KMI Announces HE Family of Solar Tracker Drives

January 22, 2014, Phoenix, Arizona- Kinematics Manufacturing, the largest slew drive manufacturer in the world, announced today the HE family of integrated raceway drives specifically designed for the needs of single-axis solar trackers.

The company, leveraging its experience with the proven VE family of slew drives, delivering almost 4GW of power in the solar industry, developed the optimized HE torque tube, motor, and post interfaces. The incorporated patented technology included in the design consists of the integrated raceway, hourglass worm, partial gear, and hard stops.

The HE family represents KMI’s commitment to lead actuator innovation for the solar tracker industry.

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