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Siemens SIMOTICS S-1FS2 designed for clean condition applications.

October 13, 2021  

Magna to present its future-ready product lineup at IAA Mobility 2021

Auto parts maker’s EV powertrains and self-driving systems on display at annual auto technology expo.

September 1, 2021  

Drive Couplings

AutomationDirect’s SIM line offers four styles of couplings to suit different applications.

June 22, 2021  

Power Supply

Beckhoff PS9xxx buffer and redundancy modules increase system availability.

May 4, 2021  

Servo-Insert Coupling

RINGFEDER GWE 5113 coupling’s hub design minimizes movement and achieves longer life cycles.

April 11, 2021  

Slit Couplings

Reliance Precision’s RL- and RS-series slit couplings allow greater misalignment and torsional stiffness.

June 24, 2020  

Industrial Network Bridges

HMS Networks’ CANbridge NT series features Smart LUA script processing, bi-directional MQTT messaging.

May 25, 2020  

Harmonic Gearboxes

Conic Systems zero backlash harmonic gearbox designed to replace planetary gear drives.

June 26, 2019  

Step Motors

Applied Motion step motors offer high torque for space-limited applications.

May 13, 2019  

Hydraulic Combination Valve

Webtec’s CV120 combination valve offers complete motor control for mobile machinery.

October 2, 2018  

“Floating backpack” focuses on engineering to make your daily commute easier

HoverGlide backpack’s “Suspended-Load Technology” reduces perceived weight carried.

September 25, 2018  

Magnetic Couplings

Miki Pulley’s magnetic couplings employ a non-contact design to transmit torque.

June 27, 2018  

“Jaw Spider” Couplings

Miki Pulley ALS couplings designed for a wide range of applications.

May 23, 2018  

Shaft Couplings

Miki Pulley’s Step-Flex couplings improve ball screw performance while solving resonance problems.

April 24, 2018  

Servo drive system

Beckhoff Automation’s AMP8000 offers space requirements for drive technology inside of electrical cabinets are reduced to a single coupling module.

December 6, 2017  

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August 30, 2017  

Direct Drive Servos

Yaskawa SGM7F offer backlash-free automation in a small package.

July 19, 2017  

Tire Coupling

Baldor’s Raptor tire couplings come in finished bore, Taper-Lock, and QD bushed hubs, with bore sizes up to 9 inches and a torque range up to 340 in-lb.

June 7, 2017  

Gear Motors

Yaskawa introduces gear motor capabilities for its full Sigma-7 servo line

May 24, 2017  

Fused Filament Fabrication 3D printing system

The Roboze One FFF 3D printing system offers a large build volume of 280 x 220 x 200 mm (xyz) and precision up to 0.025 mm.

April 24, 2017  

Magna partners with Audi to develop new Quattro ultra all-wheel drive system

The technical foundation of the new system is built on Magna’s Flex4 all-wheel drive technology.

March 6, 2017  


HARTING’s Han 3 A can be assembled with cable diameters as large as M25 instead of the previous limit of M20.

January 2, 2017  

Rotary Encoder

HEIDENHAIN’s singleturn ECI 4000 features resolution of 20 bits and the EBI 4000 offers a multiturn variant with resolution of 16 bits.

November 8, 2016  

NASA begins constructing the world’s largest rocket

The SLS rocket was designed to support missions to the moon starting in 2018 and other deep space destinations.

September 21, 2016  

Disc Coupling

Kop-Flex disc couplings are designed for critical drivetrains and range from 7,900 rpm for the largest coupling to 34,300 rpm for the smallest.

June 29, 2016  

Rotary Encoder

POSITAL PROFINET ATEX/IECEx-certified rotary encoder are certified Zone 1 & 21 (Oil&Gas) and M2 (Mining).

June 22, 2016  

Precision Hexapod

Aerotech’s HexGen offers six-degree-of-freedom positioning with linear travels to 110 mm and angular travels to 40°.

April 5, 2016  

Radial Piston Motor

Eaton’s Hydre-MAC motor update includes a standard hollow shaft with shrink disc coupling.

February 24, 2016  

Durable automotive angle sensors

Novotechnik, U.S. has introduced the RSC3200 series of angle sensors that feature shaft connectivity options and provide absolute, rotary position measurement.

November 10, 2015  

Spring Loaded Technology’s hydraulic knee brace turns disabled legs ‘bionic’

Halifax-based startup hopes to change human mobility with unpowered, mechanical Levitation knee brace.

October 22, 2015  

UBC researchers create first superconducting graphene sheet

Ultra-strong, lithium coated material marks next step toward nanoscale quantum devices.

September 10, 2015  

NASA taps hoverboard maker for satellite “tractor beam”

Arx Pax’s magnetic field technology to help create magnetic coupling system for micro-satellite capture.

September 3, 2015