DeviceNet wire management

JRBS-57 I/O management system for DeviceNet features junction boxes that provide the convenience of DIN-rail mounting in an IP 20 design.

Features & benefits

  • 4, 6, and 8-port configurations

  • Die-cast aluminum construction operates in temperatures from -13° to 158° F

  • Includes BUS-in/BUS-out feature that eliminates need for separate splitter device

  • Connections made with removable screw terminals that are secured to main housing with screws

Turck Inc.
(800) 544-7769
www.turck.comCircle 156

Linear axis

Lirax-M LD linear axis is designed for assembly automation and is made of a drown drawn aluminum profile that has integrated roller guides and is actuated by a linear motor.

Features & benefits

  • Handles weights to 20 kg

  • Two module designs — single-drive slide with feed forces of 50 to 300 N or twin-drive slide with feed force of 100 to 600 N

  • Acceleration of 70 m/sec2

  • Repeat accuracy of less than 0.01 mm

Schunk Inc.
(919) 572-2705
Circle 157

Wheel end brake

Completely enclosed, wet, multiple-disc brake replaces standard caliper disc and drum brakes on light-duty vehicles.

Features & benefits

  • 40,000 lb-in. maximum static torque at 0 psi; service brake maximum dynamic torque rating of 30,000 lb-in. at 1,500 psi

  • Uses common hydraulic fluid for actuation and cooling

  • Spring-applied, hydraulic-release design for parking and emergency braking at each wheel

  • Service braking is accomplished through pressure apply function

Mico Inc.
(507) 625-6426
Circle 158

Mounted bearing units

Marathon bearing units withstand harsh operating conditions and protect in washdown environments with their corrosion-resistant, maintenance-free dual-sealing system.

Features & benefits

  • Incorporate insert bearings (coated or stainless); rubber seals bonded to AISI 204 stainless steel

  • HDi series cast-iron units use ZMaRC coating to eliminate flaking and chipping on nickel-plated and painted units

  • XDs units have cast or stainless-steel housings and stainless insert bearings

  • Composite units feature strong, lightweight, non-metallic composite housings to resist citric acids, cooking fats, and most washdown chemicals and sanitizers

MRC Bearing Services
(716) 661-2727
Circle 159

Dc motor speed controller

DEC 24/3 1-quadrant amplifier for brushless dc motors can be used flexibly with various voltage sources as a digital speed controller and open-loop speed controller.

Features & benefits

  • 5 to 24 V operating range; maximum power of 3 A (intermittent to 6 A)

  • Operating mode selected with DIP switch

  • Speed value set with integrated potentiometer or external reference value

  • Under-voltage protection prevents uncontrolled operation; blocking protection stops motor current from going below minimum speed by more than 1.5 sec

Maxon Precision Motors
(508) 677-0520
Circle 160

Electromechanical rod actuators

DNCE electromechanical rod actuators are screw-driven with a non-rotating round piston rod and serve as a drop-in replacement for ISO 6431 pneumatic cylinders.

Features & benefits

  • Leadscrew repeatability of ±0.07 mm; ballscrew repeatability of ±0.02 mm

  • Standard and custom stroke lengths to 600 mm

  • Ballscrew-driven model provides high precision, reliability, and feed velocities as well as long duty cycles

  • Leadscrew-driven model is self-braking for safety

  • Can act as a standalone mechanical axis for mounting to motor or as part of a complete system with intelligent motor and controller

Festo Corp.
(800) 993-3786
Circle 161

Bellows coupling

BKC compact bellows coupling features stainless steel for high torsional rigidity with zero backlash and flexibility across all three axes of possible shaft misalignment.

Features & benefits

  • Fits shaft sizes from 8 to 75 mm with or without keyways

  • Torques from 15 to 500 Nm

  • Connection between bellows and hub is within hub, allowing for axial shaft engagement in a 15% shorter length

R+W America LP
(630) 521-9911
Circle 162

Dc micro motors

BSY series dc vibrating micro motors feature a surface-mount configuration that offers a more compact and reliable solution than many spring-loaded designs.

Features & benefits

  • Low profile of 3.4 mm; 11-mm overall length

  • Speeds to 14,000 rpm with counterweight of 1.7-mm radius and 2.8-mm length

  • 45 dB mechanical noise; electrical noise controlled by ring varistor

  • 2.7 Vdc operating voltage; 65 mA load current

Sanyo DC Micro Motor Div.
(630) 694-8230
Circle 163

RFID system

Ositrack by Telemacanique radio frequency identification system is easy to set up without programming.

Features & benefits

  • Automatically detects communication parameter settings (speed, format, parity, protocol, etc.)

  • Connects to Ethernet, Modbus, CANopen, and Uni-Telway networks via connection box

  • Withstands humidity, extreme temperatures, mechanical shock and vibration, and dust

  • Integrates easily into flexible manufacturing production lines with simple clip-on mounting and quick connection with M12 connector

Schneider Electric Sensor Competency Center
(937) 252-2121
Circle 166

Linear actuators

SRX-150 heavy-duty linear actuators are available in five standard lengths in belt or ballscrew-driven versions.

Features & benefits

  • 400, 600, 1,000, 1,500, and 1,900-mm stroke lengths

  • Up to 66 kN dynamic load capacity; roll moment capacity to 3,380 Nm

  • High precision in a compact aluminum profile

  • Speeds to 5 m/s

Bishop-Wisecarver Corp.
(888) 580-8272
Circle 164

Vector drives

SM vector drives now come with NEMA 4X (IP65) enclosures to protect against dust, water, and corrosion.

Features & benefits

  • Enclosures available with up to 3 hp power; drives have power range to 25 hp

  • Four modes of operation — V/Hz, enhanced V/Hz, vector speed, and torque

  • Input voltage from 120 Vac, 1-phase to 600 Vac, 3-phase

  • Communication options include RS-485/Modbus, CANopen, and DeviceNet

AC Technology, a member of the Lenze Group
(508) 278-9100
Circle 165