April 2014 – A new tractor was being added to the customer’s assembly line and they were looking for a state of the art handling device that would assist their operators in the assembling of this new tractor by handling the new diesel particulate filter, hood, fuel tank, chassis and battery.
- All-Electric "Power and Free" VFD Tractor
- New Knight Rotary Union - Electric / Pneumatic
- New Products Featuring Patent Pending ERail
- Knight Instrument Panel Lift Assist Featured in Detroit Free Press
- Knight Tools featured in Tesla Cyber Rodeo Video
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October 2022- Knight has designed and added a new All-Electric “Power and Free” VFD tractor (Variable Frequency Drive) to their growing family of products. VFD tractors offer innovative solutions to the way heavy loads are moved in manufacturing environments. This new “power and free” VFD tractor offers additional benefits with it’s all-electric style and programmability features.
In addition, when paired with Knight’s patented
September 2022 – Knight Global has designed a family of Rotary Unions (patent pending) to accommodate for the rigorous demands often encountered with industrial automation equipment. These Rotary Unions can prevent winding or tangling up of electrical cables, wires, air lines and SDS chains. This greatly reduces the chances of equipment damage and its associated downtime.
May 2022 – Knight Global will be releasing products that have been greatly improved by their patent pending ERail. These include an ERail Jib Crane and a Cantilevered ERail System.
Knight’s ERail supplies power to servo hoists and other electrical tools. When combined with a jib crane or a cantilevered rail system, the result is a a more streamlined process, eliminating hanging