brand for...
Omega Engineering has launched its new series of WSS stainless steel AC motors. The windings of...
Hypertherm has announced the release of new consumables for PerCut 210M and 450M torches, which...
GE today announced the latest version of it industrial energy management solution—Power Management Control System version 7 (PMCS v7.0)—to help customers improve the energy efficiency of their operations. By actively monitoring energy assets and trends, the system helps industrial customers make system changes that optimize energy use, reduce downtime and deliver more productivity.
Helwig Corporation has launched a new line of shaft grounding systems intended to protect motors from bearing failure, which causes a great deal of motor downtime in industrial applications. The company says this kit, which fits most motors and shaft sizes, is easy to install, and even works well in contaminated environments.
Autodesk, Inc., yesterday announced its Autodesk CAM 360 cloud-based solution for computer-aided manufacturing (CAM). The system allows users to take advantage of collaboration tools and shared data storage, plus additional flexibility.
igus recently announced the expansion of its 3-dimensional cable carrier line, Triflex, with the new TRLF-100. Unlike any other cable from the company, the TRLF-100 has three pivoting crossbars that can be opened at any time, making the process of exchanging cables and hoses easier than ever.
Schneider Electric has recently announced its Powerbus Busway, which offer 400 A and 600 V ratings. They’re designed to provide scalable, flexible and energy-efficiency power in data centers, and can replace the traditional centralized cable distribution runs with a more flexible method of power distribution.
Omega Engineering, Inc., has announced its new KKVM series of fused disconnect switches for general-purpose disconnects or across-the-line manual motor controls, which feature across-the-line motor starting and a general use rating of 30A.
Fluke Calibration yesterday introduced the 1586A Super-DAQ Precision Temperature Scanner. The Super-DAQ offers up to 40 analog input channels and scan rates as fast as 10 channels per second.
igus has recently announced the expansion of its program for tribo-polymer applications with iglide semi-finished products in new sizes and diameters. The round bars and plates are available in more sizes in the iglide A350 material, which is suitable for medium- to-high loads.
Motorola Solutions, Inc. has today announced the RFD5500 UHF RFID sled, which can instantly turn the MC55N0, MC55A0, MC65 and MC67 mobile computers into lightweight, rugged, handheld RFID readers.
The Heat Exchange Institute (HEI) has announced the release of the fifth edition of its Standards for Shell and Tube Heat Exchangers, which was last update in 2004 and reaffirmed in 2008. In 2011, the HEI Plate Heat Exchanger Section was added to the standards.
Tennant Company has announced that its Nobles Explorer and Tennant E-Series lines of carpet extractors have earned gold-level certification from the Carpet and Rug Institute. This certification means that the units meet rigorous tests for safe and efficient soil removal, water removal, texture retention and the use of no optical brighteners.
ABB Robotics has recently introduced the IRB 6700 robot family, which is available in payloads from 150 to 300 kg, and reaches from 2.6 to 3.2 meters. They are designed for spot welding, material handling and machine tending.
Morse Manufacturing Company, Inc., has recently announced the availability of optional batteries for its drum handling equipment. These batteries are environmentally-friendly, containing no lead or acid, and create no gasses during charge.
Garland’s Engineering Services Group is now offering a building envelop evaluation service that can help a company determine the best cost-reducing options for roof and wall projects. The company says that by analyzing the building’s flaws, owners can solve the maintenance problems of aging facilities while being sustainable and reducing costs via less energy usage.
Autodesk has recently announced the release of HSMWorks 2014, the next-generation integrated computer-aided manufacturing (CAM) product for SolidWorks users. The company has previously committed to created solutions that work, regardless of a user’s choice in CAD software, since its acquisition of HSMWorks in 2012.
igus, a manufacturer of cable carriers, continuous-flex cables, linear bearings, plastic bushings and more, will be showcasing its solutions for a variety of applications at this year’s FABTECH expo, which will be held November 18 to 21, 2013. The company will be located at booth S552.
PHD, Inc., has recently announced a new series of parallel pneumatic grippers: the Series GRH. These are available in four sizes that provide long jaw travel and long tooling lengths. The company says the design incorporates an extended support guide system with wide slow jaws to minimize the potential for tooling deflection.
Grainger today announced new support and tools to help its customers meet the December 1, 2013 deadline of training for the new Globally Harmonized System (GHS) standard. The OSHA-based standards will affect millions of businesses and workers, in particular those who manufacture or work with chemicals.
N.C.-based noax Technologies AG has announced the addition of a 19” screen model to its line of industrial PCs. According to the company, this allows more convenient and more user-friendly use for operators, which leads to greater productivity.
Last week TRUMPF announced an enhancement to its LensLine sensor system for 2D laser cutting machines, which involves mating it with a radio frequency identification (RFID) lens for better accuracy, reliability and user-friendliness.