AutomationDirect introduces WEG SSW05 and SSW07 soft starters and Gen 2 WEG CFW100 VFD drive

  • AutomationDirect
  • AutomationDirect

WEG SSW05 and SSW07 soft starters are fully digital soft starters with DSP (Digital Signal Processor) controller designed for motor starts and stops. The Gen 2 WEG CFW100 VFD drive is a single-phase input (110/230 VAC), three-phase output variable frequency drive developed for applications ranging from 1/4 to 1hp (0.18 to 0.75 kW).

H2W Technologies introduces SRT-030/360-026-01 two axis X-Theta positioning system

The linear axis uses a H2W brushless linear motor BLDM-C08 to generate a continuous force of 26 lb [115.5 N] and a peak force of 78 lb [347 N] with a stroke length of 30 in [768 mm].

AutomationDirect announces VFD-SC series of VFD cables

  • AutomationDirect
  • AutomationDirect

The VFD-SC series is the same cable as the standard VFD-C series; the addition of the shielded 16AWG signal pair allows the cable to be used with motors and drives requiring brake control or feedback from devices like temperature or position sensors.

Optimal Engineering Systems releases YP110-10-01, YP110-10-02 and YP110-10-03

  • Optimal Engineering Systems (OES)

The pitch stage has cross roller guides and a range of travel of +/- 10 degrees. The maximum speed is 14 degrees per second with stepper motor driven version and 90 degrees per second with the servo motor driven versions. The 65 mm x 65 mm table has a pattern of threaded holes for fixtures or tooling and has an accuracy of 0.05degrees and repeatability of +/- 0.01degrees.

Chiron introduces FZ/DZ 25 vertical machining center series

  • Chiron America Inc.

With a spindle distance of 800 millimeters and spindle speeds to 20,000 rpm, the two-spindle DZ 25 P five axis introduced at EMO 2019 is designed for double-spindle machining of large aluminum structural components with a work area up to 799mm diameter per position.

Faulhaber introduces 42GPT metal GPT planetary gearheads

  • Dr. Fritz Faulhaber GmbH & Co. KG

The gearheads can be equipped with up to four reduction. The GPT family is also particularly suited for accurate positioning applications granted by a very low backlash characteristic.

Moticont introduces GVCM-095-089 series of linear voice coil motors

The three linear voice coil motors in the GVCM-095-089 series features the same housing measuring 3.5 in. (88.9 mm) long by 3.750 in. (95.3 mm) dia. and the same threaded mounting holes for integration into new and existing applications.

Optimal Engineering Systems releases AY110-400-01 and AY110-400-02 rotary stages

  • Optimal Engineering Systems (OES)

The AY110-400-01 rotary stage is equipped with stepper motor and a knob for manual adjustment which can be replaced with an optical encoder for precision position verification. The AY110-400-02 rotary stage is fitted with a DC servo motor and quadrature incremental encoder for closed loop operation.

Siemens releases Simcenter MAGNET software and Simcenter Motorsolve software for simulating electric motor design and electromagnetic fields

  • Siemens

The Simcenter MAGNET and Simcenter Motorsolve solution calculates the behavior of electromagnetic forces on individual components, providing examination of the structure and materials integrities under multiple operating conditions during any phase of the design process.

EXNER introduces EXspect 271 NIR backscatter sensor

It is suitable for determining medium to high turbidity values in a large number of applications, especially in the field of the food and beverage industry. The cleaning and sterilisation by means of CIP and SIP procedures are of course possible.