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February - 2012

29 February 2012

Warner Electric Gen2 UniModule

Actuation Matters

When designers develop machine functions that include friction clutches/brakes, too many make the incorrect assumption that electric clutches/brakes provide the same performance capabilities as the pneumatic units.

For the majority of applications, this is simply not true. There are differences, and in some cases these differences are significant.

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19 February 2012

Helical Wind Turbine

Warner Modified ERD Electrically-Released Brake For Helical Wind Turbines

A leading manufacturer of small wind turbines contacted Warner Electric to provide an emergency braking solution for their latest turbine. The turbine was developed for use in applications including major retail centers, office/commercial buildings, government facilities, schools and universities.

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15 February 2012

Truck Loading Dock

Warner Linear K2x Linear Actuators For Loading Dock Truck Restraint System

Warner Linear K2x actuators were selected to replace competitive actuators for use on a loading dock truck restraint system. When a semi-trailer is backed into position at a loading dock door, a recessed locking hook is electrically activated to extend and raise up to engage and lock onto the rear impact guard of the truck.

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08 February 2012

Horizontal Axis Tidal Turbine

Wichita Custom HBS42-14 Wet Brake For Horizontal Axis Tidal Turbine

Wichita HBS42-14 Wet Brakes are utilized on the world’s largest tidal turbines designed for open ocean deployment, one of the harshest environments on the planet. Each turbine stands 75 ft. tall and features a unique twin rotor set (59 ft. diameter) to harness ebb and flow tides while generating 1 MW of power. The turbines are fully submersed and positioned on the seabed.

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