Magnetek, Inc. Launches Economical New Low HP Drive
MENOMONEE FALLS, Wis. - January 26, 2009 - Magnetek, Inc., introduces the new IMPULSE®•G+ Mini Adjustable Frequency Crane Control. The low horsepower IMPULSE•G+ Mini offers easy programming, with user-friendly standard programming for basic applications and advanced programming capability for high performance environments. It is designed with an expanded horsepower range and an identical dimensional footprint as the Company’s IMPULSE®•P3 Series 2 drive (up to 5HP) with an even smaller footprint beyond 5HP.
“The IMPULSE•G+ Mini continues our history of providing the most reliable and cost-effective adjustable frequency crane controls available,” stated Perry Pabich, vice president and general manager for Magnetek’s Material Handling business.
The Company’s IMPULSE•P3 Series 2 Crane Control will be available to order through December 2009 and will be supported with parts and service until 2013.
Magnetek, Inc. provides a full complement of overhead material handling control solutions including AC and DC drive systems, motors, brakes, conductor bar and festoon systems, remote radio controls, and pushbutton pendant stations. In addition to material handling products, Magnetek manufactures digital power and motion control systems used in people-moving and energy delivery. Headquartered in Menomonee Falls, Wis., in the greater Milwaukee area, Magnetek operates manufacturing plants in Pittsburgh, Pa., Canonsburg, Pa., and Mississauga, Ontario, Canada, as well as Menomonee Falls. On August 13, 2008, the Company reported revenues of $100 million for its 2008 fiscal year, which ended June 29, 2008. Please visit www.magnetek.com for more information.
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