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Replace, upgrade or retrofit - a designer's AC drive dilemma

When redesigning a motor-driven application, a vital decision has to be taken: do you replace, upgrade or retrofit the application's drives? Heikki Kervinen looks at the choices

Diverting shaft currents away from the bearings

The Inpro/Seal Current Diverter Ring and Motor Grounding Sea divert harmful shaft currents away from the bearings to ground

AS9100 certification

Ondrives is currently working towards AS9100 certification, which is the most recognised standard within the aerospace industry

Tier 4 compliant industrial diesels

Kim Mulder outlines the benefits of a new range of engines which comply with latest emissions regulations

High-performance motors dispense with expensive rare-earth magnets

Applications ranging from servo motors for industrial automation, through to electric and hybrid vehicles, are often reliant on rare-earth magnets. Jon Severn investigates why the price of these magnets has risen so much and reviews some developments that could help to alleviate the problem.

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