Fasteners & Hardware

Fasteners & Hardware, Machinery & Machining Tools

Steinmeyer to Attend IMTS 2016 McCormick Place (Sep. 12-17)

July 22, 2016

Burlington, MA, USA, July 20, 2016 - Steinmeyer, the world’s premiere manufacturer of precision ground ball screws, announces its participation in the 2016 International Manufacturing Technology Show, Booth NC-467at McCormick Place in Chicago, from September 12-17. Company executives and engineers will be on-hand to discuss Steinmeyer’s large portfolio of ball screws, including: Miniature... Read More

Fasteners & Hardware

Electronic Rotary Latch features MPU-controlled operation.

July 18, 2016

Providing intelligent, reliable electronic access, R4-EM 9 Series delivers electronic latching through microprocessor-controlled actuation. Microprocessor control of all input and output commands expands programing capability and customization of latch functionality, while integrated door sensor and extended housing lend to tamper resistance. Also included, integrated trigger sensor provides indisputable lock/unlock status reporting. Kick out option and pull open style are also available. Read More

Fasteners & Hardware, Machinery & Machining Tools

Coated Insert Grades are designed for cast iron turning.

July 18, 2016

Optimized for toughness and wear resistance, TK1501 and TK0501 dedicated cast iron turning grades reduce tool waste and maximize parts production per edge. Standard features include Duratomic® coating technology, EDGE INTELLIGENCE, and Chrome Used-Edge Detection. Latter facilitates identification of cutting edge contact with workpiece even in low-light environments. Various geometries, from roughing to finishing, are available to produce desired surface finish in any application. Read More

Fasteners & Hardware, Machinery & Machining Tools

Local Manufacturing of Thomson FSI Style Metric Precision Ball Screws Leads to Faster Delivery Times

July 14, 2016

RADFORD, VA – Thomson Industries, Inc., a leading manufacturer of mechanical motion control solutions, has further enhanced its customer offerings in North America by utilizing its domestic manufacturing facilities to deliver high-quality, German-engineered metric ball screws with shorter lead times. As only two percent of all metric ball screws sold in North America are manufactured... Read More

Fasteners & Hardware

Hollow Knurled Knobs feature non-marring threaded stud tips.

July 12, 2016

Featuring black technopolymer body with smooth, glossy finish, GN 421.10 Hollow Knurled Knobs have brass or plastic tips at end of stainless steel threaded studs for applications where marks and damage on workpiece are unacceptable. In clamping applications, partially protruding steel hub of knob prevents chipping of plastic. Knobs are RoHS-compliant and come in metric sizes. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices, Fasteners & Hardware, Material Handling & Storage, Non-Industrial Products

HellermannTyton Advances Wire Management for PV Installations

July 11, 2016

Ratchet P Clamp, Low Profile Metal Edge Clip, 25-Year Rated ID Solution Featured in Booth 9219 MILWAUKEE and SAN FRANCISCO - HellermannTyton, www.hellermann.tyton.com, will exhibit at Intersolar North America and showcase solutions that integrate seamlessly with solar racking to improve wire management, and PV system labeling solutions that... Read More

Fasteners & Hardware, Machinery & Machining Tools

Square Shoulder/Helical Milling Cutter Inserts come in large size.

July 11, 2016

Featuring 4 curved cutting edges, inserts for T4-12 square shoulder and helical milling cutters help parts manufacturers achieve increased depths of cut and metal removal rates when roughing and semi-finishing workpiece materials. Tangential mounting lends to performance stability and facilitates access to mounting screws. Cutter diameters range from 1–5 in. with corner radii up to 0.125 in. Various grades and geometries, as well as normal and close pitch versions, are available. Read More

Fasteners & Hardware, Material Handling & Storage

REGO-FIX to Showcase New and Innovative Tooling at IMTS

July 5, 2016

INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. — At IMTS, REGO-FIX will unveil new tooling technologies along with innovative next generation products in booth W-2239. The company will show its new intRlox® Mini Nut slip proof clamping system. Other featured technologies include reCool® Mini, a retrofittable coolant-through system for use on Swiss-style machines, and Rigid Holders for extreme cutting applications that... Read More

Fasteners & Hardware, Machinery & Machining Tools

Rough Turning Insert Geometry comes in 4 shapes and 4 grades.

July 5, 2016

Promoting process reliability in rough turning, double-sided ISO indexable inserts with RP7 geometry combine ground contact surface with profile featuring tailored protective chamfer that guards against fracturing. Other features include T-land for protection against chipping, ground seating surface, center curve design for increased cutting edge strength, and chip groove depth able to accommodate higher feed rates. Additionally, Tiger·tec® Silver coating extends tool life. Read More

Controls & Controllers, Fasteners & Hardware

Deterministic Multi-Axis Motor Controller offers diverse support.

July 1, 2016

Supporting applications using encoder, Hall sensor, CAN bus, and induction motors, SmartFusion™2 SoC FPGA-based deterministic multi-axis motor control solution comprises modular intellectual property (IP) suite, hardware kit, and GUI for design development/debugging. Modular IP suite, optimized for SmartFusion2 SoC FPGAs and IGLOO™2 FPGAs, integrates Synplify Pro and Modelsim with constraints management, debug capabilities, and secure production programming support. Read More

Fasteners & Hardware, Material Handling & Storage

Bin Cabinets offer keyless electronic locking.

June 29, 2016

Available for 14 models of full-size Bin Cabinets and Secure Mini-Cabinets, Keyless Electronic Locking Systems provide additional security and management of valuable inventory. Battery-operated systems support up to 50,000 locking cycles, and battery compartment is easily accessible from outside of cabinet. User created codes can be assigned for authorized users and supervisors. Read More

Fasteners & Hardware

Saint-Gobain Performance Plastics L+S GmbH Supports Formula Student Electric KA-Raceing Team

June 27, 2016

GARDEN GROVE, Calif. (June 21, 2016) - Saint-Gobain Performance Plastics L+S GmbH supports the aspirations of many promising vehicle developers by sponsoring the Formula Student Electric KA-Raceing Team from the University of Karlsruhe Germany. Originally held in the USA as Formula SAE, the Formula Student idea has grown into an international design engineering competition where university... Read More

Fasteners & Hardware

World Chess Hall of Fame Chess Set to Feature Threaded Inserts from Yardley

June 21, 2016

Yardley’s high quality threaded metal inserts are used for a wide range of fastening applications for OEMs and various other industries. You’ve seen them in outdoor furniture, RC jet boats, fighter jets, and much more. Now you’ll see them in a World Chess Hall of Fame chess set, “Royal Parts”! April Baker, an artist from Wisconsin, stepped out of the box and created a full chess set... Read More

Fasteners & Hardware, Material Handling & Storage, Mechanical Components & Assemblies, Mounting & Attaching Products

Fixtureworks to Feature its New Line-Up of Vises, Grippers, Clamps and Positioning Systems at IMTS 2016

June 14, 2016

Fixtureworks® (Fraser, MI), a leading supplier of clamps, fixturing accessories, machine tool and material handling products, will showcase several new product lines in Booth W-2377 during IMTS 2016, September 12-17, 2016 McCormick Place, Chicago. Highlighting the exhibit will be its lineup of TRIMAX vises; ultra-low profile TRIGRIP carbide grippers; the APS zero-point positioning system, air... Read More

Fasteners & Hardware

Highly Reliable GC1130 Overcomes Challenging Machining Conditions

June 10, 2016

Steel milling grade offers greater security and productivity Machine shops faced with identifying ways of achieving secure machining with long and predictable insert life in steel milling operations can turn to GC1130, an insert made with the Zertivo™, a unique production technology from Sandvik Coromant. GC1130 helps to overcome challenging machining conditions with a clean and intact... Read More

Fasteners & Hardware, HVAC, Transportation Industry Products

Digital Tire Inflator is fast, accurate, and durable.

June 10, 2016

Used in industrial, workshop, and fleet service industries, Dura-Flate measures, inflates, and deflates tires. Unit draws 80 hr of service from 2 AAA batteries, and backlit LCD screen with digital, multi-scale gauge features auto-off function to conserve battery life. Supply pressure ranges from 100–200 psi, and accuracy is to ±2 psi @ 25–75 psi. In addition to ¼ in. NPT inlet connection, features include 19.7 in. hose, dual hold-on chuck, and die cast aluminum body with steel operating lever.
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Fasteners & Hardware, Machinery & Machining Tools, Material Handling & Storage, Portable Tools

Walter to Feature Advanced Cutting Tool Technologies at IMTS '16

June 8, 2016

Waukesha, WI — Walter, a leading cutting tool manufacturer, will showcase its latest technologies in Booth W-1700 at IMTS ’16, September 12-17, 2016, McCormick Place, Chicago, IL. Highlights of the exhibit will include the Walter M4000 program which uses an innovative insert system that has a single, basic shape compatibility with every M4000 body. The inserts can be used in all tools... Read More

Fasteners & Hardware, Portable Tools

PCD Inserts offer optimized wear resistance.

June 6, 2016

Made of polycrystalline diamond, WDN10 Inserts deliver optimized hardness, low coefficient of friction, and minimum heat distortion, helping to maximize productivity in high-speed machining of non-ferrous materials. Cutting edge sharpness, resulting from PCD grain size and manufacturing process, enables inserts to achieve optimized surface finishes. Products boast chip breaker geometry and are laser marked with grade designation and ISO/ANSI corner radius designation. Read More

Fasteners & Hardware, Machinery & Machining Tools

Seco Tools Engineered Solutions to Take Center Stage at IMTS 2016

June 1, 2016

TROY, Mich. – Seco Tools will spotlight its Engineered Solutions along with many other new tooling innovations at IMTS 2016 in booth W-1564. As a function of its Engineered Solutions division, Seco provides customers with competitively priced, fully engineered tooling solutions for their individual manufacturing needs. The company will exhibit several examples of these real-world Engineered... Read More

Fasteners & Hardware

Bridgeport's "Team Done That" Saves the Day for Electrical Contractor Faced with Having to Rewire a Ten-story Building Because of His Mistake

May 24, 2016

STRATFORD, Conn. – What if a contractor pulled datacom wire for a ten-story building but had neglected to install the required bushings for each floor’s electrical enclosures? Sounds like a lot of time and money would have been wasted, right? Not if there was a perfect solution. Thankfully, the electrician’s distributor remembered his training session with a member of Bridgeport’s... Read More