Motors, Drives

Motors, Drives February 1, 1998

Electric motors

A 32-p catalog provides full details on a line a inverter-duty motors. These 1 to 350-hp motors are compatible with most major controllers, encoders, and brakes.

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Motors, Drives February 1, 1998

Motor insulation protects against voltage spikes

IRIS electric motors with inverter-rated insulation systems withstand the voltage spikes that result from the use of IGBT-type pulse width modulated inverters.

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Motors, Drives February 1, 1998

Drive/Motor Load Sharing: Match Technology To Needs

Many industrial applications require multiple drives mechanically coupled to a common load. When specifying a new or retrofit multiple-drive system, you are confronted with several choices of motor and drive technologies.

By David L. Perugini
Motors, Drives January 1, 1998

Keyless bushing simplifies belt timing

Trantorque QC tapered, keyless bushing simplifies the installation and positioning of synchronous belt sprockets bored for QD bushings. Simply back-off the single locking nut, mechanically disengage the unit, and reposition or time the sprocket.

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Motors, Drives January 1, 1998

Motors meet EPAct requirements

Standard-E motors have efficiencies raised to meet EPAct requirements.

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Motors, Drives January 1, 1998

Slam on the brakes

A 6-p brochure describes the benefits of electronic braking over mechanical types, provides enclosure sizing and NEMA ratings, and shows basic specification data for various models.

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Motors, Drives January 1, 1998

Lube-Free Chains Reduce Maintenance

Lube-free chains are no longer considered specialized products for use only in food processing and other clean environments.

By Steve Barbacki
Motors, Drives January 1, 1998

Brushless servomotors

This 32-p product selection guide details technical and performance information for a new line of brushless servomotors.

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Motors, Drives January 1, 1970

Si programmer

Applied Motion Products’ Si Programmer version 2.5.14 supports seven Si-compatible stepper drives, including the new STAC6 drive, as well as three Si-compatible servo drives. Si Programmer provides out-of-the-box use with integrated tuning for intuitive programming and a point-and-click graphical interface that combines motion, I/O and operator interface functionality for simple machine s...

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Motors, Drives January 1, 1970

Tactical lights

The PM6 3330 LED and PM6 3320 incandescent lights are constructed of an engineering-grade polymer. The lights weigh 3.45 ounces. The PM6 LED use high-output batteries to drive a one-watt Luxeon LED, producing 41 lumens of light output for up to 20 hours. The PM6 incandescent is engineered with heavy-duty lithium batteries and a high-intensity Xenon bulb that drives 74 lumens of light.

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