UpComing Tradeshows

March 10-12, 2020
LOGIMAT 2020 - CANCELLED
Stuttgart, Germany

April 01-04, 2020
USITT 2020 - CANCELLED
Houston, TX

X-Small Brakes

26 October 2020

Industrial Robots

Warner Electric XS & WR Brakes Reduce Six-Axis Robot Footprint

Six-axis robots have become the standard solution for automated assembly tasks due to their ability to carry out complex maneuvers. As they have grown in popularity, robot OEMs have strived to reduce the size and mass of their six-axis designs to promote space efficiency and productivity.

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01 June 2020

Industrial Robots

Warner Electric XS and WR Series Brakes for Industrial Robots

A stepping motor manufacturer located in Germany needed braking solutions for use on 6-axis industrial robots. The brakes are mounted directly to the back of the various electric stepper motors to provide static holding of the robot arm in the precise positions required for small component assembly.

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27 April 2020

Aircraft Window Shades

Warner Electric XS Brakes for Aircraft Window Shades

A European motor manufacturer needed a very small, lightweight brake for integration into an electric window shade system for luxury business jets. The system allows passengers or crew to raise and lower shades on one or all windows simultaneously on the aircraft with a push of a button.

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04 November 2019

Altra Products for SPS 2019

Problem solving power transmission solutions headline Altra stand at SPS 2019

Altra Industrial Motion Corp. will be displaying cutting edge power transmission solutions for the automation sector at SPS 2019. Representatives from leading brands Bauer Gear Motor, Huco Dynatork, Matrix, Stromag, Thomson and Warner Electric will all be present on throughout the show – highlighting products that directly address challenges currently facing operators of automated equipment.

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15 May 2017

First and Business Class Seats

Stop Light – Powerful Braking Performance in a Lightweight Package

The XS-Series of spring-actuated, electrically released brakes from Warner Electric — part of the Altra Industrial Motion Corporation — has been developed specifically to meet stringent space and weight requirements, providing reliable braking performance in a package weighing as little as 27g. Designed as statically engaged holding brakes, the XS units can also be used to stop a moving load in exceptional situations.

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