UpComing Tradeshows

July 13-17, 2020
CEMAT 2020 - POSTPONED - New Date Announced!
Hannover, Germany

September 07-11, 2020
IFAT - POSTPONED - New Date Announced!
Munich, Germany

September 28-30, 2020
MINExpo 2020 - POSTPONED to 2021
Las Vegas, NV

Renewable Energy

25 February 2019

solar panel mounting system

TB Wood's Modified L-Jaw Couplings for Solar Panel Mounting System

RBI Solar, an industry-leading designer and manufacturer of solar panel mounting systems for commercial applications, needed a reliable coupling solution for its new single axis tracker product.

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16 March 2018

Warner Linear K4x and Flyer

New Warner Linear B-Track K4x Rugged Duty Actuator

Warner Linear is proud to announce a new B-Track K4x Rugged Duty Actuator. The B-Track K4x actuator provides the highest load rating in its class and incorporates all the base K2x features with a ball screw for a 4,000lb (17760 N) load capacity within a compact package size whereas the K2x model provides load capabilities up to 2800 pounds (12455 N).

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06 April 2017

Moveable Solar Array

Warner Linear H-Track Electric Actuators for Movable Solar Arrays

Linear actuators are routinely utilized to adjust panel angles on large solar arrays. This movement allows the panels to be positioned toward the sun for maximum efficiency as it moves across the sky during peak daylight hours.

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24 October 2016

Svendborg Yaw Brake

Svendborg Brakes, Twiflex and Warner showcase latest innovations at WindEnergy Hamburg, 2016

Altra Industrial Motion brands, Svendborg Brakes, Twiflex Ltd. and Warner Electric have once again attended this year’s WindEnergy exhibition, the world’s leading trade fair for the wind energy industry. Svendborg Brakes is well known within the industry for its reliable, high quality braking systems.

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07 April 2016

Offshore Wind Turbines

Svendborg BSFH 300 Series Brakes for Offshore Wind Turbines

A major wind turbine OEM needed a reliable rotor braking solution for offshore turbines with rotor diameters of 76 meters (250 ft.). Located in Middelgrunden off the coast of the Danish capital Copenhagen, the turbines are installed in a slight curve with 180 meters (197 yds.) between each and an overall length of 3.4 kilometers (2.1 miles). The total wind farm area is about 1 hectare (2.5 acres).

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