Drives/Motors

Siemens Adds Web Server Module

The Sinamics V20 Smart Access module transforms a mobile device or laptop into a virtual operator panel for drive control on all types of machinery

Siemens Hardware/Software Controls Paper Line

A new C. G. Bretting towel and tissue line features drives, PLC, and motion controllers from Siemens

Nidec Acquires Emerson Electric

Nidec reports it has high ambitions for both companies and sees their products having strong growth in the future

Amacoil Reports Precision Motion Drive System

The Precision Motion Drive System is programmable, flexible, and provides 7–800 lbs of axial thrust

ADVANCED Motion Controls Launches Servo Drives

AxCent drives are suited for centralized motion control systems and are available in various modes

Sercos to Present Multi-Vendor Demo at Upcoming Show

A number of companies will feature new products based on the Sercos automation bus at the SPS IPC Drives show in Germany later this month

Rockwell Automation AC Drive Has Flexible Features

The Allen-Bradley PowerFlex 523 compact AC drive, newest in the 520 Series, is said to address a wide range of application needs

Rockwell Offers Adapter for Allen-Bradley PowerFlex 525 AC Drive

Dual Port EtherNet/IP Adapter is said to result in less wiring, reduced hardware, ease of use, and reduced downtime

Amacoil/Uhing Adds Option for Linear Drives

The Uhing RG linear drive reportedly allows very fine pitch adjustment without changing motor speed

Control Techniques Offers New Servo Drive Solution

Digitax ST-X from Control Techniques, for use with Rockwell PLCs, offers Add On Instruction Block Files for integration with RSLogix 5000 software

Advanced Motion Controls Announces Analog Servo Drives

The B060A400AC and B100A400AC configurable drives are said to offer benefits that make them compatible with more controllers

Bosch Rexroth Offers Products Through Mobile App

Company now offers more than 4,200 products for drive, motion, and control through its GoTo program, with updates added for mobile app ordering

Siemens Offers Matched Motor/Drive Combo

Said to provide the optimum solutions for many heavy-duty industrial motion control applications from a single source

ADVANCED Motion Controls Offers Servo Drive Technology

DxM and DxI/O technology expands control to up to four axes of motion, reportedly with resulting cost savings

Rockwell Automation Offers Compact Drive

The Allen-Bradley PowerFlex 525 AC drive is said to help simplify equipment design and operation

Pepperl+Fuchs Interface Module Has Two Outputs

The VBA-2A-G10-E2L-1M-2V1-W is useful in several applications, including indicator lights, drive electric actuators, and control drives/motors

Rockwell Automation Adds Power to Drives

The Allen-Bradley PowerFlex 755 AC drives now feature enhanced power

Bodine Adds Power to Gearmotors

Additions to the INTEGRAmotor gearmotor line at Bodine Electric Co. are suited to printing lines and more

Davis-Standard Acquires Circonix Technologies

With Circonix Technologies part of the fold, Davis-Standard looks forward to extending aftermarket services for existing installations

Zero-Max Adds Sizes to Coupling Line

Models SD025R and SC025R single- and double-disc couplings join the ServoClass line at Zero-Max

Winding Technology | Now Directly in the Drive

Simply setting parameters—rather than configuring and programming—is the essential advantage of a new standard “winder” application that can be directly integrated into today’s drive systems.

Danfoss Drives Perform Reliably, Efficiently

D-Frame VLT drives from Danfoss are said to reduce space required, reduce installation costs, and optimize energy efficiency

Kollmorgen Catalog Details Stepper Solutions

Brushless stepper motors and drives, said to provide cost-effective motion control, and on display in Kollmorgen’s new catalog

Amacoil Load Carrier Aids Drive Lifespan

A linear bearing slide load from Amacoil increases the efficiency and lifespan of Uhing traverse drives

Amacoil/Uhing Upgrades Large Traverse Drives

RG traverse drives from Amacoil/Uhing now have a 100-notch scale for pitch adjustment control, addling accuracy and precision

Siemens Expands Drive System

The Sinamics S120 drive system is expanded to include Profinet, Ethernet TCP/IP, and EtherNet/IP connectivity, bringing new flexibility

Amacoil Drive Nut Offers Backlash-Free Linear Motion

The Amacoil-Uhing Model RS4 drive nut allows users to change drive nut linear pitch without replacing shafts or adjusting controls

Drives Have New Option

RG3 linear drives now are available with an extra bearing option that doubles the axial thrust capacity of the drive unit without significantly increasing

Litzler Now CSIA Associate Member

CLEVELAND, OH | C.A. Litzler Co. Inc. has been accepted as an associate member to the Control System Integrators Assn. (CSIA). Litzler offers a line of

Smart Drives Work with PLC

Upgraded range of smart drives with HMS now is able to communicate with a PLC. Reported more open to communication standards, and communication interfaces

 

 

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