UpComing Tradeshows

April 22-27, 2017
ISRI 2017
New Orleans, LA

April 23-26, 2017
GCA 2017
Galveston, TX

April 24-28, 2017
Hannover Messe 2017
Hannover, Germany

Motion Control

16 January 2017

amusement ride conveyor

Boston Gear 700 Series Double Reduction Gearbox for Amusement Ride Conveyor

A major amusement park located in Orlando, Florida, needed a replacement drive for use on one of its attractions. The ride features boats that transport passengers through a series of greenhouses and gardens where many of the plants are grown hydroponically.

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23 May 2016

Airplane Seats with X Small Brakes

Warner Electric custom X-Small brakes are the smallest on the market

There are some applications where every gram or cubic millimeter counts. In these situations OEMs and designers need to rely on high quality manufacturers who are able to deliver reliable and effective solutions. When it comes to braking solutions, Warner Electric recognizes that in many of these situations the only solutions available are expensive permanent magnet brakes.

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24 September 2015

Pharmaceutical Robots

Matrix Small Diameter Permanent Magnet Brakes for Medical/Pharmaceutical Robots

Matrix engineers recently developed a new line of permanent magnet brakes (PMB) for use by the servo motor industry. The small diameter brakes are ideally suited for precision pick and place robots utilized in medical laboratories and pharmaceutical manufacturing applications.

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10 September 2015

Automated Theater Seating System

Boston Gear Custom 700 Series Speed Reducers for Automated Theater Seating System

Gala Systems, a world leader of understage equipment and flexible venue solutions, needed reliable speed reducers for use in the transformational seating system installed at the 1759-seat, world-class Tobin Center for the Performing Arts in San Antonio, Texas.

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08 September 2015

Industrial Robots

Matrix International Modified 1EB Brakes for Industrial Robots

A leading global industrial robotics manufacturer contacted Matrix to provide servo motor brakes for a new series of robots used in material handling and process applications. The robots often operate 16 to 24 hours/day performing rapid repetitive programmed functions.

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