Programmable CRD system optimised for high speed, high torque

Nexen’s Compact Ring Drive (CRD) system with precision grade bearing and drive mechanism features a sealed housing. Freely programmable, the three-drive design configurations allow the CRD to be optimised for

Magnet motors are for low speed direct drive applications

NovaTorque’s 600 RPM versions of its PremiumPlus Electronically Commutated Permanent Magnet (ECPM) Motors are available from 0.75 HP to 3 HP models.  These versions are for driving larger diameter fans at

Automation delivers energy savings for extrusion application

For many manufacturing plants, the opportunities to achieve savings on energy consumption are plentiful. Businesses consider options ranging from simply adopting best practice in terms of switching off energy sources

AC motor filters increase service life

Filters from Schaffner, protect AC motors from destructive effects of peak voltages and inrush amps, increasing service life and system reliability, says the company. The FN5060 dv/dt devices feature patented technology

WEG’s geared motors claim worldwide interchangeability

WEG’s WG20 geared motor product line includes helical, parallel-shaft and helical bevel gear units with rugged pressure-cast aluminium housings and torque ratings from 50 to 600 Nm. The geared motors

Heavy duty motors handle high pressure applications

FluiDyne Fluid Power’s interchangeable, heavy duty 500-Series Motors adapts the Geroler gear set design with high speed distribution of flow and high pressure. These motors are suited to low speed,

Gambica announces new industrial automation sector head

Gambica, the industry body representing the Automation, Instrumentation and Laboratory Technology industries in the UK, has announced Victoria Montag as its new sector lead for the Industrial Automation Sector. For

Flexible geared motors provide 96% energy efficiency

WEG’s WG20 modular geared motors offer worldwide interchangeability and up to 96% energy efficiency, across industrial applications requiring precise and reliable power transmission, says the company. The motor enables users

Motor clutch/brake produces high torque

Force Control Industries has launched the Posidyne size 1.5 clutch/brake for smaller, fractional to 3 HP drives. The new size brings oil shear durability to a new level of performance and

Brake motors for fixed or variable speed applications

Leroy-Somer FFB brake motors, available from Emerson Industrial Automation, are developed around the “Flexible concept”,  a high-performance design which offers options associated with safety and variable speed as standard. The FFB