10/05/2012

BEI Kimco introduced the powerful High Force Linear Actuator Model LA100-93-000A. The new actuator packs a peak force of 500 lbs, a strength that typically requires two actuators to achieve. With approximately two times both peak and continuous force

09/05/2012

BEI KIMCO MAGNETICS introduced a Linear Voice Coil Actuator featuring a patented design that incorporates magnetic latches at each end of travel. The new design provides an ideal solution for critical applications where there is a specific ‘stop’

06/28/2012

When it comes to linear motion, engineers often come down to two choices: Voice Coil Actuators (VCAs) and Solenoids.

05/08/2012

BEI Kimco Magnetics Announces New Stocking Program for Faster Voice Coil Actuator Delivery and Improved Design Process Management

03/01/2012

BEI Kimco Magnetics, a brand of Custom Sensors & Technologies (CST), Inc., has introduced the DXH15 Series Outer Member Rotating BLDC Motor to meet the high accuracy requirements for a variety of industrial scanning applications.

01/09/2012

Precision positioning and actuation applications require exceptionally smooth motor operation without disruption from cogging.

11/15/2011

BEI Kimco Magnetics has introduced a convenient new tool to calculate the optimum Linear Voice Coil Actuator size for a given application. The new tool was designed to save customers time in determining the most suitable linear actuator by

10/13/2011

BEI KIMCO MAGNETICS SOLVES CHALLENGING APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS WITH NEW HIGH FORCE DENSITY, IP65 RATED MOTOR

08/19/2011

BEI Kimco Magnetics has introduced the LAH43-86-000A High Force Housed Actuator as the latest addition to its growing line of housed actuators. The newest model has the highest force capability of the family as well as self alignment features.

07/25/2011

BEI Kimco Magnetics, a company of Custom Sensors & Technologies (CST), Inc., recently met the challenging Brushless DC Motor requirements utilized in a Down Hole Oil Exploration application.

05/06/2011

Announcement of BEI Kimco Facility Move May 6, 2011 BEI Kimco Magnetics Division is announcing the re-location of our Vista facility as of May 6, 2011.

04/14/2011

BEI Kimco Magnetics recently met the challenging generator requirements utilized in a railroad train signaling application. The generator is used to supply power to a remote brake health monitoring system.

04/07/2011

BEI Kimco Magnetics recently met the challenging voice coil actuator requirements for a high temperature spectrometer application. The device is used to identify materials in a given sample based on its spectral lines and operates under severe condit

03/22/2011

BEI Kimco Magnetics has designed the Model LA05-05-000A—a miniature voice coil actuator (VCA) that the company claims is approximately 0.13 in. smaller than competing models.

03/18/2011

Four examples show how. This is the case with several recent motion control developments by BEI Kimco engineers.These are found in a ventilator system, an optical positioning control application; and an ophthalmic lens grinding tool.

02/03/2011

BEI Kimco Magnetics has manufacturing capabilities in Moorpark CA. In 2010, BEI Kimco Magnetics moved a portion of their Military / ITAR manufacturing operations to Moorpark CA with the intention to complete our move of ITAR products in 2011.

02/03/2011

BEI Kimco Magnetics has manufacturing capabilities at CST de Mexico in Otay, Mexico In 2004, BEI Kimco Magnetics moved a portion of their Industrial manufacturing operations to CST de Mexico. With the intention to complete our move of Industrial

01/12/2011

Crouzet has introduced the new 801 Series Brushless DC Gearmotor with integrated Gearbox and electronics. The new all-in-one solution offers versatile control for speed and torque in a compact, sealed package. With no brushes to wear out, it is

12/21/2010

BEI Kimco Magnetics has announced an exciting breakthrough in miniaturization for cylindrical shaped voice coil actuators with the introduction of the Model LA05-05-000A. The new actuator measures only 0.5” in diameter by 0.5” in length

12/07/2010

BEI Kimco Magnetics’ LA13-13 Linear Voice Coil Actuator featuring an IP64 fully sealed package impervious to water splashes and other fluids. This new light-weight actuator provides reliable, long lasting performance in highly contaminated

11/02/2010

BEI Kimco Magnetics, recently met the challenging VCA requirements for a cutting tool utilized in an Ophthalmic Lens Grinding application.

10/18/2010

Crouzet has introduced the new GDR1 and GDR2 Gearbox Series featuring quiet operation, versatile mounting and high torque. The new gearbox line is suitable for a variety of medical, commercial and industrial automation applications where smooth

09/21/2010

BEI Kimco recently developed a BLDC motor to meet the challenging high speed requirements for a Turbomolecular Vacuum Pump application. The Turbomolecular pump is widely used in the semiconductor device

09/01/2010

BEI Kimco Magnetics has introduced the uniquely designed LA15-16-043Z Voice Coil Actuator featuring a large diameter clear aperture, compact size, and force high capabilities. Design engineers will find the new actuator an ideal solution

07/28/2010

BEI Kimco recently met the challenging valve control actuator requirements for a medical ventilator system for critical care patients. Two Kimco Voice Coil Actuators support different functions within the ventilator.

07/28/2010

BEI Kimco recently met the challenging valve control actuator requirements for a medical ventilator system for critical care patients. Two Kimco Voice Coil Actuators support different functions within the ventilator.

07/14/2010

Crouzet has introduced a new line of Single Ovoid and Double Ovoid Gearboxes. The new second generation gearboxes offer low speed in a wide range of gear ratios and motor options. All motor options are RoHS compliant and many meet UL and CSA requirements.

05/26/2010

BEI Kimco Magnetics recently met the challenging high-performance motor requirements for a new, all-electric actuator targeting power generation control applications for gas turbine engines.

04/28/2010

A new Limited Angle Torquer product line. Developed to provide stabilization and relatively low-bandwidth position control features, the new unit is anticipated to offer a low-cost alternative to more expensive, multi-component assemblies.

04/21/2010

April 21, 2010–Raytheon Company presented supplier excellence awards to thirty companies for their exceptional performance in supporting the company’s Space and Airborne Systems (SAS) business during 2008.

04/05/2010

BEI Kimco has introduced the new LAS13 Linear Voice Coil Actuator Series in response to customer need for an actuator with integrated position sensor in a compact package. The result is a highly reliable design that can be used in a variety of positioning

03/10/2010

March 10, 2010–BEI Kimco Magnetics, recently met the challenging voice coil actuator (VCA)requirements utilized in an Optical positioning control application.

02/22/2010

Crouzet has introduced a new line of high performance, geared BLDC motors available with a complete tool kit of selectable gear boxes, controllers, brakes and smart drives. The innovative concept allows different configurations to be quickly assembled

02/02/2010

BEI Kimco and Crouzet are a part of Custom Sensors and Technologies’ motor activity. This new $50M organization now supports a world-wide sales team, adaptation centers in Europe and the USA, with manufacturing sites in France, USA, Morocco &

01/28/2010

BEI KIMCO recently met the challenging high-performance motor requirements for a Down Hole Measurement While Drilling (MWD) application. With oil companies drilling deeper than ever before to obtain increasingly valuable deposits.

11/06/2009

The BEI Kimco NEMA DIN 34 Series offer all the benefits of brushless DC technology and are available in three standard frame lengths of 2.0-, 2.6-, and 3.2- inches with rear shaft extension as a provision for encoder mounting.

10/30/2009

BEI KIMCO recently met the challenging motor requirements for a revolutionary new cast removal system for a leading medical device manufacturer. The new cast cutting system was part of the manufacturer’s continuing goal to develop products

07/24/2009

CROUZET INTRODUCES STAND-ALONE CONTROLLER FEATURING 4-QUADRANT FUNCTIONALITY AND HIGH POWER IN CONVENIENT PACKAGE SIZE

07/17/2009

Download the Kimco application guide for voice coil actuators pdf to learn more about our products and which applications they work in.

07/17/2009

Download the Kimco application guide for brushless dc motors pdf to learn more about our products and which applications they work in.

05/26/2009

FAQ about Crouzet Motors

05/22/2009

BEI Kimco New Housed Linear Voice Coil Actuator Features Self-Alignment and High Force Capabilities Inside Durable, Encapsulated Housing

05/08/2009

Crouzet DC Motor Tech Guide available as PDF download.

04/01/2009

Crouzet Micro-motors innovative D.C. motorization solutions adapted to your applications.

03/10/2009

With heating and domestic hot water representing 85% of a family household energy expenses, energy saving solutions are increasingly in demand. In response, Crouzet North America, has introduced the Linear Motor Series to the North American market

11/24/2008

BEI Kimco Magnetics, has introduced a new family of Linear Voice Coil Actuators that provides increased safety and long service life. The new family features two patented spring designs based on magnetic, rather than mechanical technology.

10/02/2008

BEI Kimco Magnetics, has introduced a new compact sized, high force, cylindrical Voice Coil Actuator in response to market demand for improved consistency and precision in valve control and beam steering applications.

09/30/2008

“There are many considerations you encounter, especially on the military side, that you don't in industrial machine applications,” says Walter Smith, senior applications engineer, motor products at BEI Kimco Magnetics (Vista, California).

09/19/2008

Crouzet North America, has introduced the Motomate Brushless Motor featuring compact size, convenience and easy programmability. Designed with an integral controller, the new motor provides an all-in-one solution for a wide range

09/05/2008

The complete integrated motor system incorporates a 24 V brushless DC motor, a high performance sin/cos optical encoder with 3.2 million counts/rev and one electrical cycle every 20 microns (scale pitch).

06/04/2008

BEI KIMCO MAGNETICS INTRODUCES HIGH PRECISION INTEGRATED MOTOR ENCODER ASSEMBLY DESIGNED FOR EXTREMELY FINE POSITIONING

05/29/2008

VISTA, Calif, - May 29, 2008 - BEI Kimco Magnetics, a company of Custom Sensors & Technologies (CST), Inc., has announced launch of its new website at www.beikimco.com. VCA and BLDC.

05/14/2008

Crouzet North America has introduced the ultra-quiet Peristaltic Pump Gear Motor (PPGM) series designed for motorization of a wide range of peristaltic positive displacement pumps. Suitable in many applications.

01/01/2008

BEI Kimco Magnetics Division announces availability of the LA50-65-001A Model. This voice coil actuator is one of Kimco’s largest and most powerful linear actuators.

01/01/2008

BEI Kimco products are found in semiconductor, medical, factory automation, scientific instrumentation and automotive markets.

01/01/2007

BEI Kimco Magnetics Division has introduced its first flat voice coil linear actuator. The model LA05-30-001 is a thin, rectangular shaped linear actuator featuring a total stroke of 0.4" (10 mm), a continuous stall force of 3.4 lb. (15 N