Cams

Controls & Controllers

Universal Compact Cams cover diverse application range.

September 3, 2014

LamCam™ includes 13 series of Aerial and Die Mount Universal Cams that cover low-volume, light-duty to high-volume, heavy-duty applications. Cam widths are available from 50–600 mm, each with common footprint to other cam manufacturers. Universal Cams are offered with single or double wear plates, mechanical or nitrogen spring return, and V-guidance system ensures precision guiding. Available for piercing, flanging, and trimming operations, Cams are available from 0–75. Read More

Controls & Controllers, Machinery & Machining Tools, Material Handling & Storage, Mounting & Attaching Products

Heavy Duty Cam-Driven Rotary Tables

February 12, 2014

The heavy-duty series "IR" Indexing Rotary Tables are mechanical cylindrical cam units that transform the uniform rotary input motion into an indexing motion of the dial plate. They are manufactured in two new standard versions 1001 and 1301 (mm) plate diameters and with the possibility of mounting vertical and horizontal axis. They allow transmitting torque to 49.850 (Nm). The standard... Read More

Controls & Controllers, Machinery & Machining Tools

Cams, Built to Customer Requirements

January 31, 2014

Indexing Technologies, Inc. (ITI Tooling) now offers custom cams from Colombo Filippetti of Milan, Italy. Colombo Filippetti is a major supplier of cams for marine engines, packaging machines, metal forming presses, textile machines and special machines of all types. We manufacture cams to customer drawings or design, or develop them to suit specific customer requirements. Colombo... Read More

Controls & Controllers, Material Handling & Storage

Colombo Filippetti Cam-Driven Rotary Tables

January 23, 2014

The "IR" series of Indexing Rotary Tables are mechanical cylindrical cam units that transform the uniform rotary input motion into an indexing motion of the dial plate. They are manufactured in six different versions from 185 to 620 (mm) plate diameters that allow transmitting torque from 40 to 12.500 (Nm).  The standard number of stations range from 2 to 16 and the cam indexing periods are... Read More

Controls & Controllers, Machinery & Machining Tools, Robotics

Tool Changers for CNC Machine Tools

January 15, 2014

Our extensive range of Tool Changers and Tool Storage Systems offers machine tool designers, builders and retro-fitters a simple, yet dependable and cost effective solution to accommodate multiple tooling requirements for a wide variety of CNC machine tools. With over 25 years of experience and technical know-how, our extensive range of high speed mechanical cam driven tool exchangers and... Read More

Controls & Controllers, Machinery & Machining Tools, Materials & Material Processing, Mechanical Components & Assemblies

A Red Hot Connection

June 10, 2013

The composite camshaft is still gaining ground in the marketplace. The main reason for this is the considerable weight reduction it brings, compared to its one-piece rival. The composite version is by now also widely used in the HGV sector. However, the main disadvantage of many current assembly processes is the high joining force applied, which creates unacceptable tolerances in positioning and... Read More

Controls & Controllers, Green & Clean

Cam Phasers with Failsafe enhance efficiency of I4 engines.

October 12, 2012

Cam phasers for I4 engines have modular design that supports various cam phasing technologies, including cam torque actuated (CTA) and torsional assist (TA) with optional mid position lock technology. Using existing torsional energy in valve train, CTA phasers actuate quickly, use minimal engine oil, and operate under range of engine speeds/temperatures. TA phasers, using torsional energy and standard engine oil pressure, offer range of authority and achieve 70° of crank rotation or more. Read More

Controls & Controllers, Machinery & Machining Tools

CAM You Believe It? Davenport Announces 24-Hour Delivery

March 12, 2012

Rochester, NY - Davenport Machine (www.davenportmachine.com) announces 24 hour delivery for cams! Davenport has streamlined their manufacturing process and can now ship cams within 24 hours of receiving an order. Once again Davenport is creating a new industry standard by taking the average lead time for cams from several days to 24 hours.<4444>Davenport Machine also announces a drastically... Read More

Controls & Controllers, Material Handling & Storage, Mechanical Power Transmission, Mounting & Attaching Products

Material Handling and Workholding Technologies at PAC Design Show 2012

January 5, 2012

Fixtureworks® (Fraser, MI), a leading manufacturer and supplier of material handling and machine tool components, workholding technologies and fixturing accessories will showcase its extensive clamping, gripping, locating, positioning, roller, bumper and support products at Booth 3473 during the Pacific Design & Manufacturing Show 2011, February 14-16, 2012, Anaheim, California. The display of... Read More

Controls & Controllers, Mechanical Power Transmission

Stainless Steel Cam Followers tolerate washdown applications.

August 10, 2011

Suited for wet or submersible applications, GRAPHALLOY® Cam Followers are corrosion resistant and do not contain oil or grease to harden, burn up, contaminate, or wash away. Units handle speeds up to 100 rpm and operate in temperatures up to 750°F. Made of self-lubricating graphite/metal alloy, cam followers do not deform under load and provide constant low coefficient of friction. Applications include industrial ovens, steel mill equipment, conveyors, kilns, and substrate dryers. Read More

Controls & Controllers, Fasteners & Hardware, Plant Furnishings & Accessories

Slide Shoe allows cam to slide during rotation.

October 7, 2010

Consisting of housing and latch wedge, Model 1-103 eliminates metal-to-metal friction, preventing panel surface from being scratched by rotation of cam during closing and opening process. Snap Hook holds Slide Shoe securely in place on cam and prevents it from turning or becoming loose during application life cycle. Model 1-103 can be applied to any 35 and 45 mm single or 3-point cam with standard 3 mm ramp. Read More

Controls & Controllers, Material Handling & Storage

Stainless Steel Eccentrical Cam Units are RoHS compliant.

June 18, 2010

Offered in metric sizes, series GN 918.5 Stainless Steel Eccentrical Cam Units feature chemically nickel-plated, stainless steel cam and tempered stainless steel Hexagon threaded bolt and washer. Ball lever handle is matte shot blasted stainless steel with black phenolic plastic ball knob, and is linked to cam via mating serrations. Eccentrical cam can also be used with T-slot nuts on machine beds, or as stepless adjustable end stops. Read More

Controls & Controllers, Mechanical Power Transmission

Needle Bearing Cam Followers have friction-reducing design.

November 12, 2008

Series BBXCAM-CN features hardened and ground outer race as well as low-carbon alloy steel hardened studs and inner races, both of hex- or slotted-head type. Available in IDs from ½-4 in., carbon steel needle bearing sealed cam followers may be lubricated through head end only and have clamping torque based on dry threads. Design minimizes friction and operating noise while promoting durability. Read More

Controls & Controllers, Material Handling & Storage, Mechanical Power Transmission

Cam Roller Runner Block does not require preload adjustment.

December 6, 2007

Available in sizes of 15 and 25, eLINE Cam Roller runner block for eLINE profiled rail systems provide quiet transport of light loads at speeds up to 12 m/sec. Users can choose between runner blocks in standard length with 4 cam rollers, or short runner blocks with 2 cam rollers. Aluminum eLINE profiled rail system compensates for tolerance errors and unevenness in mounting surfaces. Rails can be mounted from above/below and come in one-piece lengths of up to 4,000 mm. Read More

Controls & Controllers, Material Handling & Storage, Materials & Material Processing, Mechanical Power Transmission, Services

"Green" Manufacturing Initiative Utilizes Composite Material for Environmentally-Friendly Alternative to Metal in High-Performance Load-Bearing Motion System Applications

March 27, 2007

Closter, NJ: As manufacturers, transport operators, processors and service providers seek to achieve more environmentally benign operations, Intech Corporation intechpower.com/icam steps up to the challenge with the environmentally friendly Power-Core material and Power of Knowledge Engineering(TM) calculations to predict performance wear-life and cost-savings.<4444>Specially formulated,... Read More

Controls & Controllers, Mechanical Power Transmission

Cam Followers work in high temperatures.

December 14, 2004

GRAPHALLOY® yoke style cam followers suit high temperature, low temperature, and submerged applications. They work in temperatures to +750°F and require no grease or oil. Under load, GRAPHALLOY will not soften or extrude. Cam followers, without stud, fit various fixed locations and are available as stock items in roller OD from .75-3.00 in. and roller lengths from .50-1.75 in. Products can also be furnished with crowned rollers. Read More

Controls & Controllers

Cam Units are offered in three styles.

August 17, 2004

Available in ball lever and hexagon type, Eccentrical, Top Clamping, and Bottom Clamping cam units feature cams and washers fabricated of steel with black oxide finish. Case hardened, nitrided products have threaded bolt and lever arm ball knobs fabricated of black phenolic plastic. Products are self-arresting in any position in order to maintain clamping in angular positions. All three types feature clamping bolts that can be used as stepless adjustable end stops. Read More

Controls & Controllers

Roller Cams offer minimum service life of 1 million cycles.

June 1, 2004

Dyne-A-Cam® Models RC2-30, RC2-50, and RCP2-150 provide piercing forces of 30, 50, and 150 kN, respectively. Each can be mounted at any angle, with 50° angle required between user-supplied driver and motion of cam. Units feature precision guiding for off-center loading and upside-down installation, built-in return stroke dampening, and heavy-duty roller bearing to transfer force from driver to cam. Return force on all models is generated by gas springs. Read More

Controls & Controllers, Material Handling & Storage

Rollers and Cam Followers offer alternative to metal rollers.

May 26, 2004

Self-Lubricating Power-Core curved, U- and V-shaped rollers will not wear out rail, and achieve noise reduction of 6-10 dBa over metal rollers. Precision machining provides minimal run-out, while tire material absorbs shock to provide smooth rolling motion and is resistant to chemicals and corrosion. Power-Core rollers operate in temperatures ranging from -60 to +140°F and are suitable for indoor and outdoor use. Read More

Controls & Controllers, Machinery & Machining Tools

Die Stamper is available with sensor kits.

May 20, 2004

Models HCCU-60 and HCCU-150 in Dyne-A-Cam® Nitro-Cam(TM) Series are available with respective sizes of 6¾ and 16¾ tons. Products, offered with sensor kits for positioning, can be mounted at any angle in die and retrofit to existing dies. Features include constant force through stroke, built-in mechanical stop for exact cam stroke, and no fluid pressure at die open. Other sizes in series include 1.69 (HCCU-15), 4.50 (HCCU-40), and 10.12 tons (HCCU-90). Read More